Due to the long development cycle of Daikatana, there was a fair amount of various different technologies implemented.

  • Quake II Engine - Daikatana ran on a modified Quake II engine.
  • Quake I Engine - Daikatana originally ran on Quake I before being ported to the Quake II engine.
  • Ion Radiant - Daikatana's map editing program.
  • DKTools - Various Daikatana related utilities.