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Title : Colony2: The Culling Station
Filename : Colony2.bsp
Author : Mark Turner
E-mail Address : [email protected]
I would appreciate any comments
or opinions anyone has on this map.
I want as much feedback as possible.
Thanks for checking this map out!
URL : I don't have my own,
but some of my favourites are:
Other publications : I made Colony a while ago, and a few
demos here and there. Though most are
availible at cdrom.com and
Description : This is my second Quake map. Another base
level. My next one will be runic, I hope!
It's not my favourite type of map, (I prefer
the castles theme, like Rituals 'Black Cathederal')
but I am pleased with what I have accomplished.
I just hope you will be too :)
Main Credit to : ID Software whom hath inspired us all!
Tim Willits for showing us how these levels
should be done. And not forgetting _=AKUMA=_
who publicised this level so well!
Additional Credits to : Armin Rigo, the Author of QuArK, and generally
all round talented programmer.
The creator of the Reaper Bots.
_=AKUMA=_, for the testing, and ideas, as well as
some useful opinions on styling and design.
Crash for a cool web page.
Matt Sefton for so many cool levels, and an
excellent page. Credit is also due to the
authors of some of my favourite levels;
Cooperative 2-4 Player : Yes, 4 player starts which are slightly staggered
through the level.
Deathmatch 2-16 Player : Yes, well actually about 10 starts.
DM also has several newly accessible areas
and lots more interconnectivity. I tried to make
this side of things as fun as possible.
Difficulty Settings : Yes, Easy to hard.
Src .Qc : No
Progs.dat : No
New Model /s : No
New Sounds : No
New Graphics : No
New Music : No
Demos Replaced : No
* Construction *
Base : New from Scratch
Editor(s) used : QuArK 3.6 to 3.9 (Armin updates almost every fortnight!)
Compile Machine : P133 16M-EDO
Build time : Months!
Well about 3 weeks solid work.
I wanted DM to work as well as possible!
Brushes : 1357
Entities : 589
Monsters on Easy : 50
Monsters on Normal : 75
Monsters on Hard : 90 (fully recommended).
Soundtrack : number 4. God knows what this is on the
normal Quake CD, but it rocks on the
excellent Ritual Mission Pack #1.
qbsp : Dont know, see I spilled my soup on my jotter,
and my anorak, so my paper was useless! I think this flask
is broken too. (about 2.5 Hours!!)
Light-extra : 15-20 Minutes
vis : 1H 15 Minutes
Known Bugs : Public Loos.
Installation & play : Put Colony2.bsp in a Maps directory, create one if needed,
inside the quake\id1\ directory. EG: quake\id1\maps
Start Quake, at the start map choose Easy, Normal, or Hard.
Then,bring down the console, type: "map Colony2" (Without the
" " marks). Where Colony2 is the name of the map you want to
This .BSP file may be distributed for free over the Internet, providing
that this .TXT file is distributed with it as is. You may NOT put this
.BSP file on a CD or any other media without the written permission of
I also expressly forbid any of those TF hacking Gits from modifying
this map (again). They mess up the job, and I get all the bloody mail
about the problems with it. Ask next time, you might even get the map file...
I welcome any requests to modify this map for Scourge of Armagon,
Dissolution of Eternity, Painkeep and so on, all you have to do
Where to get this BSP:
(and it's many many mirror FTP sites)
Some of my favourite Quake related sites
http://www.btinternet.com/akuma/ Level Reviews, Links to everything Quake!
http://www.idsoftware.com/ The One and Only!
http://www.planetquake.com/ Cool Server Hosting Many Great Quake Sites
http://www.planetquake.com/spq/matt/ Level Reviews
http://www.planetquake.com/quark/ QuArK Quake Level Editor
http://www.ritual.com/news.shtml sCary's Shugar Shack
http://www.ritual.com/ Ritual Entertainment