Gold Source (also known as Gold Src) is a heavily-modified version of the original Quake 1 engine, that powered some of the most critically acclaimed games of it's day:

  • Half-Life
  • Half-Life: Opposing Force
  • Half-Life: Blue Shift
  • Team Fortress Classic
  • Counter-Strike
  • Day of Defeat
  • and many more.

A powerful and versatile engine for it's time, it helped propel modding forward quite a bit with its mod development tools. And even though it's already 10+ years old, it's mod projects are still going strong.

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Guest
Guest

Finaly! I'll be able to make maps... IN LINUX

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staffssuckshit
staffssuckshit

Congrats.

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dannygamers
dannygamers

Where to download the engine ??
give me a link or something

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OurBenefactors
OurBenefactors

I think the sdk is available for download in the tools section of library in Steam (Its called Half-Life SDK).

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dahakapersico
dahakapersico

this engine makes games and mods for everyone

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HipsterEli
HipsterEli

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Sorry for being a ******* here. Just a question, Where can I get this GoldSource? Can I download this? Any links?

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Paynamia
Paynamia

GoldSrc is a proprietary engine by Valve. You can develop a modification using the engine by using Half-Life as a base. A more open alternative, however, is Xash3D. It's a complete rebuild of the GoldSrc engine. Moddb.com

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gamer12071
gamer12071

This is a game engine get half-life to use it.

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dizzybox
dizzybox

i have no idea maybe gooogle can help

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Guest1982
Guest1982

Epic!

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Alberto309
Alberto309

GoldSRC is the best!

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Not very difficult to mod, great engine to learn on. It's fantastic.

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