Cthulhu is a single-player modification for Half-Life.
It contains 65 maps, 21 new monsters and 14 new weapons.

Aeons ago, Earth was ruled by The Great Old Ones, beings so alien and terrible that merely seeing them would drive most people mad. Before man's ancestors climbed down from the trees, these being were defeated in a war with The Elder Gods.
But their alien nature meant that they could not be slain in any way that we would understand, so they were imprisoned.
And so they wait, patient and potent until the stars are right and they shall walk forth once again and wipe mankind from the face of the Earth.
You play Ranulf Stafford, an occult investigator in Arkham in the year 1928. Drawn into a nightmare chain of events, you find yourself the only thing standing between mankind and the return of Cthulhu, one of the most dreadful of The Great Old Ones.

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CTHULHU - AN UNSPEAKABLE REMOD for Half-Life

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen! ZikShadow here again to present to you a simply made HD pack for the classic mod Cthulhu!

I think i played the mod back around 2010-ish, sort of about a year before i decided to make stuff up to make it look better.

The mod overall is okay, i liked the fact that it tried to grab some of the Lovecraft's cosmic horror over despite the many problems that sort-of buggers around the mod.

It is unfortunate that the level design is overall pretty terrible even by HL's nineties standards, the models are mixed up, the coding screwed (had to even remove the shotgun's muzzleflash because of that), and many of the gameplay decisions is just baffling to me.

But hey! I can see a lot of love and imagination put to this mod, even if the lack of skills really stand out during gameplay.

Reminds me of the days i started making levels for Cry of Fear. I guess that's one of the few reasons i start finishing this remod again the other day.

But yeah, almost 5 years since this began, and now the making of has ceased.


I hope you all can enjoy the mod.


Do not summon up that which you cannot put down.


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Cthulhu v1.0 ZIP

Cthulhu v1.0 ZIP

Full Version 4 comments

This is the ZIP file for Cthulhu: An Unspeakable Mod for Half-Life v1.0. Due to the installer not being compatible anymore with Win8 and above, I repacked...

Cthulhu - An Unspeakable Remod 1.1

Cthulhu - An Unspeakable Remod 1.1

Models Pack 6 comments

I apologize for the fact that i'm still sort of doing things with "Remod" in the name, but i just can't avoid the pun. Anyway, here it is fellow Cthulhu...

Cthulhu v1.0 Installer

Full Version 8 comments

This is the installer for Cthulhu: An Unspeakable Mod for Half-Life v1.0

Cthulhu v1.1 Patch

Patch 4 comments

This is the v1.1 Patch for Cthulhu: An Unspeakable Mod for Half-Life

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Omega_Maximus
Omega_Maximus

just a quick thing, i know there doesn't seem to be many responses around but i wanted to ask anyway, my game keeps crashing in chpt22b, i had to cheat to the next map but i still haven't figured out why it even crashes to begin with.

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Omega_Maximus
Omega_Maximus

and now when i do the change map to chpt23b i appear dead floating outside of the map, even with godmode on. What's happening?

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Nightmarekiller
Nightmarekiller

If you are interested in cheats, here:

give weapon_revolver
give weapon_shotgun
give weapon_rifle
give weapon_tommygun
give weapon_knife
give weapon_swordcane
give weapon_dynamite
give weapon_molotov
give weapon_eldersign
give weapon_lightninggun
give weapon_serpentstaff
give weapon_powderofibn
give weapon_shrivelling
give weapon_drainlife
give weapon_dread_name

Warning: I strongly suggest DO NOT use the magic books cheat code, you will not be able to progress in the game.

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Dimebag_Darrell
Dimebag_Darrell

noclip ftw!

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Nightmarekiller
Nightmarekiller

A truly beautiful and unique mod from beginning to the end

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Half-Rats
Half-Rats

We're you at last night's ritual?

I MADE THE SACRIFICE MYSELF!

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ethics
ethics

Be vigilant!

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Guest
Guest

Is the second mod still being made, or has this guy gone made from the revelation and left this mortal coil for the cold, apathetic beyond?

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BDX777
BDX777

You should make a Cthulhu mod for Half Life 2 :D

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Cryptdidical
Cryptdidical

He is, it's called Cthulhu 2: The Yellow Sign.

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Highest Rated (5 agree) 10/10

An incredible mod from start to finish.

Among my favorite half-life mods of all time. :)

Jun 7 2011 by flippedoutkyrii

Lowest Rated (2 agree) 5/10

I'll admit this can be a chore at sometimes, but in my opinion, this is decent enough to play. It has its boring parts: a maze, fighting on low health and dying all the time (those medkits really should give you more health), timed sequences that are hard to do, or waiting for the flashlight to reload... Lets start from the beginning: The story. If you know anything about horror, you’ll know H. P. Lovecraft. If not, look it up. You can get his whole works for free off the internet. Even though…

Sep 30 2011 by TheUnbeholden

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