The announced next gen source engine. Currently in the making for HL³, and Left 4 Dead 3.

RSS feed Articles

DOTA Once a simple mod & now one of the worlds most popular moba titles has just let loose with a new set of modding tools.

Whilst no official tools were ever released for DOTA2, The community have been creating custom content for this title for quite some time, their efforts now rewarded with a polished new development toolset direct from depths of Valves HQ.

Dubbed by some as 'Source 2' due to the new asset rendering pipeline, those that currently map in hammer for Source, might want to check out this new toolset, it may be similar to what you will be using for Half Life 3 or Left for Dead 3 mods and maps.


Some of the features in this release include major changes to how content is created, delivered, and experienced for Dota 2:

  • Completely New Tools - The new suite of tools support creating and importing content for custom games. This set of tools requires a 64-bit version of Windows, Direct3D 11 compatible GPU, and opting into the Steam Client Beta.
  • Steam Workshop Submissions - This early version includes the ability to upload and distribute custom game modes through the Workshop. This new automated process allows players to subscribe to an author's custom game mode to automatically keep current as updates are released by the author.
  • Testing Custom Game Modes - This alpha release is focused on getting the tools to developers first. Currently playing custom games requires a 64-bit version of Windows and a Direct3D 11 compatible GPU. In upcoming future releases we will extend support to more systems (including 32-bit and Direct3D 9) and make it easier for players to download, find matches for, and play user created game modes.
sourece2 sourece2

These tools are for you and we're looking forward to seeing where the community takes us in developing content for the expanding Dota universe. Help us make Dota 2 even bigger and better. Leave us feedback with your experience and suggestions on the Workshop Discussions.


Documentation for the Dota 2 Workshop Tools can be found on the developer wiki.

As always you can add your own mods and addons to this profile as a place to promote and host your maps and mods, what will you create?

Comments  (0 - 10 of 41)
Captain✯MacTavish
Captain✯MacTavish

BOGUS PAGE!

HL3 will never be Released D':

Reply Good karma Bad karma+2 votes
JermyFAzbear222
JermyFAzbear222

I wonder if half life 3 will be able to play on xbox 360

Reply Good karma Bad karma0 votes
.Gumi
.Gumi

But Half-Life 3 didn't REALLY announce the game.

Reply Good karma Bad karma0 votes
GamerDude27
GamerDude27

Source 2
Platforms: Windows, Mac, Linux, PS3

"PS3" Yeah, okay. We'll see where that goes.

Reply Good karma Bad karma+4 votes
Captain✯MacTavish
Captain✯MacTavish

Can't be real life. HL3? No no i am just dreaming.

Reply Good karma Bad karma+4 votes
☪TurkishDelight☪
☪TurkishDelight☪

i thought the same thing as you but this is real!

Reply Good karma Bad karma+3 votes
TheCosmicBrownie
TheCosmicBrownie

"Currently in the making for HL³, and Left 4 Dead 3."

"in the making for HL³"
"making for HL³"
"for HL³"
"HL³"

HL³!!!!

Reply Good karma Bad karma+7 votes
MattFiler
MattFiler

This page can only be edited by members of the Valve company on ModDB too...

Reply Good karma Bad karma-1 votes
Flareblood
Flareblood

So Half-Life 3 is legit confirmed?

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
Loner99
Loner99

Any news on this engine?

Reply Good karma Bad karma+4 votes
Post a comment
Sign in or join with:

Only registered members can share their thoughts. So come on! Join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) and join in the conversation.

Platforms
Windows, Mac, Linux, PS3
Company
Valve
Contact
Send Message
Licence
Commercial
Release date
Engine watch
Start tracking
Share
Twitter

Latest tweets from @steam_games, @valvesoftwares, @valve

Now Available on Steam - Starbound: #SteamNewRelease #038;newsId=23059&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter">Store.steampowered.com

21hours 13mins ago by steam_games

Now Available on Steam - Human: Fall Flat, 20% off!: #SteamNewRelease #038;newsId=23061&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter">Store.steampowered.com

21hours 13mins ago by steam_games

Daily Deal - Samorost 3, 33% Off: #SteamDailyDeal #038;newsId=23038&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter">Store.steampowered.com

21hours 13mins ago by steam_games

Steam RSS: Now Available on Steam - Starbound - Read More: Ift.tt T.co

21hours 50mins ago by valve

Steam RSS: Now Available on Steam - Human: Fall Flat, 20% off! - Read More: Ift.tt T.co

21hours 50mins ago by valve

Steam RSS: Daily Deal - Samorost 3, 33% Off - Read More: Ift.tt T.co

21hours 50mins ago by valve

Now Available on Steam Early Access - SWORDY: #SteamNewRelease #SteamEarlyAccess #038;newsId=23037&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter">Store.steampowered.com

Jul 22 2016 by steam_games

Steam RSS: Now Available on Steam Early Access - SWORDY - Read More: Ift.tt T.co

Jul 21 2016 by valve

Weekend Deal - The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing III, 50% to 75%% Off: #WeekendDeal #038;newsId=22554&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter">Store.steampowered.com

Jul 21 2016 by steam_games

Daily Deal - Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime, 50% Off: #SteamDailyDeal #038;newsId=22988&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter">Store.steampowered.com

Jul 21 2016 by steam_games

Embed Buttons
Link to Source² by selecting a button and using the embed code provided more...
Source²
Statistics
Rank
103 of 816
Last Update
Watchers
98 members
Articles
1