Enemy Territory: Quake Wars has Gone Gold
This is certainly turning into the “golden week” as some major titles are being announced as ready to ship. The latest of these is the PC version of the upcoming shooter, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, whose developers have just announced is locked, loaded, and ready to go:
“After months of testing, tweaking and balancing Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars, I’m pleased to finally be able to say ‘It’s Done!’” said id Software CEO Todd Hollenshead. “We’ve had a ton of fun getting the game ready for the masses and I’m looking forward to seeing the massive battle for the top of the online leaderboards begin!”
The game functions as a prequel to the popular Quake II, pitting the Earth’s Global Defense Force against the invading alien Strogg. The title and has already received several awards and has become one of the most anticipated titles for the fall.
“The opportunity to develop Enemy Territory QUAKE Wars has been mind-blowingly cool!” said Splash Damage Owner and Creative Director Paul Wedgwood. “The passion and effort put in by our team at Splash Damage, combined with the amazing direction and mentoring we’ve received from id Software has lead to an award-winning game that we’re incredibly proud of. Our team can’t wait to join fans across the globe to fight in Earth’s battle for survival!”
Versions are already in development for the PS3 and Xbox 360 as well, but you can expect to see the PC version to hit Europe and Australia on September 28th before making it’s way stateside on October 2nd.