QuakeCon News


QuakeCon 2016 pre-registration for $400 BYOC package kicks off today

By Daniel Perez, Mar 14, 2016 9:23am PDT

If you want the absolute best seat in the house, you're going to want to go for this BYOC package.


"Regular BYOC is only $40. For $140 you get a reserved spot and priority access to panels and such."

- Arcanum see all 9 comments

QuakeCon 2016 pre-registration dates for BYOC and general attendance announced

By Daniel Perez, Feb 11, 2016 9:27am PST

Be sure to mark your calendars if you plan on attending this year's QuakeCon.


"You've got the pre-reg dates in the article, but not the dates that QC is happening on."

- RomSteady see all 4 comments

QuakeCon 2016 location and dates announced

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2015 7:31am PDT

Bethesda has announced both the dates and location of QuakeCon 2016. We hope you like Dallas again!


"I still wear my 2004 and 2005 grey Quakecon shirts all the time."

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QuakeCon 2015 taking place on July 23 to July 26 in Dallas

By Daniel Perez, Sep 25, 2014 9:00am PDT

This year's QuakeCon dates have been officially announced. Mark your calendars down for July 23 to July 26.


QuakeCon Wrap-Up

By Robert Workman, Jul 21, 2014 7:15am PDT

Plenty of fun in Texas


"I'm so sorry I couldn't make it. My schedule was packed. Will definitely plan for next year. :)"

- TheDCD see all 3 comments

Quakecon day one recap: panels, mods, mods, and more mods

By Robert Workman, Jul 19, 2014 8:00am PDT

Computer gaming is where it's at with this weekend festival.


"I wonder if they commented at all on losing parts of their team to oculus rift."

- kaddar0 see all 2 comments

Shack PSA: watch QuakeCon 2012 streaming

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 02, 2012 9:45am PDT

All the hepcats are out in Dallas today to celebrate fragging at QuakeCon 2012, but we squares can still get in on the fun. The larks and merriment are being streamed online, with some sort of newfangled technology, so we can all press our faces to our screens and pretend we...


QuakeCon panels include Looking Glass retrospective, mods, Idle Thumbs

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 25, 2012 8:15am PDT

With QuakeCon almost upon us--August 2-5 in Dallas, Quakeamaniacs--we finally have the full lineup of panels of men talking about things. Along...


"Sad I can't be there, but at least I get an awesome Idle Thumbs podcast to listen to next week!!"

- Gwyndion see all 19 comments

QuakeCon pre-registration begins tomorrow

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2012 8:15am PDT

QuakeCon pre-registration opens tomorrow, and Bethesda has detailed this year's packages if you want to pay for some extra swag or access.


"Doom 4, allegedly. Bethesda insists that it's not cancelled. In terms of the PR speech from ..."

- the archvile see all 4 comments

QuakeCon 2012 dated for August 2-5

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 24, 2012 10:45am PST

id Software's annual free mega-LAN and face-shooting celebration QuakeCon is to return to the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas this year on August 2-5.


"Odd years were the awesome years but then shackcon sorta divided it up and competes against ..."

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QuakeCon old forums hacked; id retrospective panel announced

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 14, 2011 10:00am PDT

There's good QuakeCon news, and there's bad QuakeCon news. First, the bad: the old QCon forums have been hacked and passwords compromised. But the good: QuakeCon 2011 will gather venerated id veterans to tell stories in a '20 Years of id Software' panel.


"Does this mean people who registered for quakecon 2011 or people who were on the forum?"

- GoldfishInAJarOfPickles see all 3 comments

QuakeCon packages revealed

By Steve Watts, May 26, 2011 2:00pm PDT

Betheda outlined special QuakeCon packages today, giving away mouse pads, t-shirts, reserved seating, fast-passes for panels, and more.


"Damn, the Swag Pack is pretty nice! Bethesda has a knack for offering appealing bonus goodies."

- Arcanum see all 7 comments

QuakeCon 2011 Dates Announced; Event Runs from August 4 to August 7, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Jan 28, 2011 7:45am PST

id Software's annual event of fragging and sharing pornography, QuakeCon, has been dated for 2011. QuakeCon 2011 will run from August 4 until...


"Quakecon was terrible last year. There was absolutely nothing to do or see. I have been to many ..."

- scythik see all 22 comments

QuakeCon 2010 Registration, Hotel Reservation Details

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 01, 2010 9:15am PDT

id Software and its fellow ZeniMax Media subsidiary Bethesda have announced details on registration and hotel reservation for id's annual...


"I am a little confused here. Didn't the last Fallout game use a highly modified Unreal Engine? ..."

- bmyers see all 21 comments

QuakeCon 2010 Announced

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 05, 2010 5:40am PST

id Software's annual celebration of fragging, friendship and sharing pornography, QuakeCon, will return to the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas,...


"Disagreed, The Gaylord is so isolated from anything it costs a ton just to get a bite to eat. ..."

- r4ck3r see all 59 comments