Pick up the crowbar of research scientist Gordon Freeman, who finds himself on an alien-infested Earth being picked to the bone, its resources depleted, its populace dwindling. Freeman is thrust into the unenviable role of rescuing the world from the wrong he unleashed back at Black Mesa. And a lot of people, people he cares about, are counting on him.

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Crystalline credits and background
Half-Life 2

Crystalline credits and background

Mar 28, 2008 Crystalline Article 4 comments

The team behind Crystalline. Mad Month Production.

Modcast Episode 2
Half-Life 2

Modcast Episode 2

Mar 8, 2008 Eternal Silence Interview 30 comments

This episode: Dan Menard and Marc Möhrlin from the HL2 mod Eternal Silence

D.I.P.R.I.P. Preview
Half-Life 2

D.I.P.R.I.P. Preview

Mar 5, 2008 D.I.P.R.I.P. Article 21 comments

Get the scoop on the upcoming premiere release of Die in Pain, Rest in Peace.

Modcast Debut!
Half-Life 2

Modcast Debut!

Feb 9, 2008 Project Valkyrie Interview 43 comments

In our continuing effort to profile mods and the developers behind them, Mod DB presents the debut entry of the Mod DB podcast.

Editor's Choice Winners Showcase
Game

Editor's Choice Winners Showcase

Feb 4, 2008 2007 Mod of the Year Awards Event Coverage 70 comments

Editor's Choice is here! See what Mod DB editors have picked as their most notable of 2007.

Evolution of Insurgency
Half-Life 2

Evolution of Insurgency

Feb 4, 2008 Insurgency Article 32 comments

After 2 beta's, 5 years of development and 2321 revisions Mod DB presents the story of Insurgency, a video history of the 2007 Mod of the Year.

Player's Choice Winners Showcase
Game

Player's Choice Winners Showcase

Jan 28, 2008 2007 Mod of the Year Awards Event Coverage 184 comments

After rounding out the best of 2007, we're ready to present the results.

Games As Art? Are We There Yet? Part 1
Game

Games As Art? Are We There Yet? Part 1

Nov 26, 2007 Article 29 comments

Discussing the Popular and successful games of 2007 that really are Art.

A different kind of (action) adventure
Game

A different kind of (action) adventure

Nov 22, 2007 Article 45 comments

A peek into the world of action/adventure mods - without guns.

Dragonball Source
Half-Life 2

Dragonball Source

May 7, 2007 DragonBall Source Article 24 comments

It may not be breaking any new ground, but Dragonball Source offers up a rollicking good time for fans of the series and provides an interesting fighting...

Dark Source
Crysis

Dark Source

Mar 21, 2007 Dark Source Interview 22 comments

Modded on an engine infamous for bland zombie mods, Dark Source plans to drop this stereotype and instead work with engaging gameplay and a well-developed...

Behind the Mod: Michael Henke
Game

Behind the Mod: Michael Henke

Feb 28, 2007 Interview 19 comments

At the heart of all modding lies a fundamental question. An enigma wrapped around a conundrum that defies all conventional logic. It is a question that...

Mods of 2006 - Editors' Choice
Game

Mods of 2006 - Editors' Choice

Jan 18, 2007 2006 Mod of the Year Awards Article 33 comments

The gamers and players have spoken and picked their favorites and to keep things interesting, we didn't totally agree. Now it's time for the Mod DB editors...

Mods of 2006 - Player's Choice
Game

Mods of 2006 - Player's Choice

Jan 13, 2007 2006 Mod of the Year Awards Article 81 comments

80,000 votes. 4,000 mods. Over the course of 2 months, gamers from across the globe came together to decide which mods rank as the epitome of what our...

Iron Grip: The Oppression
Half-Life 2

Iron Grip: The Oppression

Nov 2, 2006 Iron Grip : The Oppression Article 24 comments

As an unstoppable army rolls into view, the few brave souls willing to stand up before them watch from their fox holes, ready to begin the greatest conflict...

Nuclear Dawn
Game

Nuclear Dawn

Oct 24, 2006 Interview 28 comments

While Half-Life 2 mods are a dime a dozen, it takes a lot of hard work and dedication to separate yourself from the pack. And what better way than to...

NightFall
Half-Life 2

NightFall

Sep 5, 2006 NightFall: Initiation Interview 11 comments

If Half-Life 2 has a sleeper hit, NightFall is it. Nigredo Studios' single-player epic has been in development since late 2004, and having switched to...

Over-Run
Half-Life 2

Over-Run

Jun 8, 2006 Over-Run Interview 42 comments

While dozens of zombie mods are registered every month, very few of them ever see the light of day before fading back into obscurity. The team behind...

Changing the Game
Half-Life 2

Changing the Game

Feb 22, 2006 Garrys Mod Interview 35 comments

Mod of the Year might seem like a monumental achievement for any normal mod team. Yet when it is taken in the context of the steamrolling popularity of...

Mods of 2005
Game

Mods of 2005

Jan 21, 2006 2005 Mod of the Year Awards Article 82 comments

This competition needs no introduction. For the past month the community has been voting for their favorite mods. The votes were cast and the results...

True Hollywood Story: SDBC2
Half-Life 2

True Hollywood Story: SDBC2

Dec 12, 2005 SDBC2: Canned Theft Auto Interview 13 comments

SDBC 2 is definitely the mod that I as well as many modDBers have been looking forward to, however it has been tragic that the mod is no longer in production...

KZMOD Interview
Half-Life 2

KZMOD Interview

Dec 11, 2005 Kreedz Climbing Interview 13 comments

The culmination of several years of community spirit, KZMOD is all about reaching the top of a map - not the top of a scoreboard. We spoke to design lead...

Half-Life 2: Capture the Flag
Half-Life 2

Half-Life 2: Capture the Flag

Dec 10, 2005 Half-Life 2 Article 12 comments

Half-Life 2 Capture the Flag is more than just CTF. It expands on Half-Life's world more than you could imagine.

Surviving Next-Gen Modding
Counter-Strike

Surviving Next-Gen Modding

Dec 1, 2005 Counter-Strike Article 54 comments

Next-gen games are coming. As gamers, they mean glorious high-definition graphics. But as modders, they mean enormous increases to workload and time...

Dire
Half-Life 2

Dire

Nov 22, 2005 Dire Interview 14 comments

Half Life 2 - Zombie mods. That's like saying Cher - Plastic Surgery. Although a fantastic idea, once it's overused it becomes bland and cracked...

Dreamscape : Pin Point Blank
Half-Life 2

Dreamscape : Pin Point Blank

Oct 5, 2005 Dreamscape: Pin Point Blank Interview 2 comments

Insanity! Murder! Stealing! Violence! No it's not your average day at junior high, but the upcoming Dreamscape mod for Half Life 2!

October MOTM: Dystopia
Half-Life 2

October MOTM: Dystopia

Oct 3, 2005 Dystopia Article 13 comments

Feel like hacking, using high tech weaponry, and sticking a bunch of mechanical doo-dads in your body to make youself badder than the Six Million Dollar...

September MOTM: The Hidden: Source
Half-Life 2

September MOTM: The Hidden: Source

Sep 5, 2005 Hidden Source Article 25 comments

A dark hallway. A gun, twitching in your nervous hands. Bodies all around you. Something is stalking you. But where? A sound! Or was it? Did that shadow...

Eclipse Q/A
Half-Life 2

Eclipse Q/A

Jun 30, 2005 Eclipse Interview 2 comments

Around November, 2004, several students got together to brainstorm a concept for a total conversion of Valve's Half-Life 2 . After several days of...

Samurai Legends Q/A
Half-Life 2

Samurai Legends Q/A

Jun 27, 2005 Samurai Legends Interview 10 comments

Samurai Legends is a Half-Life 2 multiplayer mod like no other. Gone is the FPS framework of HL2 and in its place is a third-person, team based, tactical...

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