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Welcome one and all the to 10th Annual Mod of the Year awards!

Posted by Henley on Nov 30th, 2011

Welcome one and all the to 10th annual Mod of the Year awards, celebrating all that is great about our beloved modding community, the developers, the hobbyists, the players and of course the mods themselves. Mod of the Year is the biggest event on the World Wide Web honoring user created modifications hosted by ModDB. Started in 2002 the MOTY awards have been known to pick the winners that redefine how the world views user created content!

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Phase one ends in 10 days! Make sure you get your votes in so your favorite mods don't miss out! Just find their page and click the vote button! It could not be easier!

2011! What a year!

Want to know what happened in 2011? ModDB has you covered! Our Annual Year in Review is coming soon along with our editors musings for 2011. This way even if you were not the most attentive student *tisk tisk* you will still be able to brush up on the major releases for the year. Just check back daily for your fill of modding news.

Our Sponsors

We must also shout out to our 2011 sponsors, who are Alienware and CryENGINE. If you want the best gaming PC on the planet to develop an awesome indie game using the most advanced engine on the planet - look no further.

Who themed the awards?

This year we had a guest artist make all the fancy-smacy art assets for the competition! Lets read about the artist (an indie game developer for Survivors of Ragnarok) and why he does what he does!

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ninjadave Nov 30 2011 says:

I'm digging the art style. I think it compliments Moddb perfectly.

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ApornasPlanet Nov 30 2011 says:

Finally! I have been waiting for this!

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Maxen1416 Nov 30 2011 says:

its the time already?!
time is so quick

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morganio Nov 30 2011 buried:



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TheLeadHead Dec 1 2011 replied:

This isn't YouTube where you can say absolutely stupid, random things and get your comment liked. Sorry.

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morganio Dec 2 2011 buried:


LOL? it was meant to be as good as juicy tits (the mod award)

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[TZP]LoNer1 Dec 4 2011 replied:

And you are 21?


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Speeder Nov 30 2011 says:

Interesting art choice.

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Kamikazi[Uk] Nov 30 2011 says:

Great to see it back again :D. Love the new art-style. Last year i had so much fun promoting my game was so much great competition. Let's hope this year is just as good if not better.

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Wolf0x Nov 30 2011 says:

What a great surprise this is, I completely forgot about MOTY. Echoing what already been said the art-style is great and very well suited to ModDB

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Garyn Dakari Nov 30 2011 replied:

You and me both...I don't know how I managed to forget about MotY, but somehow I did.

*Smacks self*

This year seems to have passed really quickly..

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TALON_UK Nov 30 2011 says:

Indeed. Where did that year go again?

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cW#Ravenblood Nov 30 2011 says:

"Time, Dr. Freeman? Is it really that time again? It seems as if you only just arrived. You've done a great deal in a small time span. You've done so well, in fact, that I've received some interesting offers for your services."


Yes G-Man, it's time again, for the one most awesome time ever.
And people have done a great job in a small time span.

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azultain Nov 30 2011 says:

i love the event of vote moddb, every years at Christmas

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X-LAyer2 Nov 30 2011 says:

Wow that time again? This year passed fast!

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noob-killer Nov 30 2011 says:

I wish BOOM 3 will win!

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freredarme Nov 30 2011 says:

Vote now for your favorite mods ! Good luck at all ;)

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Dan911 Nov 30 2011 says:

10 years already? I love you moddb!

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Jason187781 Nov 30 2011 says:

Good luck all...

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C-zom Nov 30 2011 says:

Good luck everybody. :)

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ZitaX Nov 30 2011 says:

Has it allready been a year ...

May the best mod win!

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altercuca Nov 30 2011 says:

Good luck everyone!

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myxale Dec 1 2011 says:

Yay, it'S that time of the year again!

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JuSTiNX Dec 1 2011 says:


May the best mod win!

This will be grand!

Let's hope for the winning team!

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xpldrox Dec 1 2011 says:

Go Tiberian Genesis \o/

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dukka Dec 1 2011 says:

Welp, time to stop visiting the frontpage for good news posts for a few weeks.

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reece101 Dec 1 2011 says:

This Is The Moment Of Truth!
Really Cannot Wait For The Winner!

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Theon Dec 1 2011 says:

The Stanley Parable - I ******* called it!
Who'll be the runner-ups might be exciting to watch, tho'...

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FelipeFR Dec 1 2011 says:

Oh lol, I have a question: Can Project Reality (BF2) win again? I mean I don't if it was last year but people said it couldn't win again since it already did once.

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Metalspy Dec 1 2011 says:

I always love the MOTY/IOTY awards and the 'year in review's and I'm happy to see that it's once more being organized, thanks DesuraNET!

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Kangaraptor Dec 2 2011 says:

The art style reminds me of The Protomen's cover style for Act I. But it's red, not blue.

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EDOC_32 Dec 2 2011 says:

I Can Vote for "The Game Of The Year" or only "The Mod Of The Year".
and i can vote more of 1 time??, and, why i can't view the "Top 100"??.
sory for maked many questions :), and sorry for my bad english :)
Grettings Edoc_32 :)

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Henley Author
Henley Dec 2 2011 replied:

You can vote for both, you can vote as many times as you desire, the top 100 will be visible in phase 2.

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TheVeny Dec 9 2011 replied:

As "Phase 2" ??, i believed that this is the Phase 2 :)

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lil_Toady Dec 7 2011 says:

I've counted 9k out of 45k votes by now (ye, i was late to start), that's 1/5 of all the votes. And well, complete leaders are:

Third Age - Total War
Garrys Mod
Forgotten Hope 2
White Night
Cry of Fear
CryZone: Sector 23
Company of Heroes: Eastern Front
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. - Lost Alpha
Republic at War
Multi Theft Auto

Those already got enough to get into top 100, even if they wont recieve any more votes.
I can quite accurately predict who's getting into phase 2, so feel free to ask.

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EDOC_32 Dec 8 2011 says:

ModDB is a Big 'MOTY'vation for All Mods :D

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ZombiesRus5 Dec 9 2011 says:

Moddb may want to re-think when and how long MOTY occurs next year. Many of the modders are in college currently in finals and missed out on promoting their mods this week.

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nikolai13 Dec 10 2011 says:

2 HOURS!!! :D ahh can't wait

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