The nominations are in, and the poll is ready to go! The TUAW Best of 2011 awards are all about you -- the readers -- and what you think is the cream of the crop of Apple or third-party products and software. To vote, select one entry from the top nominations made by readers. We'll be announcing the winner in just a few days. Vote early and often!

TUAW is asking for your votes for the best iPad game of 2011. This was a tough call, as we had a wide spectrum of nominations, all of which are excellent and top-rated games for iPad.

There are six nominees in this category: Osmos for iPad (US$4.99), Words With Friends HD ($0.99), Carcassonne ($9.99), The Bard's Tale ($4.99), Army of Darkness Defense HD (free), and Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer ($4.99).

And now, let the voting begin! The results will be announced on December 31, 2011.

What is the best iPad game app of 2011?
Osmos HD97 (31.1%)
Words With Friends HD84 (26.9%)
Carcassonne62 (19.9%)
The Bard's Tale19 (6.1%)
Army of Darkness Defense HD30 (9.6%)
Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer20 (6.4%)

This article was originally published on Tuaw.
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