-----written in Quake era-----
quake convention held late august 1997 in nanuet, NY. see
Manhattan Memorial (day) Marathon. m3 was a quake
LAN party in NYC, May 23-May 26, 1997.
m3 was free, and was held at Pseudo Online (home of
quakecast). although m3 was
byoc, many quakers graciously left
their computers on, explicitly allowing those without
computers to play quake. m3 was sponsored
by the cyberweb cafe,
pseudo online, and planetquake.
some of the people who were at m3:
sCary. [misc] avatar,
drastic man, some Gib clansmen,
joost schuur, judge cal,
radpipe, some rangers,
stormalong, some THE clansmen, tony fabris, wanker,
wendigo, yossman. [qa]
Steve Smith, Kevin Grimm, Matt Walsh, (greenie) Embrionic Pete.
more m3 info at: planetquake.com/m3
a 500+ person gathering of quake players and celebrities,
quakecon '97 met in dallas, texas (3rd week of july).
besides massive quaking, upcoming games were demoed, lectures
and seminars were given, and t-shirts were doled out.
quakecon vs m3 article,
QuakeCon 98 is a possibility.
brought to you by the organizers of quakecon,
the FRAG, a 500+ person quake event, was held in Dallas, TX,
from Oct 31 to Nov 2. gollum won the tourny and walked
away with an uber gaming system. see
theFRAG.com for more info,
-historian kolinahr, updated 97 dec 7