Back to the Future: Hill Valley is a full conversion mod for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. Back to the Future: Hill Valley will be based on the Back to the Future Trilogy, allowing the player to re-enact all the great moments from the films. While some parts of the story are stretched to make it more enjoyable, we are determined not to stray too far from the original story-line. The people behind this mod want the community to relive the movies and have as much fun in the process as possible. With the outstanding game play of the Sandbox hit, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, in combination with one of the best movies of all time, Back to the Future, this mod is sure to bring countless hours of fun to anybody who enjoyed the movies.

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Apr 13 2007, 8:31am Anchor

I think we should insert the Institute of future technology there, just in the memory of the closure of BttF the ride...

Apr 24 2007, 10:12pm Anchor

It takes centuries for the actual terrain to deform, so little danger of ending in hills. And we'll make sure to add some stuff that will make it impossible to appear in buildings, whether it be a trailer here or something there.

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Apr 25 2007, 9:35pm Anchor

"I think we should insert the Institute of future technology there, just in the memory of the closure of BttF the ride..."

I'm not sure where that would fit in, but that would be pretty cool.

Apr 25 2007, 9:58pm Anchor

it can fit outside of the square. We'll see.

Apr 25 2007, 10:01pm Anchor

Maybe there could be a mention of the IFT on a 2015 radio station, I get the impression the ride is set in the 1990s/present, years after Doc's adventures in the films. I agree it would be cool to show it, but it wouldn't fit, at least not in 1985. I do miss the ride and agree that it deserves a tribute of some kind :(

Edited by: MovieDude1981

Apr 25 2007, 10:12pm Anchor

I heard the ride was going to be shut down, but I didnt know when it was going to happen. Have they already taken it out of service? I was planning a trip to Universal this summer just so I could ride it one more time. I havent been to it since about 12 years ago when I was 7.

Apr 25 2007, 10:22pm Anchor

It was closed down March 30th in Florida, but it's still running in Hollywood until around September I believe, personally it was my favorite ride there, and riding the ride that first time when I was 13 is what made me check out the movies and become a fan :)

Apr 25 2007, 11:19pm Anchor

which is funny cause 30th march is my birthday

Apr 25 2007, 11:24pm Anchor

woulda been more funny if kitt replaced the delorean......i would have blamed you for that then.

Apr 26 2007, 12:13am Anchor

It really sucks to see the Ride getting shut down everywhere. But I've definitely rode it quite a bit over the past 10 or so years. I actually just got to go on it in US Hollywood this past summer and it was starting to show its age. I was hoping they would revise the ride and make cars a bit smoother rather than just shutting down the ride completely, but I knew that was a longshot. Heres hoping I can make it down to LA for one last ride before September!

Apr 26 2007, 12:22am Anchor

LA? i thought it was shut down everywhere on the 30th :confused:

Apr 26 2007, 12:28am Anchor

it shut down in orlando on the 30th. Hollywood shuts down September. Japan hasn't announced yet.

Apr 30 2007, 3:13pm Anchor

Looking good there. Keep up the good work on mapping the unknown regions of hill valley.

May 3 2007, 2:22am Anchor

The ITF could be placed in the city outskirts in 2015.

May 3 2007, 4:50am Anchor

BACKINTIME wrote:hey Nightshade, first off you do some really nice work. I'm looking forward to see the towns in game. question-how did you determine dimensions in the mapping program you are using.

Its an old, and commonly used method. You make a flat plane. Take blueprints of the building, (if your lucky enough to have them.) and make a texture out of it. Place the Texture onto the flat plane, and you now have an ingame picture that you can model from. Just build blocks ontop of the texture to match the walls from the blueprints. repeat for 2nd and 3rd story.

For something as large as a town, i did the same thing, i modeled it from an existing small town.

Edited by: Mr.Nightshade

May 4 2007, 1:48am Anchor

Is it possible to insert some buildings to 1987, for them not to appear in 1986? If yes, tell me how, Pleaaaaase? :rolleyes:

May 4 2007, 1:51am Anchor

1986 and 1987 will cease to exist in 0.2c....., unless you time travel to dec 31, 1985, but then you'lll need to wait a year for 1987 to come

May 4 2007, 2:03am Anchor

Excuse me? :confused:

May 4 2007, 2:06am Anchor

You will only be able to time travel between 1985 and 1990 in the next release.

May 4 2007, 3:06am Anchor

You mean between means 1986, 1987 and so on? You mean we can see christmas? :)

May 4 2007, 3:11am Anchor

depends on what you mean by see.

May 4 2007, 3:18am Anchor

I See :) Christmas tree?

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