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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Source Shader Editor plugin released
Game

Source Shader Editor plugin released

Jul 18, 2011 Source 26 comments

Create new shaders from scratch in source without the need of compiling them by hand and building an implementation for them!

Meet the Robin! Child's Play Charity donation
Team Fortress 2

Meet the Robin! Child's Play Charity donation

Jul 8, 2011 Team Fortress 2 22 comments

Play Team Fortress 2 with Robin Walker, main developer of TF2, and donate to ill children in hospitals!

Source SDK is free
Game

Source SDK is free

Jul 4, 2011 Source 164 comments

Following the free to play release of TF2, Source SDK has been accidentally released free, and will remain that way.

Over 1,500 Game Dev Tutorials Free July 1-10 at design3.com
Game

Over 1,500 Game Dev Tutorials Free July 1-10 at design3.com

Jun 30, 2011 7 comments

design3 is offering killer deals this July. Get access to over 1,500 game development tutorials for FREE from July 1-10 and get 50% Off memberships throughout...

Source SDK now free to all
Game

Source SDK now free to all

Jun 28, 2011 Source 8 comments

Following the relaunch of TF2 as a free-to-play game, the Source SDK and SDK Base 2006 game have been made available to everyone on Steam.

Nuclear Dawn - Fact Refresh
Nuclear Dawn

Nuclear Dawn - Fact Refresh

Jun 20, 2011 Nuclear Dawn 13 comments

It's been a while since we published any news on the game, so here's a monster update, complete with new screenies (in the game gallery), and a complete...

Contagion - New Marcus & More
Contagion

Contagion - New Marcus & More

Jun 10, 2011 Contagion 15 comments

We're excited to reveal our new Marcus model as well as one of our latest assets to be placed in-game.

Podcast 17 - Gabe Newell Interview
Game

Podcast 17 - Gabe Newell Interview

Jun 8, 2011 Podcast17 49 comments

William and Glenn are pleased to interview Gabe Newell and Kutta from Valve Software.

"We’re spending a tremendous amount of time on tools"
Game

"We’re spending a tremendous amount of time on tools"

Apr 8, 2011 Source 18 comments

Gabe Newell: "We’re spending more time on tools development now than anything else."

Nuclear Dawn Teaser & Release Announcement
Nuclear Dawn

Nuclear Dawn Teaser & Release Announcement

Apr 1, 2011 Nuclear Dawn 21 comments

Sittard, The Netherlands, April 1, 2011 – InterWave Studios are proud to announce the final release and closed beta schedule for Nuclear Dawn, their first...

Podcast 17 - Developing Mods as F/OSS
Game

Podcast 17 - Developing Mods as F/OSS

Mar 27, 2011 Podcast17 2 comments

A great discussion with William, Andy (from Overwatch), John (from Overwatch), Andrew (from RNL), and Tony (from FIX Korea Co., Ltd.) about developing...

The release of E.Y.E is delayed
E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

The release of E.Y.E is delayed

Mar 15, 2011 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 25 comments

We were ready to release E.Y.E at the end of February but it's in order to offer you a game as perfect as possible. So to thank you for your patience...

Clearing up confusions about Valve's engines.
Game

Clearing up confusions about Valve's engines.

Mar 12, 2011 18 comments

Clearing up misconceptions about what GoldSRC and Source are based upon, etc.

Contagion - Police Chief Nick
Contagion

Contagion - Police Chief Nick

Mar 11, 2011 Contagion 4 comments

We're excited to show off renders of our newest character for Contagion the Police Chief Nick as well as a preview video of the sculpt work done to create...

Brown Sugar (Warning: this video may create an addiction)
E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

Brown Sugar (Warning: this video may create an addiction)

Feb 9, 2011 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 35 comments

At the request of the security department of our corporation, we've ordered an efficiency test from Angel Corp's WEAPONS ENGINEERING AND ENFORCEMENT DIVISION...

Stairway to heaven & screens
E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

Stairway to heaven & screens

Jan 27, 2011 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 9 comments

According to a lot of telepaths the E.Y.E release is rapidly approaching, for this occasion E.Y.E changes his name to become E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy...

Itching for Portal 2? Play the best Portal 1 Mods
Portal

Itching for Portal 2? Play the best Portal 1 Mods

Jan 19, 2011 Portal 25 comments

Yearning for some more Portal action and can’t wait for Portal 2? We’ve just added support for Portal on Desura and have taken the opportunity to hand...

Contagion - Revealing a bit more for this years IOTY
Contagion

Contagion - Revealing a bit more for this years IOTY

Dec 13, 2010 Contagion 26 comments

It's no secret that one of the Original founders of Zombie Panic: Source has been developing an Indie title with a new team, however we're looking to...

Dev Diaries: Class Wars- The Assault
Nuclear Dawn

Dev Diaries: Class Wars- The Assault

Dec 10, 2010 Nuclear Dawn 7 comments

The most important facet of Nuclear Dawn’s tactical combat experience is the way player classes interact with each other. No class has been designed to...

Dev Diaries: Nuclear Vehicular
Nuclear Dawn

Dev Diaries: Nuclear Vehicular

Nov 30, 2010 Nuclear Dawn 7 comments

Vehicular combat plays a large role in Nuclear Dawn's extensive environments. Walking around in a fully powered up Exo suit, lugging your weapons from...

Zeno Clash 75% off / Pay What You Want for the OST
Zeno Clash

Zeno Clash 75% off / Pay What You Want for the OST

Nov 5, 2010 Zeno Clash 2 comments

Zeno Clash and it's original soundtrack are going through great sales this weekend at Yawma. The game is also being sold bundled with the OST for the...

Vindictus Open Beta
Vindictus

Vindictus Open Beta

Oct 5, 2010 Vindictus 13 comments

The Early Access Open Beta ends October 6th, and reopens as a fully open beta October 13th. Details inside.

Noesis Launches Streaming Tutorial Site - design3
Game

Noesis Launches Streaming Tutorial Site - design3

Sep 21, 2010 Noesis Interactive 33 comments

Our friends at Noesis have just launched a new site, design3.com, that includes their entire library of training materials available as a 24/7 streaming...

Vindictus Early Access Open Beta starts today!
Vindictus

Vindictus Early Access Open Beta starts today!

Sep 15, 2010 Vindictus 11 comments

Keys are still pouring out everywhere, but Nexon has announced over 1 million beta keys given out! Quite an accomplishment for just half a month early...

Open thy eyes and see!
E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

Open thy eyes and see!

Sep 6, 2010 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 13 comments

And the Techno-Prophet said to the crowd: "Screens thou shalt watch."; and all watched.

Another Workflow Preview
Contagion

Another Workflow Preview

Sep 3, 2010 Contagion 3 comments

We end the week with another devblog post and video tutorial series.

The Art of Building Firearms
Contagion

The Art of Building Firearms

Aug 30, 2010 Contagion 11 comments

Today we let one of our 3D Artists, Mark Sneddon, take you through creating Contagion’s MP5K and Mossberg 590 – video tutorial included!

Rising of a Trailer
Nuclear Dawn

Rising of a Trailer

Aug 22, 2010 Nuclear Dawn 47 comments

InterWave Studios are proud to announce the release of the first feature-full Nuclear Dawn trailer.

Guns, Artwork and a Devblog
Contagion

Guns, Artwork and a Devblog

Aug 20, 2010 Contagion 24 comments

It’s two weeks later and we’re ready so show you some more media. We’re also introducing a new way for our community to take a closer look at our development...

Blender 2.5 SMD Tools
Game

Blender 2.5 SMD Tools

Aug 8, 2010 Source 5 comments

Blender is getting one hell of an upgrade, and the new version will have support for Source's SMD format from day one.