it's not fucking reddit
You can sue for copying the design brief alone, regardless of whether the game was built from scratch on a new engine with new assets or not.
There is no Spawn Machine Gun weapon right now, it's a 3 projectile triangle thingy called the "burst gun".
We all used to play a bunch of QuakeLive back when we actually had time to play other games, we just don't like it as much as what we've got going on.
And implementing VQ3 really would the legal equivalent of dropping the soap in the shower, right in front of a team of Bethesda lawyers. So no, we're not really eager to have our lives destroyed so a few people can play a game they've already got with different graphics =P
Finally, to disappoint you one last time, spawn points will not be completely random (although they are currently) because it means that the outcome of matches can be decided by luck.
People have been saying this but I still fail to see how that would make me a better player.