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Scottlee
25-11-04, 19:43
They're having a knockout competition on a Final Fantasy forum to find the all time best computer game. In it's Round 1 match against friggin "Space Invaders", Tomb Raider is losing by 8 votes to 3.

Are these people insane?

The vote thread, complete with replies (http://www.awff.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=7542)

Oh, an don't anyone rush over to tip the scales. That would be a bit unfair. I'd rather just wallow in this sad moment.

(I mean, if it was Donkey Kong I might understand, but Space Invaders!)

[ 25. November 2004, 20:50: Message edited by: Scottlee ]

ELEN
25-11-04, 19:50
I guess we have to register in order to see this thread... Because an error occurred. I am unsure on how to use a feature..... etc...

tlr online
25-11-04, 20:18
Can't see the thread in question either, and I really don't want to register there. Could you summarise

nikos
25-11-04, 20:28
http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/yikes.gif lol!no words[comments],about apetite!
these ancient wise words come to my mind after reading this! :D
if you try to show the moon to an idiot using your fingers,probably the poor idiot will look at your finger!
BTW the one who compare arcades[that i love to much and i play them for almost 20 years and i am also a mamefan and mame collector],with pc games is probably a lunatic or a moron or an idiot! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/clown.gif
so dont care! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/mischievous.gif

Scottlee
25-11-04, 20:29
Elen, Tlr....

Ah, didn't occur to me that.

Ok, well there's not too much to see that you couldn't just imagine anyway. A special "Best all time game competition" forum as been added to the main forums, and each match-up in the first round has its own thread/poll. Just imagine a Results stat at the top of the thread showing Tomb Raider trailing Space Invaders by 8 votes to 3, and you're halfway there. Then come the mostly brief replies, the worst of which says something like "Went for S.I. Tomb Raider sux".

And that's about it.

[ 25. November 2004, 21:30: Message edited by: Scottlee ]

ELEN
25-11-04, 20:32
I couldn't expect more in a FF forum ;)

Scottlee
25-11-04, 20:37
Well do keep us informed as to how TR fares against Space Invaders in the Hitman forums, Elen http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif

ELEN
25-11-04, 20:46
You know I don't bother ;) Besides, if we set up a poll here, TR will win. I didn't mean the FF forum specifically. I used it as an example, where this board is a non-TR one. FF would lose here and the fans would say the same thing. Got my point?

[ 25. November 2004, 21:47: Message edited by: ELEN ]

voncroy81
25-11-04, 20:49
im a big fan of FF. Theyre amazing. i see where youre coming from though http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/mischievous.gif

Scottlee
25-11-04, 20:51
Well, kind of, but...

On a Final Fantasy forum, you'd think Space Invaders and Tomb Raider would be judged in an unbiased fashion, as neither game is featured/talked about on the site normally. The only exception to this theory would be if FF and TR has some sort of rivalry I'm not aware of.

[ 25. November 2004, 21:52: Message edited by: Scottlee ]

tlr online
25-11-04, 20:52
Space Invaders rule. But... think about how all those little green aliens feel when folk on earth play at killing them all. :(