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Tuesday, May 24, 2005
 

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Enemy Territory: Quake Wars Announced for PC
8:10 AM | Marcus Albers | Comment on this story

id Software and Activision have announced that Enemy Territory: Quake Wars is in development now for the PC with developers Splash Damage. Splash Damage is the U.K. development house responsible for the original Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory game.

Quake Wars is an online multi-player, team-based shooter that pits the armies of Earth against the evil Strogg during the event that started the entire Quake series: the Strogg invasion of Earth.

As the invasion begins, players choose to battle as one of five unique classes in either the EDF (Earth Defense Force – humans) or the barbaric alien Strogg armies, each augmented with specialist weapons and combat hardware. Troops utilize over 40 conventional and futuristic vehicles, deployable structures, and defense systems like quad-bikes, tanks, and alien walkers for epic ground assaults; or helicopters and anti-gravity ships to lend firepower from the air. Throughout each battle, teams establish bases, deploy defense structures, artillery, radar, and advanced forward-command systems into enemy territory while constructing and demolishing obstacles to speed progress and gain a tactical advantage over the enemy.
The game, which utilizes id's new Mega Texture™ rendering technology and the Doom 3 engine, has not been announced for the Macintosh, but id Software has an impressive track-record when it comes to the Mac, so we'll keep an eye on this one. Head over to Splash Damage's website to read the press release about the game.

Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars™ Announced
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