This year is a first in the gaming industry with the most significant gatherings taking to the virtual space. Bethesda is no exception and the company has now announced the details of this year’s QuakeCon at Home. The 25th-anniversary event will take place from August 7th at 9:00 am Pacific / 12:00 pm Eastern to August 9th ending at 8:00 am Pacific / 11:00 am Eastern.
During the convention, players will be able to view celebrity influencer streams, live concerts, charity fundraising events, developer panels, and much more.
Friday, August 7
- QuakeCon Digital Welcome with Pete Hines: 12 p.m. ET
- Representation in Video Games panel discussion: 5 p.m. ET
- Prey Tell, an interview with Actress Janina Gavankar and Lead Producer Susan Kath: 6:00 p.m. ET
- DOOM Eternal Panel with Hugo Martin & Marty Stratton: 7:30 p.m. ET
Saturday, August 8
- CHAD: A Fallout 76 Story Podcast – QuakeCon at Home Edition: 3 p.m. ET
- Dishonored Tabletop RPG featuring Arkane Studios’ Harvey Smith: 6 p.m. ET
- ESO Stream with Top UFC Middleweight Rob Whittaker: 11 p.m. ET
Sunday, August 9
- Fallout 76: Global Community Team Free Play: 8 a.m. ET
- Dishonored Tabletop Continued!: 1 p.m. ET
- Quake World Championship – Grand Finals: 5 p.m. ET
- Watch Poiised get scared half to death playing The Evil Within: 9 p.m. ET
Charity initiatives will be focusing on both local and global efforts that will benefit Direct Relief, UNICEF, NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, and The Trevor Project.
Fans will also be treated to:
- QUAKE for free — players can log into Bethesda.net and grab a free digital copy of the game.
- If donations reach $10,000 for charity, players will also be able to obtain a free copy of QUAKE II.
- ESO players can score the Flame Atronach Pony pet by watching streams throughout the event. Players can also earn Ouroboros Crown Crates.
- DOOM Eternal players will be able to earn a convention-themed skin, icon, and player badge.
- QUAKE Champions players will be able to take home a convention-themed 2020 Railgun skin.
- Fallout 76 players will be treated to the Sheepsquatch Outfit and Mr. Fuzzy Backpack Demonic Variants.
Check out all of the details on the QuakeCon at Home official site.