What will you be doing August 11 to the 14th? Well if you??re a [i]Quake[/i] fan, or just a [b]id software[/b] fan boy in general, you best make plans now and buy a plane ticket to Dallas, Texas. That is where [b]QuakeCon 2005[/b] will be, at Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center on Lake Grapevine, north of downtown Dallas.
What is QuakeCon? Well if you??re a [b] id [/b] fanboy you most likely already know this but for those who aren’t, QuakeCon is a four day gaming festival dedicated to the [i] Quake[/i] series and the [b] id software [/b] company, makers of [i]Quake[/i] and [i]DOOM[/i]. QuakeCon has been the largest four-day gaming festival in North America for sometime now and has no intentions of slowing down, especially with this schedule that has been released for the event.
-Attend a keynote address by id Software co-founder and lead programmer John Carmack
-Get a first look at QUAKE 4 multiplayer gameplay
-Get the latest details on Enemy Territory: QUAKE WARS
-Go to two over-the-top, wild parties
-Check out the $150,000 Nvidia Championships at QuakeCon
-Meet Jon Farhat, visual effects supervisor, DOOM feature film
-Attend the popular overclocking workshop sponsored by HardOCP
We will keep you posted on any more additions to the event and what will be going down, you can also visit the [a] http://www.quakecon.org/ [aa] QuakeCon homepage here [/a]