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#1 Dwynwen

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Posted 18 February 2012 - 09:05 PM

Mat has just been crowned our Cage Match King! His victory completes our cage matches for this year. We hope you all enjoyed participating.

How did you like the cage matches? Would you like us to do them again next year?
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Posted 18 February 2012 - 10:18 PM

I would love to see another cage match! The write-ups were fun to read and the debates were more so. I cannot wait to see some other characters getting to duke it out.


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Posted 19 February 2012 - 12:19 AM

It was alot of fun thank you for hosting the cage matches

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Posted 19 February 2012 - 01:33 AM

Some of the write ups was just hilarious. Thanks to all that took their time to write them.

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Posted 19 February 2012 - 01:39 AM

It was awesome sauce! Kudus to everyone involved!




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Posted 19 February 2012 - 01:43 AM

Thanks Dwyn for organising!

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Posted 19 February 2012 - 05:38 AM

Brilliant! Definitely worth doing them again! And well done Mat <3

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Posted 19 February 2012 - 09:23 AM

I definitely want to see another cage match.

Additionally, I want to see a different kind of cage match where characters are placed in command of armies, and we vote on who wins the battle.
For each match, the combatants are given armies equal in numbers (unless channelers are included), but not necessarily with the same proportions. For example, a Saldean army would have a larger proportion of cavalry than other armies, while an army of Aiel would mean that pretty much every member of that army has similar weapons and fighting style.
And just like Rand was not included in this cage match because he is in a class of his own, so would Mat not be included in a battle cage match. (or Cage Match: Total War :tongue: )

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Posted 20 February 2012 - 07:34 AM

Must. Have. Mat Vs Bela!!!!!

Great work on this. It was a great read on those matchups.

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Posted 20 February 2012 - 11:26 AM

Thanks for the compliments, and thanks to the other writers & Dwyn for an awesome job. And special thanks to Nyn for the artwork, and being Nyn. ;-)

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Posted 20 February 2012 - 10:35 PM

I want to give a special shout-out to Luckers, Verbal, Despothera, and Nyn for the write-ups and to Nyn for the art. All of them put a ton of work into this event.

Thanks for the compliments, Luckers and Verbal.
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Posted 21 February 2012 - 06:27 AM

Yes, thanks you all! The write-ups, the art, everything was amazing!

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Posted 24 February 2012 - 10:57 AM

Loved them! They were awesome, tons of fun to read! Definitely would like to see this done again.
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Posted 24 February 2012 - 05:49 PM

Nice bit of fun :)

next year can we have one full of minor characters? Sulin, Dobrain, Uno, Sleet, Tallanvor etc make it a bit mor unknown as there won't be anyone super popular over others.

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Posted 25 February 2012 - 11:07 AM

Loved them! They were awesome, tons of fun to read! Definitely would like to see this done again.


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Posted 23 March 2012 - 02:16 AM

I never posted but they were a great read, thank you for running these threads! :D

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 07:23 PM

I might be a bit late, but the write ups were awesome! Great cage matches I hope to see more of them!

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Posted 05 September 2012 - 04:11 PM

Aw! I missed it when will we do it again

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Posted 16 June 2013 - 06:41 PM

I'm very late but these write ups were excellent.