Dead before Dawn 2 DC loading poster

New Dawn is here

This is Hank Kowalski, head of security of the Crossroads Mall. As head of security I have a responsability for our customers and, of course for Jason and Billy. So I'm glad to informing you guys about the new and final update of my favourite Left 4 Dead 2 Campaign "Dead before Dawn 2".

YES, you can mount your Chainsaw against the infected freaks once again, and bully crazy shopkeepers. We optimized all scripts, and we did some cosmetic changes and handled little issues. This version is the "bloody" final one. After Left 4 Dead 1 was released, Dead before Dawn started in February 2008 as one-man-project. Stephan Botha: the former owner of L4Dmods.com promoted our campaign alot, so we are glad that finally Dead before Dawn returned on its roots. Without L4Dmods DbD wouldn't be so great like it is.

We would like to thank all community contributors who helped us out the last four years and we are proud to be involved in such a great Left 4 Dead Community which supported us so much.

The night is the darkest before the dawn and I promise you.. the dawn is coming. Come to the Crossroads Mall if you wanna live. This is Hank Kowalski, head of security.
Over and out."

DOWNLOAD
L4Dmaps.com

No Zombies, no guns, no Zoey.. only Portals

We would like to announce our new project for Valves Portal 2: "CosmiscD's The Core". We stick as team once again together and creating a brandnew mod. Our favourite musican "CosmicD" (the Hans Zimmer of all custom Games) created this one. "The Core" is a custom campaign for Portal 2 and has custom puzzles centered around the manipulation of a constant inanimate companion testing element (cube and sphere).


Right now you are able to play Version 1.1. But the whole Mod gets a new look.

Please visit our Moddb page for future information:

The final stop to the Crossroads Mall starts here!

The final stop to the Crossroads Mall starts here!

News 8 comments

The Dead Before Dawn team would like to conclude the ongoing DBD saga with this last update for the campaign for Left 4 Dead 2.

Dead before Dawn - Director's Cut - Update

Dead before Dawn - Director's Cut - Update

News 9 comments

We spent some time a few weeks ago to make a Teaser that gives you a feeling about the upcoming "Dead Before Dawn Director's Cut. One thing is for sure...

Dead before Dawn Reviews

Dead before Dawn Reviews

News 5 comments

It's been an interesting week for us. We would like take a little break and show you some great news. Checking YouTube we found a bunch of cool "Dead...

The music of Dead Before Dawn (Too)

The music of Dead Before Dawn (Too)

News 4 comments

On the other side of our release weekend, we would like to say thanks to all of you who downloaded and played our campaign. In total, it's already downloaded...

RSS feed Downloads
Dead Before Dawn (vpk v.8) L4D1

Dead Before Dawn (vpk v.8) L4D1

Full Version 12 comments

The Dead Before Dawn sound fix resolves some issues people have been having with sounds from the sacrifice DLC. Note: although it is a "hotfix", it is...

Post comment Comments  (50 - 60 of 606)
FOSFORUS
FOSFORUS

Make another, but this time you have to get to the winchester from shaun of the dead. That would be cool.

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
darth_brush Creator
darth_brush

well, we will do an update. we are just waiting for a "trouble report".

Reply Good karma+1 vote
thatguyphilip
thatguyphilip

oh ok.

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
thatguyphilip
thatguyphilip

so, is that the final ver. of dead before dawn for left 4 dead 2?

Reply Good karma Bad karma0 votes
CosmicD Creator
CosmicD

it takes time for us to scavenge for all the various reports that are important enough for an update of the vpk so we're going to take our time for that

Reply Good karma+1 vote
DaftMink
DaftMink

Made it to the closing of the 2nd door, and button to close the door didn't work.
The first door closed fine, really ticking me off i can't play the rest of the mod!.
Also I've noticed very small purple and black checkerboard squares in some parts of the maps. =(

Reply Good karma Bad karma0 votes
deadrawkstar
deadrawkstar

Check out my Video Review for this mod!

Youtube.com

Thanks!

Deadrawkstar@modinformer.org

Reply Good karma Bad karma0 votes
Camorak
Camorak

Does left 4 dead 2 require any internet access at all after the initial installation?

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
Uberkillius
Uberkillius

So, me and mah buddies just did the 2nd gate shutting event amd now we have to "locate server and restart it", but there does not seem to be any possible way to do this. What are you supposed to do at this point. (I suspect it may be a glitch but I have NO CLUE)

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
darth_brush Creator
darth_brush

there is a server room near the stairs. there should be a white sign on the room. there are 2 buttons try each of them. then you have to go to the bank (the door will blow off)

Reply Good karma+2 votes
Uberkillius
Uberkillius

So either we are experiencing a glitch or we arent supposed to use e, melee, or bullets to push the buttons. Thanks.

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
darth_brush Creator
darth_brush

hmmm!

so first you have to call andy. then push the button near the gates. you dont have to hold the button like on the door before. the doors will close, then you have to push the button again (i know its pointless, we will change it this week). then protect the doors. if you did it, the server room near the stairs will open. there are 2 buttons, it doesnt matter what server button you push. cj is an huge *******, he will foul you a bit.

then go to the bank and find your way.

OH! btw. if you want to have a simple life at the gates, plz get 2 molys and 2 pipes. if you use them afer each other is used you shouldnt have propblems there.

also close before you go up is a gunshop which you cant open. the key is inside the fashion girl store under the desk or in the cafe under the desk. there is a lot of stuff which could be usefull. but dont tell this anyone. PROMISE! lol

Reply Good karma+1 vote
Uberkillius
Uberkillius

we did the gate that part was dandy (bile bombs for the win) I think we are having a >>>glitch<<< INSIDE the server room we can't push the buttons... we heard whats his face and he said something about a certain color button and we cant press anything in the server room.

Reply Good karma Bad karma+1 vote
darth_brush Creator
darth_brush

first push one button. cj will decide if you did it right. if he starts to complain, push the other one.

Reply Good karma+1 vote
Post a comment

You are not logged in, your comment will be anonymous unless you join the community. Or sign in with your social account:

Icon
Left 4 Dead 2
Developer
Contact
Send Message
Homepage
L4dmods.com
Release date
Mod watch
Start tracking
Share
Community Rating

Average

9.2

170 votes submitted.

You Say

-

Ratings closed.

Highest Rated (3 agree) 10/10

You ask me, why was rating Dead Before Dawn with 10/10? Well, just play it and you will agree with my rating! Dead Before Dawn is one of the biggest projects a Source-game has ever seen. Over a half of a decade in development and finally released. I played the L4D1 and L4D2 version and it's a giant step between both titles. Epic scripts, epic events, epic maps and a fully epic style! The music rocks and the atmosphere of the Zack Snyder-Movie is perfect caught in this mall! But never mind. Don't…

Nov 20 2010 by Kaibear

Lowest Rated (2 agree) 3/10

Awful

Oct 10 2010 by Centaur1um

Embed Buttons
Link to Dead Before Dawn by selecting a button and using the embed code provided more...
Dead Before Dawn
Statistics
Last Update
Watchers
1,156 members
Downloads
1
Articles
32
Reviews
22