(weeks twenty-seven through fifty-two) ---------- rules/notes/reminders 1. COPY THE VOTING CARD AND PASTE IN YOUR RESULTS ACCORDINGLY. 2. ONLY CHOOSE ONE PARTICIPANT PER CATEGORY, EXCLUDING TOP 5. 3. YOU MAY NOT VOTE FOR YOURSELF, BUT YOU MAY REQUEST TO ADD NOMINATIONS TO THE SUGGESTION POOL. 4. PLEASE REMEMBER THAT YOU MUST VOTE FOR PARTICIPANTS WHO HAVE BEEN ACTIVE SINCE THE REBIRTH OF THE LEAGUE. 5. FOR MORE STATISTICS, PAST RANKS, MAGS, ETC., PLEASE REFER TO THE RESULTS. 6. ALSO NOTE THAT MORE AWARDS MAY BE GIVEN BASED ON STATISTICAL MERIT ONLY. 7. POLLS WILL BE CLOSED THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2008. ---------- category explanations and suggestions most valuable player A generalization of the league’s top participant. This award includes, but is not limited to, the top competitor and contributor to the league and will reflect the overall most important key figure throughout the 26 week span. muffffy john hensley quriosity _____________ people's champion Participants whom those of you feel should have or could have won a title, but unfortunately did not. Maybe they were robbed of their title or made it to the title match and fell short in comparison to their opponent. Or maybe it is simply due to the fact that they joined the league at a later date and have yet to make it to the champ match. Either way, the winner of this award should be more than worthy. i'm deon xquisite main stream _____________ missing in action A participant who was integral figure in the league at some point in the past, has participated in the last 26 weeks, and has been absent for quite some time. Your decision should reflect the participant who you wish to see return the most. servical blue bayou muffffy _____________ best moderator The best and most consistent moderator since the league's rebirth. quriosity oneduh spul _____________ most impressive Simply put, the most impressive based on skill, achievements, consistency, and level of competition. TBA. _____________ biggest loser Sounds worse than it is intended, but for a lack of better terminology, this award represents the participant who has failed the most in high level matches whether it be championships or simply against formidable and recognizable competition. Doesn't mean they're not good, but only that they've failed to step up to the plate in their moment of glory. TBA. _____________ most dominant The participant who has dominated the league either through consecutive wins, most impressive wins, or simply the figure you feel has the potential to beat any and everyone that has taken part in the last 26 weeks. john hensley muffffy quriosity _____________ best battler The participant who has proven to provide the best mixture of components in battle verses including but not limited to punches, wordplay, and flow. Your decision should reflect a participant who has consistently maintained a record tht reflects these qualities. john hensley blue bayou kungfugrip _____________ most improved Participants who have shown the most growth or promise either since the beginning of the rebirth, more recently, or the league's entire past. They must have competed within the last 26 weeks of competition. Your decision should reflect a participant who is shaping to be one of the elite. xquisite yung troy wordp1ay _____________ best comeback Participants who have taken a break from text in the past, only to return as a dominant figure in the last 26 weeks of competition. muffffy mac detroit main stream/numskull _____________ most washed up Participants who have been dominant in the past or at least have made claims to such clout. However, they have yet to prove their worth this time around. ill nik-a light saber main stream/numskull _____________ most underrated The most underrated participant in which was overlooked or never given credit for his potential. It may just be that he or she was never cut a break and continuously competed against the best among the league, or the exact opposite in that he never had the opportunity to compete against a worthy opponent. xquisite hush! awk is dope _____________ most overrated The most overrated participant in which may have an undeserved ego, considered a heavyweight but has failed to deliver, a proven heavyweight who has recently failed in matches, a competitor who has an impressive record but has failed to defeat any credible competition, or simply the participant that you've heard wonderful things about but have failed to witness. rizpy i'm deon bronzeatlas _____________ best alias The best or most impressive performance by a participant known to be an alias. This can either reflect a single performance or the most consistent. tredone main stream murder.txt _____________ best sitehopper The best battler that has recently made the RBL their home, but originate from a competing website. awk is dope hush! roscoe babbage _____________ match of the year The best match of the year. This can mean either the closest match, the most impressive match, the most anticipated match, the most surprising match, a match which contains the best verse of the year, or all of the above. _____________ verse of the year The best verse of the year. Basically, a specific verse that you felt was one of the best this year or ever. This is purely opinionated. _____________ top five Your top 5 of the first 26 weeks. Rankings for each week for the first 26 are available within the archives as well as memorable bouts. ---------- please note, the above names are only suggestions. you are free to nominate whomever you wish so long as they have been active within the last 26 weeks of competition.