Monthly Video Game Geek Review Contest - December 2014 - Myths & Legends
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This is the geeklist for the October 2014 Video Game Geek Review Contest!

CLOSED FOR ENTRIES
CLOSED FOR VOTING

WINNERS ANNOUNCED BELOW

Full contest rules (and subscription thread) are here. But the gist of it is:
1) Write a review that fits the current category,
2) Post it to this geeklist by the 27th December 2014,
3) Vote in the poll, and then
4) all entrants: 2 in addition to geekgold earned via geekmod!
1st place: 60bag and an exclusive microbadge: Microbadge: Monthly Video Game Geek Review Contest winner
2nd place: 40bag
3rd place: 20bag
4th Place 10bag

10bag For anyone that has never entered before - Please leave comment stating you are new to the contests.

Breaking News- The Prize fund for December has been increased. Please see above for changes

This month's category is Myths & Legends. In honour of the many myths and legends about this time of year please review a game that has some connection to a myth or Legend.

Submissions are due by 27/12/2014 10:00 PM GMT, at which point a week-long voting period will begin.

Review Qualifications
1. 500 words minimum
2. Ideally contains images (preferably use images from the game’s entry, then from your personal gallery, and external images with appropriate attribution as a last resort)
3. Review must be posted to Video Game Geek during the duration of the contest. Take into account the amount time it might take to get through geekmod. Reviews already on the site will not be accepted!
4. The review can't have been published anywhere (Geek or elsewhere) else before it is submitted to the contest.
5. Must fit within the contest’s category, broadly considered.
6. Winners must wait one contest period (i.e. one month) from their time of winning before submitting another entry.

Please link to your review using the [ thread=][ /thread] geeklink.

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2nd place with 19 points is
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Poll: Video Game review contest - December
After reading this months reviews please award points to the ones you like. You may vote on as many or as few reviews as you want but you may only vote for each review once.
How would you rate the following reviews:
1st = 4 points
2nd = 3 points
3rd = 2 points
4th = 1 point
  1st = 4 points 2nd = 3 points 3rd = 2 points 4th = 1 point Vote Count
Lego City: Undercover 33.3% (2) 50.0% (3) Top Answer 16.7% (1) 0.0% (0) 6
Age of Mythology 57.1% (4) Top Answer 42.9% (3) 0.0% (0) 0.0% (0) 7
Total Voters 7
This poll is now closed.   7 answers
Poll created by TMVM
Closes: Sat Jan 3, 2015 6:00 am
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2. Video Game: LEGO City: Undercover [Average Rating:8.45 Overall Rank:1677]
Video Game: LEGO City: Undercover
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The myths and legends of 50 years of cop movies and TV shows are ever present in this delightful game for the Wii U.

Generic LEGO + 50 years of cop movies = AWESOME!
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3. Video Game: Age of Mythology [Average Rating:7.41 Overall Rank:440]
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Unmemorable but not terrible
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