Archives by Day

About Rainier

PC gamer, WorthPlaying EIC, globe-trotting couch potato, patriot, '80s headbanger, movie watcher, music lover, foodie and man in black -- squirrel!


As an Amazon Associate, we earn commission from qualifying purchases.

'Quake IV' - Quakemas Multiplayer Map Pack Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 20, 2005 @ 11:02 a.m. PST

id Software has released three new multiplayer maps for Ravensoft's sci-fi FPS Quake 4 (Railed, Tremors and Campgrounds Redux). Read more for download links ...

Get the Quake 4 Quakemas Map Pack off WP (23mb)

This Map Pack is compatible with QUAKE 4 1.0, and updates and

This Map Pack consists of the file pak013.pk4 and contains the following multiplayer maps:

Campgrounds Redux (q4dm9) -
With QUAKE 4's updated technology, Campgrounds Redux now has a fresh look and feel, revitalizing this QUAKE III(tm) classic. Excellent for any number of players, this updated version supports Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch and Tournament modes, where hard-core QUAKE fans can get crazy with this throw-back to one of their old favorites.

Railed (q4tourney1) -
Set in an abandoned, rusting Strogg facility, the environment in Railed produces fast-paced frenetic tournament style action! This new map is all about close-quarters combat and hair-trigger reflexes as players hustle through the winding, multi-tiered corridors. Designed especially for Tournament play, Railed also supports Deathmatch and Team Deathmatch game modes, and is guaranteed to provide some thrilling fast-action gameplay.

Tremors (q4ctf7) -
Built within a twisting underground cavern and peppered throughout with pipes, bridges, and catwalks, Tremors demands tactical expertise. Enemies attack from above and below in the enormous, multi-tiered environment, making team-play invaluable. Tremors is perfect for huge Capture-The-Flag games, and also supports the Arena Capture-The-Flag gameplay mode.

To use the new maps in the map rotation cycle, a new map cycle script file has been included with the Map Pack, called mapcycle-mp1.scriptcfg.

To use the new map cycle script:
1. On the Multiplayer- Create Server screen, click "Advanced Options"
2. In the "Map cycle script file" field, enter mapcycle-mp1.scriptcfg
3. Click "Close advanced options"
4. Start the server

Alternately, this can be set with the console command:
g_mapCycle mapcycle-mp1.scriptcfg

To uninstall, simply delete the pak013.pk4 file from your QUAKE 4q4base directory.

blog comments powered by Disqus