Video Game Geek Review Contest - May 2015
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This is the geeklist for the May 2015 Video Game Geek Review Contest!

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CLOSED OPEN FOR VOTING
WINNERS ANNOUNCED BELOW

1) Any video game review submitted to VGG during the contest month is eligible for entry to the contest.
2) If your review is around 500 words and contains images you will receive a 2 door prize simply for entering it in the contest.
3) Every month there will also be a suggested theme. Any Reviews meeting this theme will be awarded an extra 3 entry bonus.
4) To enter post your review to this geeklist by the last day of the month.
5) Once the geekist has closed for entries a voting poll will be opened for a week. This poll will decide the winners.
6) Winners will receive the following:
1st place: 60bag and an exclusive microbadge: Microbadge: Monthly Video Game Geek Review Contest winner
2nd place: 40bag
3rd place: 20bag
4th Place 10bag

This month's optional Theme is: CEL SHADED - Any review of a Video Game that is in the cel shaded art style submitted to this contest will receive a 3 bonus.

This months winners are:

1st place with 33 points -
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2nd place with 26 points -
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3rd place with 20 points -
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4th place with 17 points -
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Poll: Video Game Review Contest - May 2015
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
Lufia II 40.0% (2) Top Answer 20.0% (1) 20.0% (1) 20.0% (1) 5
Sunrider: Masks of Arcadius 36.4% (4) Top Answer 36.4% (4) Top Answer 18.2% (2) 9.1% (1) 11
Dice Wars 0.0% (0) 16.7% (1) 0.0% (0) 83.3% (5) Top Answer 6
Darksiders II 0.0% (0) 50.0% (3) Top Answer 16.7% (1) 33.3% (2) 6
SuperHot 14.3% (1) 28.6% (2) 42.9% (3) Top Answer 14.3% (1) 7
Never Alone 11.1% (1) 22.2% (2) 44.4% (4) Top Answer 22.2% (2) 9
Enchanted Cave 55.6% (5) Top Answer 11.1% (1) 0.0% (0) 33.3% (3) 9
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This poll is now closed.   12 answers
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Closes: Sun Jun 7, 2015 6:00 am
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2. Video Game: Sunrider: Mask of Arcadius [Average Rating:6.75 Unranked]
Video Game: Sunrider: Mask of Arcadius
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This month I actually have a game that fits the theme!

Love in Outer Space
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3. Video Game: Darksiders II [Average Rating:7.36 Overall Rank:879]
Video Game: Darksiders II
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Does not come close to fitting this month's theme.

Is Death Really Better?
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4. Video Game: Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistrals [Average Rating:7.67 Overall Rank:1117]
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Solving the Puzzle
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5. Video Game: SuperHot (web browser) [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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A Browser Game Review: Superhot
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6. Video Game: Never Alone [Average Rating:6.77 Overall Rank:1784]
Video Game: Never Alone
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My entry for this month

An Inuit at the North Pole, where did we see this before?
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7. Video Game: Enchanted Cave [Average Rating:6.67 Overall Rank:5346]
Video Game: Enchanted Cave
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No cell-shading unfortunately, but part of this month's 2015 VG Challenge!

Kill The Monsters, Loot Their Stuff! - Enchanted Cave Review
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8. Video Game: Dice Wars [Average Rating:7.00 Overall Rank:4851]
Video Game: Dice Wars
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This is also not for a cell-shaded game but a strategy review for a browser game.

A Strategy Review: Dice Wars



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