They are five major ammo types: shells, cells, bullets, grenades, and rockets. except for the blaster, you must have ammunition to use a weapon. Each ammo type has a maximum you carry.

—The Quake II Manual

Quake II contains six types of ammunition. Each dropped ammo from the dead bodies of the Strogg, which provide different amounts of a particular type of ammunition. The two powerups are added to ammunition roster with either a half loaded Bandolier and a fully loaded Ammo Pack.

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