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WoP BOINC team fights COVID-19

It’s been a while since we reported about it, but maybe some of you still remember the BOINC team of World of Padman. BOINC is a program for distributed computing that makes the idle time of the computer (Windows, Mac, Linux) or Android device available to scientific projects. Thanks to Smiley some WoP players started […]

PadHouse by Haus Enten News

PadHouse – A house for PADMAN

Why a house for PADMAN, you will certainly ask yourself. He already has his own world! Well, it wasn’t always like that and if we think back to the very beginning of World of Padman, 20 years ago today there were just the first three PadMaps, called PadCastle, PadHome and PadGallery for Quake 3 Arena. […]

ENTE's PadGallery (Q3A) Featured

20 Years of ENTE’s PadGallery

Today 20 years ago it was time for the release of ENTE’s PadGallery for Quake 3 Arena. It is ENTE’s third PadMap and was a milestone not only for him. It’s an art gallery where ENTE and two artists friends could present their work. Therefore the map has several exhibition areas where you can see […]

PadMenu News

Stay home! Stay save! Play WoP!

The stand alone release of World of Padman turns 13 years old today. I wonder if this unlucky number has something to do with the current Corona situation? We hope not! But as long as the Corona virus has a firm grip on all of us, you should stay at home as far as possible […]

ENTE's PadHome (Q3A) Featured

20 Years of ENTE’s PadHome

Today, March 10th, 2020, ENTE’s PadHome for Quake 3 Arena officially turns 20. It is ENTE’s second PadMap and consists in large parts of leftover and unused areas of his first map PadCastle. It is a larger villa with a big entrance hall, various functional rooms and a nice backyard with a portico. The map […]

ENTE's PadCastle as sprayroom for ENTE's PadShop (PadMod/Q3A) Featured

20 Years of ENTE’s PadCastle

Today, ENTE’s PadCastle for Quake 3 Arena is actually 20 years old. It all started on February 12th, 2000, when ENTE released his first PadMap, a small gothic-style knight’s castle with entrance area, festival hall and sleeping chamber, where two to four players can have fun. Actually, it was more a result of frustration, because […]

WoP news pictures 2005/06 News

Pictures of the WoP news from 2005 and 2006

For the years 2005 and 2006 we were able to restore many of the missing news images with the help of ENTE’s backups and upload them to our website. Now they have finally found their place in the news articles of 2005 and 2006 again, as long as the corresponding articles were recoverable. Unfortunately we […]


Two mapping tutorials back online

Since the end of January, two more WoP mapping tutorials are online again. They deal with the use of step sounds and the insertion of weapons, weapon markers and ammunition bottles. The latter has been substantially revised again and expanded with a section on changing weapons and with an overview of all keys and associated […]

WoP Social Media News

WoP in Social Media

World of Padman has been present in social media for many years, especially Facebook and Twitter, where we have been since December 2009 and August 2010. Also we must not forget our evergreen ModDB, where WoP is active since August 2002. But the world does not stop and the way information on the internet finds […]