Forsaken is set in the year 2009, 3 years after a genetically engineered virus escaped a secret government lab wiping out mankind in a matter of days.

Out of the surviving human population 3 factions formed;

The “Governors”, a band of ex-military soldiers lead by a fanatical General. A freak and ruthless “Religious Cult” that say the predicted this 'cleansing' all along, and the final faction are ordinary people, a handful of Civilians bewildered and angry at what happened to their families and everyone they knew.

Forsaken is an urban warfare multi-player mod for Half-life 2, featuring various unique gameplay modes & scenarios and is the depiction of these three factions; and their struggle for power, territory and ultimately survival, within this dark new era of human existence.

The objective-based team play is all about the control of territories (maps) and the resources in those territories. At the start of a "war" each faction has a certain amount of resources. They can capture more resources by raiding various capture points on a map.

These resources consist of food and weapons supplies. Every round is a day in Forsaken and each day requires you eat and use up 1 food resource for each member in your faction. You capture more food supplies and steal from other factions in order to keep from starving to death!

Hoarding weapon supplies allows you to save up for bigger guns, upgrades, and other special equipment. Weapon supplies are shared resources and you must work together as a faction to know when and where to use them most effectively.

The winner of the "war" is the faction that controls all the territory on the server, or starves the other factions of their resources. All 3 factions play at once over a series of barren cityscapes, fighting for control of this post-apocalyptic world, and ultimately for their survival.

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8 comments by Obike on Jun 17th, 2008

I regret to inform you that Forsaken has officialy died. The team apologises to everyone who was watching this mod for not making a full release, but we leave you with gifts. We have released the last playable build of the game (minus some features) for all to enjoy... but that isn't all. We also released all art assets, map assets, and source code to Forsaken as a separate download for everyone in the community to learn from and expand upon. We hope you enjoy our parting gifts to you.

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Forsaken Public Build

Forsaken Public Build

Jun 16, 2008 Full Version 2 comments

This file contains the latest build for Forsaken as of June 15th, 2008. This build was in beta form at the time of release, so no warranties to its stability...

Forsaken Assets & Source Code

Forsaken Assets & Source Code

Jun 16, 2008 Source Code 2 comments

This file contains all art assets, map assets, and source code for the game as of June 15th, 2008. These files are being released to the community for...

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Gregar
Gregar Sep 21 2008, 11:41am says:

when i tryed playin this game there were no servers so is this 1 dead or not

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Kyle1212
Kyle1212 Oct 16 2008, 7:49pm replied:

Obviously its dead, it says it's dead in the news post buddy.

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Ninja-x1
Ninja-x1 Aug 7 2008, 8:03pm says:

Can anyone make a steam community group for this mod? I've tried making one but i'm having a hard time doing it. Add me when you do.

Steamcommunity.com/id/itsdaoreo

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n30g3n3s1s
n30g3n3s1s Aug 5 2008, 1:38am says:

I think i should repost this on the front...

So many of us got hired into the industry (everybody i think?) and just couldn't keep pace as we were so snowed in with everything new that comes with getting into a carrier, getting married, buying houses or town houses...

We all really wish we could have finished this mod and i still love forsaken, i just never had time for it.

Thank you for the continued support. The group following forsaken was absolutely amazing. You guys are the reason we loved working on forsaken so much. Hopefully we'll be able to repay you.

Who knows, maybe we'll bring the mod to a new engine in the near future. :)

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alienfire
alienfire Aug 2 2008, 4:47am says:

is anyone up for as match on this?

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Stiltburger
Stiltburger Jul 13 2008, 5:02pm says:

someones gotta pick this project up. This game is awsome.

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Gizmo0105
Gizmo0105 Jul 7 2008, 8:33am says:

I think this is a really good idea for a mod, there aren't many like this,. If only more people played... I think this mod needs much more advertising...

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heepox
heepox Jul 6 2008, 3:08pm says:

someone make a server and tell when its there

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madddogg2020
madddogg2020 Jul 5 2008, 9:42pm says:

No servers =\

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freredarme
freredarme Jun 30 2008, 6:48pm says:

Adios amigo.

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NivX
NivX Jun 27 2008, 9:31pm says:

I doubt anyone is going to read this in time but I have a server running join me if you can.

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