Pick up the crowbar of research scientist Gordon Freeman, and find yourself on an alien-infested Earth being picked to the bone, its resources depleted, its populace dwindling. You must rescue the world from the wrong you unleashed back at Black Mesa.

The original Half-Life sent a shock through the game industry with its combination of pounding action and continuous, immersive storytelling. Valve's debut title won more than 50 Game of the Year awards, was named "Best Game Ever" by PC Gamer, and launched a franchise which has since sold over 11 million units worldwide. By taking the suspense, challenge and visceral charge of the original Half-Life and adding startling new realism and responsiveness, Half-Life 2 opens the door to a world where the player’s presence affects everything around him or her, from the physical environment to the behaviors and even the emotions of both friends and enemies.

Technical note: most mods “for Half-Life 2” are actually cross-compatible with all of Valve's Source engine games. Check a mod’s profile for details on whether a specific game is needed.

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100 survivors have entered the city, not knowing their about to enter a world of pain and bread. They were the first to learn the deep dark secrets of CyberCon... The top contributor in Human Augmentation and killer flesh eating freaks of nature, 100 survivors battle through the first few's weeks of the total global eradication of all nations, they will encounter many mutations and changes that will change the very world forever.

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*we will be releasing keys weekly so do NOT worry if you don't get in, the people selected will be playing a playable build with some problems, if you wish to avoid being in a game that may crash we suggest you wait for the public beta coming soon.

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We will be using this to report anything that we come across (bugs/exploits and crashes). The selected 100 will be accepted into a closed group where we can talk about gameplay and feedback or you may just fancy to chat, any ideas WILL be greatly appreciated and considered.

*Keys earned in previous streams will be provided to those who have waited a long time for us to actually get to this spot. And those who got into closed alpha will get their keys as well.

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Q: When will Closed Beta launch?
Closed Beta will start 15th of December.

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Yes, Everyone who got into Closed Alpha will get keys for Closed Beta. More information will be revealed later on how to claim your key on 15th of December.

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BrainBread 2 is available on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.

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Yes. BrainBread 2 Closed Beta will have workshop support right of the bat, so if you want to create some custom content, you are ready to go!

Q: Is all stats saved on steam, or are they all server sided like the original?
All stats will be saved on Steam. But, you can also have server sided stats (This will disable all global stats, and achievements)

Q: When will BrainBread 2 be released?
Probably early or mid 2016. But there is no exact date, delays can be expected.

Q: Does BrainBread 2 have any realism?


We want to thank everyone who've supported this project since the very beginning, our team has been through a lot and each and one of you who've supported us have been the biggest boost to get this project done.

Sincerely, BrainBread 2 Development Team.



3 days ago Hangover 6 comments

Hangover MOD version 1.0 is finally released. YAY! Sadly, without the graffiti we waited so long for...

Media Release #5

Media Release #5

3 days ago Half-Life: Blue Shift: Source 0 comments

Hello again, it is me, Aulov Nikolay. Today I would like present to you the fifth media release of my mod. So, let's have a start.

Week 4!

Week 4!

6 days ago Snowball Fight 1 comment

Whats new and where I'm at? Game modes, models, animating, level design, fixes, improvement, and beta.. Beta!

News for week 3 of development!

News for week 3 of development!

1 week ago Snowball Fight 0 comments

Game modes, Art, Changes, Code.. Lots of "trial and error" coding.

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3 days ago Hangover Full Version 12 comments

Half Life 2 Mod, Hangover version 1.0 released. Check latest news on the MOD's homepage for more info.

Now Serving:437 - Demo release!

Now Serving:437 - Demo release!

4 days ago Now Serving:437 Demo 0 comments

Demo release. Nothing more to say, really. It is what it is. Hopefully.

Exterminatus Alpha 8.25 Installer

Exterminatus Alpha 8.25 Installer

1 week ago Exterminatus Full Version 0 comments

This download is a self extracting installer including all you need to host and play Exterminatus - Rival Species 2. Two Species: Humans and Tyranids...

Exterminatus Alpha Patch 8.25 (Zip)

Exterminatus Alpha Patch 8.25 (Zip)

1 week ago Exterminatus Patch 0 comments

This patch contains all the changes from Exterminatus alpha 8.24 to alpha 8.23 including two updated maps, improvements to the reward menus and dreadnaught...

Smod: Annihilation

Smod: Annihilation

1 week ago Smod: Annihilation Full Version 11 comments

Google Smod Cvars if you want to reduce the amount of effects in-game so you don't crash as much. Just place it in the "sourcemods" and start it up.

half life 2 tactical Fixed "beta"

half life 2 tactical Fixed "beta"

2 weeks ago Demo 3 comments

this is a fixed version of half life 2 tactical. and of course it requires hl2 NOT THE DM ONE and CSS its recommended also this is our my/our first mod...

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-iRe-MasterMo Aug 12 2004 says:

All i know its coming soon.

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Quackzilla Aug 9 2004 says:

Cheapalert said:

Any prospective modder (like me) knows that vavle has added an OPTIONAL 2 stage process for map construction, allowing you to make an "orange map" to test before you texture it.

I couldn't remain quiet and let your erroneous statement be percieved as the truth.

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leilei Aug 3 2004 says:

In addition, comparing Doom3's recommended requirements (That's not the minimum) with HL2's minimum makes you all the more ignorant (and don't accuse me of being MJ with that comment either)

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leilei Aug 3 2004 says:

What's so "innovative" about HL2 then?

"5 years of work"? Explain all the orange placeholder textures in those screenshots with that claim at the time. 5 months more like it. Or perhaps even less....

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selfdestruct Jul 22 2004 says:

That's an antlion, not one of the ST aliens. Bad joke. If there were 7000 of the antlions and 300 dead humans on the ground, then it'd be like Starship Troopers.

Dragonlord... you're wrong in every way. The game has been in development for five (closer to six, now) years. Half-Life, one of the most popular games of all time, was in development for less than 2 - with an unstabilized team.

The graphics are getting old - they're the worst part of it (and they're still beautiful!). Its the immersion, the gameplay, and the modifications that are so phenomenal. I'm a HL2 fanboy and I know everything there is to know about it... so next time, before you make an uninformed and retarded post, read up on it first.

Doom 3 is going to be awesome graphics-wise and sounds-wise (Trent Reznor, of Nine Inch Nails, is doing the music!), but id Software has been lacking in innovation... it will be mediocre. For those of us that can run it.

Minimum bare-bones lowest setting requirements for Doom 3:
2ghz p4, 128mg gfx, 512mg RAM.

Minimum HL2 requirements: <1gb pIII, 32mg? gfx
The HL2 Source engine is far more refined than the Doom 3 engine is, and can adapt to most hardware.

HL2>Doom III

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Ueberwolf Jul 18 2004 says:

Planethalflife.com you mean HL2 = starship troopers of a bit nearer future?

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Makkon Jul 7 2004 says:

Blah blah blah! Buy it and find out for yourslef when it's released.
I heard it's comming the end of this summer (2004) so you can rant and wine then. :rolleyes:

And I don't see how doomIII is so great. just good graphics, that's all.

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Quackzilla Jun 10 2004 says:

I think most of the dev team has OCD.

Don't they have pills for that now?

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L337_Haxs May 26 2004 says:

it is cool but it just doesnt look as cool as it did a couple years ago :S

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Dragonlord May 26 2004 says:

how can you praise a game you don't know yet then too? i'm just convinced it will NOT kick *** (in the graphics dep sure but who cares grahics... that's only for benchmark kiddies). unless the game can proof beeing good i do not praise it... and in contrast... what i've seen so far made me damn suspicous... suspicous this might become a farting joke. a game that is crap but the mods will be good. isn't it pathetic to make a game only for modding because else it sux? ^_^

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Sadly it never ends for Gordon Freeman, he is gaming worlds Jack Bauer, consistently going from one bad day to the next. No sooner have you blown up the head of the Xenian Nihilanth and discussed career prospects with the mysterious G-Man than he tosses you in the mix again. Another train ride another mysterious situation leaving Gordon (and you the gamer) none the wiser, but thats what we like about the Half-life series and all it's canonical universe, Valve will always give you a Palm d'or plot…

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