2012 INDIE OF THE YEAR AWARDS HAVE BEGUN

Melbourne – November 30, 2012 – As another year comes to an end, it is time once again to begin our search for the Players Choice Independent Game of the Year.

After amassing a staggering 61,000 votes in 2011 which resulted in Terraria being crowned the eventual winner (Minecraft won in 2010), voting booths have been added to all game profiles on IndieDB. It is now up to the players to click the “vote” button and help us crown 2012′s best.

Scott Reismanis, the Founder of IndieDB, commented “this is always our favorite time of the year, watching the nominations pour in, with the leaders usually only separated by a handful of votes. We cannot wait to unveil the Top 100 in 12 days and of course the No. 1 at the end of December. With some many games deserving of attention and accolades – we expect the outcome in 2012 to be interesting.”

Until January 1st join us in celebrating all that is great about our beloved independent developers by participating and voting to decide the top 100, and the overall ultimate winner.

Indie of the Year Awards

More information about the Indie of the Year can be found at: http://www.indiedb.com/events/2012-indie-of-the-year-awards

We are also running our 11th Annual Mod of the Year (108,000 votes last year!!) at: http://www.moddb.com/events/2012-mod-of-the-year-awards and for the first time an App of the Year at: http://www.slidedb.com/events/2012-app-of-the-year-awards

Media Enquiries

Scott Reismanis
Founder
scott@indiedb.com

About IndieDB

Indie games are changing the world, one giant pixel at a time. Indie DB supports independent developers and their games, by providing them with a place to showcase their hard work (in-progress or complete) to fans seeking original gaming experiences. For more information please visit http://www.indiedb.com

About ModDB

Mod DB is the premiere online community that unites developers, players and their ideas, empowering them to shape the games we play. Mods provide new and exciting options for gamers, and Mod DB is the largest website for players and developers who want to create and play something different. For more information please visit http://www.moddb.com

About SlideDB

Mobile and tablet games have opened up a new world of gaming anywhere and everywhere you want. You can slide, tap, shake and play all manner of games from family friendly educational titles to adventurous classics. On Slide DB we give developers a community they can share their ideas with and showcase the work they are doing, beyond the basic app stores and the highly contested “top charts”. For more information please visit http://www.slidedb.com

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