Multiplayer / cooperative FPS set in Wild West times. Take part in frenzy team versus shootouts or play cooperative games against AI managed enemies. Most of the classic black powder guns are available, in single or dual wield setup.

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Good, better, best. Best in the West of course. Yeeeeehaaaaaa!!!!

Posted by R_Yell on Jul 28th, 2010

Our new release means almost a fresh start in many aspects. While the core gameplay is pretty much the same, we tried to eliminate many annoyances and imbalances. Large parts of code has been completely rewritten and latest SDK code available was integrated. The list of improvements is large, here follows some highlights:

  • Linux dedicated servers are possible, top admin tools like Sourcemod and HLStatsX fully support our modification now.
  • Global statistics, notoriety based ranking. All server are able to participate in, just use HLStatsX:CE and uncomment a line in server.cfg.
  • New steamboat map: fof_robertlee. A complete new location for close combat action, refreshing map which gave us lot of fun during playtests.
  • Player movement has been reworked completely, no more stamina, sprint or reduced speed when strafing. It uses a custom movement system, transparent to player, which controls strafing/jumping and decreases overall player speed.
  • Networking and prediction derived issues as laggy movement, unusual amount of ghost hits or weapon glitches/exploits (scopes, reload, etc) has been fixed. FoF plays and feels like an official game now.
  • Few Dollars More game type, this is a reincarnation of the old mode with some substantial changes. More money chests, still quite frenzy and unpredictable.Old maps like El Paso or Presidio shine again with this mode.


* More mirrors, release notes, etc.

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Spooboy
Spooboy Jul 28 2010, 11:53pm says:

Sweet stuff though, be seeing you guys ingame!

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SpaceRanger
SpaceRanger Jul 29 2010, 12:27am says:

get yourself on podcast17

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angelcs
angelcs Jul 29 2010, 12:30am says:

Nice Video I was hoping for a litle more in-game tho^^

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Color-Copycat
Color-Copycat Jul 29 2010, 1:22am says:

Excellent. I hope this release brings more players to FoF.

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SinKing
SinKing Jul 29 2010, 1:38am says:

I have to find time to play. Dammit, the list of mods I love is getting longer all the time - when am I supposed toplay them all ;)?

Great work, this is one of the great mods where you can win through skills and just have lots of chaotical fun.

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|Tyler|
|Tyler| Jul 29 2010, 1:44am says:
Quote:[...]no more stamina, sprint or reduced speed when strafing. It uses a custom movement system, transparent to player, which controls strafing/jumping and decreases overall player speed.

Yeah, great. All the reasons for loving FOF are kicked out of the new version. Of course, i´ll play it, but...this totally sucks, guys!

Now it´s just Western-CS:S. -.-*

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Eron12r
Eron12r Jul 29 2010, 10:36am replied:

Get out.

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lemonpieman
lemonpieman Aug 25 2010, 7:12am replied:

go s a d tyler

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AnarchyDom
AnarchyDom Jul 29 2010, 2:48am says:

Can't wait to play this again, back in its heyday it was so much fun.

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SolidFake
SolidFake Jul 29 2010, 7:38am says:

hehe, nice Once Upon a Time in the West scene

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Newbez
Newbez Jul 29 2010, 8:04am says:

how bout some gameplay yeh?

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ThePeanutBaron
ThePeanutBaron Jul 29 2010, 8:09am says:

great news and nice one on getting top admin tools to work they always come in handy when runnning a server.

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popcornjake
popcornjake Jul 29 2010, 8:45am says:

I just spent the past hour playing this mod for the first time. I would be lying if I was to say that I did not thoroughly enjoy it.

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ausbushman
ausbushman Jul 29 2010, 9:35am says:

Nice video, excellent work well done!

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Murdouken
Murdouken Jul 29 2010, 10:54am says:

It's a brilliant mod, but the community is making it pretty unplayable for me. Don't get me wrong there are some nice enough guys but this one gentlemen called "Fonzie" was making my playing experience a living hell.

Just warning you guys.

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KortalMombat
KortalMombat Jul 29 2010, 2:24pm replied:

What was i doing hahaha

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KortalMombat
KortalMombat Jul 29 2010, 2:40pm replied:

OH i remember now, your that guy going around TKing everyone and i kicked you from my server because you started cussing at everyone and me.

Grow up my friend and stop trying to spread crap about other players

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CubanGringo
CubanGringo Jul 29 2010, 4:11pm replied:

I seriously didn't press F5 Fonzie! D:

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lillbrorsan
lillbrorsan Jul 29 2010, 2:10pm says:

Do not play the dollar gamemode with Dj Shadow something, kept TKing me so he could get points for the money i carried.

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yester
yester Jul 29 2010, 3:57pm replied:

killing a carrier on your own team is stupid, tk penalties & kick vote are more than what he can get from the gold :x

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MaTudre
MaTudre Jul 29 2010, 2:30pm says:

As long as the lerp is 100ms by default there will be some "unusual amount of ghost hits" when ppl get shot though they thought that they were safely behind a corner.

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cahemdue
cahemdue Jul 29 2010, 3:36pm says:

nice flash movie

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MARiN3
MARiN3 Jul 29 2010, 8:03pm says:

that mod is great :-)

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jerry111
jerry111 Jul 29 2010, 10:38pm says:

wooh finally. downloading.

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tetrodoxin
tetrodoxin Jul 30 2010, 11:58am says:

Congrats to your 3.0 release. Downloading now ;)

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JuQu
JuQu Jul 30 2010, 2:52pm says:

Ok. Played 2 days now and have to say that this is a lot of better than 2.6
GJ devs!

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wazanator
wazanator Aug 1 2010, 4:08pm says:

Great mod me and my friends are having a blast playing co op and DM :D

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lillbrorsan
lillbrorsan Aug 1 2010, 6:34pm says:

I've tried to register at your forum but the captcha sucks ***.

First of all, you really need to add some kind of Assist system like TF2 or FAS uses.

Secondly, the custom gamemode of Push must be fixed, you can take a point even if you are on the building (trigger too big) and you can still cap the point even if someone in the other team is at the point.

Oh and don't bring the sprint and stamina back, much more fun like this tbh.

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TheMOPs
TheMOPs Aug 3 2010, 4:00pm says:

Finally! ive been wanting to play this game forever but noone ever plays it... hopefully this new update will get some players out in the servers

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jerry111
jerry111 Aug 4 2010, 12:44am says:

I LOVE THIS MOD

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redflash13
redflash13 Aug 4 2010, 5:28am says:

Now i like this mod even more

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Matt_Bak3r
Matt_Bak3r Aug 4 2010, 6:24pm says:

this is a great mod

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olvimasta
olvimasta Aug 7 2010, 10:32am says:

havent tried 3.0 beta yet...but its sure to be a blast! Cheers, to the best western game of all time!

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Squeebo
Squeebo Aug 15 2010, 2:29am says:

Awesome

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commander56
commander56 Aug 16 2010, 3:20pm says:

looks cool

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