Posts Tagged ‘Deathmatch’

Large and in Charge

Sorry for the delay on the Video Game Controller Deathmatch front.  Now that all this Black Friday nonsense has concluded (sans Cyber Monday, kind of different) I can get back to this display of plastic and silicon carnage.  Battle 5 originally tied and then we had a rematch to decide a victor and the people have spoken; Xbox is your WINNER!!!  I think we might have had a few turncoats from the original battle to the rematch, but no matter it is time to move forward.  To make up for the delay I am posting the last 3 first round Battles to get caught up (Battle 6,7 and 8).  Battle 6 is between Xbox 360 and PS3, Battle 7 is between the Nintendo Wii and the Playstation Move and lastly Battle 8 (our weirdest match up) is between the Sega Dreamcast and Atari 2600.  Voting will go live today and end tomorrow night (November 28th) at midnight.  Remember there are three ways to vote.  You can vote on here, on Twitter and our most popular voting poll Facebook.  After the voting is over I will post an updated bracket to showcase the round 2 battles.  So let the blood flow into the proverbial internet streets and lets get it ON!!!  As always you can follow us on Twitter @GamersAbstract and like us on Facebook for more content and cool shit.



Battle 5 between PS2 and Xbox ended in a tie (first one yet).  So we are going to have a rematch to decide a winner.  Voting will be done in the same manner, so cast your votes again and we can only hope that the results do not repeat themselves (if they do some coin flipping will be in order, potential YouTube video).  So go vote on Battle 5 again and the voting will end today at midnight.  As always you can follow us on Twitter @GamersAbstract and like us on Facebook for more content.

Cold Blooded killer

Battle 4 is over and the Nintendo 64 is our victor.  The N64 is ruthless, killed his own brother the Gamecube.  Well one of them had to die, but anyways Battle 5 is between the 128-bit juggernauts the Playstation 2 and the Xbox.  You can factor in the controller variants for this one if you would like.  So I should say PS2 vs. Xbox (fat boy and controller s).  The voting is live and will run up until tonight at Midnight (so don’t wait too long).  Happy Thanksgiving to all that celebrate it and check back tomorrow for Battle 5 results and a Battle 6 announcement.  As always you can follow us on Twitter @GamersAbstract and like us on Facebook for more content.

VGCDM Battle 3 results and Battle 4 announced

Posted: November 23, 2011 by Tim Utley in Cool Shit
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A timeless design


Battle 3 is over in the Video Game Controller DEATHMATCH.  The Sony Playstation won this battle unopposed (literally, the Saturn got no votes).  This display of utter ass-kickery might be a sign of things to come for future battles, but only you can decide that.  The next Battle is between two brothers from the same mother.  The Nintendo 64 and Nintendo Gamecube have a battle with destiny today folks and the voting will end tonight at Midnight so go vote now.  Check back tomorrow (I know its Thanksgiving, but I’ll still be writing) for the next battle.  As always you can follow us on Twitter @GamersAbstract and like us on Facebook for more content.

VGCDM Battle 2 results and Battle 3 Announced

Posted: November 22, 2011 by Tim Utley in Cool Shit
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Another Nintendo Victory...can they be stopped?

Battle 2 has ended and the SNES has emerged victorious.  That is another win under Nintendo’s belt in this Deathmatch and the question must be asked; will they be stopped?  Well that is up to you the readers.  The next Battle has been announced on our Facebook page and it is between the Sony Playstation and the Sega Saturn.  These 32-bit competitors will have a showdown today and only one will continue to the next round.  Voting ends on Battle 3 tonight at Midnight so vote now or forever hold your peace.  Check back tomorrow for Battle 4 and as always you can follow us on Twitter @GamersAbstract and like us on Facebook for more content.

You have been using various videogame controllers your whole life to kill, maim, plunder and loot A.I. and human enemies alike.  Starting today we turn the tides of battle against the very instruments of said actions.  You the readers will pit controllers from various generations and manufacturers against each other in a fight to the DEATH.  There can only be one, like Highlander.  So choose wisely and let the DEATHMATCH commence.  Also behold my mastery of creating tournament brackets (going to work on it, I know it looks beat).

Voting is easy and can be done in one of three ways.

  1. You can vote on our Facebook page
  2. You can send us an @ message on Twitter to @GamersAbstract with your pick
  3. You can vote on here in the comments, just state your pick

The First Battle to be voted on is:  NES vs. Sega Master System…FIGHT!!!!!!

Check Back Daily for a new Battle to vote on