The next id Software-produced titleslated for release is EnemyTerritory: Quake Wars, a multiplayer first-person shooter being developedby Splash Damage (who alsodeveloped Wolfenstein:Enemy Territory). ET: Quake Wars is set prior to Quake 2 and 4, duringthe initial Strogg invasion of Earth.
The biggest news is that a Windows semi-public beta test has begun;however, there are
That said, Timothee Besset
I don’t want to commit to any schedule for the ETQW Linux client at thispoint. Most of my time is spent working on the game itself, on the Linuxdedicated server and on the network infrastructure.
Once those things wind down (in the upcoming weeks) I will start workingspecifically on the client. But fear not, ATI and NVidia have expressedinterest in getting a Linux client early, so they can review how it performsand get their drivers adjusted. When we release, we’ll release a high qualityproduct, just like we do on Windows.
In any case, don’t expect to find Linux binaries on the retail DVD. It’s hardenough for everyone to get gold masters done, there are enough things to checkand worry about, I will not place additional strain on the procedure by tryingto squeeze my additional set of files on there.
In the meantime, there’s the official ETQW