QuakeCon 2012 Full Panel Schedule Announced


Bethesda Softworks is pleased to reveal the full presentation and panel schedule for QuakeCon 2012, the ultimate video game festival.

Details and schedule after the jump.


QuakeCon 2012 kicks off on Thursday, August 2nd with the Annual Keynote from John Carmack, id Software’s co-founder and technical director.

Please see below for the full schedule of presentations and panels.


Welcome and Annual Keynote with John Carmack

Thursday, August 2nd at 2:00pm


The Game of Making Games

Friday, August 3rd at 11.30am

Jens Matthies, MachineGames

Raphael Colantonio, Arkane Studios

Ted Price, Insomniac Games

Todd Howard, Bethesda Game Studios

Moderated by Blair Herter, G4TV


Capture the Fan: Making Multiplayer Games That Last

Friday, August 3rd at 1pm

Chet Faliszek, Valve Software

Marty Stratton, id Software

Max Hoberman, Certain Affinity

Moderated by Kevin Kelly, Wizard World


Looking Back at Looking Glass

Friday, August 3rd at 2.30pm

Austin Grossman

Emil Pagliarulo, Bethesda Game Studios

Tom Leonard, Valve Software

Moderated by Harvey Smith, Arkane Studios


Talking Shop: Skyrim, Modding and Steam

Friday, August 3rd at 4pm

Chet Faliszek, Valve Software

Joel Burgess, Bethesda Game Studios

Moderated by Nick Breckon, Bethesda Softworks


Virtual Insanity

Friday, August 3rd at 6pm

John Carmack, id Software

Michael Abrash, Valve Software

Palmer Luckey, ModRetro

Moderated by Todd Hollenshead, id Software


GameTrailers’ Bonus Round

Saturday, August 4th at 11am

Adam Sessler, Industry Veteran

Harvey Smith, Arkane Studios

Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities

Raphael Colantonio, Arkane Studios

Moderated by Geoff Keighley, GameTrailers TV


Celebrating id Modding

Saturday, August 4th at 12.30pm

Brendon Chung, Blendo Games

Robert Duffy, id Software

JP LeBreton, Double Fine

Moderated by Justin Blankenship, Hit Detection


Idle Thumbs Podcast: Arena

Saturday, August 4th at 1.30pm

Chris Remo, Double Fine

Jake Rodkin, Telltale Games

JP LeBreton, Double Fine

Nick Breckon, Bethesda Softworks

Steve Gaynor, The Fullbright Company


QuakeCon Exhibit Hall Hours are:

Thursday, August 4 | 10am – 6pm

Friday, August 5 | 10am – 6pm

Saturday, August 6 | 10am – 6pm


For more information on QuakeCon visit: quakecon.org.