Mod of the Year 2007

Welcome to Mod DB and the 6th Annual Mod of the Year Awards - the definative event that showcases the best mods and indie games in the world and recognizes the teams behind them. The MOTY is a tribute to the creativity, dedication & hard work independent developers put into creating unique gaming experiences that enable us to "play something different".

Over the coming months we will showcase to you the best mods and games in the industry. You vote for those you believe are worthy of recognition. At the top of this program sits the ultimate prize, the mod of the year award won previously by Natural Selection, Red Orchestra, PoE2 and Garry's Mod. Thanks to our sponsors, this year we have a few surprizes up our sleaves not to mention a slew of prizes for the participating teams.

From Dec 1st to Jan 1st, industry professionals, developers, gamers and the general public cast their votes to decide which mods define the cutting edge of interactive entertainment and which mod teams attain gaming celebrity.

Follow the links to join us on an unforgettable journey as we present the 2007 Mod of the Year.

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Here at ModDB, we are always looking for an opportunity to put mods into the spotlight. So it is with great pleasure that we announce the syndication of the top 100 list of this year's Mod of the Year contest on AMD GAME!

Posted by stenchy on Dec 28th, 2007

Here at ModDB, we are always looking for an opportunity to put mods into the spotlight. So it is with great pleasure that we announce the syndication of the top 100 list of this year's Mod of the Year contest on AMD GAME! This puts the, approximately, 5 million visitors that AMD GAME! attracts in view of the top 100 with the ability to peruse the list and and vote without leaving the page. All this means more exposure and more votes for all of you who made it this year. Plus because this list will remain indefinately on the AMD site, it will be a great way for the best mods to continually attract new (casual and hardcore) gamers.

In light of this news and the delayed start on phase 2 voting, ModDB has extended the voting period to January 3rd, 2008. Good luck to all of those involved and thanks to AMD GAME! for making this the biggest Mod of the Year contest yet!

MOTY 2007 Award
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Xylemon
Xylemon Dec 28 2007, 4:28pm says:

Cool. (First Comment)

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BunnyJen
BunnyJen Dec 28 2007, 5:03pm says:

Ha ha that's great! Just keeps getting more exciting!

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Halloween4
Halloween4 Dec 28 2007, 5:10pm says:

Kool, BLACK MESA to win....;)

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Jyffeh
Jyffeh Dec 28 2007, 6:25pm replied:

It isn't even finished yet. =P

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Halloween4
Halloween4 Dec 28 2007, 6:36pm replied:

I mean to win the unfinished mod award.

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Domipheus
Domipheus Dec 28 2007, 7:21pm replied:

i didn't think it could win. Or was it named differently last year?

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Halloween4
Halloween4 Dec 28 2007, 7:50pm replied:

It's in the TOP 100.

All i'll say is that if a mods still being made & theres a lot more work that's been done on it since it last won, then why shouldn't it be allowed to keep winning untill its released, as it should be judged on its new content & not the work that was all ready done.

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mikejkelley
mikejkelley Dec 28 2007, 8:35pm replied:

Supposedly it can't win. However, and ironically enough, Mods that aren't in the top 100 can receive awards, as seen in MOTY 2006.

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jacksonj04
jacksonj04 Jan 1 2008, 9:01am replied:

To win a Players' Choice award the mod has to be part of the Top 100, but Editors' Choice awards can be anything which catches our eye.

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omegamaelstrom
omegamaelstrom Jan 1 2008, 10:40am replied:
Quote:Any mod / indie game can make the top 100 (except for mods / indie games released in previous years which have not released a significant new version in 2007), however no mod / game can win in the same category twice. For example a mod cannot win "best unreleased" two years in a row, only a honorable mention will be given in this situation.

This means even if black mesa gets 5000000000000 votes, they can only get an honorable mention.

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Domipheus
Domipheus Dec 28 2007, 5:19pm says:

excellent :D

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xXRapidXx
xXRapidXx Dec 28 2007, 5:26pm says:

Amazing

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Psycho_Sam
Psycho_Sam Dec 28 2007, 5:45pm says:

Only good things for all concerned! :D

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MCDT
MCDT Dec 28 2007, 9:48pm says:

AMD+ATI ftw.

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RogerRamjet
RogerRamjet Dec 28 2007, 10:06pm says:

Good to see the extra exposure through the AMD site and yes, AMD bought out ATI, thus the cross promotion on their website....

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Henley
Henley Dec 29 2007, 6:34am says:

sweet all is looking good this year. Good luck to everyone involved!

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Halloween4
Halloween4 Dec 29 2007, 8:53am says:

I'd lke to thank iNtence, stenchy & all the other stuff members in doing there best to keep the awards fair & on track, even though they are still also trying to deal with issues concerning the site update at the same time.

Cheers, & thanks for all of your hard work, & have Happy New Year....;)

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Crispy
Crispy Dec 29 2007, 9:24am says:

Great news!

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Forceflow
Forceflow Dec 29 2007, 9:27am says:

Hehe, great exposure for all them mods here :)

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TheChrist
TheChrist Dec 29 2007, 11:00am says:

Black Mesa, Hidden Source and Zombie Panic! For the win!

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DonPotenzo
DonPotenzo Jan 7 2008, 5:48am says:

German Games Television "GIGA TV" (GIGA.DE) is featuring Moddb.com nearly every week in their show "GIGA\\GAMES"! Just to inform you guys... ;)

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selman_akinci
selman_akinci Jan 13 2008, 10:47am says:

I wish they choose the editors award from star wars Jedi academy, it is the best community keeping game ever..

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