GT gets rights to 3D game, quake.
Under the agreement, GT Interactive will have the rights to gaming hardware systems including PC and Macintosh, as well as 32- and 64-bit platforms.
In addition, the company will retain all shareware version rights.
"Quake will do to the gaming world today what Doom did two years ago - set a new standard for computer gaming," said Jay Wilbur, business manager at id Software. "We also believe it will be distributed to retail by the best team in the business - GT Interactive."
GT Interactive and id Software have previously established retail agreements for id titles including Wolfensein 3D, DOOM II, The Ultimate DOOM, and HEXEN - Beyond Heretic.
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|Title Annotation:||GT Interactive Software secures publishing rights to id Software game titles|
|Publication:||HFN The Weekly Newspaper for the Home Furnishing Network|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Jan 22, 1996|
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