We are back again with another collective open signup update – this time with 10 more direct download link forums that have proved to be widely popular amongst our reader base. As some of our regular readers might know, this article is a recap of 10 most recently featured DDL sites on FILEnetworks Blog. Todays’ post features lots of niche sites including those specializing in lossless music, cartoons, horror movies, international magazines, foreign, non mainstream movies, scene MP3 music, eBooks and more. Not all of the listed sites are pure DDL forums though – there are some sites modeled after release blogs as well as a site that’s a hybrid of a DDLF, torrent tracker and a FTP host. All forums listed below are currently open for signup and are accepting new registrations - updated statistics, links to registration URLs as well as links to full site reviews are included with each entry.

We request our readers to have a look at the full site review before registering for a particular site. Full review has all the information you need including screenshots, content details, internal encoder group info (if any) and will help you decide if you really need to become a member of a particular site or not. Hopefully this would reduce forums getting filled with would-be-inactive members who signed up just because they can :p

What The Flac
What The Flac Logo
Site Name: What The Flac (http://whattheflac.net)
Registration URL: http://whattheflac.net/forum/index.php?app=core&module=global&section=register
Stats: 2000+ posts and 1000+ members
Description: WTF is DDL forum which focuses mainly on lossless music encoded using the FLAC codec – you can find and download discographies, full albums, official soundtrack (OST) and more here.Read the full review for a detailed overview.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Cartoon World
Cartoon World
Site Name: Cartoon World (http://forum.cartoon-world.org)
Registration URL: http://forum.cartoon-world.org/ucp.php?mode=register
Stats: ~1500 posts and 50000+ members
Description: Cartoon World (C-W) is a direct download link forum specializing in all sorts of animation – this includes regular modern cartoons, classic toons, anime, manga and even soundtracks of popular animated series. Check the full review for screenshots and addition details of what you can find on this site.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Site Name: DDLThe.Net (http://ddlthe.net)
Registration URL: http://ddlthe.net/
Stats: ~70000 releases
Description: DDLThe.Net is not technically a DDL forum but os modeled after a release blog. It automatically uploads untouched scene releases to multiple one click hosting services and exposes their direct download links to be consumed by the masses.
Full Review: [Click Here]

StoreMags Logo
Site Name: StoreMags (http://storemags.com)
Registration URL: N/A 
Stats: 3200+ magazines
Description: StoreMags is a great site to find direct download links of iPad/PC compatible issues of popular international magazines. All issues come in high quality true PDF format. For more info check out the full review. Note that this site indexes some adult magazines and is not family friendly.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Library.Nu Logo
Site Name: Library.Nu (http://library.nu).
Registration URL: https://ssl.library.nu/account:register
Stats: 47000+ titles
Description: Library.Nu is a huge repository of nearly half a million Ebooks relating to various categories both educational and non educational. This site was previously known as Gigapedia – you can read more about the change and new site features here.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Horror Haven
Horror Haven
Site Name: Horror Haven (http://www.horrorhaven.org)
Registration URL: http://www.horrorhaven.org/register.php
Stats: Unknown
Description: A great alternative to the now defunction HorrorFlix, Horror Haven (HH) is a site that allows you to download Horror Movies, TV shows, soundtracks plus even books and magazines relating to the genre. Read this for screenshots and more information.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Magazines Download
Magazines Download

Site Name: Magazines Download (http://www.magazinesdownload.com)
Registration URL: N/A
Stats: Unknown
Description: Another good site to find downloadable PDF magazines. It has much less adult content than StoreMags and indexes new releases from pretty much all major international monthly publications. Check the full review for screens and more info.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Site Name: musiCore (http://musicore.net)
Registration URL: http://musicore.net/forums/index.php?app=core&module=global&section=register
Forum URL: http://musicore.net/forums/index.php
Stats: ~12000 members and ~370000 posts 
Description: musiCORE is no longer just a DDL forum – the site has morphed into a hybrid download engine which now offers three ways of leeching music; DDL, torrents and FTP links. Read this post for detailed information about how you can leech from this site.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Site Name: Rojedirecta (http://www.rojadirecta.es)
Registration URL: http://forum.rojadirecta.es/register.php
Stats: 867000+ members and 117600+ threads
Description: Rojadirecta is a huge repository of direct download and streaming links for live matches, recorded matches and highlights relating to a number of different sporting events across a number of different countries. Despite domain seizures by U.S DoJ and ICE, the site still remains online.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Site Name: Foreign Movies DDL (
Registration URL: http://forum.foreignmoviesddl.org/ucp.php?mode=register
Stats: 11800+ threads and 15500+ members
Description: ForeignMoviesDDL is a direct download link forum that specializes in non mainstream movies and foreign movies from across the world. You can find download links to thousands of English and non English movies on this site, including some rare content not usually found on even the largest of movie trackers.
Full Review: [Click Here]

Looking for more forums?

In case you didn’t read our previous summarized DDL forums updates, you can go ahead and check them here, here and here (includes details about 31 forums). Most of the sites featured in these updates are still open for signup. In addition, you can see our latest reviews in the DDL Forums section accessed from here.

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  1. general714 // 3/28/2011 02:58:00 AM  

    What The Flac is not accepting new registrations. Sob!!!!

  2. Michael // 3/28/2011 04:43:00 AM  
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  3. staticsafe // 3/29/2011 01:07:00 AM  

    Yes, WhatTheFlac is currently closed for registrations.

    WTF Moderator.

  4. Can // 3/31/2011 03:37:00 AM  


    Due to numerous user requests, the team has upgraded the site StoreMags.com site:
    1. Default view - Grid (+ choice)
    2. Ability to quickly select the language and country magazines
    3. The ability to easily disable the display of adult magazines (cookies)
    4. Preview inside pages of magazines last
    5. Displays the latest issues of the selected magazines
    6. Improving the usability of the site StoreMags.com
    Welcome to our site www.storemags.com, we will be happy.

  5. tucar // 3/31/2011 09:38:00 PM  


  6. Can // 3/31/2011 11:47:00 PM  

    Due to numerous user requests, the team has upgraded the site StoreMags.com site:
    1. Default view - Grid (+ choice)
    2. Ability to quickly select the language and country magazines
    3. The ability to easily disable the display of adult magazines (cookies)
    4. Preview inside pages of magazines last
    5. Displays the latest issues of the selected magazine
    6. Improving the usability of the site
    Welcome to our site http://www.storemags.com, we will be happy.

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