Welcome to This Week in Raptr, your weekly summary of upcoming community events and top discussions happening on Raptr.com!
Raptr Q&A: Rift and Magic: The Gathering
Magic team members Max McCall, Michael Gills, and Ken Troop were on deck this past Wednesday to answer users’ questions regarding Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers. We also gave away Magic bags filled with swag (including but not limited to coloring books!) to 10 users that asked especially good questions.
The Rift development team also dropped by this past Friday to answer all Storm Legion-related questions. Topics included new races, beer Fridays, and corgi mounts.
Raptr Holiday Song Contest
Get in the holiday spirit and turn classic holiday carols into new video-game themed tunes that will make even the grumpiest of grinches smile! The best jingle will win you a game of your choice (of $60 value) or a $60 Amazon Gift Card. Enter as many times as you’d like, but please keep it PG, or at most, PG-13.
The contest ends Wednesday, December 26.
Rift Caption Contest: Raptor Mount Escape Plan
The battle for supremacy over the ever-changing planes of Rift’s Telara never ceases. Are you up for the challenge of captioning the image above?
The top caption (as determined by Raptr staff) will earn a Storm Chaser Edition ($120 retail value), which includes a year of gametime and a landslide mount, plus the in-game items from the Infinity Edition! Five runner-ups will also earn Infinity Editions.
The contest ends Friday, December 21.
Raptr Community Game Night: Happy Wars
Warriors! Mages! Clerics!
Choose your best fantasy character and join Raptr staff and community members for a night of over-the-top action! To participate in Raptr’s Community Game Night, leave your gamertag in the comments below and you’ll be invited on Friday, December 14, from 6-8PM PST for a night filled with loads of madness.
Five random participants of the event will receive 800 Microsoft points!
See you on the battlefield!
What are some good songs to jam to while playing Black Ops 2? by I3enJamiin
Raptr user l3enJamiin would like to know what tunes you listen to while fragging in Call of Duty: Black Ops II. AC/DC’s “Back in Black” is a given.
Most annoying enemy in the Halo 4 universe by Favre4Ever
Halo 4’s campaign is full of some downright nasty enemies, especially on the harder difficulty settings. Raptr user Favre4Ever wants to know what enemies you love to hate.
Far Cry 3: Like Skyrim, but with guns by Rulbster
Raptr user Rulbster feels that one of the biggest releases of this year is a lot like one of the biggest releases of last year. Can you see the resemblance?
How does Borderlands 2 DLC compare to that of the last game? by Omni-Nasian
Through the wonderful world of DLC, Borderlands 2’s Pandora grows through every expansion. Raptr user Omni-Nasian wonders if all of these additional quests are worth it.
What is your least played class in Team Fortress 2? by TheBrutux168
Team Fortress 2 has a number of different classes to play with, but Raptr user TheBrutux wants to know which one you avoid at all costs.