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» Simple Quake Launcher

MaxEd made something called the Simple Quake Launcher. It's a replacement for all those .bat files all us Quake players use to launch your maps and mods.

It's a simple program to use. Just be sure to has the MS.Net Framework 3.5.

You can comment on it over at Func_Msgboard and download it from here.

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» Yet Another 3D Adventure Game Update + Code Release: 1.51

Ya3dag is out with 1.51. It come in Linux and Windows. The most notable change is the support of IQM models. You can get the Windows and Linux versions on along with the source code.

Ya3dag is based on the quake 2 modification Quake2maX and the Lazarus game dll. Want to create your own levels? Well, you've come to the right place. Ya3dag has a built-in "what you see is what you get" level-editor and has been specifically designed for rapid level creation. Terrain, smart NPC's, weather, physic simulation, ...

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» Unoficial Quake 2 support for TrenchBroom

It's about time! An unofficial addon for TrenchBroom that supports Quake 2! While we're waiting for TrenchBroom 2 with official Q2 support, this can satisfy those of why who wanted something better then the standard 4 pane map editors!

Thanks to r1 over at Tastyspleen for pointing this out and to Null over at Quake2Cafe for writing up instructions. All you need is TrenchBroom and the Q2 addon. Be sure to follow the instructions at Quake2Cafe.

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» Doom Reborn Showing of... Centered Weapon!

In the original Doom the weapon was centered, so Doom Reborn is trying to recreate that. With that attempt we've gotten pictures! Of course the old Doom guy was a south paw, so it still needs to be tweaked ;) but click “Read More” to see screens his the weapon being centered and leave him comments on what you think!

The basic goal of Doom Reborn ( and mod site) is to recreate the original Doom and Doom 2 in the idTech4 engine with all the engine eye candy ID Software has provided us with so we can recreate the game for a classic Doom player to remember and enjoy the memories of the classics in a modernized way, but keeping the old Doom spirit well in the game.  

You can download the latest version here.

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» Perfected Doom 3: New Features List

The list of completed and expected features for the next version of Perfected Doom 3 has been posted. One of the bigger in developlemt features is the addition of Last Man Standing support, the coop mod for Doom 3. 

You can read the full list over at and also get the latest version of Perfected Doom 3.

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» Quake “Epsilon” 2.52 Released

Epsilon is a Quake mod that combines a bunch of other Quake mods/content to make it super pretty. Eye candy galore. It's not just Quake either, it's the expansion and a bunch of mods that are improved! It's one of those you'll have to see to believe so browse around the image and video sections over at

You can download the latest build/patches over at Be sure to check out the mod's site for more information on this graphical Christmas present!

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» Kot-In-Action released Doom 3 BFG Mod Launcher

Seems pretty neat! motorsep of KOT Creative Artel has created and released the Doom 3 BFG Mod Launcher. Currently it supports 5 mods/maps. The mods supported he tweaked so they'll run in Doom 3 BFG so me sure to get them from the links he provided.

You can get the Mod Launcher from this thread on the KOT forums and be sure to read the instructions here. It lists the prerequisites required to run it.

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» Blade Yautja Video!

And some pic's, but it's an awesome video! The video is showing off the Antarctica level along with some SETI action.

You can view the video by clicking “Read More”. There's also some new screenshots.

Blade Yautja is an idTech4 based adventure from a different Universe with creatures with advanced technology and superior hunting skills this mod will be that adventure. The mod will include new weapons new locations new models, new textures ,sounds and enemies to battle through.

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Brutal Doom's Drippy Blood

02 09 14 - 11:05

On v19 the dripping blood always looked the same and had an annoying sound. Now the blood will drip in different amounts depending of how much blood has hit the ceiling, and with much better new sounds.

Neat, no? Click “Read More” to watch the video.

What is Brutal Doom? It's ups everything in Doom/Doom 2 by a factor of 100 and leaves you screaming for more! Brütal Doom will make the good an old Doom have a new and fresh look. It will give you a reason to play all the Ultimate Doom, Doom 2, and Final Doom levels again. This mod also works with almost every megawad and map pack around. Take a breath, and prepare to RIP AND TEAR HUGE GUTS!!!!!

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Doom Reborn Showing off Menu Concept

02 09 14 - 11:02

Doom Reborn show's off a concept for their Doom/Doom 2 remake. It's simple, it works, it's a video! Check it out by clicking “Read More”.

Doom Reborn is a total conversion mod for Doom3 of the original Doom Series. Our goal is to recreate the original Doom & Doom 2 in the Doom3 engine with new textures and new models of the original weapons and monsters with the maps redone and retextured.

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[LvL Updates] An original and re-makes

01 09 14 - 14:35

Four reviews and five maps in this ..::LvL update
- Top pick is a CTF release from Pat Howard. The others are re-makes
and re-mixed version of id Software originals with various levels of

* Ironwood by Pat Howard
* Temples of Retribution by V1979
* The Very End of Reality by V1979
* The Yard Of Stone And Steel by Anthony Tullo

Videos and panoramas for all.

In other news the site should work a lot better on small screens (like
phones). There is still some work to be done however.

OverDose has Sound!

01 09 14 - 14:33

Editors to be more specific, sound editors. It has a new sound system build from the ground up and that includes a new in game speaker editor and reverb editor. It also now has a fully scriptable particle and FX system so, as one of the creators puts it, “OverDose... is to be fully scriptable and can be changed by even a twerp with notepad.” Cool, eh?

They discontinued their website as the page was getting more traffic, so be sure to adjust your bookmarks. You can read the full details of the latest news release over at

OverDose is a class, team & objective based multiplayer game set on a post apocalyptic Earth, were the Confederate Marine Corps and Marauders battle it out for supremacy over the destroyed cities of a war torn world. Using idTech2 as a base, we are writing our engine from the ground up to take advantage of modern day graphical options and details levels to bring you eye popping class based multiplayer mayhem. This isn’t just war... Its an all out apocalypse!

QUBE is on sale @ GOG.Com

29 08 14 - 11:04

I wouldn't normally do this, but in 2011 I held a contest over at PlanetQuake for Christmas. Toxic Games, the developer behind the puzzle game QUBE, gave me a couple Steam keys to give away for the contest.

That game is currently on sale at for $4, so if you like puzzle games pick this one up. I recommend it.

So THANK YOU Toxic Games for supporting the Quake community!

Brace Yourself for Blade Yautja Media Explosion

29 08 14 - 10:06

It's been a while since I posted some screens/videos from the mod and they've started to build up. So, click “Read More” to check out a ton of screenshots!

Blade Yautja is an idTech4 based adventure from a different Universe with creatures with advanced technology and superior hunting skills this mod will be that adventure. The mod will include new weapons new locations new models, new textures ,sounds and enemies to battle through.

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The Ultimate Doom3Edit Tutorial

25 08 14 - 22:42

The words of the author, not mine (I haven't looked at it yet). HellKnightX posted a tutorial for Doom3Edit (the built in Doom 3 map editor) on Head there to get it.

The description reads:

The Ultimate DOOMEdit Tutorial since is down made by me. You NEED DOOM 3 Resurrection of Evil to run the map because there are certain entities that only work in resurrection of evil. I used all of the editing entities such as func,target,trigger,path. Some of them don't work. I want to help people with this tutorial aimed map. Please read the read me file. Thanks to: ID Software EMO Level Designer If you have any problem send message to me. Thanks-Kılıçarslan  

How I Fell in love with QuakeCon

23 08 14 - 10:56

Tim Edwards over at PCGamesN wrote up an article of, well, how he fell in love with QuakeCon.

If you've ever wanted to know some of the things the visitors love about that event but never went, give it a read!



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