The 'Shroom:Issue 101/Ultimate Character Tournament
Welcome to the Ultimate Character Tournament 2015!
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Back in September 2009, Ralphfan (talk) posted the idea of doing the Ultimate Character Tournament — a series of polls in a bracket-style "tournament" to determine the best character from several video game series. Originally, it was supposed to coincide with the anniversary festivities in 2010, but due to skepticism from the committee, the project was supported by The 'Shroom instead and became more closely affiliated with the publication. Planning meetings were held throughout the last few months of 2009, and the event ran from January 2010 through August 2010. It was considered one of the first major events that The 'Shroom had ever sponsored and was widely successful, pulling in hundreds of votes for each poll that was posted.
Five years later, The 'Shroom staff has decided to host a second Ultimate Character Tournament to coincide with the fifth anniversary of the event and the 100th edition of the newsletter! Several major changes have been made, though, in order to make it a truly ultimate character tournament:
How It Works
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The winners from last month!
|Sonic places in the tournament!|
|Pac-Man places in the tournament!|
Iggy Koopa loses!
|Ryu places in the tournament!|
Wendy Koopa loses!
|Larry Koopa||VS.||Ludwig von Koopa|
|Ludwig von Koopa places in the tournament!|
Larry Koopa loses!
Ludwig von Koopa wins!
|Mega Man places in the tournament!|
Mega Man wins!
|Morton Koopa places in the tournament!|
Morton Koopa wins!
|Roy Koopa places in the tournament!|
Roy Koopa wins!
|Lemmy Koopa||VS.||Solid Snake|
|Lemmy Koopa places in the tournament!|
Lemmy Koopa wins!
Solid Snake loses!
Vote for who you want to advance in the tournament!
|Ludwig von Koopa||VS.||Zero Suit Samus|
|Morton Koopa||VS.||Dr. Mario|
|Bowser Jr.||VS.||Little Mac|
|Wii Fit Trainer||VS.||Lemmy Koopa|
|Meta Knight||VS.||Mega Man|
|Rosalina||VS.||Mr. Game & Watch|
|The 'Shroom 101|
|Staff sections||Opening Statement|
|The 'Shroom Spotlight|
|Sub-teams||Fake News • Fun Stuff • Palette Swap • Pipe Plaza • Critic Corner• Strategy Wing|
|Specials||Ultimate Character Tournament • Awards 2015 Art Contest Results|
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