Curse Episodes is a Half-Life 2 single player total conversion : a mix of physics based combat,
puzzles and exploration.
In the first episode you can explore an egyptian necropolis and kill mummies,
monsters with a morning star.

Episode I : Hell Awaits reviews,impressions :
 
Hands-on preview of Curse at PlanetHalfLife
Curse episodes I. impressions at Rock,Paper,Shotgun
Curse episode I. in the Resolution magazine
 

The mod is no longer in development, however
I'm working on it to turn it into a stand-alone game with proper combat + all new content

you can follow the development here:
www.indiedb.com/games/curse


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Curse episode 2 : 12 Eyes Curse Moty special 2009 12 eyes : first screenshot
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37 comments by cmod_dev on Feb 20th, 2011


And now, something completely different: Curse episodes the indie Game! There will be a proper announcement of this (with new media etc...) but that will be later. Till that here's what will be different in the indie game compared to the mod:

- The first episode will be longer
- There will be a (properly implemented) melee combat system (this is alone will make it a completely different experience)
- New monsters...  except the wormdemon

No more updates here (unless Valve releases the OS X modding tools for Half-Life 2, so I can make the Curse mod Mac compatible). Expect a new Curse episodes IndieDB profile soon...

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Curse Episodes v101

Curse Episodes v101

Jun 11, 2009 Full Version 44 comments

Curse episodes is an egyptian themed action/ horror/ puzzle/ exploration FPS where you can kill mummies, evil wizards with a huge spiky club and break...

Doomsday is coming!

Doomsday is coming!

Mar 23, 2009 Movies 6 comments

Doomsday is coming in a screwed up 848x480 Xvid file.

Curse episodes teaser 2

Curse episodes teaser 2

Dec 30, 2008 Trailers 0 comments

Curse episodes teaser 2 in tasty 720p (Xvid) Featuring some melee action and raspy,overamplified audio. Yay!

Meet the Wormdemon!

Meet the Wormdemon!

Dec 1, 2008 Trailers 0 comments

Meet the Wormdemon! 1280x720 (Xvid) Featuring the nightmare mode,and the Wormdemon.

Curse :  key-door gameplay video

Curse : key-door gameplay video

Oct 30, 2008 Movies 0 comments

The key-door gameplay elements of Curse. 800x450 Xvid

Curse teaser

Curse teaser

Sep 14, 2008 Trailers 0 comments

Curse teaser - 1280x720 Xvid (35 MB) Featuring one second of gameplay!

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skittlesareyum47
skittlesareyum47 Mar 27 2010, 6:35pm says:

is this dead? hasnt been an update in months

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Cremat0r
Cremat0r Feb 2 2010, 8:20am says:

I played Curse ep1 and it totally blew my mind.
Hope you guys will introduce 1 or 2 new spells and a lot of challenges in ep2.

10/10 (no, really)

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|ېĸ³|Scouter
|ېĸ³|Scouter Feb 2 2010, 4:05am says:

wow awsome game! but too quick i did every level and nightmare parts and did bounes level but still beat in 45 or 1 hr hope ep2 is longer more puzzling and hard but this is still my fav mod

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Spenzerr
Spenzerr Jan 21 2010, 3:02am says:

just played the first level its just old school fun and i find the fighting pretty fun but it could be more elaborate i find myself just doing a spinning wheel of death till everyone is dead :P

its very pretty and i hope to see more soon!

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FAtalonModdb
FAtalonModdb Feb 1 2010, 11:53am replied:

Lul.

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EdOscuro
EdOscuro Jan 18 2010, 3:24pm says:

Did I break the mod or is there only one ending? I got past the final boss (with the puzzle) and appeared in a totally-sealed up path to the final ramp, but just got turning heads and snakey again. Boo.

The description of the mod is pretty great, though (as everybody else has noted) the combat sucks. So what's left is kind of my least favorite style of game, the "hunt keys to open doors." But there is plenty of great map work.

Also, in the corner up the stairs from where the invincible fast zombie appears, I was able to boost myself up out of the map by standing on stuff and hitting it with the throw.

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cmod_dev
cmod_dev Jan 19 2010, 11:40am replied:

There's only one ending.

And yes, the combat is underdeveloped:(

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Victorious
Victorious Jan 7 2010, 12:03pm says:

I just finished playing the mod.
First of all, very cool, great work on the total conversion.
*SPOILERS* However, it was very confusing, like one big labyrinth(i'm guessing that's what you were going for with the layout of the levels), and i felt like i missed a whole lot when i got to the end.
Also the first time, i bumped into the worm demon, and when i loaded the last save and took a different route i ended up in a new map, which ended with a snake coiling down out of the wall, followed by the credits..
Are there multiple endings, or did i just mess up real good?
Secondly, the combat felt way too easy, i liked the choice between throwing objects or using the mace, only the mace made every battle turn out like this: select mace, run forward while swinging the mace, continue.
This mod has a lot of potential, but i really think you need to make the combat a lot harder, and guide the player a bit more in the next episode, so that he won't feel as if he's only played 60% of it when the credits start to roll ;)

Good luck with the next episode and keep up the good work!

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datguykirt
datguykirt Jan 6 2010, 8:09pm says:

Who did the voice-over for the Dooms Day trailer?...Adam West?

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cmod_dev
cmod_dev Jan 10 2010, 3:53am replied:

The audio is from an old trailer I found on archive.org.

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