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View Poll Results: VOTE FOR THREE! VOTE FOR THREE!
Aragorn 3 25.00%
Canadave 5 41.67%
captcalhoun 0 0%
Chris3123 4 33.33%
Evil Twin 7 58.33%
Jetfire 7 58.33%
OdoWanKenobi 5 41.67%
SPCTRE 3 25.00%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 12. You may not vote on this poll

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Old August 26 2010, 04:52 AM   #1
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VOTE | Gaming Avatar Contest | Silent Protagonists

Remember to VOTE FOR THREE! Good luck.


Aragorn


Canadave


captcalhoun


Chris3123


Evil Twin


Jetfire


OdoWanKenobi


SPCTRE
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Old August 26 2010, 05:39 AM   #2
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Voted!

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Old August 26 2010, 07:17 AM   #3
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Old August 26 2010, 07:41 AM   #4
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ET, Jetfire, SPCTRE
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Old August 27 2010, 05:51 PM   #5
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Re: VOTE | Gaming Avatar Contest | Silent Protagonists

i voted for the portal one for the companion cube... and then the old school 8/16 bit ones.

in general, i don't like the silent protagonist because too often they are silent when people talk to them. portal kinda works because the main character is alone and has no one to talk to (although at some point she might get tired of glados taunting her and yell something back).

i dont get the lovefest for Gordon Freeman/Link as silent heroes. Fans say, "Oh, i am Gordon Freeman, the everyman! if he talks, it's no longer me." and if you were mute, you'd have a damn good point. what breaks the immersion for me, is an NPC talking to my character, asking a question and my character doesnt respond. "Gordon Freeman! How have you been? it's been a while, are you doing okay?" oh, it's awesome that Gordon doesn't respond! that's exactly what i would do in the same situation! i would be a dick and never talk to anyone!

same complaints apply to link.
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Old August 27 2010, 08:45 PM   #6
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Old August 29 2010, 05:47 AM   #7
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Re: VOTE | Gaming Avatar Contest | Silent Protagonists

Well, the poll is closed, and...it's a tie!

Congrats to Evil Twin and Jetfire. Have fun sorting out which of you will run the next contest.

Thanks for participating, everyone!
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Old August 29 2010, 05:53 AM   #8
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I have an fairly simply Theme...World Of Warcraft(WoW)!

If Evil Twin doesn't mind me taking this one.
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Old August 29 2010, 05:59 AM   #9
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Sure, go ahead Jetfire.
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Old August 29 2010, 06:16 AM   #10
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I will have an entry thread up in a few hours.
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