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Reminder: Submit art for GoW Modeling Book Contest

Did you know we're giving away three hardcover copies of Ballistic Publishing's d'artiste: Character Modeling 2 that feature amazing Gears of War artwork and are valued at over $50 a piece? You did huh? Well, quite being so lazy and send in your locust artwork already! Remember, all you have to do to win a copy is create a new, never before seen Locust creature and send it to us in .jpg format. But you better hurry, because the contest ends July 2nd when we'll be picking our favorite entries who'll win a copy of the modeling book. Complete list of contest rules, details and how to enter are available on the contest page. Run along now and get creative!

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Joe1

6-29-2007 @ 4:49PM

Joe said...

After playing gears to death on and offline. I have now shunned it like a freakish new born. I have grown to hate it's lack of online options, it's total buggy gameplay and ridiculous laggy connection. The only reason people still find this game interesting is because it looks pretty and has buckets of blood gushing gore. People should wake up and push it aside for other games that have rock solid gameplay and half decent online connection speeds.

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Leatherface2

6-29-2007 @ 4:53PM

Leatherface said...

Irony.

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PeeWeePangolin3

6-29-2007 @ 7:08PM

PeeWeePangolin said...

Joe

You want to improve your Gears of War online experience? Call your cable company and have your connection boosted to the next level. It should just cost you around $10 extra month. It has improved my gameplay substantially. The lagging has improved and the my kills have improved by 60%. I just think in order for Gears to be run decently you need an 8 MPS connection at the least.

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milkmanjb4

6-29-2007 @ 10:40PM

milkmanjb said...

Kudos to you, Joe. I, too, have shunned GOW forever, effective today. It wasn't that fun to me, just addictive. Plus I turned into a real angry person when playing.

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chris5

6-30-2007 @ 2:21PM

chris said...

this is a sweet contest if youre into some corporation stealing your design after you put hours of work into conceptualizing something for a $60 book you can just go and buy...

did you guys read the rules? by entering you basically waive your rights to the character you design and sign off on the understanding that some company may re-produce another character that is derivative of your work - and you own nothing out of that little endeavor

-BMSinc

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Justin U6

6-30-2007 @ 8:42PM

Justin U said...

Chris:

NO one cares. IN fact, if I were any bit artistic, I would create a copy of my original artwork, send it in, and if I won, I would have the ability to gloat: "I made the best one there, and then they made it into a character. Suck on that."

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