It will come in handy to be well prepared for the LAN. Thanks to the input of attendees from DataStorm and TheNoobzMaster, we’ve turned the following checklist into a convenient page, which can also be downloaded, via this link
as a Word document.
Preparation (at home):
Make sure windows is up-to-date by updating through Windows Update.
Download the latest graphic drivers and install these.
Start Steam, Battle.net, Origin, Uplay etc. and update ALL games.
Check if your Firewall is active. Your PC will be directly accessible from the internet, so your protection must be working.
Ensure you have one working anti-virus program.
Turn off Shares on your PC.
Secure your pc with a password (you can lock your pc with WinKey + L).
Buy tokens via the website (until a few days prior to the event) - bit.ly/trxixtokens.
Discord (chat / voice software) TR invite link: https://discord.gg/RWsJFHy.
At the entrance:
Ticket (download from website and print, it marks your seat).
Bring a print copy of the invoice(s) for the extra’s you booked with you (such as: Speedseats chair,Rent-a-bed, etc.).
If applicable, bring along the permission-slip from your guardian/parents.
Check-in at the cash registers first, before dragging your PC inside.
Money (for tokens etc.) / (Debit)card
Address, route planner (De Haar 11, 9405 TE, Assen).
NO GLASS ALLOWED! (Bottles, drinking glasses, etc.)
After checking in you can enter the venue with your PC/stuff through the side door.
Computer and accessories for PC gamers
PC case or Laptop
Joysticks / Controllers
Power cords (1x for pc, 1x per monitor)
Monitor, monitor stand or montage
Wired controller or controller + cables
Powerstrip with enough sockets.
Headset/earplugs (No speakers)
Networkcable 15 meter STP Cat 5E or higher. 15 meter if seated at corner, 10m is enough on all other seats.
External peripherals (external hard disk, etc) with matching cables (power/usb).
Ducttape (to tape the edge of the table if sharp. Remove upon leaving!)
USB cables for various purposes (mobile phone etc.)
USB fan / USB led lights for lightning
Airbed / Stretcher
Airpump for airbed. (hyperventilation doesn't sleep that well)
Couple of blankets (for on your airbed/stretcher to stay warm)
Earplugs, There will always be noise from the main hall!
Soap/shampoo (Yes, the showers are free of charge!)
Contacts, contact fluid or glasses
Bread / Condiments
Cups / TR mug (NO GLASS, this is prohibited)
Plate and a non sharp knife
Cool box (non electric)
Bags, to put your stuff in
Easy on the energy drinks, there's enough caffeine and sugars in a can to last the whole day
Remind yourself to drink enough water
Atleast go for a walk every 2 hours for 10 minutes