Post Tagged with: "quake"

TEDx: The Myths of Gaming

So last month I was asked to give a talk at TEDx about gaming. Besides being so nervous I thought i’d pee my pants, it was a really cool experience. Sadly, (although I understand why) I couldn’t talk about the research I did about morality, since it’s unpublished. Maybe next time I’ll be up there […]

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See you in Hannover!

I’m so excited to be able to announce that I will be going to CeBit to do some “field reporting” for the IEM World Finals! The tournament promises many exciting matches in CS, SC2 and of course, Quake Live. The players are competing for a prize purse of $145,000. You can view a quick preview […]

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ProZaC launches new website

Cyrus ‘proZaC’ Malekani, the old Quake 3 Legend has made his return to Quake Live. With the recent Quake Con event behind him, proZaC plans on continuing to compete at other events. A few days ago he launched his own blog, CyrusMalekani.com, where you can read all about his adventures in Japan, where he is […]

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toxjq: there has to be changes

Author: Evan “Nomadic” Bradshaw Johan ‘tox’ or ‘toxjq’ Quick is one of the most revered Quake players of all time. He was kind enough to share some insight concerning Quake Live and his potential future as a competitive player. He also spoke of his feelings on being such a dominant champion of Quake 4, and […]

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Quake Life

For this weeks challenge, I bring you Quake Life: The funniest part about this is that it started with the roommate of Videl, who isn’t a gamer, but follows what Videl does. When we were walking home she all of a sudden said “lets play Quake” and started strafing down the street. Vote here!

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Pimp my laptop

I’m in Italy now with the beautiful Quaker Videl and she has a little message: You might also like to see Bologna by scooter, since i’m here now for the Alienware Challenge:

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ESWC interviews

While at the ESWC tournament in Paris for the Alienware Backpacking Challenge, I have managed to very quickly interview some of the players there. If you like my adventures there and the content I give, please be so kind as to vote for me. Without further ado, here are the interviews. Fazz: Justin Wong: Rapha:

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Kitten trying to play Quake Live

I found an adorable video of a kitten going spaz over Quake Live. Seems like it totally wants to get in on the action. Kitty seems to know the map T9 cos they totally knew when the opponent was at LG / Upper YA! Go kitty go!

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Interview: Getting to know Draven

Jeffrey ”Draven” Debipersad has been on the Quake scene since 2002 and has recently picked up the first place finish in the eSports Heaven one night of Quake tournament. Not much is really known about this 22-year-old Dutchman except that he plays on a pretty high level. So I decided to dig a little deeper […]

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A Quake Live rating system?

Wouldn’t it be nice if Quake Live had some kind of rating system? If a player is being a total moppet, you could actually do something about it. Firstly for those of you who don’t play xbox live, i’ll quickly explain the rating system to you. Once you play against someone, you have the option […]

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