QuakeCon 2010: Be There!
Originally posted at YourHealthisLow
QuakeCon 2010: Be There!
Are you ready for QuakeCon?
In case you were not aware QuakeCon is a four-day, non-stop event that celebrates all things gaming. This BYOC LAN style gathering is open to the public and best of all FREE! QuakeCon features a wide variety of sights and spectacles including LAN party for nearly 3,000 people, drawings and contests with big cash prizes, exhibits with the latest games and hardware, and non-stop entertainment, parties and events.
This year QuakeCon offers you something very special after 15yrs of success: exclusive QuakeCon broadcast coverage!
Quake Live TV has partnered with QuakeCon 2010 to provide complete coverage of the official QUAKE LIVE® tournaments and Bring Your Own Computer (BYOC) events, in addition to interviews and community content. The Intel® QUAKE LIVE® Masters Championship will be hosted by world-renowned eSports commentators James “2GD” Harding and Joe “Joe” Miller. They will be partnering with Quake Live TV commentators Steve “GreasedScotsman” Huff and Alex “Jehar” Popa, who will be covering the Capture the Flag, Open Duel and BYOC tournaments. Together, they will capture all of the QUAKE LIVE® action, energy, and excitement.
Intel® Masters will help you follow QuakeCon via www.quakelive.com with supplementary content syndicated on www.quakelive.tv. For European viewers, the broadcast will be recorded and replayed outside of tournament hours.
The Quake Live TV team currently features fifteen staff members who volunteer their time and effort.
Don’t forget to go!
QuakeCon is returning for another year at the Hilton Anatole in downtown Dallas. The event is from August 12 to August 15, with the first day of the volunteer effort on Monday, August 9, 2010.
If tournaments are your thing keep your eye on QuakeCon’s tournament Center ( http://www.quakecon.org/tournament/ ) for more information about the tournaments being held and how to register.
Each year, QuakeCon plays host for some of the most exciting electronic gaming competitions in the world. Players travel from around the globe for a chance at the prize money and bragging rights that come with a QuakeCon victory.
So get yourself to Texas and explore QuakeCon or volunteer to help out with this amazing event! You only have a few more weeks to find a ride and pack up your computer. If not be sure to tune in to www.quakelive.com and see what all the fuss is about!