Tournament - Best Sci-Fi Character (BRACKETS ANNOUNCED!!!)

Discussion in 'Archive: SF&F: Films and Television' started by Moleman1138, Dec 12, 2006.

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  1. Moleman1138 Manager Emeritus

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    Welcome to the first part of our Best Character tournament. This tournament will decide who or what is the Best Character from a Sci-Fi related show or movie. There are currently 64 slots open. Please follow standard nomination procedures. 4 nods to a post and no back to back nomination posts by the same user. Character must be regulars or semi-regular if TV show. If they come from a movie, they must be a credited character for some screentime.

    The first 64 unique nominations will be entered and shuffled around by Moleman in appropriate brackets. Please provide pictures if possible.

    Enjoy.


    The tournament has begun! Find it here. :) Let's roll! Also... locked upon request. -?Tyi
  2. ObiWan506 Former Head Admin

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    Yes!

    <li>[image=http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/thumb/e/e2/200px-Adama.png]

    Admiral Adama


    Sci-Fi only right?/>
  3. Jedi_Dajuan Admin: FanForce and Games

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    Lee "Apollo" Adama
    [image=http://scifi.about.com/library/graphics/bgs34.jpg]


    Kara "Starbuck" Thrace
    [image=http://scifi.about.com/library/graphics/bgs10.jpg]


    Jayne Cobb
    [image=http://www.sweet-charity.net/html/images/pimpreleases/jayne-hat.jpg]


    Captian Malcolm Reynolds
    [image=http://mike.wordpress.com/files/2006/02/mal.jpg]
  4. DARTH_GOLLUMSMEAGOL Force Ghost

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    Lex Luthor

    [image=http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y274/jedimassa/18420575.jpg]

    Col. Cameron Mitchell

    [image=http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y274/jedimassa/stargate_ben_browder_b_1.jpg]

    Dr. Daniel Jackson

    [image=http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y274/jedimassa/Shanks_Michael.jpg]

    Captain John Crichton

    [image=http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y274/jedimassa/400878-Ben-Browder---Farscape--C100.jpg]
  5. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    River Tam
    [image=http://ourworld.cs.com/Kgazette/River.jpg]

    Grammaton Cleric Preston
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/3/3f/Bale_preston.jpg]

    Gaius Baltar
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/5/51/Baltar_Season_3.jpg]

    The Operative
    [image=http://ffmedia.ign.com/filmforce/image/article/701/701650/serenity-2-20060413021803366-000.jpg]
  6. Jedi_Master_Conor Manager Emeritus

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    just out of curiosity wouldn't it be better to have one tourney for TV and one for Movies? there are a lot of characters out there If not separate tourneys maybe expand to more than 64?

    EDIT:

    [image=http://movies.monstrous.com/pictures/alien_movie_monster_06.jpg]
    The Alien

    [image=http://datacore.sciflicks.com/predator/images/predator_large_17.jpg]
    The Predator

  7. TIEPilot051999 Force Ghost

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    Optimus Prime

    [image=http://mattcbr.wordpress.com/files/2006/07/tf009.jpg]

    **

    Grimlock

    [image=http://www.yuanlei.com/transformers/autobots/gen1/big/grimlock.jpg]
  8. PadmeLeiaJaina Force Ghost

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    May 23, 2002
    star 6
    3 for the Price of one:

    Clark Kent, Lois Lane, Oliver Queen


    [image=http://webzoom.freewebs.com/padmeleiajaina/Wallpapers/Worth%20Fighting%20For%202.jpg]
  9. LilyHobbitJedi Jedi Grand Master

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    Obi-Wan Kenobi and Qui-Gon Jinn

    [image=http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a14/LilyCat03/obi-quigon.jpg]

    Lincoln Six Echo and Jordon Two Delta

    [image=http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a14/LilyCat03/2005_the_island_013.jpg]
  10. Healer_Leona Manager Emeritus

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    Is it going to come down to only two? Or best human, non human etc.?

    [image=http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y5/healerleona/Spike.jpg]

    Spike

    [image=http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y5/healerleona/DayEarthStoodStill.jpg]

    Gort



  11. Moleman1138 Manager Emeritus

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    If there is a big response, we may go to 128.

    Here's mine:

    Spock - Star Trek
    Neo - The Matrix
    Kirk - Star Trek
    Wolverine - X-Men
  12. TIEPilot051999 Force Ghost

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    Here are my other two

    Willow Rosenberg

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/2/29/S4PSAH.jpg]

    **

    Tara Maclay

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/4/47/Tara_Sings.JPG]
  13. Tyi-Maet_Nefer Force Ghost

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    Hotness: :p

    Trinity (Matrix)
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/b/b6/TrinityMatrixCharacter.jpg/250px-TrinityMatrixCharacter.jpg]

    Inara Serra (Firefly/Serenity)
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/6/68/Inara_Serra1.jpg]

    Number Six (Battlestar Galactica)
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/c/c2/Numbersix2.jpg]

    Jean Grey (X-Men)
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/c/cf/Famkexmenthelaststand.jpg]


    Question: Are we including Star Wars characters into this mix? Doesn't seem logical to me - but just curious. :)
  14. Moleman1138 Manager Emeritus

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    Star Wars is allowed. But to not bombard it I'll let 6 more SW characters in.
  15. Moleman1138 Manager Emeritus

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    Khan - Star Trek TOS / TWOK
    Robot - Lost in Space
    THX-1138 - THX-1138
    Sarah Connor - Terminator 1&2
  16. The2ndQuest Tri-Mod With a Mouth

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    [image=http://www.sadgeezer.com/html/modules/My_eGallery/gallery/Crusade/galen2.jpg]
    Galen (Crusade)

    [image=http://www.geocities.com/davesb5page/album6.jpg]
    G'Kar (Babylon 5)

    [image=http://www.goldkanal.de/pictures/personen/babylon5/char4.jpg]
    Susan Ivanova, Commander, daughter of Andrei and Sophi Ivanov, The Right Hand of Vengeance, the boot that is going to kick your sorry ass all the way back to Earth, death incarnate and the last living thing that you will ever see. God sent her. (Babylon 5)

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/1/16/B5_bester.jpg/800px-B5_bester.jpg]
    Alfred Bester (Babylon 5)
  17. SpreadtheMuse Jedi Knight

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    Apr 6, 2006
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    I'm seeing a lot of, shall we say, chronological myopia here. Nearly everything nominated could have been seen on TV within the last week. Surely our collective knowledge stretches back a little further? Do we really have no love for anything pre-1999? Sci fi predates the DVD you know.

    With that in mind, lets try to think a little harder here, and heres my nominations:::

    THE EVIL ONE played by David Warner from TIME BANDITS
    [image=http://media.bestprices.com/content/dvd/80/134786.jpg]

    Astronaut Ape Fighter Taylor played by Charlton Heston from PLANET OF THE APES
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/d/d3/POTA68-trial.jpg]

    MARTIANS from the 1953 WAR OF THE WORLDS
    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/6/6e/1953_machines.jpg]

    I'll think of more later.
  18. Jedi_Master_Conor Manager Emeritus

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    [image=http://www.alicia-logic.com/capsimages/a_086MichaelBiehn.jpg]

    Corporal Hicks

    [image=http://avp.mytopix.com/img/e/ellen_ripley-0.jpg]

    Ripley

  19. Moleman1138 Manager Emeritus

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    General Zod - Superman
    Agatha - Minority Report
    Harlan Ogilvy - War of the Worlds
    Ellie Arroway - Contact
  20. Jedi_Master_Conor Manager Emeritus

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    just wondering but aren't characters like Superman, Zod, and most comic book characters considered fantasy almost? are just doing sci-fi characters right now?
  21. Drac39 Force Ghost

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    [image=http://www.fantasfilm.com/image/v-darkman.jpg]
    Darkman
    [image=http://http://orbita.starmedia.com/fufonet/aod/army-of-darkness-02.jpg]
    Ash
  22. Errant_Venture Manager Emeritus

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    What the frak? No one has done:...

    Athena / Boomer / Sharon Valerii / Sharon Agathon

    [image=http://images.quizfarm.com/1127144605bgboomer.jpg]



    Captain Karl C. Agathon (Helo)

    [image=http://www.kampfstern-galactica.net/bilder/charaktere/karl-c-agathon-helo-gr.jpg]



    Madame President Laura Roslin

    [image=http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/thumb/4/4e/200px-Roslin.png]


    Emperor Londo Mollarri

    [image=http://www.midwinter.com/b5/Pictures/Characters/londo1.gif]


    ...in the first 4 posts. Ah well, this is what I'm here for nuggets.
  23. Juliet316 Streak for Colours Bonanza Winner

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    Here's mine:

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/8/80/7x16-cole.jpg/250px-7x16-cole.jpg]

    Cole Turner (Charmed)

    [image=http://us.movies1.yimg.com/movies.yahoo.com/images/hv/photo/movie_pix/twentieth_century_fox/star_wars__episode_iii__revenge_of_the_sith/_group_photos/hayden_christensen201.jpg]


    Lord Darth Vader/Anakin Skywalker and Emperor Palpatine/Lord Darth Sidious

    Finally last but not least....

    [image=http://www.starfleetlibrary.com/tng/images/JohndeLancie05.gif]

    Q, one of the greatest single Trek characters ever!
  24. TIEPilot051999 Force Ghost

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    The Fourth Doctor

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/f/ff/Fourthdoctorwengchiang.jpg]

    **

    The Tenth Doctor

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/e5/Tenthdoctoralone.jpg]

    **

    Sarah Jane Smith

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/c/c4/Sarah_jane_pic.jpg]

    **

    K-9

    [image=http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/1/14/K901.jpg]
  25. Moleman1138 Manager Emeritus

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    They can go either way since IMDB lists Supes and Spidey as Sci-Fi and Fantasy. When we get to the Fantasy tournament, they can be nodded in there as well.
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