Everyone please send out a big THANK-YOU to Todd for the fantastic 2005 logo!The VGOC has begun the long and difficult process of preparing for the 2005 Video Game Olympics. Many of the unforseen difficulties that plagued the 2004 Olympics have been removed and safeguards are in place to ensure that 2005 will be the best Olympics ever! Festivities will kick off at 5 PM on Friday, August 19 and will not wind down until late in the day on Monday, August 22. Be ready to either take a a couple of vacation days (if you are out of vacation, you can always call in sick). The VGOC has many exciting improvements and enhancements in place this year's Olympics. Look for the 2005 Olympics to be your one stop shop for video game euphoria!!!
Additionally, the 2005 Olympics still has an active official forums website.
The VGOC has released a preliminary list of games and a weekend game schedule.
You can find pictures from 2005 here.
You can find the opening video from 2005 here.
If you did not receive an automatic invitation to the 2005 Video Game Olympics, don't worry. There are many, many Olympic qualifying tournaments and events between now and then. Remember, there's always the McCabe Infant Invitational!
I hope that each and every one of you makes the necessary preparations to be at the 2005 Video Game Olympics. Remember, we cannot have a good time unless you are there!