Prepare yourself for an engaging first person shooter experience unlike any other.

Eternal Silence is a Cinematic Multiplayer Space Mod built on the Source Engine. It has been in development since 2003.

A massive deep space artifact from long-gone Earth was found and spawned a renaissance on the human colonies of the United Terran Forces. A gigantic assault from the UTF on the now independent colonies spawned the Neo Galactic Militia and started a deep space war the likes of which the world has never seen. Your role in Eternal Silence will be within vital strategic battles between massive capital warships. You will need your wits, your precision, your strength, your endurance, and above all your courage to take on the fierce challenges which await you.

Eternal Silence features the following:

  • Cinematic Battles between Capital Ships on battlefields as large as 32768 cubic kilometers
  • Choose between ataining victory on foot by capturing the enemy's subsystems, or be a pilot and bomb vital systems from space.
  • Fast and Furious dogfights between Fighters and other Tactical Craft in deep space. Escort you gunships to deliver a squad of marines to the enemy hangar.
  • A True Space Experience. Cut your ship's engines and drift in the frictionless void of space.
  • Action-Packed ground battles. Seize decks of your enemy’s ship, controlling or disabling their shields, weapons... Fight off the enemy and work as a team, fulfilling the role of one of many classes with an array of unique weapons at your disposal.
  • Achieve Victory by destroying the enemy capital ship inside and out.
  • A Complete Story behind the Eternal Silence universe, released chapter by chapter as a novella is available online

Will you uphold the Valor, Pride, and Regulations of the United Terran Forces, or stake your own claim in the universe alongside the brothers of the Neo Galactic Militia. The decision is yours, what will be the outcome?

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Our team is working day and night to improve the game experience and bring out some new and amazing content.

Unfortunately the amount of players, playing our mod has been dropping. Before we bring out our new content we want to make sure, that we are pointing (rather coding) into the right direction with our ideas.

So please help us to bring out some amazing content and take part in this little survey (might take 5 minutes, but it also depends on how much you want to tell us)

Thanks a lot for your help and support!


New Co-Op Game Planned!

New Co-Op Game Planned!

4 years ago News 7 comments

The team spills the beans on the plans we have for the future, including an all new game to be built on the Orange Box engine!

Update 3.6 Released!

Update 3.6 Released!

4 years ago News 14 comments

Ignition-Point Entertainment has released Eternal Silence 3.6. Read about it here and then get ES on Steam!

Eternal Silence has been released on Desura

Eternal Silence has been released on Desura

4 years ago News 2 comments

Fight a massive deep space war in this innovative hybrid of FPS and space combat.

New Co-Project Leads

New Co-Project Leads

4 years ago News 3 comments

Eternal Silence Community, Ignition-Point Entertainment has two new Co-Project Leads following NoX' resignation from the position, Spindoctor and Kage...

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Eternal Silence Main Theme

Eternal Silence Main Theme

6 years ago Music 2 comments

The Eternal Silence main theme created by Marc Moehrlin.

IGF Teaser Trailer

8 years ago Movies 0 comments

A small teaser trailer that will be used both to promote Beta2 and also used during IGF at GDC this year.

Gamers United Radio Show with #ESMOD (GameSurge) Release Interview with KungFuDi

9 years ago Other 1 comment

Friday Night; Gamers United Radio Show is on #eSportsTV (GameSurge) and I do a radio show with either Game Devs or Mod Teams. This show we had Yoshiro...

Eternal-Silence Trailer

9 years ago Movies 0 comments

This is our first actual game trailer released for Eternal-Silence. Release date within.

Eternal-Silence Space Test Video

9 years ago Movies 0 comments

A small test video made of flying a UTF Interceptor through a few asteroids! A small hint at things to come.

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TE5LA May 24 2011 says:

Would like to report that I have added a dedicated server for ES, hoping this mod will get the attention it deserves. I've also put in a request to GameTracker to have its own listing.

Try the server when you can. The name is:

Infernal Silence Official

P.S. I personally feel the Interceptor should be faster than the fighter, just not as agile.

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Spindoc Jun 18 2011 replied:

That's great to hear Te5la! The more the better. And thanks for your kind review :)
We're starting on a weekly game-day on Saturdays (read more here:, so we'll probably drop by your server and say hi later today.

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Vcc2cc May 14 2011 says:

It's interesting to see how the community picked it up and continued. Wish some other mods would have been released like that.

Not my game but it is interesting to see people creating new versions of this.

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cinco May 8 2011 buried:


eternal failure

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haloreachpro May 2 2011 says:

crashes when i make sound cache...

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Spindoc May 6 2011 replied:

Would you mind considering to post it on the forums? We're very keen to get bugs fixed asap!

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Shadowbyte Apr 29 2011 says:

meh its good but reminds me of halo too much and even though i like halo im growing sick of the looks of halo from playing it too much

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crazedawg Apr 29 2011 says:

i tried it, seemed decent, umm, my steam name is crazedawg, if u catch me online i might play

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AmaroqDricaldari Apr 25 2011 says:

People don't seem to be playing this on the Steam Version, or at all really.

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Sghirαtë Apr 25 2011 replied:

Depends on when you look . . . from about 19:00 GMT on you can find a server with half a dozen players.

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Spindoc Apr 23 2011 says:

A new release is coming up monday! Stay tuned for more. We're upping the effort a lot in the E-S universe, so trust me when I say it's worth the time :)

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A true master peice! It doesn't make any sense that the servers aint full. People must not be so aware of this mastermind creation!

Apr 10 2011 by Podness

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