Top 10 Most Popular Torrent Search Engine of 2012

 The Pirate Bay alternative, here are the most popular torrent search engine in 2012.

The Pirate Bay

The Pirate Bay

The Pirate Bay is probably the best known BitTorrent brand in P2P world. Hence there is no need to put up or introduce here anymore.

But there are a lot more torrent sites out there which you may overlook.

Below I have compiled a list of 10 most popular torrent sites of 2012.

The list is based on user rating and vote taken from popular BitTorrent forum and my personal experience.

SEE ALSO: Top 10 Popular Torrent Sites to Watch in 2013

If The Pirate Bay has been blocked in your country, below are other options.

Top 10 most popular torrent search engine of 2012:

#1 Torrentz

Torrentz is a free, fast and powerful meta-search engine combining results from dozens of torrent search engines.

Visit their website:

#2 Torrentscan

Search all the best sites with one single search bar.

Visit their website:

#3 NowTorrents

Find all the best torrents online in real-time! NowTorrents is an advanced real-time search engine for bit-torrents.

Visit their website:

#4 Usniff

Download torrents at torrent search engine. The usniff torrent search engine searches for bittorrents on multiple sites.

Visit their website:

#5 TorrentButler

Find movies to watch visually. Features posters, cast, synopsis and trailers alongside torrent download links, and more.

Visit their website:

#6 isoHunt

Bit Torrent search engine, with an awesome P2P community sharing comments and ratings in discovering new media.

Visit their website:

#7 KickassTorrents

Search and download new TV shows & TV series, movies, mp3, music and PC/PS2/PSP/Wii/Xbox games absolutely for free.

Visit their website:

#8 Fenopy

Fast and easy torrent downloads.

Visit their website:

#9 ScrapeTorrent

A clean and intuitive torrent search engine that combines all the major torrent search sites into a single page of search results.

Visit their website:

#10 Torlock

TorLock is a fast BitTorrent search engine that only lists verified torrents.

Visit their website:

If I have missing any of your favorite torrent sites, your comment are most welcome.

On the other hand, I had compiled a list of popular legal torrent site on the net which available here.

  • Tornado

    Hello Author, would that be possible to add our torrent search engine to the list? We would really appreciate.

    • AhliFikir

      Hello Tornado,

      If your site popular enough I’ll consider to add it in my future article. Thanks.

  • nerdful

    Try to dual search for torrents (compare results side by side) on all the top sites.

  • Dragomaka1

    This would be fine, cause the site is my own creation and has no any ads as you see. I wish to make people anything useful. This is my intention to make it more popular cause for the moment it doesn't grow much. 
    Could you maybe write me on support [at] tornado (dot) li, I wanted to ask some question about possibility of making an article.

    • Barzrul

      Dragomaka1 Your website is very nice and I notice it is very easy to use also. BTW you can contact me using contact form at 'Contact' page.

  • TorrentScan

    hey, great list, but torrentscan is gone, now only it is second version of torrentscan.

    • Barzrul

      Hi, thank you for letting me know. Will update the list accordingly.