The complete set of new features available in ioquake3 1.36 RC2 is available on the IOQuake3 web-site. Now all that is left is for the official update to be released and then the various open-source games that utilize the engine (Urban Terror, Tremulous, World of Padman, etc) to pull in this new version. At that time we will also see benchmarks of this ioquake3 engine update thanks to the Phoronix Test Suite.
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