» OverDose has Sound!
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 moddb.com 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 moddb.com.
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
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 GOG.com 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
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.
» The Ultimate Doom3Edit Tutorial
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 moddb.com. Head there to get it.
The description reads:
The Ultimate DOOMEdit Tutorial since doom3world.org 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 doom3world.org If you have any problem send message to me. Thanks-Kılıçarslan
» How I Fell in love with QuakeCon
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!
» 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.
» 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 moddb.com 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, ...
» 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.