Jump to content


EB's Super Hero Comic Cover Contest Voting Thread!


  • This topic is locked This topic is locked
198 replies to this topic

#1 CorneliusMurdock

CorneliusMurdock

  • Adorable


    Posts: 7312
    Joined: 09-March 10
    Member: 9860
    Country: USA

Posted 30 November 2012 - 06:16 AM

Posted Image


VOTING THREAD

Voting Rules:

  • Only members who joined before the official start of the contest (3 Nov. 2012) may vote.  Members who joined after that date are not eligible to vote.
  • You may not vote for yourself.
  • You will have three (3) points to allocate.  These can be divided any way you like between 1-3 entries.  You may give all three points to one entry, 2 to one entry and 1 to another, or 1 to three different entries.
  • Votes must be in the proper format.  This makes it easier for votes to be tallied.  The format is the Entry Number followed by the Entrant's Username, a dash and then the Number of Points allocated.
        Here are a few examples:

    42 by Hinckley - 3 points
    OR
    86 by Rufus - 2 points
    57 by WhiteFang - 1 point

  • You may, of course, follow up with why you voted for those particular entries.  People like to be told why they are awesome.
  • Once you have voted, please do not edit the post in which you did so.  It may have already been tallied and it could be seen as trying to manipulate the vote.
  • An entry should win based on it's own merits.  This isn't a popularity contest.  Attempts to campaign for votes either on this site or elsewhere will not be tolerated.  You may put a small picture of your entry in your signature as a way of promoting but that's as far as you should go.
  • After seven (7) days of voting, the votes will be tallied by staff and the results will be announced shortly after.  Be patient.  We're volunteers.
  • Above all, play fair.  Cheaters will be tarred, feathered, ridiculed, and then disqualified.  Staff reserves the right to disqualify entries if it discovers a form of cheating not covered in these rules.
There's one more thing.  By voting, you'll be registered in a raffle to win one of these four Super Hero minifigs:  

Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image


That's right, four of you lucky voters will win a cool minifig!

The Entries:

1.) Posted Image by Ninja Nin

2.) Posted Image by wonderpuddle

3.) Posted Image by thewatchman

4.) Posted Image by Oky

5.) Posted Image by BaraSH

6.) Posted Image by Plissken

7.) Posted Image by Kristel

8.) Posted Image by toutouille

9.) Posted Image by Captain Nemo

10.) Posted Image by The Joker1

11.) Posted Image by def

12.) Posted Image by dr_spock

13.) Posted Image by vriverajr3

14.) Posted Image by Ultron32

15.) Posted Image by MstrOfPppts

16.) Posted Image by Hammerstein NWC

17.) Posted Image by Ceroknight

18.) Posted Image by CBMM1

19.) Posted Image by KZB

20.) Posted Image by Cobb

21.) Posted Image by Runamuck

22.) Posted Image by Brig. Brick

23.) Posted Image by The Penguin

24.) Posted Image by Jackattack7

The Prizes:


1st place:
  • Posted Image 6863
  • Posted Image6866
  • Posted Image Posted Image Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
  • Posted Image
2nd place:
  • Posted Image6862
  • Posted Image6865
  • Posted Image Posted Image Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
  • Posted Image
3rd place:
  • Posted Image6865
  • Posted Image 6858

New Member? Read This | Questions? Need Help? Ask Here

Site Guidelines | Eurobricks FAQ | Visual User Guide


#2 CorneliusMurdock

CorneliusMurdock

  • Adorable


    Posts: 7312
    Joined: 09-March 10
    Member: 9860
    Country: USA

Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:47 AM

Voting is now open.  Voting will close exactly seven (7) days from this post.

New Member? Read This | Questions? Need Help? Ask Here

Site Guidelines | Eurobricks FAQ | Visual User Guide


#3 Hobbestimus

Hobbestimus

    Posts: 357
    Joined: 02-December 11
    Member: 22718

Posted 02 December 2012 - 03:06 AM

Lots of great entries. Hard to choose. But my points go to:

4 by Oky - 1 point
9 by Captain Nemo - 1 point
21 by Runamuck - 1 point

#4 thewatchman

thewatchman

    Posts: 108
    Joined: 14-January 11
    Member: 15410

Posted 02 December 2012 - 04:27 AM

I love all of these, but my votes are:

9 by captain nemo - 1 point
18 by cbmm1 - 1 point
21 by runamuck - 1 point.



#5 Kristel

Kristel

  • Drunk, Nervous and Giggling


    Posts: 1813
    Joined: 19-May 12
    Member: 28686
    Country: Australia

Posted 02 December 2012 - 07:05 AM

8 by toutouille - 1 point
9 by Captain Nemo - 1 point
11 by def - 1 point

I wish I had more points to give out, as there were a lot of great entries.

Current Mafia: watching from the sidelines

Past Mafia: Aperture Academy - Harriet Slutter - Mafia - Silver City - CMF - After Dark - Ragnarok Now Redux - CMF2


Linkies: flickr - ModularsbyKristel (blog) - FriendsBricks - BrickLink - LPub Tutorial

Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image


Spend wisely, build more and enjoy what you have!

#6 Cobb

Cobb

    Posts: 120
    Joined: 07-November 10
    Member: 14114
    Country: The Netherlands

Posted 02 December 2012 - 11:07 AM

3 by Watchmen - 1 point (there's just a lot going on and I like the figs)
2 by wonderpuddle - 1 point (because of the original design!)
16 by Hammerstein NWC - 1 point (like the Punisher's posing)
You don't get it boy, this isn't a mudhole. It's an operating table. And I'm the surgeon.

#7 Jackattack7

Jackattack7

    Posts: 549
    Joined: 08-September 12
    Member: 31623
    Country: UK

Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:17 PM

10 by Joker1 - 1 point
9 by Captain Nemo - 1 point
2 by Wonderpuddle - 1 point

Edited by Jackattack7, 02 December 2012 - 02:21 PM.

My Youtube channel, http://www.youtube.c...x?feature=mhee My Flickr account http://www.flickr.co...tack7s_pstream
My Twitter: https://twitter.com/Ryanjack_1997

Want to buy Hero Factory 2.0, Star Wars clone wars, Power Miners or Atlantis Lego sets. If so check this out:
http://www.eurobrick...showtopic=83625

#8 Hammerstein NWC

Hammerstein NWC

    Posts: 454
    Joined: 20-May 12
    Member: 28710
    Country: Sarnia

Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:26 PM

Very difficult to choose,

9. Captain Nemo 1 point (my clear fave but I want to vote for others too).
7. Kirsten 1 point.
3. The Watchman 1point.

Fabulous entries alround as always!
Trying to win over a tough crowd at Eurobricks!

Check me out on Flickr!  http://www.flickr.co...os/strawdog316/
Comments criticism and feedback always welcome!

#9 ultron32

ultron32

    Posts: 137
    Joined: 12-June 12
    Member: 29135
    Country: USA

Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:28 PM

Tough, but:

4 by Oky- 1 point
21 by Runamuck-  1 point (had to, because of your lettering)
7 by Kristel- 1 point

And a close 4th: Hammerstein NWC. Cap just didn't look right, with the dark blue and the white arms.
And Wonderpuddle, I love your figs, but I think your other cover is better. (the one you didn't enter in the contest)

#10 The Joker1

The Joker1

    Posts: 1217
    Joined: 01-April 12
    Member: 27681
    Country: England

Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:54 PM

Ooh, So many fantastic entries. This is going to be difficult.

1 point- #9 Captain nemo (I think we know we have a winner here)
1 point- #24 Jackattack7 (I had that comic once and seeing it in Lego retreived many memories)
1 point- #16Hammerstein NWC (Great tecniques and a nice all round design :)

Thanks again for the contest Cornelius, And good luck to everyone. :classic:

Edited by The Joker1, 02 December 2012 - 02:55 PM.

Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
“I’m like a dog chasing cars, I wouldn't know what to do if I caught one, you know, I’d just do…things.” Heath ledger- 2008

#11 Kez

Kez

    Posts: 903
    Joined: 03-November 12
    Member: 32816
    Country: England

Posted 02 December 2012 - 03:16 PM

@CorneliusMurdock
I joined on the 3rd of November 2012, does that mean I can still vote for my favourite three or not?

#12 Captain Nemo

Captain Nemo

  • Lean Mean GREEN Batman Building Machine.


    Posts: 735
    Joined: 17-June 11
    Member: 18511
    Country: United States

Posted 02 December 2012 - 03:21 PM

Here we, or I, go!

1 point-- #4 Oky: I love this one! It looks very classic, and the colors really pop. The building and photo are top notch too.
1 point-- #7 Kristel: Looks really cool and is clearly recognizable when compaired to the comic cover.
1 point-- #12 dr_spock: I like how simple the photo is, and it's classic looking approach.

There we go! Good Luck everyone!

#13 KZB

KZB

    Posts: 97
    Joined: 21-October 12
    Member: 32636

Posted 02 December 2012 - 04:33 PM

really hard to choose but my favourites are:

4 by Oky - the vehice itself is a great MOC - 1 point
7 by Kristel - it's clear and well adapted to the lego form, I like the choice of the cover too - 1 point
9 by Captain Nemo - I guess it wasn't easy to put that cover in the lego form but the final outcome is really awesome - 1 point

#14 Legocrazy81

Legocrazy81

    Posts: 4440
    Joined: 12-August 10
    Member: 12542
    Country: USA(California)

Posted 02 December 2012 - 08:41 PM

2 by wonderpuddle- 2 points
4 by Oky- 1 point
Clone Army-120 & counting...

GS Red Squad Relief Fund- Donate today!

#15 Legoroni

Legoroni

    Posts: 207
    Joined: 05-September 09
    Member: 7319
    Country: United States

Posted 02 December 2012 - 08:42 PM

Great entries everyone! Here are my votes.

Oky-1 Point (I love the supermobile)
def-1 Point (The posing is well executed)
Hammerstein NWC-1 Point (Same here, the posing is great)

Good luck to everyone!

#16 dr_spock

dr_spock

  • Ex-News Scout scouting for new themes


    Posts: 4801
    Joined: 28-December 09
    Member: 8775
    Country: Canada

Posted 02 December 2012 - 09:22 PM

Captain Nemo - 1
thewatchman - 1
Kristel - 1

#17 MstrOfPppts

MstrOfPppts

  • Lex Luthor, Bruce Wayne — what's the difference?


    Posts: 1103
    Joined: 18-December 10
    Member: 14752
    Country: Slovenia

Posted 02 December 2012 - 10:25 PM

9.) by Captain Nemo - 1 point  (As mentioned a clear winner also for my taste, very well built and a great idea, since photoshoping a huge Harley was not an option!)
19.) by KZB - 1 point  (I really love how a few bricks on a solid background can represent a cover so clearly even though the posing of the figs can't be done exactly the same as drawing.)
23.) by The Penguin - 1 point  (Same as the entry above, only two figs and such a nice presentation of the original! Also the black and white image was a nice touch.)

Although these were my favorites, there are many more quality entries I like. Very well done everybody and good luck to all!

Posted Image


#18 Ceroknight

Ceroknight

  • Straight Up Cero!


    Posts: 2965
    Joined: 30-August 10
    Member: 12949
    Country: Canada

Posted 03 December 2012 - 12:00 AM

def - 1 Point
Hammerstein NWC - 1 Point
The Penguin - 1 point

Good luck everyone! :sweet:
Ceroknight
Posted Image Posted Image
Photo by Librarian-bot:His Fantastic Deviantart page
Brickset  Flickr

#19 CorneliusMurdock

CorneliusMurdock

  • Adorable


    Posts: 7312
    Joined: 09-March 10
    Member: 9860
    Country: USA

Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:23 AM

View PostKez, on 02 December 2012 - 03:16 PM, said:

@CorneliusMurdock
I joined on the 3rd of November 2012, does that mean I can still vote for my favourite three or not?
I'm sorry but I have to say no.  Thanks for your interest, though.

New Member? Read This | Questions? Need Help? Ask Here

Site Guidelines | Eurobricks FAQ | Visual User Guide


#20 Piranha

Piranha

  • Tag! You're it


    Posts: 4399
    Joined: 07-April 07
    Member: 1506
    Country: USA

Posted 04 December 2012 - 04:32 AM

1 by Ninja Nin - 3 points

Got Questions? Need help? New member?
Read the site guidelines | Index of helpful tutorials | Eurobricks FAQ

Posted Image
  


#21 Kai NRG

Kai NRG

  • Propping up Historica's freedom


    Posts: 3246
    Joined: 14-April 12
    Member: 27955
    Country: Chile/USA

Posted 04 December 2012 - 11:27 AM

11 by def - 1 point
6 by Plissken - 1 point
5 by BaraSH - 1 point

Ageven Deraim, Lord of Auner, Representative of Qarkyr, Graduated Doctor of Petraea University, Vice Admiral of Kaliphlin Fleet

_Posted Image___Posted Image___Posted Image___Posted Image

--Check out the Guilds of Historica!--gid617--Flickr--The Brick Blogger--

"Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and you shall be saved, and your house."


#22 PsyKater

PsyKater

  • I am Adriano. Please be nice.


    Posts: 2123
    Joined: 03-August 12
    Member: 30022
    Country: Germany

Posted 04 December 2012 - 11:59 AM

2 by wonderpuddly - 1 point
4 by Oky - 1 point
5 by BaraSH - 1 point

This was really hard as there were really good entries! Good luck all!
- PsyKater [psyː'kɑtɐ]

Posted ImagePosted ImagePosted Image

Stigveladi Kötturin, the Ghost Buster

in Sandy's Heroica! The RPG!

247 years old Dwarven Mage

[stats] | [story] | [intro] | [currently on the Fields of Glory]

Timezone: CEST (UTC/GMT+2)


Retak Yps, Nephilim Necromancer

in Sandy's Heroica RPG - Cruel Angel's Thesis

2013 years old male Fenerian Necromancer


Posted Image

We opened a new BrickLink Store for you: steinreich24.com - From fans for fans! Learn more about our idea in the Bazaar!


#23 Sizzle

Sizzle

    Posts: 12
    Joined: 04-June 12
    Member: 28997
    Country: USA

Posted 04 December 2012 - 03:18 PM

1 by Ninja Nin - 1 Point
9 by Captain Nemo - 1 Point
12 by dr_spock - 1 Point

I preferred ones in this contest that included scenery parts as well as the figures and action.

Ninja Nin - The angle you used looks great and shows the action conveyed in the original very well.
Captain Nemo - Excellent job on your brick built Harley. Looks like you spent a lot of time making that look very similar to the original.
dr_spock - The contrast of the blurred foreground to the sharp background was great in this one.

Great job to everyone, I look for ward to seeing the winner.

#24 TheLegoDr

TheLegoDr

  • Yellow Panel Expert


    Posts: 4327
    Joined: 18-July 11
    Member: 19128
    Country: USA

Posted 04 December 2012 - 05:24 PM

9 by Captian Nemo - 1 point
16 by Hammerstein NWC - 1 point
19 by KZB - 1 point

Great covers everyone. I would not have figured out how to transpose a lot of those. Good luck!
Posted Image   Posted Image  Posted Image   Posted Image   Posted Image  Posted Image

flickr
See my collection

#25 Gubi0222

Gubi0222

    Posts: 87
    Joined: 06-June 12
    Member: 29045
    Country: Hungary

Posted 04 December 2012 - 05:32 PM

6, Plissken_1 p.
20, Cobb_1 p.
19, KZB_1 p.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users