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0 comments by PathfinderGI on Jun 4th, 2011

From Screaming Cricket:

Vietnam Glory Obscured v2.0 - The Hydra Release

Almost 7 years in the making and the end is near here. VGO v2.0 - The Hydra Release completes the NVA faction as well as adds many more features. Included with the Hydra Release are:

  • Mod Launcher with Auto Updates
  • USA and NVA Factions
  • New Units and Buildings for USA
  • New Monetary System
  • Dynamic Jungle and Open Field Warfare (Fire Propagation, Stealth and Stat Buffs)
  • Combat Tactics and Strategy New to Zero Hour
  • New Construction Mechanic for the NVA Faction
  • New Game Modes including King of the Hill, Bombardment, Meat Grinder as well as Standard
  • New Custom Maps Designed Specifically for VGO's New Game play
  • Custom AI
  • Weather System
  • Bloom
  • Custom Particle Effects
  • New Musical Score
  • Intro Video
  • Custom Voices
  • Fully Compatible with The First Decade
  • Hidden Easter Eggs and More!

Download Hydra v2.0

Some things to keep in mind BEFORE installing the mod:

Remove any PREVIOUS version of VGO before installing Hydra
Zero Hour has the LATEST patch installed
Remove ALL mods that don't use Mod Launchers
Generally a fresh install of Zero Hour will fix most problems

Full Download (421 mb)

More mirrors will come online soon

Additional Programs

To play online with your friends, we recommend Hamachi, a free program that lets you set up a virtual LAN over the internet. Download the Unmanaged Mode version of Hamachi.

The latest version of Microsoft .NET Framework 4 is required for the mod launcher.

Video Tutorials

We have made a series of Video Tutorials to show new players what they can expect with the new game play in VGO. Check them all out here.

Technical Support

Trouble getting the mod to work or having problems running ZH on Win7 or Vista?
No problem, check out our COMMON ISSUES thread to find a solution!

Additional Goodies
More stuff to do while you wait for the download to finish! Nuka5's Developer blog of his journey to Vietnam where he almost died! And in case you missed it last week, VGO's Memorial Day wallpaper titled "Homecoming." Also feel free to swing by IRC or our Forums!

Will in 'Nam

Late in 2009, one of the developers for the project, Will "Nuka5" Taylor, visited Vietnam. He traveled the country taking pictures and video of his adventures, a journey he wont soon forget. Will wrote updates on our internal forums while he was in Vietnam, letting us know what he was doing and what he saw. Now we thought it would be a good time to share his experience as work on the project comes to a close. This is his story...

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Post comment Comments  (0 - 10 of 34)
C&C-Pickled Jun 9 2011, 5:09am says:

Hey man great work with the mod

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Aug 15 2010, 3:10pm says:

*spawns 10 dancer zombies...
teh swimbees eatz yow bwainz

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Gen.Kenobi Jul 28 2010, 6:41pm says:

Dude! What's up?

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PathfinderGI Creator
PathfinderGI Jul 28 2010, 7:49pm replied:

I've stop modding for the time being, after having to reformat my hard drive months ago I lost all the work I had, oh well I can always start over it's not that hard.

ATM I sometime do some small bugfixes for the VGO mod.

So how's its going for you still everywhere on multiple mod team?

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James100 Jul 3 2010, 4:54pm says:

What's your favorite plant :P? and your favorite zombie :P?

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James100 Jul 2 2010, 5:20pm says:

Hahaha Plants vs Zombies RULEZ! XD

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PathfinderGI Creator
PathfinderGI Jul 2 2010, 8:44pm replied:

Haha FTW! XD

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mrskittles Jun 30 2010, 9:16pm says:

hay we might be able to ell some handheld firearms,we have 450 diffrent guns but over 11,000 of the copys,only handheld ones might be for sale.

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ChadaFACE May 20 2010, 2:43pm says:

Thanks for the comment on the Euro fighter,didnt hear from you for a while

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R3ven May 15 2010, 10:40pm says:

Not in a bad way though.

I also reported that mod a bit earlier than SC ;)

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