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Quake II Mission Pack: Ground Zero (Windows)

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Back of Box:
    NEW ENEMIES

    GET READY TO FACE THE TOUGHEST HORDE OF STROGGS, STRAIGHT FROM THE BIO-VATS. THE STALKER, TURRETS, DAEDALUS, MEDIC COMMANDER, CARRIER AND THE QUEEN BITCH HERSELF, THE BLACK WIDOW.

    14 ENTIRELY NEW LEVELS AND 10 NEW DEATHMATCH LEVELS

    BRAND NEW REAL ESTATE WITH THE SAME DYNAMIC SENSE OF REALITY AND DRAMATIC VISUALS AS QUAKE II. THESE NEW ENVIRONMENTS WILL CHALLENGE EVEN THE BIGGEST QUAKE II AFICIONADO.

    NEW POWER-UPS

    TAG 'EM AND BAG 'EM. DEATHMATCH SPECIFIC POWER-UPS: THE VENGEANCE SPHERE, HUNTER SPHERE, AND ANTI-MATTER BOMB. WITH EVERYTHING THAT WE'VE COOKED UP FOR YOU HERE, YOU'RE SURE TO ANNIHILATE ANYONE OR ANYTHING FOOLISH ENOUGH TO CALL YOU FOE.

    NEW WEAPONS

    THE CHAINSAW, ETF RIFLE AND PLASMA BEAM. IF YOU CAN'T GET THE JOB DONE WITH THESE BABIES, IT'S TIME TO GO BACK TO BASIC.

    TAKE OUT THE BIG GUN, SOUNDED SIMPLE ENOUGH, EXCEPT THE STROGG WERE WAITING. YOU, AND A FEW MARINES LIKE YOU, ARE THE LUCKY ONES. YOU'VE MADE IT DOWN IN ONE PIECE AND ARE STILL ABLE TO CONTACT THE FLEET. THE GRAVITY WELL. THE STROGG'S NEWEST WEAPON IN ITS ARSENAL AGAINST MANKIND, IS OPERATIONAL. WITH THE FLEET TRAPPED AROUND STROGGOS, 5% OF GROUND FORCES SURVIVING, AND THAT NUMBER DWINDLING BY THE SECOND, YOU ORDERS HAVE CHANGED: FREE YOUR COMRADES. DESTROY THE GRAVITY WELL.

    Contributed by Corn Popper (69569) on Jan 26, 2004.

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    The Alien Assault Continues.

    Take out the Big Gun, sounded simple enough, except the Stroggs were waiting. You and a few Marines like you, are the lucky ones. The Gravity Well, the Stroggs' newest weapon in its arsenal against mankind, is operational. You've made it down in one piece and are still able to contact the fleet. With the fleet trapped around Stroggos, five percent of ground forces surviving, and that number dwindling by the second, your orders have changed: Free your comrades in orbit. Destroy the Gravity Well!

    New Enemies

    Get ready to face the toughest horde of Stroggs, straight from the bio-vats. The Stalker, Turrets, Daedalus, Medic Commander, Carrier and the Queen Bitch herself, the Black Widow.

    14 Entirely new levels and 10 new deathmatch levels

    Brand new real estate with the same dynamic sense of reality and dramatic visuals as Quake II. These new environments will challenge even the biggest Quake II aficionado.

    New Power-ups

    Tag 'em and Bag 'em. Deathmatch specific power-ups: the Vengeance Sphere, Hunter Sphere, and Anti-matter Bomb. With everything that we've cooked up for you here, you're sure to annihilate anyone or anything foolish enough to call you foe.

    New Weapons

    The Chainsaw, ETF Rifle, and Plasma Beam. If you can't get the job done with these babies, it's time to go back to Basic.

    Source: Activision's official Ground Zero homepage

    Contributed by Xantheous (1294) on Jun 19, 2001.