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Vote Thread for Ack's Omake Corner

Discussion in 'General' started by Ack, Feb 18, 2015.

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    SilverEagle2121 I trust you know where the happy button is?

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  3. Prustan

    Prustan I didn't do it!

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    [] Afraid of the Dark
    [] First Telkan
    [] Snek is a Good Boy
    [] Taylor Hebert, Medhall Intern
     
  4. DrWhoFan13

    DrWhoFan13 Only here for Ack's Voting Thread and Just A Phase

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  5. PathtoReading

    PathtoReading Know what you're doing yet?

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  9. Sleepyfoo

    Sleepyfoo Know what you're doing yet?

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    Predictions:
    Vote 199: I, Panacea by 6 Votes
    Vote 200: Recoil by 55 Votes
    Vote 201: Hostage Situation by 53 Votes
    Vote 202: Wyvern by 129 Votes
    Vote 203: One More Trigger by 87 Votes
    Vote 204: Reality Intrudes by 52 Votes
    Vote 205: Alea Iacta Est by 184 Votes
    Vote 206: Recoil by 33 Votes
    Vote 207: I, Panacea by 232 Votes
    Vote 208: Wyvern by 118 Votes

    Recoil needs 6 more votes than average to win, and Hostage Situation needs 10ish. It really is a toss up this time.
     
  10. Caerwen

    Caerwen Know what you're doing yet?

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    Dalxein Know what you're doing yet?

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  12. saganatsu

    saganatsu Not too sore, are you?

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    the DragonBard Creator of Worlds

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    Arksurek Only here for the cookies.

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    [!!] Meet the Heberts - Infinity
    [!!] Afraid of the Dark - Googol
    [!!] sequel to "Greg Veder, Conquering Hero" - Eddington number
    [!!] Another Way - Avogadro constant
     
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  18. Ack

    Ack (Verified Ratbag) (Unverified Great Old One)

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  19. Threadmarks: Vote 199: Recoil
    Ack

    Ack (Verified Ratbag) (Unverified Great Old One)

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    Thanks, as always, for voting.

    Voting points this round: 621

    Announcements
    Throne3d 's vote counting system seems to not be working, so it's back to hand counting. Any mistakes are mine.


    Novel is PUBLISHED. [Welcome to Utopia]
    Link to get, if interested: https://books2read.com/u/b68xeZ
    Amazon: https://www.amazon.com.au/s?k=welcome+to+utopia&ref=nb_sb_noss_2


    Sequel (part 2 of 4) is PUBLISHED: Shadows Over Utopia
    Link to get, if interested: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/1146304
    Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Shadows-Over-Utopia-Utopian-Dreams/dp/0648729664/


    Also, I have a free novel on Smashwords, called The Uncle Tal Stories.

    Any votes to any stories not on the list will not be applied to any stories, on or off the list. The stories that have been taken off the list will not be abandoned, just put on hiatus until I've actually finished a significant number of stories that are actually still on the list.

    MirrorVerse 1140
    Bait & Switch 1164
    Junior Hero 140
    Enter the Nemesis 161

    Afraid of the Dark [0] (Danny is an expy of John Wick. Taylor just went through the Locker. Be very afraid.)
    All Alone [25] (Emma dies in the alley, so Taylor makes a new friend. Sophia Hess. But after some very bad decisions. she's all alone again. Or is she?)
    Another Way [0] (Marquis beat shit out of BBB, then spent the next eight years in Boston. Now that his daughter has triggered, he's come back. She's having a ball.)
    Conflict [0] (It's 1980. Contessa managed to shank Eden without getting nerfed. Doctor Mother now has Eidolon's powerset, without the insecurity complex. They've got two years to prepare before Scion shows up.)
    Earning Her Stripes [0] (Sophia has gotten three power vials. Emma and Madison took two, and they're aiming to make Taylor into a villain with the third.)
    Entanglement [0] (Taylor has her bug powers. However, she is now randomly body-swapping with a Taylor from an Earth without super-powers. Both are rather confused.)
    First Telkan [0] (A crossover with the massively popular Reddit serial First Contact, by Ralts Bloodthorne.)
    Fuck Worm! [0] {NSFW} (A double SI, where a couple gets dropped into the Wormverse on opposite sides. Only just started.)
    Gravitas [0] (A crossover fanfic with a novel I'm in the process of writing).
    One Bad Day [0] (Sophia murders Grue. Taylor murders Sophia and Madison. Lisa murders her new team leader. Amy mindwipes Vicky. It's one hell of a bad day.)
    Prodigal Daughter [0] (Taylor isn't quite right. But that's okay. She's Jack Slash's daughter. Brockton Bay is in for ... a time.)
    Snek is a Good Boy [0] (The adorrifying adventures of a large snek in and around Brockton Bay.)
    Yet Another Way [0] (A spin-off of Another Way, where Carol killed Amy. The BBB is now out of the picture, and Marquis has managed to adopt the Dallon and Pelham kids.)

    A Friend At Winslow - Non-Taylor-centric, but involving Taylor.
    The Centre Cannot Hold - Taylor gets a really weird power, and makes full use of it. Crack.
    Dinah Alcott, Ruler of the World - Exactly what it says on the tin.
    EverYthiNg YoU kNow iS WroNg - The Birdcage is a luxury resort. Marquis was sandbagging. It's all a LIE, I tell you! Pure crack.
    Force Projection - A sequel to my original fiction Number Two.
    Hostile Takeover - Marquis had a son. He's just come back to Brockton Bay.
    Identity Theft - An international freelancer needs to hide out in Brockton Bay. Guess who she looks like?
    Isel - Prequel to my original fiction King's Man
    Parallel - A time travel story, involving Taylor's son from after Gold Morning.
    Living in Brockton Bay is Suffering - A perfect storm of bad events happens, leaving Tagg in charge of the PRT, based in Brockton Bay.
    Library Blues (working title) - A massive AU where Taylor is an adult, working in the library of Winslow High. Brian is the principal, and Sophia is the head coach.
    Terminal: A cancer sufferer triggers with powers. His life does not improve. News at eleven.

    User Errors:
    No errors noted this time.


    On to the main event.

    Alea Iacta Est 217
    Collateral Damage 79
    Hostage Situation 637
    I, Panacea 649
    One More Trigger 538
    Reality Intrudes 459
    Recoil 0 (651)
    Slippery Slope 42
    War Games 70
    Wyvern 517

    Last vote, I said: Whoof; it doesn't get much closer than this when Slippery Slope beat out Hostage Situation by 7 points. So of course, this time around, Recoil has to come from 27 points behind to sneak in ahead of I, Panacea by 2 points. So yeah, it got closer than that. It looks like I, Panacea is going to be next up in the #200 spot, unless Hostage Situation somehow manages to pull off a miracle (yeah, I didn't think so either). Following Hostage Situation, we're likely to see Wyvern and then probably One More Trigger. But of course, time will tell.

    Check out Sleepyfoo for a reasonable prediction.

    Note: As Collateral Damage and Reality Intrudes are based on short, sharp chapters you'll be getting two 3-4K chapters each time either one comes up, instead of one 7K+ chapter.


    Anyway, thanks again for voting, and I hope you enjoy reading the stories as much as I enjoy writing them.


    For anyone who hasn't voted on this thread before, the voting rules go as follows:

    Vote format looks like this:

    Thank you.

    Voting is OPEN.
     
  20. Twilight666

    Twilight666 Not too sore, are you?

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  21. Caerwen

    Caerwen Know what you're doing yet?

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  22. Tribe Scientist

    Tribe Scientist Making the rounds.

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  23. mouse

    mouse not actually a mouse

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    [ ] Yet Another Way
    [ ] Another Way
     
  24. anwan7

    anwan7 Know what you're doing yet?

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  25. cl20

    cl20 I trust you know where the happy button is?

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  26. inky

    inky Know what you're doing yet?

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  27. EJH

    EJH Know what you're doing yet?

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  28. SilverEagle2121

    SilverEagle2121 I trust you know where the happy button is?

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  29. Dan Tobias

    Dan Tobias Know what you're doing yet?

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    Up for voting and I'd like to see it, just not quite enough to get a vote this time...
    [] One More Trigger
    [] Wyvern

    Not eligible for votes but I'd still like to see it:
    [] Entanglement
    [] Taylor Hebert, Medhall Intern
    [] MirrorVerse
     
  30. SwiftRosenthal

    SwiftRosenthal Connoisseur.

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