Return to Castle Wolfenstein is a first-person shooter video game published by Activision, released on November 19, 2001 for Microsoft Windows and subsequently for PlayStation 2, Xbox, Linux and Macintosh. The game serves as both a remake and a reboot to the Wolfenstein series. It was developed by Gray Matter Interactive and Nerve Softwaredeveloped its multiplayer mode. id Software, the creators of Wolfenstein 3D, oversaw the development and were credited as executive producers. The multiplayer side eventually became the most popular part of the game, and was influential in the genre. Splash Damage created some of the maps for the Game of the Year edition. A sequel, titled Wolfenstein, was released on August 18, 2009.
Return To Castle Wolfenstein is still played by many and maps/mods are still made by fans.
If you don’t have played the game, it’s time to do so now! You’ll find it at Steam.
Also with RtCW anniversary today, we would like to remind you of the #ReturnToCastleWolfenstein™ event that will hold place, November 30th.
We’ll be using the hashtag #RTCW17.
Not only paying tribute to the 2001 legendary game #RTCW™, but also and more importantly to industry icon Drew Markham (the director of the game itself, who has unfortunately passed away on May 6, at 59, #RTCW17 is a complete throwback in time for nostalgic fans of the series!