There was a game that look like Quake-3 graphics but is only 96kb. What was its name?

In the game, there were spider-like creatures and i was shooting at them. I forgot the name.

When the executable file was run, it loaded for 5-minutes before started working.

I didnt have internet connection when i ran the executable. How come it is only 96kb but worked like a hundred-megabyte?



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  • \$\begingroup\$ The answer is "procedural generation." Also, flagged as off-topic. \$\endgroup\$ – Martin Sojka Aug 20 '12 at 13:21
  • \$\begingroup\$ Finding games is off topic for this site. See the FAQ about what types of questions to ask here. \$\endgroup\$ – MichaelHouse Aug 20 '12 at 14:33

That's probably .kkrieger by .theprodukkt.

And yes, the answer to how is: extremely-efficient procedural generation. Wikipedia has some more details for you.


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