Quake 4

PC, XB360 / Action / Release: Oct 18, 2005 / ESRB: M

Bethesda re-releasing Quake 4 on Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Bethesda is re-releasing Quake 4 on Xbox 360, as part of its effort to put its mark on id Software titles following the studio acquisition.


Team Fortress 2 items celebrate QuakeCon 2011

By Garnett Lee, Aug 05, 2011 5:30pm PDT

Team Fortress 2 classes get bonus items for owning, buying, or pre-ordering Quake IV, Rage, Fallout: New Vegas, Brink, and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim as part of Steam's QuakeCon promotion.


Carmack remembers Quake on 15th anniversary

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 23, 2011 6:45am PDT

id sister company Bethesda's celebrated the fifteenth anniversary of Quake's launch with some thoughts from id techno-wizard John Carmack, and by digging up a documentary about the launch of QuakeWorld.


Quake Expo celebrates Quake's 15th anniversary

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 20, 2011 6:00am PDT

The fan-organised Quake Expo 2011 kicked off over the weekend, celebrating 15 years of id Software's seminal FPS with new mod releases, mapping contests, and other festivities.


Rage producer thinks id ready for Quake and Wolfenstein

By Garnett Lee, Apr 29, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Rage senior producer Jason Kim talked about the changes at id and how he thinks they can freshen up Quake and Wolfenstein in my interview with him.


Quake 4 Multiplayer Demo Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 24, 2007 7:28am PDT

Following the release of the 1.4.2 patch, a new Quake 4 multiplayer demo is now available. The demo uses the game code from that patch, and...


"I like how a game like this is STILL getting marketed with a demo + patches 2 years after it ..."

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New Quake 4 Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 18, 2007 3:30pm PDT

Following an extensive period of public testing, id Software and Raven have released a new Quake 4 patch, updating the sci-fi shooter to version...


"This patch also seems to include the community map pack from what I can tell, which is cool."

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Quake 4 1.4.1 Beta Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 04, 2007 6:41am PDT

id Software sends along an updated beta release of an upcoming Quake 4 patch, now at v1.4.1. It offers a number of game and engine changes over...


id Software Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 13, 2007 6:22am PDT

PlanetQuake3.net returns from GDC with an article format id Software interview. id's Marty Stratton and Steve Nix were asked about engine...


"I love how they say they don't know whether they'll be able to unveil their new title at this ..."

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Quake 4 Beta Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 08, 2007 4:55am PST

A new beta Quake 4 patch is now available, updating the Raven Software shooter to version 1.4. This update features things like refined hitboxes,...


"after trying it briefly i've noticed some things: good: - the game feels way more solid ..."

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Quake 4 Community Map Pack Submissions Available

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 02, 2007 9:11am PST

Over at the id Software website you can find a zip file containing all 34 maps submitted to the Quake 4 Community Map Pak contest. These maps will...


"q4 is pretty solid for hardcore fps gamers, fast dmffa, dmtp, 1v1 and ctf"

- dael see all 5 comments

Quake 4 Map Contest Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 21, 2006 9:36am PST

The id Software website has been updated, offering information on a Quake 4 mapping contest. The levels, which you can send to id until January...


"Any god bot mods you can recommend? I tried one (that was in beta i think) which wasn't bad, ..."

- humbleone see all 37 comments

Updated Quake 4 Linux Binaries

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 08, 2006 4:28am PDT

The .plan file (yes someone is still using those) of id Software's Timothee Besset notes that a new build of the Quake 4 Linux binaries is now...


"The name '.plan' comes from the fact that on old Unix systems you could have a file named .plan ..."

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Quake 4 1.3 Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 31, 2006 12:47pm PDT

Activision sends along the newest Quake 4 patch, adding new content and features to Raven's first person shooter sequel. If you already have...


"Interesting Patch... Now that we've installed it...we hope it is as appealing to the general ..."

- sirdark see all 81 comments

Quake 4 1.3 Patch Content Preview

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 29, 2006 6:20am PDT

Ritualistic and PlanetQuake4.net both have previews of the upcoming Quake 4 1.3 patch, revealing that Ritual Entertainment has created new maps and...


"q4 is doomed due to the fact that the multiplayer was focused on dm. There is just too many ..."

- Rageaholic see all 126 comments