View Single Post
dio's Avatar
Originally Posted by Jehannum View Post
And just about everybody (except Epic) used the Quake3 engine after it came out, so it counted as a major game distribution platform, too.

I see what your trying to do there...

but no, the quake 3 engine is NOT a 'game distribution platform', it is a game engine.

To imply that the handful of games made with the quake3 engine was enough to justify a complete shift in pc gaming to linux is absurd.

Steam IS a major game dstribution platform, its support of linux can entice more than just john carmack to make their engine linux compatible.
Old 01-22-2013, 11:52 PM dio is offline  
Reply With Quote