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QuakeCon 2008 - Paint, Glue & Sponge Bob - More Than Cases

During his rounds at QuakeCon, Chris turns his attention to the many case mods on display; both amazing and shameful.

| Trade Shows | Posted: Aug 5, 2008 4:00 am

More Than Cases

 

Some BYOC attendees went far beyond modding their case. These guys just want to go big.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

Forget 30 inch LCD computer monitors, these guys needed to compensate for something. One QuakeCon BYOC attendee carted in a 42 inch plasma display.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

On the other side of the size scale, this gamer modded an old style portable TV to accept a DVI connection. The retro look went over well; the only thing missing was an Atari 2600.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

These gamers needed more than desktop power, they needed a real server. Rumor has it that this server was used to stream p0rn.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

Notebook gaming is gaining ground as far as market share is concerned. This gamer found a way to keep his notebook cool and colorful.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

Some teams declared their territory. This group planted their flag. Later, someone captured it.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

Keeping cool was an active affair at QuakeCon. The Dallas heat reached as high as 108 outside one day.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

More than cases got the mod treatment. I give these two a thumbs up, to say the least.

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

QuakeCon 2008 Case Mods

 

Face modding is expensive in America and is also known as cosmetic surgery. What is a gamer to do when he can't afford to mod his face, these two went with a wrap solution.

 

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