Your eyes slowly adjust to the gloom but immediately start to sting. Dust and plaster has fallen down from the ceiling, and you taste it in your dry mouth. Slowly the ceiling lights flicker on as the emergency generator starts up, and people begin to pick themselves up... ...Its August 9th. You've just survived the biggest killer of man in history. In 30 minutes, 3.6 billion people have died across the globe. Unknown to you, the population of the UK has quartered, and will continue to drop. You think briefly of your family before being dragged onto your feet by your platoon sergeant... "Come on son, there's work to be done!" Comes the gruff voice from the dark... but not yet... for now we wait... in the dark...

"Alright lads, Just to ease your mind a bit, recce guys are still working hard, got some shots from the front. First one is of Dockway Road, There used to be a thriving shopping high-street type place up there, now its completely defunct of anyone not bearing arms against us! Zero wants no3 platoon

Posted by Hendrix on Jun 24th, 2007

"Alright lads, Just to ease your mind a bit, recce guys are still working hard, got some shots from the front. First one is of Dockway Road, There used to be a thriving shopping high-street type place up there, now its completely defunct of anyone not bearing arms against us! Zero wants no3 platoon to move up and secure Ganymede council estate (see Fig2), it still has a relatively large civilian population, who as far as we know, are loyalist workers. Reports from some of our moles say that those union posters we found the other week were made and distributed from a printers, ehrm, London Printworks if I'm not mistaken. I want three guys to set up an OP overlooking it, you can do it from the opposite side of the canal.

A final note, The bastards took out a patrol from the Royal corps of transport, they we're carrying about 2,000 rounds of CS, so when your out there, make sure you have your respirator and spare cannisters to hand"

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[Fig 1] Dockway Road and [Fig 2] Ganymede estate (mapped by Hendrix)

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[Fig 3] London Printworks

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HaloStrike
HaloStrike Jun 24 2007 says:

Great! Like nothing I have seen in other HL2 mods!

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Jambozal
Jambozal Jun 24 2007 says:

Woolies! They might do you for that, you know ;)

Looks great!

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Bdnzor
Bdnzor Jun 24 2007 says:

Looking good Hendrix, Keep it up. :)

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drunkill
drunkill Jun 24 2007 says:

Nice newspost, tells a story of the game and explains the images.

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BuZZeR
BuZZeR Jun 25 2007 says:

The streets looks little bit empty. More details, guys!

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Hendrix Author
Hendrix Jun 25 2007 says:

thanks Aleks, and not to worry, its all sorted ;p

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Crispy
Crispy Jun 25 2007 says:

You need to gamma-correct your screens next time.

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zombieOnion
zombieOnion Jun 25 2007 says:

good job Anthony
get those models working!

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John.Recoil
John.Recoil Jun 25 2007 says:

You can't have the woolworths banner without copyright breaching.

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Hendrix Author
Hendrix Jun 25 2007 says:

obliged for your advice guys, but let us deal with the legal side.

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HaloStrike
HaloStrike Jun 25 2007 says:

Thanks for the comments guys! (including me =D)

drunkill, I am glad that you like 1985's style of newsposting. :)

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CyberMan
CyberMan Jun 25 2007 says:

I wanna press the pictures

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