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Out of the Blue

Today marks the 14th anniversary of the release of the shareware version of QUAKE back in 1996. id's first-person shooter changed the face of computer gaming in many ways, and put this site on the map, and it will always hold a special place in many of our hearts. I'll play a little QUAKE LIVE as the space marine today in honor of the occasion.

Occasional Links: Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez and Acleacius.
Play: Feed Mee.
Rise'n Shine.
Mountain Maniac.
Links: The ThinkGeek Blog - Officially our best-ever cease and desist.
15 Most Powerful End Game Bosses.
Those Wacky Reporters. Thanks Digg.
Story: The Lost Toadies Record Finally Earns Its Release. Thanks nin.
Science: 7th-Graders Discover Mysterious Cave on Mars. Thanks [H]ard-OCP.
Media: Star Trek: Tik Tok.
Drunk Driver Catapults Car Over Tollbooth. Thanks nin.
The Green Hornet trailer.
The Funnies: Americans think soccer is "boring". Thanks Digg.
Follow-up: Kevin Costner helps clean up oil spill.

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19. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 23, 2010, 05:44 Nucas
ah, quake.. wind howling beneath a purple sky, the rise of internet deathmatch..

sometimes i feel weird that what i look back on fondly as "the good old days" chiefly concern my exploits in virtual worlds, killing thousands.
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