Good morning Quakers. The first broadcast for Season 3 of the Quake Pro League was over the weekend. VODS have been posted, and rankings have been updated. Check out the snippets, and links below. This Saturday February 19th will start the first Challengers event. That being Global Qualifier 1. More information for that should come closer to this weekend.
The Pro League is in partnership with Professional Gamers League (PGL). Season 3 will consist of an 18 week long normal season with 16 invited contestants. Regional Divisions have been removed for a Global Round Robin Format. Additionally, many will battle in the Challengers division for 8 qualifying spots at the World Championships seemingly later this August. This all accumulates into 26 weeks of brutal Quake plays from the best around the world.
16 INVITED PARTICIPANTS: Name | twitter Handle, Country, Team Name
- @ZenAkuQuake AUSTRALIA | DIRE WOLVES
- @myztrovengeur ITALY | MYZTRO GAMING
- @SPART1E SWEDEN | NO TEAM GIVEN
- @liquidrapha USA | TEAM LIQUID
- @myztroraisy HUNGARY | MYZTRO GAMING
- @psygibgg USA | NO TEAM GIVEN
- @nosfa_qc BRAZIL | FREE AGENT
- @MaxterQc ARGENTINIAN | FREE AGENT
- @k1llsen GERMANY | BIG
- @drxmiS USA | DRAGONBORN E-SPORT
- @cypherrrino | REPUBLIC OF BELARUS | NO TEAM GIVEN
- @AntonSingov RUSSIA | AMD
- @cnzQPL ESTONIA | DRGONBORN E-SPORT
- @cha1nGG CANADA | NO TEAM GIVEN
- @base_quake RUSSIA | NO TEAM GIVEN
- @Av3kk POLAND | NO TEAM GIVEN
In addition to the main season there will be a challengers division that anyone can join. This will be 8 weeks spread out from February to July. There will be 4 weeks dedicated to Global – Qualifiers as well as a regional qualifier for: Australia, Europe/CIS, South America, and North America. 8 participants from the Challengers will meet up with the 16 invited participants at the Quake World Championship later this year in August to determine Season 3’s winner.
If you are interested in participating in the Challengers qualifiers read the RULESET first. As it will explain everything you need to know. Registration is currently open for the 4 named regions above as well as 4 Global Qualifiers.
Lastly, If you have not already you can purchase the Quake Pro League themed shader pack for 1500 platinum in the in game store. Currently found in the outfits tab. Proceeds for the shader pack go back into the Quake Pro League e-Sports program. This shader pack comes with one skin variation for each of the 16 default champion skins, and 1 for each skin variation of the 11 default weapon skins.
HAPPY FRAGGING FOLKS, AND GOOD LUCK TO ALL THE CONTESTANTS PARTICIPATING!
HOW TO PLAY QUAKE:
QUAKE CHAMPIONS FREE 2 PLAY
- BETHESDA DOWNLOAD PAGE: quake.bethesda.net/en/playnow
- STEAM STORE PAGE: store.steampowered.com/app/611500/Quake_Champions/
- BETHESDA STORE FOR PLATINUM: bethesda.net/en/store/product/QUWV01PCBG01BASE
- QC COMPATIBILITY TEST: churchofquake.com/trouble-shooting-crash-to-desktop-issues/ IF YOU ARE HAVING TECH ISSUES WITH QC LOOK OVER THIS LINK.
- CHECK OUT YOUR, OR OTHER’S QUAKE CHAMPION STATS: quake-stats.bethesda.net/
HOW TO WATCH the QUAKE PRO LEAGUE e-sport:
- twitch Quake (English) twitch.tv/quake MAIN STREAM
- twitch Quake_2 (English) twitch.tv/quake2 B STREAM
- twitch Quake (Russian) twitch.tv/quakemc_ru
- YouTube Quake (English) youtube.com/channel/UCOMk1WI8dxaCFpJptF6K8_A Sometimes in 4K here
- High Quality VODS get Posted to YouTube for the Quake Pro League e-sports Eventually.
- twitch XBOX (English) twitch.tv/xbox Microsoft Gaming Centric
- twitch Bethesda (English) twitch.tv/bethesda Bethesda/Zenimax Centric
- YouTube Bethesda Softworksyoutube.com/user/BethesdaSoftworks Bethesda/Zenimax Centric
- Quake Champions Category on Twitch: twitch.tv/directory/game/Quake%20Champions
- Quake Champions Category on youTube: youtube.com/channel/UCZvunfF-2v148kQWQWd67Xg
Find New People to Party up With (It Helps Our Q Times)
- Official Quake Discord discord.gg/Quake Find Players in “party-finder” channel|ALL BUGS SHOULD BE REPORTED TO THE QC FEEDBACK – BUG REPORTS CHANNEL.
- Church of Quake discord.gg/qTVK684stc MAKERS OF WIKIS|NEWS|GUIDES|LORE
- Official Bethesda/Zenimax Discord discord.gg/bethesda Replacing Beth.net Forums
WEBSITES | TWITTERS | FORUMS
- Quake Champions Website quake.bethesda.net/en/ Updates | Announcements
- 1996 Quake|re-release Website bethesda.net/en/store/product/QU1CSTPCBG01 Updates
- Bethesda Game Server’s Status bethesda.net/en/status Check out all Bethesda servers
- Steam Community Page:steamcommunity.com/app/611500 Content From Steam
- Quake Pro League Website quake.pglesports.com/ Partnered with PGL e-sports ORG
- CHURCH OF QUAKE WEBSITE: churchofquake.com/ MAKERS OF WIKI|NEWS|GUIDES|LORE
- r/QuakeChampions reddit.com/r/QuakeChampions/ We are Friendly
- Official Quake twitter twitter.com/Quake Latest Quake Series News|e-sport Announcements
- Official Bethesda twitter twitter.com/bethesda\ All Things Bethesda/Zenimax
- Church of Quake twitter twitter.com/church_of_quake Articles Auto twitted Here
- Official id Software twitter twitter.com/idSoftware SACRED GODS
- SyncError twitter twitter.com/SyncError Lead Quake Designer at id Software.
- QuakeFans Website quakefans.net/ Quake|Arena|Indie FPS
- TastySpleen twitter twitter.com/tastyspleentv LATEST NEWS FOR ORGAN GRINDER EVENTS
- Rocket Jump Ninja rocketjumpninja.com/ Mouse & PC periphery Reviews
- TastySpleen Website og.tastyspleen.net/ Organ Grinder Sign-ups
- QUAKE CHAMPIONS steamdb.info/app/611500/ STATS FOR THE GAME
- ORIGINAL 1996 QUAKE | RE-RELEASE steamdb.info/app/2310/graphs/ STATS FOR THE GAME
ON-GOING COMMUNITY PODCASTS:
- QuakeCast quakecast.podbean.com/ Classic Quake & Quake Champions Themed PODCAST
- In the Keep inthekeep.com/ Arena FPS | Immersive SIMs | Retro Shooter Centric PODCAST
- Doom is Dead? doomfederation.com/podcasts/ Partnership between Doom Federation, and In the Keep.
- QuakeFans Radio quakefans.net/category/podcasts/qf-radio/ Live Radio/Podcast by QuakeFans.
Quake Champions BattlePass WEEKLY |DAILY CHALLENGES:
- Weeklies for BattlePass change at 8:00 PM EAST Wednesdays|2:00 AM CEST Thursdays.
- Dailies change at 10:00 PM EAST | 4:00 AM CEST.