SCENARIO In "Get a Life" you embody Alexander Zemlinsky, a subway technician suffering from leukaemia. Alex is not, unlike the protagonists in most games, an invincible super-soldier. But you wouldn't call him normal either, because there is something in his past that connects him with the events that are about to happen in the course of the story (we want to keep the suspense, so nothing more on that...). FEATURES * GaL will run on the latest version of the Source Engine, so that means you'll see HDR and the enhanced shadow system (as seen in HL2: Episode 1) in "Get a Life" as well * To give the player the best gaming experience possible, GaL will offer a custom HUD, an innovative healing system with several damage zones, drugs that will trigger a "bullet-time" effect, upgradeable weapons and enhanced enemy AI * About 11 hours of gameplay * 24 maps with varied environments * 61 characters * 13 weapons

Report article RSS Feed Get a Life: The light at the end of the tunnel !

Get a Life is about to be released (April 25th !). We reserve one week to put the finishing touches.

Posted by Cide on Apr 18th, 2008

Finally ! The longed-for moment !

Get a Life is about to be released. We reserve one week to put the finishing touches.
After almost 3 years of development, we think that Get a Life is mature enough. smile

- about playable 11 hours
- 25 maps with various environments
- 61 original characters
- 13 weapons
- 24 music tracks
- 76 dialogs, around ten documents to endorse the storyline
- new gameplay, new AI, HUD, effects and enemies

In addition, Get a Life is multi-lingual, with English and French voices, and French, English, Spanish, Czech and German subtitles. Maybe more if some of you have any language skills (Italian ? Korean? Chinese ? Tibetan? etc...). It only consists to translate few text files. Do not hesitate !

A short teaser and some screenshots till then :

Streaming :

or :
HD : (3Mo)


User Posted Image User Posted Image

User Posted Image User Posted Image


Post comment Comments
RogerRamjet Apr 19 2008, 1:54am says:

Nice work guys, good progress.. it is looking better each time and looking forward to the release...

+2 votes     reply to comment
FJS Apr 19 2008, 2:25am says:

This mod will rock!!

+3 votes     reply to comment
dethtoll Apr 19 2008, 2:38am says:

Wow. I'd forgotten about this mod. Nice to see a singleplayer zombie mod finally come to fruition.

+3 votes     reply to comment
NearElite Apr 19 2008, 2:39am says:


+4 votes     reply to comment
MG60 Online
MG60 Apr 19 2008, 3:30am says:

It is my name-day (?) on 25th. Thanks for a great gift :D

+2 votes     reply to comment
Defur Apr 19 2008, 4:15am says:

Are you going to need higher system reguierments than the HL: episodes games?

+2 votes     reply to comment
8472 Apr 19 2008, 5:18am says:

Great job- I can't wait to play it.

+2 votes     reply to comment
SeBu Apr 19 2008, 6:40am says:

Wohoo! It's almost here! We can't wait, can't we?

+3 votes     reply to comment
SeBu Apr 19 2008, 6:41am says:

Btw. Does GAL require any episodes? :O

+2 votes     reply to comment
cjone2 Apr 19 2008, 6:55am says:

Looks excellent been waiting a while for this

+2 votes     reply to comment
oWn4g3 Apr 19 2008, 7:18am says:

Wow, havent heard of this thing yet but it looks great. Will definately download it :)

+2 votes     reply to comment
BRKNnode Apr 19 2008, 7:35am says:

oh my...
Im excited!
this is good news..:D

+2 votes     reply to comment
TAU! Apr 19 2008, 10:03am says:

This is great, I can't wait!

+2 votes     reply to comment
lcpuche Apr 19 2008, 10:12am says:


+2 votes     reply to comment
aldigangster Apr 19 2008, 10:16am says:

do you need EP:1 or something like that?

+2 votes     reply to comment
lcpuche Apr 19 2008, 10:21am says:

No i dont thinks so

+2 votes     reply to comment
Cide Author
Cide Apr 19 2008, 1:07pm says:

- Needed games : Half-Life 2 and "Source SDK base" (Automatic Steam application)

+2 votes   reply to comment
Forsete Apr 19 2008, 2:48pm says:

Finally something to play, been awfully dry on mods here on my behalf.

+2 votes     reply to comment
Post a Comment
click to sign in

You are not logged in, your comment will be anonymous unless you join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) which we encourage all contributors to do.

2000 characters limit; HTML formatting and smileys are not supported - text only

Half-Life 2 Icon
Developed By
Send Message
Official Page
Release Date
Released Apr 24, 2008
Mod Watch
Track this mod
Report Abuse
Report article
Related Mods
Get a Life (Half-Life 2)
Get a Life Half-Life 2 - Single Player First Person Shooter
Related Games
Half-Life 2
Half-Life 2 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter