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Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« on: February 11, 2016, 02:38:20 PM »
Getcher nominations in for AAR of the year!

Tentative rule:  must have at least 5 updates/episodes/posts in the year for which it is nominated

What do you guys think?
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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2016, 02:41:08 PM »
on this site or from anywhere?

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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2016, 03:21:43 PM »
@Brant
Yes, I think there has to be some continuity. 5 posts/updates is fair, and not a very high bar to pass. I'll contradict myself now: Does it really matter if there are only say 3 or 4 updates if the AAR is outstanding?
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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #3 on: February 11, 2016, 03:25:34 PM »
FWIW, I've only read a few AAR's so far this year, so my opinion is based on very limited experience.

One of my favourites is the Barbarossa one between Barthheart and Jason Pratt. Both threads are very well written, with a good sense of humour. So far both are highly entertaining in my opinion. O0
The most shocking fact about war is that its victims and its instruments are individual human beings, and that these individual beings are condemned by the monstrous conventions of politics to murder or be murdered in quarrels not their own. Aldous Huxley

What do you mean I can relate to this ? You calling me old or what. yousonofabitch :) Jejo68 after getting some WW1 links - ROFL! :))

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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #4 on: February 11, 2016, 03:53:23 PM »
on this site or from anywhere?

there are other sites?  ;)

nah, bring them in from wherever.  Ours are the best and are going to win anyway  O:-)
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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #5 on: February 11, 2016, 04:01:06 PM »
on this site or from anywhere?

there are other sites?  ;)

nah, bring them in from wherever.  Ours are the best and are going to win anyway  O:-)

absolutely - just wondered, there are some awesome paradox ones

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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #6 on: February 11, 2016, 04:03:51 PM »
I am going to preemptively nominate Airborne Rifles for his CMANO AARs.

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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #7 on: February 11, 2016, 04:38:12 PM »
I am going to preemptively nominate Airborne Rifles for his CMANO AARs.

Many thanks. Another one is in the works.

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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #8 on: February 11, 2016, 04:40:01 PM »
Hurry it up! :P

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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #9 on: February 11, 2016, 06:10:19 PM »
I will second AR's CMANO AAR's.  KyzBP and 'geek's WitPAE AAR is good, too.
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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #10 on: February 11, 2016, 06:45:10 PM »
Wait, will there be two categories, one for digital AARs and one for tabletop AARs?
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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #11 on: February 11, 2016, 07:55:39 PM »
Wait, will there be two categories, one for digital AARs and one for tabletop AARs?

nope
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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #12 on: February 11, 2016, 08:54:53 PM »
Oh hell. This was my idea and now I'm torn between the AAR's already mentioned here. But I gotta stick with my original pick, the WitP AE AAR of Geek and KyzBP. It's not only entertaining but informative and they've both been great at answering dumb questions asked by us. It takes so long to play this game that it could also qualify as last year's and next year's AAR too.  O0
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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #13 on: February 11, 2016, 09:45:55 PM »
KyzBP's is the most engaging for me.

My criteria is engagement, ease of reading, frequency updates.

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Re: Readers Choice Awards: 2016 AAR of the Year Nominations
« Reply #14 on: February 11, 2016, 09:51:33 PM »
We have an entire year to fight about this, right?