Welcome to the Obscure For a Penny Zero: The Sequel!
64 contestants of varying Twitter account sizes will do battle. This contest will be played out like an NCAA basketball tournament or Bloodsport. Each contestant is seeded based on follower count. All contestants will be given the rounds theme and have 24 hours to produce a tweet. They will then be paired with a combatant to do battle with. These NEW tweets will be submitted to @obscuregent who will send them to the judges The battle will be judged by a panel of 9 people that don’t really use twitter at all and will only see the text of the tweet. They won’t know you or who you are and will judge which of the two tweets their favorite is. All updates will be sent to the individuals DM and posted on the theObscureGentlemen.com. Winner moves on to the next round.
The winner of this contest will receive the following:
-Obscure Gentlemen hoodie
-Obscure Gentlemen t-shirt
-Your tweet turned into a comic
-You select the topic for the 12 For a Penny Podcast and Obscure Gentlemen podcast
-Loot Crate items from @ObscureGent
-Tweet turned into a comic
-Loot Carte items from @PlaintTravis
Below is the official battle bracket! See who you’re up against!
Timeline of the events
9/27: Brackets and rankings released
9/30: First theme is given
10/03: Tweets turned in by 1:38PM Pacific Time
10/03: Tweets will be judged and 32 contestants will be eliminated
10/03: New Theme will be given
10/5: Tweets turned in by 1:38PM Pacific Time
10/5: Tweets will be judged and 16 contestants will be eliminated
10/5: New Theme will be given
10/7: Tweets turned in by 1:38PM Pacific Time
10/07: Tweets will be judged and 8 contestants will be eliminated
10/07: New Theme will be given
10/10: Tweets turned in by 1:38PM Pacific Time
10/10: Tweets will be judged and 4 contestants will be eliminated
10/10: New Theme will be given
10/12: Tweets turned in by 1:38PM Pacific Time
10/12: Tweets will be judged and 2 contestants will be eliminated
10/12: New Theme will be given
10/16: THE FINAL BATTLE!
GOOD LUCK TO EVERYONE!