-----written in Quake era-----
special version of quake (.exe file) that offers better graphics
if you have a compatible 3d video card. not all 3d video cards support
which is needed to run glquake. the
(Zanshin's def) voodoo
chipset, used in cards such as the monster 3d, is often recommended.
glquake provides effects that regular quake does not have:
shadows, reflective surfaces, transparent water, and better texturing.
the newest version of glquake
offers a bit of colored lighting and better performance.
Check out the
more gl info at the Guide...
specially modified quake that enables players
with compatible 3d cards to have enhanced graphics.
more vq info at the Guide...
GLQuake is no longer necessary, as Quake II's exe has both
a software renderer and a GL engine. VQuake, for Verite chips,
was a "mistake," commented id's John Carmack.
-historian kolinahr, updated 97 dec 7