In 1997 Quake II was released ending the Strogg's collective leader the Makron being killed. Quake III moves away from the Strogg, but the universe's worst cybernetic foes return in Quake IV, ready to be destroyed yet again by Earth's forces. Quake II left the Strogg home planet without its planetary defenses, leaving it open for your attack as part of Earth's new armada. You help deliver the final assault to the Strogg as Matthew Kane, member of an elite squad fighting along squadmates with vehicles and advanced weaponary.

Quake IV is based on the Doom III engine, although it is apparent that Quake IV will be a superior modding platform thanks to iD and Raven's efforts in optimizing the netcode, adding vehicles, and general fixes made to the engine since Doom III's release.

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About False Dawn with 12 comments by little_gears on Jul 17th, 2014

Finally.

After years of development and wrestling with Quake 4, False Dawn is finally ready to be set loose in the wild.  Just in time for Quakecon 2014, you can now attempt to save the human race from the brink of extinction from a newer, more powerful Strogg foe.  This enemy seems familiar, but much has changed in the years since Cpl. Matthew Kane defeated the Makron and Destroyed the Strogg's communications Nexus.  Prepare for ~90-120 minutes of gameplay that will challenge not only brawn, but brains and reflexes.  

I must thank absolutely everybody involved in the development of False Dawn.  It's been a long road with many bumps, but we've made it.  Special mention must first go out to Sikkpin who contributed not only the amazing Sikkmod, but also a whole raft of custom effects and features specific to False Dawn.  Next up is Vlad 'Titan Slayer' Zhuravlyov, who has most kindly supplied the soundtrack for False Dawn.  He even produced a remix of a classic track from the Quake universe that is included somewhere in the mod.  I must also thank Gaute Rasmussen and Andy Nokes on their stellar jobs in voicing two of the three characters featured in the mod.  I can't speak highly enough of these fine gentlemen, without whom this project would have never been the same.

To wet your appetite prior to downloading the mod, I would like to quickly introduce the two other zones that make up the facility of False Dawn.

The Air Filtration Facility

The Air Filtration Facility (AFF) is the oldest and least reliable part of the Facility.  This is an issue due to the fact that the AFF houses Atmosphere Control which maintains the oxygen levels Facility wide.  If Atmosphere Control were to fail, it could potentially flood entire areas of the Facility with Toxic gas.

Air Filtration Facility - Entryway

The Nerve Centre

Very little is known Nerve Centre other than it controls all networking, security and logic systems within the Facility.  What is known however, is that unlike the rest of the Facility the Nerve Centre is kept in immaculate condition.  There are no flickering lights, or exposed wires to be seen here.  Surely such a vital area would not be without formidable protection.

Nerve Centre - Entry Lift

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Area unknown.  No reliable intel available.

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Now, go, download False Dawn and enjoy it.

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**ATTN: ATI USERS** CATALYST A.I. MUST BE DISABLED IN ORDER FOR SIKKMOD EFFECTS TO RENDER CORRECTLY. Initial release of False Dawn. This is the archive...

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False Dawn 1.0 - Installer

Jul 17, 2014 False Dawn Full Version 12 comments

**ATTN: ATI USERS** CATALYST A.I. MUST BE DISABLED IN ORDER FOR SIKKMOD EFFECTS TO RENDER CORRECTLY. Initial release of False Dawn. This is the installer...

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Dec 27, 2013 Strogg Universe Full Version 1 comment

Version 2 changes: - some more levels: surface, surface2, core, skrell10 - smaller download - better sounds - faster level load times - the AI perform...

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Q43A WIN/LINUX BUILD #19.8.9 UPDATE PATCH

Dec 27, 2013 Q43A WIN32/LINUX Patch 0 comments

Another patch to fix a few small glitches in multiplayer, and includes a new version of Q43A Launcher with gametype typo`s fixed and a few other changes

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Jan 17, 2013 Q43A WIN32/LINUX Full Version 0 comments

requires quake 4 with point release 1.4.2 installed. Q43A mod fixes many if not all glitches and bugs known in quake`s 4 gameplay and existing mods, adds...

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Roryos
Roryos Sep 7 2007, 6:03am says:

Were they talking about illegel stuff, I thoought they were just saying that the new patchd oesn't require the DVD to run the game

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Huntgar
Huntgar Feb 27 2007, 2:28pm says:

Is this mod worth getting? The name sounds cool. But now sure that it will be a good mod.

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Phatman
Phatman Nov 16 2006, 4:33pm says:

overall a fun game, but it could have been so much better.

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stroganoff
stroganoff Oct 17 2006, 2:56am says:

patched Q4 and yes no need for DVD, thanks, now I can load up and play for 10 mins or so if I like for a break etc

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CommandoPoop
CommandoPoop Sep 5 2006, 3:00pm says:

@stroganoff: after patch 1.04 they got rid of needing a CD or DVD. So as long as you're patched you don't need a no cd crack

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FF7Vincent
FF7Vincent Jul 27 2006, 11:23am says:

1.All the levels pretty much looked the same
2.Fighting the strogg got reallll boring
3.Ending sucked big time

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peaky
peaky Jun 30 2006, 12:23am says:

Bah, why on earth would you ask here, it's not like they are hard to find... Besides im pretty sure asking for non-legit things isn't tolerated around here.

On topic: Quake 4 is meh, not worth buying.

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mikewood
mikewood Jun 16 2006, 7:56am says:

I think this game was AMAZING I havnt enjoyed a game so much since I played HL2 so id say QUAKE 4 is my second favourite SP game from now on!

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frosty-theaussie
frosty-theaussie Nov 23 2006, 8:56pm says:

THERE IS TO BE NO DISCUSSION OF REQUESTING OF ILLEGAL CONTENT IN ANY ASPECT HERE AT MODDB

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MD-SocietyMP5
MD-SocietyMP5 Feb 25 2006, 3:11pm says:

haha this game was the ****... awsome game play... the machine gun for being a second weapon was seriously the only gun i needed... that scope i mean geez i got headshots after headshots... but even threw all that haha i still managed to run outta ammo with the masses of enemy strogg that kept coming after me.

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