How to access the Quake II 64 and Call of the Machine levels in Quake II remaster

The Quake II remaster comes with levels from the Quake II 64 videogame as well as the new Call of the Machine expansion. To see how you can play these extra stages, you can take a look at this tutorial from Seeking Tech.

1. If you haven’t done so already, make sure you head over to the main menu.

If you are playing through a level, then you need to bring up the pause screen, save your progress and then select the End Game option.

2. From the Main Menu, select Single Player.

3. Once you get to the Game menu, select Level Select.

4. In the Level Select Screen, select Episode.

5. You should see a drop-down list. This should include Call of the Machine and Quake II 64. Select either of those.

6. If you are looking for a specific map within these episodes, then you can select the Map option.

The Call of the Machine episode comes with the following maps:

  • Gateway Station
  • Operation Corpse Run
  • Operation
  • Laser Eyes
  • Operation Ruined Earth
  • Operation Wasteland
  • Operation Firewall
  • Operation Darkest Depths
  • Temple of the Creator

The Quake II 64 episode includes the following levels:

  • Unit 1: Stroggos
  • Unit 2: Orbital Station
  • Unit 3: Strogg Ships
  • Unit 4: Mining Planet
  • Unit 5: Human Storage
  • Unit 6: Command Core

By default, you will start on the first map when you switch over to the Call of the Machine aor Quake II 64 episodes.

7. In the Level Select Screen, you can also change the Difficulty setting.

8. Once you are ready, select the Play option to play the map you selected from the Call of the Machine and Quake II 64 episodes.

How to disable crossplay in Quake II remaster

By default, the Quake II remaster support cross-platform play. As a result, players from the PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series and Nintendo Switch platforms are able to play online multiplayer matches with each other.

If you want an even playing field, then you might want to turn off crossplay. To find out how you can properly do so, you can take a look at this article from Seeking Tech.

1. To begin, you need to make your way to the Options menu if you aren’t there already. This can be done from the title screen or pause screen.

2. Inside of Options, you first need to select Multiplayer.

3. Afterwards, scroll down to the Enable Crossplay option in the Multiplayer section.

4. By default, the Enable Crossplay option is set to Yes. To disable this feature, make sure you set it to No.

5. The next time you try to join or create an online multiplayer match, your session should be limited to players that are playing on the same platform.

How to fix Quake II remaster aiming issues

You may notice that the aiming feels off when playing the Quake II remaster with a controller. To see how you can make shooting your weapon feel more natural, you can check out this guide from Seeking Tech.

1. To start off, you need to navigate over to the Options menu. This can be done from either the main menu or pause menu.

2. Once you get to Options, you need to select Input.

3. Scroll down on the next screen and you should see the following options in the Controller section:

  • Aim X (default value: 6)
  • Aim Y (default value: 3)
  • Aim Accel (default value: 15)
  • Accel Exponent (default value: 2)

You can also choose whether or not to use Aim Smoothing, which is enabled by default.

4. Further down the same screen, you should see the Deadzone section as you can adjust the dead zones for both the left and right analog sticks.

5. We recommend changing one setting at a time and then testing it out in the game. If your aim still feels off, then you can return to the options > Controller menu again to make more adjustments.

It may take multiple attempts to get the aiming reticle to feel natural in the Quake II remaster.

How to disable vibration in Quake II remaster

The Quake II remaster has vibration enabled by default if you are playing with a PlayStation, Xbox or Nintendo Switch controller. If you find that the rumble is too intense and/or distracting, then you can check out this guide to see how you can disable this feature.

1. For the first step, you need to open the Options menu from either the title screen or pause screen.

2. Inside of the Options menu, you need to select Input.

3. Next, you need to scroll down to the Controller section.

4. You should see the Vibration setting, which is set to Yes by default. To complete disable haptics, you need to set this to No.

Alternatively, you can keep the Vibration setting enabled and then change the Vibration Intensity. By default, this setting is set to 5.

To decrease the intensity, you can move the slider to the left. To increase, you can move the slider to the right. The Vibration Intensity setting has a range of 1 to 10.

5. Once you are done changing the rumble feature, you should back out of the Options menu.

When you start playing the Quake II remaster again, you should notice the change in controller haptics.

AEW Fight Forever ladder and weapon controls

Using ladders and weapons in AEW Fight Forever can be somewhat confusing if you aren’t familiar with the controls. You can check out this guide at Seeking Tech to find the appropriate button layout.

How to pick up a ladder or weapon

In order to pick up a ladder or weapon, you have to press the outer right shoulder button.

If you are playing with a PlayStation controller, then you have to use R2. On an Xbox controller, you have to use the RT button. If you are using a Switch controller, then you need to use the ZR button.

How to grab a ladder or weapon from under the ring

To get a weapon that has been hidden from under the ring you have to press the outer right trigger button (R2, RT or ZR) and then use the left analog stick.

How to attack with a weapon or ladder

In order to attack with the weapon or ladder you are holding, you need to use the high strike or kick button.

On a PlayStation pad, you have to press Square or Triangle. For an Xbox or Nintendo Switch pad, you need to press X or Y.

How to throw a weapon

If a weapon can be thrown, then you can do so by pressing the R2, RT or ZR button while using the left analog stick to aim at your target.

How to set up a table or ladder

If you want to set up a table or ladder when you are holding these types of weapons, then you have to press R2, RT or ZR.

How to ignite a table with fire

In order to set a table on fire, you need to have a finisher store up. Once you do, you can use the right analog stick to light the table om fire.

How to do a ladder spin attack

To perform a ladder spin attack, make sure you are holding a ladder with a finisher stored up. You can then use the right analog stick for this special move.

How to climb a ladder

In order to climb a ladder, make sure it is set up. Afterwards, you can press the L2, LT or ZL button while facing one of its sides to climb up the rungs.

How to grab object at the top of the ladder

If you want to grab the object hanging above the ladder, then you have to press the R2, RT or ZR.

How to push the ladder down

If you want to push down a ladder that has been set up, you need to use a combination of the left analog stick to go along with the R2, RT or ZR button.

AEW Fight Forever controls when your opponent is laying down

The controls in AEW Fight Forever can be confusing if you have your opponent laying down on the floor or wrestling ring. You can check out this guide at Seeking Tech to see what the proper controller layout is for this scenario.

How to pin

While your opponent is laying down in this game, you are able to pin them if you get close enough and then press the inner left shoulder button on the controller.

On the DualShock 4 or DualSense, you need to press L1 if you are using the default button layout. If you are using an Xbox One or Xbox Series controller, then you have to press the LB button. For the Nintendo Switch controller, you have to press the L button.

How to cancel a pin

To cancel a pin attempt, you have to press the inner right shoulder button.

On the PlayStation pad, you need to press R1 during the pinning sequence. For the Xbox pad, you have to press RB. Last but not least, you need to press the R button if you are using a Switch pad.

How to lift a downed opponent

If you want to pull up an opponent who is currently laying down, then you have to press the inner shoulder button.

Thus, you have to press R1 on PlayStation, RB on Xbox or R on Switch while close to a downed opponent to lift them upwards.

How to turn an opponent over

If your opponent is laying face down or face up and you want to turn them over, then you have to use the outer right shoulder button.

If you are playing with a PlayStation gamepad, you van to press the R2 button while close by the downed opponent without moving the left analog stick. On the Xbox, you have to press the RT button instead. For the Switch, you have to press ZR.

How to drag a downed opponent

If your opponent is laying on the floor or mat and you would like to drag them to a different location, then you first need to get close to them.

Afterwards, press and hold the outer right shoulder button (R2 on PlayStation, RT on Xbox or ZR on Switch) and then use the left analog to indicate the directions where you want to drag your opponent.

How to chain wrestle in AEW Fight Forever

You are able to pull off a chain wrestling sequence in AEW Fight Forever. To find out how you can properly trigger this action, you can take a look at this guide from Seeking Tech.

Method #1

One of the ways you can initiate chain wrestling is by pressing the grapple button at the same exact time as your opponent.

For this to trigger, you need to turn off the Easy Countering setting. You can do so by going to the Options menu in the game and then switch over to the Controller tab. By disabling this feature, you can no longer counter with the High Strike, Kick and Grapple buttons, which opens them up to be used to initiate chain wrestling.

In order to grapple, you need to press the X button if you are playing with a PlayStation controller or A button with an Xbox or Nintendo Switch controller.

Method #2

You can also pull off this sequence when the opponent has you in a grapple.

Once you turn off Easy Countering, wait until your opponent has you in a grapple. Afterwards, try to guess his next action when it comes to High Strike, Kick or Grapple. If you guessed correctly and press the button at the same time as your opponent, then you should start a chain wrestling sequence.

Keep in mind that you might not be able to chain wrestler if your momentum meter is too low.

On PlayStation, you use Square for High Strikes, Triangle for Kicks and X for Grapples.

For the Xbox controller, you press X to perform a high strike, Triangle to perform a kick and A to perform a grapple.

If you are using a Nintendo Switch controller, then you have to use the Y button for High Strikers, X button for Kicks in addition to A button for Grapples.

How to make countering easier in AEW Fight Forever

A big part in the AEW Fight Forever videogame is being able to counter moves. If you have a hard time pull off this action, then you can take a look at this guide from Seeking Tech to see how you can make reversing easier.

In order to normally counter moves in AEW Fight Forever, you can the two shoulder buttons. On PlayStation, you have to press L1 for countering grapples and R1 for countering strikes.

If you are playing with an Xbox controller, the you have to use LB for reversing grapples and RB for reversing strikes.

For the Nintendo Switch controller, you need to use the L to counter grapples and R to counter strikes.

1. To make reversals easier, you can try enabling the Easy Countering setting by doing the following:

  • Open the Options menu in the Fight Forever videogame.
  • From the Options menu, head over to the Controller tab.
  • Make sure that the Easy Countering setting is turned on.

By enabling this feature, you counter by using the High Strike, Kick or Grapple attack buttons. This can be very helpful as you don’t have to rely on the shoulder buttons.

For the uninformed, you can use the Square, Triangle or X buttons to counter on PlayStation with Easy Countering enabled.

For the Xbox controller, you should be able to use the X, Y and A buttons.

If you are using a Nintendo Switch controller, then you can use the Y, X and A buttons to counter.

2. You can also try switching the difficulty setting to Easy. By doing so, you will have a bigger timing window when it comes to pulling off reversals.

You can change difficulty from the Match tab in the Options menu.

3. If you are still having a hard time pulling off counters, then we recommend that you simply keep practicing until you get the timing just right.

When practicing, try to keep the difficulty level the same. If you end up changing the difficulty mode, then it may throw off your timing when it comes to reversals.

How to change the referee in AEW Fight Forever

You are able to change the person who is refereeing your match in the AEW Fight Forever videogame. To see how you are able to swap out one referee for another, you can take a look at this tutorial from Seeking Tech.

1. To start off, head over to the Options menu in the wrestling title.

You can do so from the title screen by first pressing the Triangle button on PlayStation, Y button on Xbox or X button on Switch. Next, you have to select Options on the new screen to proceed.

2. Inside of Settings, you need to first navigate over to the Match tab, which has the wrestling ring icon.

For the uninformed, you are able to change tabs by using the L1 and R1 buttons on a PlayStation controller, LB and RB buttons on an Xbox controller or L and R buttons on the Nintendo Switch.

3. From the Match tab, you should move the menu cursor down to Referee, which will show the following description:

  • “Sets the match referee.”

4. At launch, you will be able to change this character to either Aubrey Edwards or Rick Knox.

5. After changing the ref, you can exit the Options menu.

The next time you start up a match in AEW Fight Forever, the referee should be changed to your preferred choice.

How to manually change your target in AEW Fight Forever

The auto targeting of the AEW Fight Forever can be troublesome during multi-man matches. To see how you can enable manual aiming in this wrestling videogame, you can follow the steps laid out in this tutorial from Seeking Tech.

1. First off, you need to make your way over to the Options menu.

To do so from the title screen, you first need to press Triangle if you are using a PlayStation pad, Y if you are using an Xbox pad or X if you are using a Switch pad. You should then be able to find and head into the Options menu from the next screen.

2. After arriving at Settings, you need to head over to the Controller section.

To change sections, you can use the L1 and R1 buttons on PlayStation controllers, LB and RB buttons on Xbox controllers or L and R buttons on Switch controllers.

3. From the Controller section, move the menu cursor to Manual Targeting.

4. Make sure that Manual Targeting is set to On.

5. Once you are done enabling manual aiming, exit the Options menu.

6. In order to change your target during multi man matches, you need to tilt the left analog stick towards the direction of the targeted individual and then press the High Strike, Kick or Grapple button.

For the PlayStation controller, you can use the Square, Triangle or X buttons.

On Xbox, you can use the X, Y and A buttons.

If you are playing with a Nintendo Switch controller, then you can use the Y, X and A buttons.