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Welcome back Mr. Freeman, Black mesa is now available on Early Access, Black Mesa is what we had all hoped half life source would have been, a total re invisoning of the Classic brought up to date with higher definition models, textures and more.

Crowbar collective state. “Making a game with the scope and scale of Black Mesa is a massive undertaking. Back in 2012 we made the decision to release what we had completed up to that point, and were blown away by the community’s response, feedback, and improvements to our work. We want to keep that relationship alive and well by using Early Access as a tool for allowing our community to participate in the final phase of Black Mesa’s development.

In addition, our ambitions go beyond the original Xen chapters found in Half-Life. We have a standard of quality that we have to achieve. Early Access allows us to commit resources to bring you the remaining chapters with the quality that you expect.”

"We currently have the first ~85% of our single player campaign completed. For the last 15% we want to not only recreate it, but improve upon it to make it an enjoyable and memorable experience. We feel it will take us considerable time to get the last 15% up to our standards, and putting a time estimate on it would be a total guess.”

This EA release sees you playing over 10 hours of single player campaign. Multiplayer deathmatch and team deathmatch with 6 completely re-imagined Half-Life 1 maps on the Source Engine.

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Happy Birthday Half-life!

Happy Birthday Half-life!

1 year ago News 79 comments Report

Last year, Black Mesa was one of the first Steam games to be Greenlit by you, our amazing fans. We've had quite a year since then, with a lot happening...

Black Mesa v1.0 released

Black Mesa v1.0 released

3 years ago News 269 comments Report

Prepare for an experience that you will find Nostalgic, exciting and fresh.

Get Black Mesa on Steam!

Get Black Mesa on Steam!

3 years ago News 44 comments Report

Fellow Scientists, We have gotten a lot of remarks, questions and demands that we get Black Mesa on Steam. In the past, the answer has always been the...

Community Update!

Community Update!

3 years ago News 82 comments Report

We're freaking out over here! It is so exciting to share this news with you!

Run. Think. Shoot. Live. Source. Black Mesa is the Half-Life 2 total conversion of the original Half-Life game. Utilizing the Source engine and its endless array of possibilities and powers, Black Mesa will throw you into the world that started the Half-Life...
BMS Monitor Windows Error

BMS Monitor Windows Error

1 month ago Textures 7 comments

Just a small realistic thing for Black Mesa. Archive contains two error textures for monitors. Extract in your game directory and enjoy!

BMS | Reworked Chapter Icons

BMS | Reworked Chapter Icons

1 month ago GUIs 2 comments

Black Mesa: Source chapter icons replacement. Just extract the archive in your game directory and enjoy! :)

BMS | Insurgency HMMWV

BMS | Insurgency HMMWV

2 months ago Vehicle Model 5 comments

Insurgency HMMWV for Black Mesa: Source. Archive contains desert and camo HMMWV variant.

BMS | No Tripmine & Triplaser beam

BMS | No Tripmine & Triplaser beam

2 months ago Effects GFX 10 comments

Removed blue tripmine laserbeams and red turret triplaser beam. This addon will make the game more realistic and hard.

BMS | No turret laserbeams

BMS | No turret laserbeams

2 months ago Effects GFX 0 comments

Removed ground & ceiling turret red laserbeams. This addon will make the game more realistic and hard.

BM Particle Effect Improvement pack

BM Particle Effect Improvement pack

3 months ago Effects GFX 2 comments

Released a preliminary collection containing many updates to most weapons, along with other across-the-mod effects! See the thread in the description...

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xWhiteKnife Aug 15 2015 says:

I thought this was supposed to be free on Steam?
Oh well...

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ntblood Aug 31 2015 replied:

It is still free to download here if you click on the downloads tab above, under the top Black Mesa banner.

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Pancake_Ninja123 Aug 3 2015 says:

This looks pretty cool.

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Khorps Aug 15 2015 replied:

Cool? This is amazing!

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COSMINYAC Jul 31 2015 says:

When I get in the game Black Mesa cleint.dll occur only error I installed the SDK Source 2007 Source SDK 2006 have and what I wanted to ask!

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熊猫 Jul 23 2015 says:

very good

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radiation_hazard Jul 18 2015 says:

I see many improvements in the game, but also a few kinks:

-The scientist's ties act like they were drawn by a magic pencil and are trying to fly away.
-Crowbar is way to fast, and goes all over the place.
-Zombie attacks are abnormally quick, doesn't work well.
-MP5 world model is kinda low-res, contrasting the other world models.
-Kliner's face needs to be smoothed.
-Tau cannon's hose-thing get kind of jittery (not a big deal though)

It's a work in progress I know but I just want the bugs to be recognized.

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xsantosis Jul 19 2015 replied:

Developers of BMS never check this comment section, you should go to their community forums.

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radiation_hazard Jul 20 2015 replied:

I'm not quite sure how to post on there, unfortunately.

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radiation_hazard Jul 18 2015 replied:

Also the glock's world sound doesn't match the players sound and gluons lever animation isn't there.

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