Google Employee Spends $40,000 To Create LAN Party Room [GALLERY]

Posted Dec 19, 2011

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) employee Kenton Varda has every geek’s dream house. He has set up his family room in a way that supports LAN gaming for 12 people. Most people have to deal with tons of ethernet cables, power cables, and extension cords to deal with getting a decent LAN gaming party together. Kenton had custom cabinets built to hide all of these wires. How much did it cost him to build the ultimate LAN gaming room? About$40,000 to set-up six stations spread over two rooms. [Engadget and Kenton’s Blog]