Goss (gossymer) wrote,
Goss
gossymer

worldcup reveal tonight :)

So there's a ten point difference from the first and last team in the fest. In the end, the votes might only really matter to fest participants (and even then, maybe not all of them).

Personally, I found the voting far more subjective than the reccing, because while I at least knew which fics I loved personally enough to call favorites and therefore rec, assigning values to numbers is much harder. Not to mention, everyone's way of voting is different.

And while I tend to lean towards Epilogue, Canon IMO also had a strong showing. However there are shippers who don't read Epilogue fics and others who did not like certain Canon!fics for the lack of a happy shipper ending. There were also peeps who just adored the EWE and Fanon entries. Ultimately though I guess the tiny point gap shows it wasn't so much about anything other than the H/D lovin'.

The thing about the hd_worldcup that I adored was the generally fabulous fic. The competition aspect led to a lot more good reads than I typically expect from a fest. I'll always look back on the fest's posting period of shiny fanworks with fond memories ♥
Subscribe

  • Fanart Commish: Pai-sho by Roggles

    Final avatar commish is done :D This one is by the illustrious Roggles on DA (formerly known as pokefreak) Thumbnail: The concept centered…

  • Avatar Commish Picspam \o/

    Crazy busy at the moment (srsly, its not even funny D:) but wanted to put this up before I lift my head and realize its June and I haven't posted in…

  • Reasons to be extra happy...

    ...it's my birthday tomorrow! Found several online e-clubs that send coupons for your birthday (Baskin Robbins, Blenz, Boston Pizza, Marble Slab…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 19 comments

  • Fanart Commish: Pai-sho by Roggles

    Final avatar commish is done :D This one is by the illustrious Roggles on DA (formerly known as pokefreak) Thumbnail: The concept centered…

  • Avatar Commish Picspam \o/

    Crazy busy at the moment (srsly, its not even funny D:) but wanted to put this up before I lift my head and realize its June and I haven't posted in…

  • Reasons to be extra happy...

    ...it's my birthday tomorrow! Found several online e-clubs that send coupons for your birthday (Baskin Robbins, Blenz, Boston Pizza, Marble Slab…