Thank you to everybody who contributed to making an amazing QuakeCon! Please let me know in the comments if you see your contribution to QuakeCon in this video and I will give you a shoutout... so many people people have a hand in making our Quake community great, and all deserve credit.
German Quake 2 scene in 1999 is explored, starting with the Voodoo People LAN Party, held at at VP-Nightmare's house in Fürth, July 16 - 18, 1999. Then we look at the Hude LAN Party and the GXP LAN Party, in Hagen. That was Europe's largest LAN party in 1999.
The first annual =Gods of Mortality= Pow-wow took place in Monroe, Michigan at Venividivici's home the weekend of August 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th, 2002.
PlanetQuake's weekly advice column, "Dear Mynx," stripped away the hardware to take a peek at the personal lives of the people behind the game. Think of it as "Dear Abby" meets "Jenny Jones" meets "Quake II."
The Panther XL allows the player to "Free-Look" totally independent of the direction of travel. With this independent control you can run one direction and fire in another without breaking stride. You can also "slide" around corners with your gun always aimed in front of you, ready for anything. John Romero, Co-creator of Quake, famously said, "If you wanna crack skulls with the big boys, get a Panther XL."
To celebrate the opening of Wireplay in Brisbane, we are holding the 'Wireplay Invades Brisbane' Quake and Quake 2 Free For All competition. Do you have what it takes to frag your way through grueling heats and the final to be Australia's Quake champion?
The story of video game artist Kevin "Rorshach" Johnstone, from Stranraer, Scotland, who has become a legend of the Quake skins community.