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Shacknews Great Quakeholio Tournament Returns to QuakeCon

Shacknews had so much fun with the Great Quakeholio Tournament last year that they've brought it back to QuakeCon 2019 with another $10,000 prize pool on the line.

Id Software Designer & Director Tim Willits Leaving Company

After nearly 25 years in the industry and work on many legendary games, Tim Willits will be stepping down from his role at id Software.

QuakeCon Will Be In London As Well As Dallas In The Year of DOOM

Bethesda and id Software fans across the Atlantic will have a chance to see QuakeCon in their backyard in 2019. QuakeCon will happen simultaneously in Dallas and London this year with DOOM Eternal front and center.

Quake Champions Season 2 Begins, New Esports Season Announced

The high-octane first-person shooter of Quake Champions has kicked off Season 2 and has also announced the first details of the title's 2019-2020 esports season.

Elder Scrolls Online Rich Lambert: No New Raids in Murkmire Or Wolfhunter

We sat down with Rich Lambert, Creative Director for ESO, and he explained a little more detail about the upcoming DLC expansions, Murkmire and Wolfhunter.

Clawz Claims Second Consecutive QuakeCon Duels Championship

After an intense day of matches, Nikita "clawz" Marchinsky has managed to claim victory in the Quake Champions Duels Showdown at QuakeCon 2018, becoming the first back-to-back champion.

DOOM Eternal Invasion PVP Teases Largely Expanded Multiplayer, Says Id

The presentation for DOOM Eternal blew the lid off at QuakeCon 2018, but one detail that left us largely curious was the briefly shown invasion mechanic. Id Software says it's a teaser for a much bigger multiplayer experience.

Pete Hines Talks Elder Scrolls: Legends & The Upcoming Isle of Madness

While roaming around QuakeCon 2018, we managed to grab some time with non-other than Pete Hines himself to talk about the upcoming expansion for the Elder Scrolls: Legends, and how designing new cards works for Bethesda's virtual card game.

Team Liquid Takes Victory In Quake Champions 2v2 QuakeCon Tournament

It was a long day of rockets, gibs, and quad damage as teams battled it out in Quake Champions 2v2s for supremacy, but when the smoke cleared, it was Team Liquid that rose over Blind Trust in the Finals at QuakeCon 2018.

Fallout 76: PVP and Justice on the Frontier

Fallout 76 may be the first multiplayer game in the franchise, but Bethesda has plans to keep the law in the wasteland.

Fallout 76 Adds Card Based Perks to SPECIAL System

The customization in Fallout 76 will be a little more varied than previous games thanks to the new card-based perks.

Fallout 76 Will Support Private Servers & Modding, Confirms Todd Howard

At QuakeCon, Fallout 76 Game Director Todd Howard confirmed that the game will have private servers and that those servers will cater to the modding community.

Bethesda's Joshua Boyle on Quake Champions and the Growth of the Franchise

While the action of QuakeCon 2018 is happening just meters away, we sat down with Joshua "tokyopunchout" Boyle, the Community Manager for Quake Champions, to talk about the games growth and keeping the spirit of the franchise while growing to the future.

PlzDonHakMe Wins Elder Scrolls: Legends Tournament at QuakeCon 2018

After his epic victory at QuakeCon, we caught up with PlzDonHakMe to talk about his matches and how he feels winning the latest Elder Scrolls: Legends tournament.

Team Liquid's rapha and DaHanG on Quake Champions Going Free to Play and its Evolution

In between the games of QuakeCon 2018, we managed to catch up with Shane "rapha" Hendrixson and Tim "DaHanG" Fogarty from Team Liquid to get their thoughts on Quake Champions going free-to-play, and its evolution as an FPS title.

QuakeCon 2018 Starts With Doom Eternal, Elder Scrolls Online, Rage 2, and, well, Quake

So much happened in the one hour presentation at QuakeCon 2018 that it was easy to miss something if you looked away for a minute. Don't worry: We got you.

Tomer Cory On Elder Scrolls Legends

With the QuakeCon Master Series underway, we caught up with Tomer Cory to talk about Elder Scrolls Legends and how it can grow as a competitive scene.

Myztro's Xron & GaRpY On Quake Champions Past, Present, & Future

At QuakeCon 2018, we caught up with Dmytro "Xron" Sakharu and Gareth "GaRpY" Marshall of Team Myztro to get their thoughts on Quake Champions and how they got into the competitive scene.

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