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- Fundraiser for Jennell Jaquays’ Heathcare and Funeral ExpensesJannell Jaquays was one of the key level designers for Quake 3: Arena and worked on many other games as well. Her work outside of games included fighting for transgender rights. Jaquays passed away today and is survived by her two children and wife Rebecca Heineman who is raising money to pay for medical expenses… Read more: Fundraiser for Jennell Jaquays’ Heathcare and Funeral Expenses
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What is ioquake3?
ioquake3 is a free and open-source software first person shooter engine based on the Quake 3: Arena and Quake 3: Team Arena source code. The source code is licensed under the GPL version 2, and was first released under that license by id software on August 20th, 2005. Since then, our dedicated team has working hard to improve it, fixing bugs, and adding just the right new features to make the engine even better than before.
What can I do with ioquake3?
You can use it to play Quake 3: Arena, Quake 3: Team Arena, and the mods people have made for those games. See our Player’s Guide for instructions and help playing ioquake3, or our SysAdmin Guide to get started running your own game server. Or play a game that other great teams using ioquake3 have made if you don’t already have Quake 3.
You can also make your own game from our source code in git on gibhub.
Thank you to everyone who has ever contributed to ioquake3, this project would not exist without you!