Linux Retail Quake 1 and 2

May 13th, 1999 by Crusader

Bob Zimbinski of the Linux Game Tome updated with the news from E3 that Macmillan Software will be distributing the retail Linux ports of the id Software classics Quake 1 and Quake 2, which will have the previously released mission packs for both games bundled. Quake: The Offering will retail for $39.99 (which includes Scourge of Armagon and Dissolution of Eternity) and Quake II: Colossus will retail for $49.99 (which includes The Reckoning and Ground Zero). A statement from id CEO Todd Hollenshead says:

Linux fans have been faithful supporters of id Software for a number of years. The retail appearance of Quake and Quake II for Linux brings to them the most exciting games on the planet.

The full press release can be read at the Game Tome here.