Kimmo Polvivaara

General Information

You live in (city & country)?
Kokemäki, Finland

Your birthdate (or age)?
October 28th 1983

Your occupation/job/studies?
Studying in high school

Your hobbies?
Golf, Football, and computer games (Diablo2 and Quake mostly)

Your email/icq/mirc/homepage?

Your music taste?
Faith no more, Mr.bungle, Primus, Nirvana,

Anything you want to add here (about yourself)?

Quake-related Information

Your nickname (story behind it)?
Nickname: Archi. it comes from my first clan (FF, Filo Fighters :) ) behind 5 years..I made FF with my 4 friends and everyone had some filosofer as a nick (like: PLaton, Hippokrates, sokrates, aristoteles). Mine was first Archimedes but about 3 years ago i shortened it ot 'Archi'

Your Quake config (key bindings, etc.)?
mouse1 = rocket, mouse2 = forward, mouse = shaft, strafe right, strafe left and backwards in arrows, and uparrow shoots with better shotgun. ins (0) = better nailgun, end (1) = grenade..those are the most important i guess.

Size of Quake directory on your HD?
861 megs

Your computer (processor/videocard etc.)?
p2 333 128mb ram and voodoo2 (sucks!!)

Quake settings (resolution, version etc.)?
worst resolution with d_mipcap 3 and d_mipscale 40

First contact to speedrunning (when, how etc.)?
Brother got an idea to run maps as fast as possible, Then we thought we should check is there any pages in the internet about speedrunning.. (my bro Lauri also had one record, hipontic action pack end)

First speedrunning demo?
I guess it's in e2m4 with easy..

Favorite speedrunning demo(s) from yourself (the one(s) that you're most proud of)?
It's maybe from runner's deligh, my rdend demo which was record for some time (rend_127) it's maybe not my best demo but i like it most

Favorite speedrunning demo(s) from others?
e1m4 nightmare from Ilkka Kurkela rocks..

Favorite player (overall/runs/100%/marathon/coop)?
Legendary Ilkka Kurkela :)

Favorite trick in a demo?
trick from e1m4. double Fiend jump is absolutely the best! :)

Favorite QdQ release?
QdQwaw..or is it released yet? =)

Favorite original Quake map?

Favorite custom map?
I dont run much custom levels, only id levels

Most annoying monster/map?
Ogres in e3m7

Do you like Doom/Quake2/Q3A?
doom was OK but quake2 and q3a sucks..quake1 is absolutelly the best

What do you think of Quake now?
Still the best multiplayer game i've seen..I guess i'll never stop playing quake ;D

Quake Purity Test score? link

Anything else you want to add here?
clan Mal Function:


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