Open Quartz – ego shooter game

Open Quartz is a free ego shooter that can function as a remake of the Quake game content. It is a replacement for the Quake game data released under a freely distributable licence.

Have you ever wondered why there are so many free Quake engines but not a free Quake? Well, OpenQuartz tries to fill this gap.

Open Quartz is a project to supply GPL artwork to create a fully GPL game based around the GPL Quake sourcecode. The pak0 module contains content (maps, models, graphics and sounds) and Quake-C code which controls the behavior and rules of the game. There is also a playable version available that has bot support. Anyone who ever wanted to create his own First-Person-Shooter can use Open Quartz as a base.

Features include:

  • Single player games.
  • Deathmatch against bots or real people.
  • Monsters in Death gametype.
  • Handles all deathmatch maps.

Website: sourceforge.net/projects/openquartz
Support: Documentation
Developer: Open Quartz Team
License: GNU GPL v2

Open Quartz

Open Quartz is written in C. Learn C with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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