Quake 2 is another classic from id software.

While not modded quite as much as it's predecessor or Q3A, it is still a blast to play and the mod's on offer are bundles of fun. Just step into Quake 2 Rocket Arena, armed with the new and almighty rocket and rail gun and you will be gibbing for hours on end.

If you dig fast paced action, then load up the good ole Quake 2, fire up a mod or two and have some fun!

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About Quake 2 with 0 comments by Saliva on Dec 19th, 2014

I've been putting lots of effort in mapping during the last couple of months and I've been receiving positive feedback about the work I've done so far. There are many new sections I've added to the map and I've spent a considerable amount of time to get the lighting just perfect. I've also connected more parts to give the player more choice as how to approach certain situations.

The project will consist of three maps in total. The layout of the first map is nearly finished. Next, I will need to spend some time on making every switch, elevator and door work and also add items and monsters.

Let's take a look at some screenshots:

The editor shot above shows a recently constructed part of the map. I chose a rusty style because this area serves as a disposal unit. This area will contain a very powerful item in a pool of acid. The player has a couple of choices: ignore the item, get the item and sacrifice a considerable amount of health or spend some extra time searching for a protective suit.

Here you can see a completed in-game screenshot of the area mentioned above. I've spend a considerable amount of time on the lighting in this part.

This is a different part of the map. As you can see, the style used here is somewhat different than the previous area. This area is representing a 'boiler room'.

Last but not least, I also made a video that shows how I build a new part of the map during the course of 45 minutes. It is fast forwarded a bit and I've added some music for your entertainment. You can check out the video here:

If you want to see some more news about this project or others that are already finished, you can take a look on my website:
Digistress.blogspot.be

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kvaki
kvaki Oct 6 2006, 3:50am says:

lol can some addonmb admin just like cut and paste my quake2 mod dday normandy webpage from moddb here.

Moddb.com

thanx :P

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HaX80r
HaX80r Aug 3 2006, 1:21pm says:

I'm creating a Quake 2 mod, and I don't know where else to post this. How do I get my mod listed? I need help, too. If there's anyone out there who can make 3d models and skins, I could use your help. Thx all.

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PeppermintWardrobe
PeppermintWardrobe Jun 19 2006, 12:42am says:

yeah u got xfire? If u have hte game installed it shows a list of servers 4 u

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Dr.Noob
Dr.Noob Apr 21 2006, 10:31pm says:

Is their anyway i can play this game online-not over a lan? cuz this game is fun with dm.

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Sehnsucht!
Sehnsucht! Dec 24 2008, 9:33am replied:

Garry's Mod fan?

We are working on converting this game to the Source engine... (Half-Life 2 engine) You may be interested in the Quake II Source project.

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George_is_best
George_is_best Nov 10 2005, 11:17am says:

Man I beat this game so easy it aint funny. They need to make it harder.

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Eagle12687
Eagle12687 Jul 27 2005, 4:14pm says:

I always wondered about the relation between Quake and Quake 2. I never understood how Quake 2 could be a Quake sequel. Quake 3: Arena however ties into both. You can play as Ranger or Grunt, and then there is Bitterman. If you look closely at your crashed ship in Quake 2, it bares the name "Bitterman." And of course there is Tank Junior like Tank in Quake 2.

I always thought that Quake was a Doom spinoff. Think about it. The government is doing experiments in inter-dimensional travel and basically open up the gates to hell. Even the helmet worn by the Quake guy resembles the helmet worn by the doom guy, except it has no glass or breathing apparatus. Both Doom and Quake have pentagrams, and other satanic stuff such as the level named "Satan's Dark Delight." Shub-Niggorath, is taken from Lovecraft, obviously, and though I haven't gotten around to reading it, I suppose that the shambler comes from Robert Bloch's Lovecraftian mythos story, "The Shambler From the Stars."
Actually Quake seems to bare a closer resemblance to Doom than to it's sequel.

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Morganhahaha
Morganhahaha Jul 4 2005, 11:34am says:

Quake 2 is definitely one of the best games, ever, period :D

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ZuljinRaynor
ZuljinRaynor May 29 2005, 6:38pm says:

Quake 2 and Quake 4 are story related.
Quake 1 sucks.

Quake 2 is one of the best FPSs ever.

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Handshakes
Handshakes May 21 2005, 11:50pm says:

quake2 = finest single-player FPS ever created. And yes, as far as I know, Quake1 dude was Ranger and none of the stories match at all.

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