As you may remember the main character was originally going to be called Jack Lumber, but the upcoming game Jack Lumber from the lovely guys at Owlchemy Lab got there first. I turned to Twitter to
Clearly a work as epoch-defining as FIST OF AWESOME needs a hero name that will stand the test of time. A name that describes both the essence of the character and his everyman status.
The deluge of so many quality entries that made this decision all the harder. But decide I did.
So, without further ado, the name of the bearded lumberjack protagonist of FIST OF AWESOME will be....
Which technically is a name that nobody chose.
WAIT! DON'T HURT ME!
Here is how Tim Burr came to be:
@cartoonsbyRic came up with the quite lovely TIM BAAAA
@tghGaz then iterated on that with TIM BARR.
And I completed the cycle with TIM BURR.
The following entries comprise the top 5. All will receive a spot in the beta AND will be forever immortalised in pixel form as background characters in the game!
Tim Baaaa - @cartoonsbyRic
Tim Barr - @tghGaz
Chet Beardly - @igrowbeards
Beef Hardcastle - @gshowitt
Woody Harasserson - @tamoose
Hope you enjoyed the drama,
Lots of love,