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Portal now on ModDB
Portal

Portal now on ModDB

Nov 10, 2007 Portal 3 comments

Valve's Orange Box puzzle game Portal now has an entry on ModDB. Upload your maps for massive damage!

Zombie Survival Version v0.90 Released
Counter-Strike: Source

Zombie Survival Version v0.90 Released

Jan 4, 2008 Zombie Survival 17 comments

Zombie Survival Version 0.90 released to the public! Zombie survival is a new take on the old 'Zombie' game-modes for CounterStrike Source!

Patch/Update Released
Garry’s Mod 10

Patch/Update Released

Jan 20, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 4 comments

A lot of bugs have been encountered in the latest Garrysmod Patch, Garry and the Team are getting as much fixed as possible.

Patch 36 Released
Garry’s Mod 10

Patch 36 Released

Jan 23, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 2 comments

New Patch fix etc for Garrysmod Released due to the several bugs found in the latest conversion patch. Enjoy, and hopefully this will be one of the final...

Source SDK beta with Ep2 game code released
Game

Source SDK beta with Ep2 game code released

Jan 24, 2008 Source 44 comments

Access Orange Box game code and other beta updates with "-beta srcsdk0122".

HL2 Campaign V1.12 Released
Garry’s Mod 10

HL2 Campaign V1.12 Released

Jan 25, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 10 comments

HL2 Campaign is a gametype for Garry's Mod that allows you to play the Half-Life 2 saga in cooperative mode on a LAN or over the Internet. Here are some...

Update 38 Released & PhoeniX-Storms 2 - Released
Garry’s Mod 10

Update 38 Released & PhoeniX-Storms 2 - Released

Jan 30, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 0 comments

PHX2 ~ Version two of PhoeniX-Storms, one of the largest model packs for Garrysmod, has just been released.

Source SDK Base - Orange Box released
Game

Source SDK Base - Orange Box released

Feb 24, 2008 Source 34 comments

Source mods can now run from the Orange Box engine code without requiring an Orange Box game.

Challenge: Portal
Garry’s Mod 10

Challenge: Portal

Feb 24, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 0 comments

The Portal Pictures Challenge! is what now lies before you. So get busy in the Portal maps and create something original.

 Valve's GDC presentations available
Game

Valve's GDC presentations available

Feb 29, 2008 Source 7 comments

Four of the presentations given by Valve at the Game Developers Conference are now available from their publications page.

Lit Fuse Films - Melon 3
Garry’s Mod 10

Lit Fuse Films - Melon 3

Mar 2, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 17 comments

Melon - 3, Grab Life By The Melons! By Lit Fuse Films.

ReDead - Zombie Survival Mode
Garry’s Mod 10

ReDead - Zombie Survival Mode

Mar 19, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 9 comments

ReDead is a zombie survival simulation where players must fight through waves of NPC zombies in order to live.

The Monad - HL2/Source machinima
Game

The Monad - HL2/Source machinima

Apr 2, 2008 Source 32 comments

The network has consumed society. What will change take? A machinima by Sam Goldwater.

GM_Galactic is Here!
Garry’s Mod 10

GM_Galactic is Here!

May 27, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 6 comments

After a (possibly inexcusably) long development cycle, the long anticipated spacebuild map GM_Galactic has arrived.

Jill's Song
Garry’s Mod 10

Jill's Song

May 28, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 9 comments

In Jill's song we meet Jack Stone, and see a little of what makes him tick. It's a tragic and personal tale of lost love and broken dreams

Gmod gets Achievements!
Garry’s Mod 10

Gmod gets Achievements!

Jun 15, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 14 comments

A new mod by rabidtoaster is the achievements mod. (Like in TF2)

Ink Monday
Garry’s Mod 10

Ink Monday

Jul 2, 2008 Garry’s Mod 10 3 comments

From the visionary director Daniel Marcel Gaina (DMGaina) comes forth a revolution. A hybrid of both Comic art and Machinima. The birth of Ink Monday.

New DoDS Map : Rive
Day of Defeat: Source

New DoDS Map : Rive

Oct 14, 2008 Day of Defeat: Source 1 comment

In a great late summer afternoon setting, Rive provides a balanced Capture The Flag gameplay where any class will have its use, and many different strategies...

Zeno Clash at the Independent Games Festival
Zeno Clash

Zeno Clash at the Independent Games Festival

Jan 7, 2009 Zeno Clash 5 comments

The IGF finalists have finally surfaced and Zeno Clash has been nominated in the 'Excellence in Visual Art' category. The finalists were selected from...

Stylized Darkness in L4D
Left 4 Dead

Stylized Darkness in L4D

Jan 8, 2009 Left 4 Dead 23 comments

Part 2 of the Left 4 Dead blog series on art direction.

Left 4 Dead SDK "this spring"
Left 4 Dead

Left 4 Dead SDK "this spring"

Feb 5, 2009 Left 4 Dead 23 comments

Custom maps will be discoverable from matchmaking; release to coincide with 'Survival Pack' DLC.

Live Action Half-Life
Half-Life 2

Live Action Half-Life

Feb 13, 2009 Half-Life 2 79 comments

Fan film does an exceptional job of porting Valve's best-selling saga into live action!

Zeno Clash Blog released
Zeno Clash

Zeno Clash Blog released

Feb 20, 2009 Zeno Clash 10 comments

The official Zeno Clash Blog has been released. The Zeno Clash Blog will feature articles and content directly from ACE Team, giving a little more insight...

TF2 Scout Update, Plus More!
Team Fortress 2

TF2 Scout Update, Plus More!

Feb 25, 2009 Team Fortress 2 33 comments

New Scout unlockables, custom maps, bug fixes, and more!

Zeno Clash - Developer Video: Gameplay Mechanics
Zeno Clash

Zeno Clash - Developer Video: Gameplay Mechanics

Mar 6, 2009 Zeno Clash 19 comments

At ACE Team we've released our first developer video that features a closer look at the combat mechanics & shows some examples of how a skilled player...

New Source SDK beta
Game

New Source SDK beta

Mar 16, 2009 Source 3 comments

It's not Left 4 Dead, but it's still worth trying out! Shaders, source code and tools have all been updated.

April 21 Launch & pre-purchase on Steam
Zeno Clash

April 21 Launch & pre-purchase on Steam

Mar 19, 2009 Zeno Clash 35 comments

Zeno Clash is just around the corner! The official release date has been set to April 21. A special promotion is running for those who wish to pre-purchase...

Webcomic & IGF results
Zeno Clash

Webcomic & IGF results

Mar 26, 2009 Zeno Clash 12 comments

ACE Team has just released the Gallery which features Zeno Clash's first Webcomic. This comic shows when Rimat and the Hunter meet for the first time...

Noesis Interactive Announces the Addition of Curriculum to SourceU
Game

Noesis Interactive Announces the Addition of Curriculum to SourceU

Apr 1, 2009 Source 21 comments

Noesis provides Video Courseware for students and professors

FPS/RPG E.Y.E reveals new trailer.
E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy

FPS/RPG E.Y.E reveals new trailer.

Apr 2, 2009 E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy 48 comments

While E.Y.E has been there for a few times, there weren't much informations on it. This is now fixed with this brand new gameplay trailer. E.Y.E, wich...

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