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Quake Champions is now free-to-play, offering another hero shooter alternative

over 4 years ago by IanDorfman

Another hero shooter based off a classic first person shooter campaign is now free-to-play on PC.

During Bethesda's annual Quakecon convention keynote, developer id Software announced that the latest entry in the Quake franchise, Quake Champions, will now be free-to-play permanently, more than a year after it exited beta and entered Steam Early Access.

Quake Champions is a first-person shooter with the series' trademark movement mechanics, but with influence from the modern hero shooter trend most popularized by titles such as Overwatch.

The game is available on Steam or through

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  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Steam

Quake is a series of first-person shooter video games released by id Software.

In the game, players must find their way out of various maze-like, medieval environments while battling a variety of monsters using a wide array of guns. The successor to id’s