Welcome to the Arena, where high-ranking warriors are transformed into spineless mush. Abandoning every ounce of common sense and any trace of doubt, you lunge onto a stage of harrowing landscapes and veiled abysses. Your new environment rejects you with lava pits and atmospheric hazards as legions of foes surround you, testing the gut reaction that brought you here in the first place. Your new mantra: Fight or be finished.

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About Eat at medve's with 14 comments by medve on Jan 27th, 2013

I’ve promised Quake 3 mods… I lied [insert evil laugh here]. Unfortunately most of the mods are kind of dead, since the active players have gone to QL. You can see people tho in Q3: if they can hit a moving target they go play cpma duel, if they can’t hit a moving target… well… they still have excessive plus with bfg spamming. To be honest, e+ has a lot of extremely good features, and people use it to this. Simply waste of code. But good news, I’ve updated some of the mod profiles and added a few to Q3/4.

Anyways, I’ve decided to make a big pack instead, including all the active mods and engine updates, community mappacks, hudeditors, custom texturepacks…and after packing all that should be necessary, a 3gb of raw community stuff was zipped into one bigass file. I’ve enabled the hd texturepack, and bloom (!), and Q3 seemed really sexy to be honest. So I thought it’s time to make a vid of all the proper graphical updates for the Quake series:


Epsilon: A standalone Quake 1. Totally legit and awsome work. Pure community stuff, also they have added retextured oldschool mods. Fckn A

Berserker: It’s a bit buggy (at least the 1.36 version I tested), but looks really neat, especially the water. I will upload the new 1.38 full version in the days, and gonna make a Maverick Servers mirror, cause the moddb servers are working at twice the speed as they used to, cause the european players are now not equal to other nations on the world, and they are not allowed to download stuff from Filefront (i mean Gamefront). Seriously eu players, shame on you for living there.

Excessive Dawn + Metal Tech + HRCCTRP (High Resolution Creative Commons Texture Replacement Pack Is Not A Practical Name For A Texturepack): Excessive dawn guys have made an excellent 64bit exe for q3, also they implemented bloom from Alien Arena. I’ve merged the other two texturepacks to one, and changed some ugly textures (like the black railgun, or the weird jumppad) = profit

Sikkmod: We all know the ups and downs of the sikkmod, but it’s still better to play the singleplayer, then without it…them glares are really sexy.

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Weapons Technology Mod
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Weapons Technology Mod

Aug 30, 2013 Weapons Technology Mod Full Version 0 comments

A Quake III Arena mod. Adds guided missiles to the rocket launcher and the ability to setup trip-mines to the grenade launcher.

Threewave CTF v1.7 PATCH
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Threewave CTF v1.7 PATCH

Nov 15, 2012 Threewave CTF Patch 0 comments

Threewave CTF is purely astonishing in the way it has been built for for Q3A. Those who are familiar with the Quake 1 version will find their jaws on...

Threewave CTF v1.6 Full
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Threewave CTF v1.6 Full

Nov 15, 2012 Threewave CTF Full Version 0 comments

Threewave CTF is purely astonishing in the way it has been built for for Q3A. Those who are familiar with the Quake 1 version will find their jaws on...

Q3 Pro Installer 2.0.2
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Q3 Pro Installer 2.0.2

Nov 13, 2012 Quake III Arena Installer Tool 1 comment

One of the easiest ways to install q3. its totally legal, and easy, and of course fast.

ezQuake 3 installer v2.1
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ezQuake 3 installer v2.1

Nov 13, 2012 Quake III Arena Installer Tool 0 comments

ezQuake is a multiplayer-oriented source port based on fuhQuake that is designed to be a quick and easy way to get into multiplayer. You must have the...

OSP mod 1.03a FULL
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OSP mod 1.03a FULL

Nov 13, 2012 OSP Full Version 0 comments

For a bit of background, OSP Tourney DM is designed to facilitate competitive, yet flexible, match play. Thismod simply makes it easier and more convenient...

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juniman2000
juniman2000 Sep 29 2013, 7:01pm says:

who would like to play this game with me its so hard to find ppl to play

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Guest
Guest Dec 31 2012, 10:34pm says:

I agree that this is one of the best FPS I've ever played.. though Duke3d was super fun in MP... What I'm finding is that games that are supposed to be simple (Just kill the other guys) has become complicated, and in that process a lot of the fun of the game has been lost...
I've been playing some UT2k4 and I still go back to Q3 when I really want to have fun without endless frustration

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Sabian
Sabian May 30 2012, 10:38am says:

There are a lot of mods for this game I don't understand why no one has thought of a Halo or Assassins Creed mod for this game

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Sabian
Sabian Jun 1 2012, 10:37pm replied:

Maybe a Naruto mod as well

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Zonic76
Zonic76 Mar 31 2012, 1:55am says:

how same is the gun-play etc to Unreal Tournment

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leilei
leilei Apr 27 2012, 9:55pm replied:

No second triggers
Less tactical (i.e. no biorifle or shock combos - though the Prox Launcher in Team Arena comes very close to a UT3 Bio Rifle)
and most importantly imo for the sake of flow that no one ever mentions

getting shot doesn't mean a critical loss of velocity, instead, velocity is ADDED. Someone can rail you off course.

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Goat‪
Goat‪ Mar 21 2012, 2:47am says:

This was my first fps game on PC, most of the fps games I played before it were console based which were the awesome 007 games and they happened to use the ID Tech 3 engine also ironically. :P

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pacifiedherbicide
pacifiedherbicide Dec 6 2011, 9:12am says:

A day just isn't complete without a match of Quake 3. id definitely did something right, considering this game came out ten years ago, and so many people still play it.

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Madnessguy10
Madnessguy10 Dec 20 2011, 7:41pm replied:

agreed!

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Midnightmare
Midnightmare Aug 26 2011, 3:54pm replied:

If there is a game that can beat Q3 deathmatch.. is Quake 1 Deathmatch!

Is a must try (specially if you play against large groups of players/bots).
Fast paced as hell and full of action all the way :D

ID Rules!

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Quake III Arena
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Quake 3, is without a doubt, one of my favourite games. This game is amazing. I can play it offline for hours and hours without getting bored. The bots are great, and quite challenging on higher difficulty settings. The weapons are well designed but the machinegun was really crappy. Making stuff for this game is really easy and makes the game even better. There isn't really a storyline to the singleplayer campaign. But this isn't much of an annoyence. I found the maps to be very fun, especially…

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