The participant’s guide to the universe
In our third article about the creative competitions at The Gathering, we will tell you about the start of a new millennium - with new lows, and the start of a new climb to greatness.
A lot of things were new in 1996 - not only the location, but for the first time all participants had access to a fast Internet connection. The Wild compo was another new addition this year – a kind of "anything-goes" compo, where you could submit almost anyything that didn't fit in any of the other compos. There were competitions for older model Amigas as well as for the Commodore 64, but none of these got a lot of contributions.
The doors open wednesday, April 4th at 09:00
In The Gathering's early years it was a restless event which moved on several occasions, trying to find its final form. One thing was for sure, there were a lot of computer interested youths out there, waiting for a place to show their digitial creations.
There was an online meeting hosted by hardware.no on March 22. All questions and answers are online.
First Hotel Victoria offers participants at The Gathering 2012 a special price during their stay in Hamar this easter. The hotel is located in center of Hamar, with only 50 meters to go from the railwaystation and around 1 km from the ship.
So, you want to be one of us? We've got a few tips that might come in handy when applying for a position in TG crew.