Jun 22, 2019
ROUND 3: THE SWEET SIXTEEN is
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ROUND 2 RECAP
This was not a good day to be a #2 Seed, as Harry Potter, The Universal Monsters, and Superman all fell in major upsets! Also, it's a good thing we had an odd number of voters...Nightwing, Tyrion Lannister, and Princess Leia defeated John Wick, John Constantine, and Superman respectively all by a SINGLE vote. Madness!
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On the other end of the spectrum, the biggest winners were Captain America over Grand Admiral Thrawn with 77% of the vote, and Robin continues his Cinderella Story with a dominant 74% win over Rodimus Prime, who absolutely collapsed from his improbable #1 Seed.
Buffy The Vampire Slayer has also been on a march from her #10 Seed in the Young Punks division, where we've lost the #1 AND #2 Seeds. Misunderstood Outsiders, true to form, features a wild array of drastically different characters in the Sweet Sixteen. That division's up for grabs. Leia is the only upset from Badass Leaders, but is she now poised to take this thing all the way to the Final Four?! And now that Nightwing has squeaked by John Wick, does comics' original sidekick have the juice to topple #1 Dashing Rogue Indiana Jones?
Get ready for a fun finish!
ROUND 2 FULL RESULTS
ROBIN (74%) def. RODIMUS PRIME
THE MONKEES (55%) def. ASH WILLIAMS
ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN (71%) def. ANAKIN SOLO
BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (58%) def. HARRY POTTER
BEETLEJUICE (66%) def. MICK FOLEY aka MANKIND
BOBBY HILL (63%) def. MICHAEL MYERS
ROCKY BALBOA (62%) def.
EGON SPENGLER (53%) def. THE UNIVERSAL MONSTERS
INDIANA JONES (68%) def. LINK
NIGHTWING (51%) def. JOHN
TYRION LANNISTER (51%) def. JOHN CONSTANTINE
OBI-WAN KENOBI (73%) def. TYLER DURDEN
CAPTAIN AMERICA (77%) def. GRAND ADMIRAL
PROFESSOR X (72%) def. PRINCESS ZELDA
LEONARDO (70%) def. SUPERINTENDENT CHALMERS
LEIA ORGANA (51%) def. SUPERMAN
HOW DO THE NEXT ROUNDS WORK?
Voting will continue through the weekend to establish our Elite 8. From there, it's a numbers game, as we compare margin of victory through the first 3 rounds to set our Final 4.
The Final 4 will then be debated on our 100th EPISODE SPECTACULAR, recorded at the Screen Junkies studio, with special pop-ins from all your favorite faces in the SJU!
With input from your votes, Ed, Ron, Producer Bill and the SJ crew, we will then crown our 2nd Annual GOAT of GOATS on the air! Subscribe already so you don't miss out. We're on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, or whatever weird third-party app you may use to get your pod on. SUBSCRIBE!
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