Black Mesa is a re-envisioning of Valve Software's classic science fiction first person shooter, Half-Life. Powered by Source Engine, You will re-visit the inaugural role of Gordon Freeman and his memorable journey through the Black Mesa Research Facility. Expect detailed environments to explore, a huge cast of characters and experimental weaponry. All-new music, voice acting, choreography and added dialogue give way to a more expansive and immersive experience than ever before.

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Greetings dear followers

We want to tell you the most important news of latest days of developing:

Our work on the maps is stable, everybody in our team is busy on something.
Ready locations are currently being polished :

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We're also working on weapons and interface.
There are the latest changes:

- Added Stunstick sounds;
- Changed Beretta sounds;
- Adapted IIopn's Beretta model;


- Changed shotgun sounds;
- Changed original shotgun model (added folded stock);
- Slightly changed security guard hands texture (by hombre alfa).


Menu Changes:
- Added rollover and click sounds to some elements in menu;
- Reworked CheckButton icons.

HUD Changes:
- Added new keyboard/mouse buttons icons for in-game hints;
- Added Beretta-Shotgun icon
- A bit more darker HUD color scheme;
- Changed crosshair color to white;
- Changed other weapons and ammo icons (by Acoma);
- Changed HUD numbers font (by NightBerkut).

Other Changes:
- New flashlight texture (by pillow);
- Added color correction.

Chapters Completion:
- "Work, work and work" - 90%
- "I`m coming, Kate!" - 35%

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With best regards

Azure Sheep Remake Team

Sequel Released!

Sequel Released!

Black Mesa: A Spy In A Madman's Way

The sequel is finally on steam, checkout the post for a link.

Part 2

Part 2

Black Mesa: A Spy In A Madman's Way

So after releasing the first part, I got a quite positive response, more than I thought I would. And I still felt I had some ideas left for the mod that...

Black Mesa - Early Access

Black Mesa - Early Access

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Run. Think. Shoot. Source. Revisit Half-Life with this highly acclaimed re-imagining created on Valve's Source engine.

Official Source Filmmaker Content Pack DLC for Black Mesa is Now Live!

Official Source Filmmaker Content Pack DLC for Black Mesa is Now Live!

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We here at Black Mesa, are pleased to announce our involvement in providing a large collection of assets and content to be used in Valve's Source Filmmaker...

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You woke up in the test chamber by teleportation and you need to activate the teleporter that would get out of Black Mesa, but it needs to include the...

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I saw corporal shepard while on lambda core!

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no you didn't

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I enjoy your game and I can't wait for summer update to visit Zen, And hopefully more additions to bring life to Multiplayer because at this point people prefer to play the original Multiplayer rather than this, Maybe you should offer something new and unique like a Co-op campaign or something.

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When I compare this game to Renegade-X, Starcraft Mass Recall and the upcoming Warcraft: Armies of Azeroth, they have more quality advantages over this one overall and even those are free to play and download. I am not paying a single cent for this indie game even when Xen is released despite under the Source Engine 2013 and limited multiplayer. Probably by then when this game is finished the graphics will be outdated compared to the more developed Unreal Engine 3 and 4 games, free or not.

I am already utterly disappointed with the developers using Valve's permission to sell the remake even when it's not worth anything at all.

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Comparing FPS to RTS is nonsense but I kinda gleaned a different meaning of "as a remake i don't see the point because by the time its done it'll still look dated" which is totally fair.

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then dont get it. If you dont like fps dont get this.

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Um. Excuse me, but it seems more like FPSs aren't your cup of tea than the game being low quality as all the games you compared this to are RTS not FPSs. It is more proper to compare this to games like DOOM and COD. Also, graphics aren't everything. Who gives a **** whether a game is made in Source, Unreal, Unity, or any other engine (unless it is some crap engine made by 3 russians in a basement)

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Hahaha. He compared RTS games to a shooter game. Lol GTFO.

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A lot of questions here. Here is a post answering a lot of them.

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What is the difference between this mod and the one on Steam?
Why should I spend 19.99$?
Are both the same?

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this mod is now officially dead.

The steam version will include mutiplayer, lastest updates and xen.

I personally fell like this is a game, because of all the original content the devs made to it.

If some modder that made his mod free come and say "**** you, they reused assets!" Also remember that The Stanley Parable ALSO used some assets, but still is a game and an awesome one. Why all this rage? Honestly they have spent 8 years on this and I wouldn't mind paying 20$ since this is a great title and almost everyone on the america is full of money.

(The rest of the comment wasn't for you, but mostly to the people who say this sucks, sorry any disturbance).

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The mods not dead, they already said they are going to port over fixes and other things from the steam release to the mod when they get the time to.

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No. They are not planning to release any bug fixes of continue to support it as stated on their Steam FAQ
"Will the mod be updated with Xen and other features when it’s finished?
Unfortunately it is impossible to backport our new features to the mod engine. With the retail version we have access to parts of the engine we could not touch in the mod version."

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Highest Rated (2 agree) 10/10

I cant believe my eyes,that this mod announced back from 2004 to be changed into a game.A masterpiece that was worked on for 12 years,becoming a game.
It is worth those 20 dollars for this.
Time spent in mod and game,i cant express myself how i have enjoyed them

10/10 without any hesitation

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