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GR 2013 GOTY - semi-finals - Tomb Raider vs. The Last of Us

 
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 2:08 am    Post subject: GR 2013 GOTY - semi-finals - Tomb Raider vs. The Last of Us Reply with quote

Hello! Welcome to the semi-final match-ups of the GR Forum 2013 Game of the Year Showdown. Sorry for the huge delay, but we had a bit of trouble rounding up the assignments from our intrepid champions. I promise after this round we will continue straight into the Ultra Final Matchup, completely uninterrupted and without anymore homework for our competitors.

Let's get to it!

The quest for this final round was a GR classic (in my eyes, at least):

*drum roll*

Put Shia in it! Oh yes, our semi-finalist took to Photoshop to insert Mr. Shia Labeouf into their GOTY contender.

This matchup is Tomb Raider vs. The Last of Us.

Representing Tomb Raider is Lethean! With a special guest photoshop appearance by danielrbischoff!:



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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 2:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tomb Raider

I'm pushing for a hipster final round!
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 2:52 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

...says the guy who voted against my picks...

Anyway, I'm voting for Tomb raider, also known as the game that sold 5+ millions of copies worldwide, praise by critics left and right, loved by the masses and also... totally not a hipster game since Longo doesn't know what that word means.



...also he's a doo doo head.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 2:54 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tomb Raider released on all platforms including newgen.
Tomb Raider gets my vote.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 3:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lien wrote:
Anyway, I'm voting for Tomb raider, also known as the game that sold 5+ millions of copies worldwide, praise by critics left and right, loved by the masses and also... totally not a hipster game since Longo doesn't know what that word means.

Well, Fire Emblem was praised by critics and broke 1 million sales on a single platform, but apparently it was still hipster to vote for that. And then you started calling me a hipster anyway.

So I just assumed that I'm so hipster that whatever I do is hipster but I guess there is just no pleasing the French.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 7:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

You guys are doing GOTY wrong. Everyone knows how this goes.


TLOU
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 11:17 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm voting The Last of Lara


Because she'ssssss OUTTA HERE!

TLOU
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 11:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tomb Raider, that Last of Us shop is amazing... ly... disturbing.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 12:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tomb Raider.


Just because.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 12:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Fucking GR...

The Last of Us
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 1:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

danielrbischoff wrote:
Tomb Raider, that Last of Us shop is amazing... ly... disturbing.


Yesssssssssss
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 2:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The majority of GR always votes for the underdog, I think you might be screwed.

The only way TLOU would win would be if it was up against Ocarina of Time. Or FF7. Or Super Mario Bros 3.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 3:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

TLoU
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 4:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

TLOU
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 5:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I love both games but I'm going to say The Last of Us.

It made me feel.

All the feels.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 5:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wes wrote:
The majority of GR always votes for the underdog, I think you might be screwed.

Or maybe, just maybe, personal preference and critical acclaim don't go hand in hand.
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 7:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Let's give Tomb Raider a vote!
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 11:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

TLoU
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2014 9:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh shit this is actually tied 6-6. Which means I get to break it.

Tomb Raider

Hahahaha yessssss
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