The Source engine is a 3D game engine developed by Valve Corporation. Its unique features include a large degree of modularity and flexibility, an artist-driven, shader-based renderer, accurate lip sync and facial expression technology, and a powerful, efficient and completely network-enabled physics system.

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Introducing the Source Filmmaker!
Game

Introducing the Source Filmmaker!

Jun 27, 2012 22 comments

The Source Filmmaker (SFM) is the movie-making tool built and used by Valve to make movies inside the Source game engine.

New Media and News!
Contagion

New Media and News!

Jun 22, 2012 Contagion 11 comments

We've updated some new media and have some fantastic news about the future of Contagion!

Major update available on Steam for E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy
E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

Major update available on Steam for E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

May 31, 2012 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 11 comments

A new update/patch has been released for E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy. One of the new features is a completely new setup panel for the artificial intelligence...

The Graduation Bundle!
Game

The Graduation Bundle!

May 30, 2012 IndieRoyale 22 comments

Grab a bundle for the grad - celebrate with 5 stellar indie games + bonuses to be announced!

Lack of updates, and Ryoku costumes update!
Blade Symphony

Lack of updates, and Ryoku costumes update!

May 6, 2012 Blade Symphony 6 comments

We give a little bit of insight as to the lack of updates (there's a reason for it, and eventually it will lead to good news.)

Dear Esther Released on Desura
Dear Esther

Dear Esther Released on Desura

Apr 26, 2012 Dear Esther 17 comments

A deserted island…a lost man…memories of a fatal crash…a book written by a dying explorer.

Contagion - Modular Zombie Head Sculpt
Contagion

Contagion - Modular Zombie Head Sculpt

Mar 30, 2012 Contagion 11 comments

Josh Lennen shows off some of the modular head setup for Contagion and through a timelapse video gives viewers a look at the process.

Dev Journal #5 - Sword and Character Selection
Blade Symphony

Dev Journal #5 - Sword and Character Selection

Mar 24, 2012 Blade Symphony 4 comments

This week's dev journal shows the sword selection and new character selection menu that the player can access. These menus allow the player to choose...

Dev Journal #4 - Parry Mechanic
Blade Symphony

Dev Journal #4 - Parry Mechanic

Mar 17, 2012 Blade Symphony 2 comments

Our third development journal shows off the Parry mechanic, which is a new alternative to blocking, which acts as a deflection of attacks. Parries are...

Evolving Blade Symphony aesthetics
Blade Symphony

Evolving Blade Symphony aesthetics

Mar 12, 2012 Blade Symphony 5 comments

Check out some recent changes to tracers, a popular Blade Symphony map and the arcade camera for spectators.

GDC2012 - Day 3 with another video!
Contagion

GDC2012 - Day 3 with another video!

Mar 7, 2012 Contagion 12 comments

We thought the first day would be the craziest especially with the big names to attract attention away but we were wrong! Day 3 was another huge success...

GDC2012 - Day 2 with Video
Contagion

GDC2012 - Day 2 with Video

Mar 6, 2012 Contagion 10 comments

It's day 2 of this years Game Developers Conference and with it GDC Play has launched and Monochrome is on the floor showing off our Source Licensed Indie...

GDC2012 - Day 1
Contagion

GDC2012 - Day 1

Mar 6, 2012 Contagion 9 comments

Monochrome LLC Team members meet up in San Francisco to sight see, eat, talk face to face for the first time, and prepare our Kiosk to showcase "Contagion...

Judgement Costumes
Blade Symphony

Judgement Costumes

Feb 26, 2012 Blade Symphony 4 comments

This is the second development journal using a "micro vlog" style of video, in which we're keeping it short and sweet for 30-60s per video.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Beta Key Contest
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Beta Key Contest

Feb 23, 2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 638 comments

Update: Winners have been announced! Congrats to all the winners!

Dev Journal #1 - Charging Effects
Blade Symphony

Dev Journal #1 - Charging Effects

Feb 20, 2012 Blade Symphony 2 comments

We're starting a small video style of development journal videos. Our first entry focuses on changes to charging effects!

CS:GO Beta key give-away.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

CS:GO Beta key give-away.

Feb 19, 2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 85 comments

ModDB will be participating in a Counter Strike Global Offensive beta key give-away.

Monochrome - Going to GDC 2012!
Contagion

Monochrome - Going to GDC 2012!

Feb 17, 2012 Contagion 17 comments

We've been quite busy since our last update and for good reason. Not only has development of Contagion been moving steadily ahead but we're ready to announce...

Nuclear Dawn Mapping Contest 2012
Nuclear Dawn

Nuclear Dawn Mapping Contest 2012

Feb 14, 2012 Nuclear Dawn 1 comment

The first Nuclear Dawn custom maps are starting to surface and we look upon them, we find them good. So good, in fact, that we want to offer two map makers...

The Valentine's Bundle
Game

The Valentine's Bundle

Feb 10, 2012 IndieRoyale 14 comments

Give a little indie love on St.Valentine's day with this royale bundle of games.

Nuclear Dawn Update released
Nuclear Dawn

Nuclear Dawn Update released

Feb 8, 2012 Nuclear Dawn 1 comment

A brand new update for Nuclear Dawn has been released last week on Steam that fixes a lot of bugs, adds new functionality and features like crouch toggle...

First Trailer, First Review, IGF and the Steam Store!
Dear Esther

First Trailer, First Review, IGF and the Steam Store!

Jan 17, 2012 Dear Esther 29 comments

What an exciting week we’ve had; getting four nominations at IGF was amazing enough but we also just had our very first (and very positive) review published...

2012 IGF Announces Main Competition Finalists
Game

2012 IGF Announces Main Competition Finalists

Jan 12, 2012 GDC 2012 6 comments

The Independent Games Festival (IGF) juries have announced their Main Competition finalists for the 14th annual presentation of its awards, celebrating...

Indie Royale - Happy New Years Bundle
Game

Indie Royale - Happy New Years Bundle

Jan 5, 2012 IndieRoyale 10 comments

Indie Royale has launched a bundle to celebrate the beginning of 2012!

Alpha Game-play, New Site, and more!
Contagion

Alpha Game-play, New Site, and more!

Dec 19, 2011 Contagion 16 comments

We're releasing a new Alpha Game-play video, revealing our new site re-design, and it's finally time for the first wave of Contagion play-testers.

Contagion - Playtester news and more!
Contagion

Contagion - Playtester news and more!

Dec 16, 2011 Contagion 5 comments

We've got interesting news for those excited about playtesting Contagion as well as what is in store for 2011!

Nuclear Dawn FREE WEEKEND this week on STEAM!
Nuclear Dawn

Nuclear Dawn FREE WEEKEND this week on STEAM!

Dec 13, 2011 Nuclear Dawn 9 comments

In preparation for the Free Weekend on Steam, running Thursday 15th through Monday 19th, InterWave has released their biggest update for Nuclear Dawn...

The Xmas Bundle is live!
Game

The Xmas Bundle is live!

Dec 12, 2011 IndieRoyale 33 comments

It is time to spread some Xmas cheer now that the latest Indie Royale bundle is here (that almost rhymes)!

Dear Esther launch date confirmed!
Dear Esther

Dear Esther launch date confirmed!

Dec 8, 2011 Dear Esther 8 comments

We finally have an official launch date! (and new screens!)

This beta be good…
Dear Esther

This beta be good…

Dec 1, 2011 Dear Esther 14 comments

First of all, let me apologise for the lack of updates over the past few months, things have been rather insane here lately to say the least...