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Quake Champions Q:C
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ABOUT Quake Champions

Quake Champions

F2P MP Arena FPS online game.
Lineage: Quake III arena & Quake Live.

A "Living" Quake game! (game updates, Leagues (OPEN & ESL), etc)

Developer: id Software, LLC & Saber Interactive
Publisher: Bethesda Softworks, LLC

- Announced June 2016 (E3) - CGI debut trailer.
- QuakeCon Aug 2016 - game play trailer.
& show matches (alpha) - Quake Pros (& fans).
- PAX East (Mar 2017) - (beta) 5v5 TDM - general public.
- June 2017 (E3) - Open Beta! Show matches.
etc.

Beta:
April - May 2017 (weekends) NDA
May 12 NDA lifted
June 11 (OPEN - 24/7)

EARLY ACCESS - STEAM - Aug 22, 2017

Full game launch - STEAM - 2019?


Store (Info & PC Specs)
https://store.steampowered.com/app/611500/Quake_Champions/


Twitch
https://www.twitch.tv/quake

https://www.twitch.tv/directory/game/Quake%20Champions

Youtube
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOMk1WI8dxaCFpJptF6K8_A


STEAM GROUP
Archived source of QC info & fun.

Nov 26, 2017 - made group 'restricted access' - due to spammers.
If you want to join, please make request to join. Thx!


FAQ's

PC ONLY

Engine: id Tech/Saber

Pro eSports: Yes
Prize $$ Tournaments: Yes

Matchmaking: Yes
Leagues: Yes (OPEN & ESL, etc)
Ranked Play: Yes (Duel, 2v2 TDM)
Seasonal Content: Yes

Anti-Cheat: Yes ('GameBlocks' - confirmed Nov 17, 2017)

In-Game Tutorials: Yes
https://guide.qcapi.net/

Spawn Weapon: (3)
Melee Gauntlet: Yes

Weapon Load Outs: No

Item Timers: Yes

On-Line: Yes
Off-Line: No

Bots: Yes

SP Campaign: No
Challenges: Yes

Custom Skins: Yes
Loot Boxes: Yes
Forced Enemy Models: No
Enemy High-lights: Yes
Tilde Pull-Down Console: No
Modding: No
VR: No

Business Model:
F2P (Ranger) + earn more with XP
or
option to Buy (All-In) - (see discussions for info)
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FAMILIAR:
Modes: 4v4 TDM, Duel, DM (FFA), Instagib, ranked 2v2 TDM, CTF
+ Fun Arcade Modes

Maps: some familiar

Weapons: all familiar


NEW:
Updated graphics.

Champions Special Abilities (SA)
SA's: Active / Passive (Active has cool-downs)

Competitive (professional) e-sports:
Team Mode(s) - SA's on.
DUEL Mode - SA's on. (bring in 3 champions / match)

"NO active abilities" in 'custom games': Yes - in ALL modes

NEW:
Modes: 'Sacrifice' (team), 'SlipGate' (team)
Weapons: Tri-Bolt

Arenas:
13 (Dec 2018) + (2) in testing

Champions:
16 (Nov 2018) + more in 2019.

Website
(at bottom)

Players QC Stats
https://stats.quake.com/

QC Server Status
https://bethesda.net/en/status

Reddit Forums
https://www.reddit.com/r/QuakeChampions/

Steam Discussions
http://steamcommunity.com/app/611500/discussions/

Q:C Discords:
Official: discord.gg/quake

Group: https://discord.gg/mDfNmra

NA QC pugs: https://discord.me/qcpugs

Twitter
https://twitter.com/quake

Lead Designer 'SyncError'
https://twitter.com/syncerror

Developer 'Sponge'
https://twitter.com/mikerubits

id Software - Studio Director: Tim Willits
https://www.instagram.com/timwillits/

noctis's PlusForward (Quake)
https://www.plusforward.net/quake/
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RECENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
April/May 2019 PTS Changelogs + June 2019 Update
Quake Champions June 2019 Live Update released today, June 13, 2019

Today's update includes the brand new mode: Time Limit Duel,
a new season of Free & Premium Battle Pass,
champion and weapon balance changes
and a ton of new Quality of Life (QoL) updates including a bunch of cool new toggle options in main menu for community requested features like:
switch weapon on empty,
low health warning,
and show damage indicator just to name a few.

Full Live Changelog posted by Joshua 'TokyoPunchout' Boyle at the Bethesda News Portal Website here:

https://quake.bethesda.net/en/news/2BV7mvg2XyHSf2pQInC9mN

Note:
From the Quake Champions discord channel (June 13, 2019):

Screenshot of SyncError answering concern about why the new mode for Time Limit Duel is currently only available in 'custom games'.
(currently in 'custom games' for all to test out, will soon be in 'ranked games', etc.).....
https://i.redd.it/0les759fq4431.png

Feb/March 2019 PTS Changelogs + March 2019 Update
Edit: March 21, 2019

Quake Champions March Update Released

Full Changelog posted here by Joshua 'TokyoPunchout' Boyle at the Bethesda News Portal Website:
https://quake.bethesda.net/en/news/2RC4KZ6FhD1xuO05coZSFw

Andre 'MortalEmperor' Carlos posted a teaser about the upcoming 2019-2020 esports season in his preview of the March Update - also at the Bethesda News Portal Website:
https://quake.bethesda.net/en/news/7LZjAUHqnlLromLM4U8X4y?utm_medium=twitter&utm_content=id%20Software&utm_source=Community&sf100126896=1

"We’ve witnessed some of the most exhilarating moments in esports across our Quake Champions tournaments, and we’re just getting started! Our world-class competitors will once again get the chance to prove their skill in the new year-long 2019-2020 season, which kicks off with a Duel tournament at QuakeCon 2019 (July 25-28) and leads up to a World Championship at QuakeCon 2020—the 25th year of QuakeCon!

There’s much more news to come about how we’re restructuring our esports season this year, and we’re excited to share it with you soon!"

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QuakeChampions Mar 22 @ 8:54pm 
The new year-long QC esports season 2019-2020 kicks off with a Duel tournament at QuakeCon 2019 (July 25-28, 2019) and leads up to a World Championship at QuakeCon 2020—the 25th year of QuakeCon! More news to come.....

https://quake.bethesda.net/en/news/7LZjAUHqnlLromLM4U8X4y?utm_medium=twitter&utm_content=id%20Software&utm_source=Community&sf100126896=1
QuakeChampions Jun 28, 2018 @ 6:11pm 
Battlefy now ALSO has AMATEUR Tournaments - with Prize Money too!
Free Registration (2v2 and Duel) https://battlefy.com/quake?utm_source=social&utm_medium=reddit&utm_campaign=AM-OPEN&utm_content=Quake
QuakeChampions Apr 24, 2018 @ 7:48pm 
ESL Go4QC Monthly Tournaments (NA & EU)
($1500.00 per region per month) (starts April 2018)
Free Registration Open To All: Duel or 2v2 TDM
https://twitter.com/ESLQuake/status/987345149469405184
https://play.eslgaming.com/quake/global
QuakeChampions Apr 23, 2018 @ 5:22pm 
Battlefy Quake Champions Community Tournaments ($18,000.00 Prize Money-2018)
Free Registration Open To All: Duel or 2v2 TDM (NA & EU) (starts May 5th, 2018)
https://twitter.com/Battlefy/status/987481465255612421
https://battlefy.com/quake?utm_source=social&utm_medium=twitter&utm_term=orgpage&utm_content=Quake
QuakeChampions Apr 15, 2018 @ 5:36pm 
Tom's Guide review of QC after PAX East (April 2018)
https://www.tomsguide.com/us/quake-champions-retro-fps,news-26939.html
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