These are all the items that are present in Quake 2. Some items, like health and armor, will be used as soon as you pick them up. Others, like Quad Damage and Rebreather, will be placed into your inventory. To use items in your inventory, press Enter. To scroll between items in your inventory, use [ and ]. To view all items in your inventory, press tab. Any questions or comments, don't hesitate to mail me at



Armor decreases the amount of damage you take after being hit or falling from a large distance. Being hit will reduce both your health total and your armor total, but as long as you have some armor you won't take as much damage. Armor is always used as soon as it is picked up.

armor shard Armor shard - adds 2 to your armor total.
jacket armour Flak jacket - adds 25 to your armor total.
combat suit Combat suit - adds 50 to your armor total.
body armor Body armor - adds 100 to your armor total.
energy armour Energy armor - uses cells, absorbs hits from energy weapons such as blaster. Placed into inventory.
bandolier This item increases the total amount of ammo each weapon can use. Used immediately.

environmental suit This is similar to the biosuit in Quake; while wearing it, the player is impervious to the effects of slime and water. This is placed into the inventory.

health Picking up a small one restores 10 hit points, picking up a big one restores 25. This is used immediately.
Heavy pack
heavy pack Similar to the bandoleer, this increases the maximum amount of ammo for most of the weapons. Uses immediately and constantly.
Similar to the pentagram of protection from Quake. Using this item makes the player completely invincible for 30 seconds. This is placed in the inventory.
mega-health This adds 100 to your health total, and will go over the limit. Your health total then slowly rots down to the maximum. This is used immediately.
Quad Damage
quad Using this item quadruples the damage done by any weapon. Two hits with a quadded-super shotgun can gib a tank. This is placed into the inventory.
rebreather While this item is being used, the player can stay under water without drowning. This is placed in the inventory.

silencer Makes your weapons almost inaudible for about 1 minute. This is a good tactic when sneaking up on someone from behind. This is placed in the inventory.
stimpack Picking up this item restores 2 hit points. The hit points can go over the maximum level. This is used immediately.
adrenalin This boosts your health to full plus adds 1 to your maximum health limit. Used as soon as it is picked up.

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