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Universe of the Week Nominations

Tips: 1.50 INK Postby partially-stars on Mon Aug 17, 2020 5:21 am

Hello there! So this thread will be a dedicated thread in order to nominate a universe for consideration for Universe of the Week. You can nominate any universe you like, be it your own, one you’re really enjoying being a part of, or one you’ve been reading. Please follow the below format for nominations. Multiple nominations won’t improve a universes chances of being selected, so to make our lives a little easier, please double check that the universe you intend to nominate hasn’t already been nominated.

UPDATE: Nominations can now also be made anonymously through this link if you’d prefer.

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[b]Name of Universe:[/b]
[b]Link to Universe:[/b]
[b]New or Existing Universe?[/b]
[b]Why Should We Pick It?[/b] (Please keep this short and sweet, 200 words or thereabouts!)

Nominations will close each Wednesday at 23:59 GMT. Any nominations made after that will be considered for the following week’s UOTW. Announcements will take place on Sunday.

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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

Tips: 1.00 INK Postby nonconformingrole on Tue Aug 18, 2020 2:01 pm

Name of Universe: The Umbrella Academy: On Stranger Tides
Link to Universe: right over here
New or Existing Universe? umm? new? they haven't started yet lol.
Why Should We Pick It? Frankly, I think it's a great idea for an rp. Umbrella Academy has such a rich world, and there's an abundance of fun to be had there. ༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ really made the setting their own, and made things open enough for creativity while keeping the tone about the same. I'm really looking forward to seeing how this one goes, and personally I think that it deserves some hype.
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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

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Name of Universe: Hadean
Link to Universe: Hadean
New or Existing Universe? Existing
Why Should We Pick It? It's a relatively new Universe that has tons of activity, growing very quickly and with tons of content!
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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

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Name of Universe: The Eighth Year: HP LGBTQIA
Link to Universe: here
New or Existing Universe?
Why Should We Pick It? In the 1970s, a form of feminism rose in the United States from the shattered pieces of the left known as Trans Exclusionary Radical Feminism or TERFs (though mind you, they seem to think that the term is a slur). It crossed over to the UK some time in the 80s and carrying with it all sorts of transphobic talking points.

Enter JK Rowling, an isolated woman vying for relevancy and writer of the Harry Potter series. You might also know her from Pottermore and "wizards used to poop themselves". She has gone from retweeting support for TERFs/TERFy things to a full mask off essay detailing her trans panic (including the men pretending to be trans to go into bathrooms dogwhistle). It's sad I know.

Lucky for us conflicted fans, CharlotteV is here to save the day and your childhood. In addition to reimagining your favorite characters through an LGBT+ lens, the roleplay gives room to explore everyone's trauma and the fallout from the war.

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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

Tips: 1.00 INK Postby Joseph_Bennett on Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:47 pm

To a Brighter Future
https://www.roleplaygateway.com/universes/to-a-brighter-future
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I think that this roleplay deserves a nomination because of the interesting concept it is founded upon -space communism- and it also deserves some attention. The creator, Tanker72, has come up with a pretty original idea. It hasn't had any activity yet, but I think once it does, all of the members of the Roleplay will enjoy it. Just thought I should put this nomination up there.
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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

Tips: 0.25 INK Postby Kaeru on Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:03 pm

Name of Universe: Hogwarts: A Dark New Age

Link to Universe: here

New or Existing Universe? Existing.

Why Should We Pick It? An interesting spin on a pre-existing story, for sure, but I'm nominating this role-play purely on the strength of the GM and the atmosphere they've created for their writers. Wolf's Bane109's level of dedication to keeping this universe alive is unreal and I think it's fair to say we all feel more motivated by extension. Everyone has put considerable effort into plotting interesting interactions and events, to the most intricate details of their characters. Wolf makes sure to listen to all of our ideas, no matter how ridiculous they seem or how far they stray from JKR's lore, and always finds a way to compromise. They've given us enough creative freedom to make the universe feel like our own. This role-play as a whole is so fun and I wholeheartedly believe it's gonna last a long time.

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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

Tips: 0.00 INK Postby FeistyDeadlySins on Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:53 am

Not sure if this is closed or not ??

Name of Universe: Camp Athens II
Link to Universe: universes/camp-athens-ii
New or Existing Universe? Existing
Why Should We Pick It? So many amazing writers have joined this RP from the very first one, and came to join me in the second. It's been a rollercoaster of emotions, storylines, and plots. I for one am proud to have created this universe as it has allowed me to meet some lovely people who have detailed characters that seem & feel like real people. This is going to keep going until the very end, and personally? I hope there will be a third.

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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

Tips: 0.75 INK Postby partially-stars on Fri Sep 25, 2020 3:50 pm

Hey! We'll be counting that nomination for next week's UOTW but it has been noted!

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Re: Universe of the Week Nominations

Tips: 0.00 INK Postby FeistyDeadlySins on Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:48 am

partially-stars wrote:Hey! We'll be counting that nomination for next week's UOTW but it has been noted!



Thank you :) that will be great.

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