The Quake engine is the game engine that was written to power 1996's Quake, written by id Software. It featured true 3D realtime rendering and is now licensed under the GPL. After release it immediately forked, as did the level design. Much of the engine remained in Quake II and Quake III Arena. The Quake engine, like the Doom engine, used Binary space partitioning (BSP). The Quake engine also used Gouraud shading for moving objects, and a static lightmap for nonmoving objects.

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Dec 15th, 2010 2 people agree 1 person doesn't

wtf? this engine is EPIC!!!!!!!!!!!!! **** YHEA.

ibloodheuer says
10 ibloodheuer

Aug 9th, 2015 0 people agree 0 people don't

Best and most influential engine Ever...

Till this day, Source still have quake code under the hood.

punk0x29a says
10 punk0x29a

Apr 13th, 2015 0 people agree 0 people don't

Concidering countless spin-offs, iterations, re-writes, branches, and most importantly the fact that it aged so damn well, one can easy say that Quake Engine is for game engines exactly that, what Unix is for operating systems. Or something like that. I'm definitely onto something here... :)

RazgrizTheLombax says
10 RazgrizTheLombax

Oct 7th, 2014 0 people agree 0 people don't

i've played Hexen 2 on the Quake-Engine. it's so ******* AWESOME!
You need to try it at least once,and if you don't like it,i don't give a ****!
Anyway,the engine is cool and i'm writing ***** because i need 150 characters.

junbug says
10 junbug

Aug 11th, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

useful for psp

Jukki says
10 Jukki

Dec 27th, 2010 1 person agrees 1 person doesn't

Quake is awesome engine to start of long road of indie/mod develoopping. Loong life for quake

snowdecay says
10 snowdecay

Nov 24th, 2010 1 person agrees 1 person doesn't

A true software masterpiece. Rather than being sculpted from ice, this masterful piece of art was sculpted from C and Assembly.

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10 ShouldBeNew

Jan 8th, 2014

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Oct 20th, 2013

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Kukov says
10 Kukov

Aug 9th, 2013

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