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...). "Get a Life" will feature different environment settings presented in more than 24 maps, all of them connected to the scenario of the mod. GaL will offer about 11 hours of pure gameplay pleasure.

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

For more information visit the official "Get a Life" website and the french/english forums.

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21 comments by Cide on Apr 27th, 2008

Hi everyone !

You were a lot to download Get A Life, and we hope you enjoyed it.

But
some people complains about the difficulty of the mod and some bugs.
Even if the beta-tests helps to reduce the number of bugs, when a mod
is released there are often surprises, and GAL was no exception to the
rule.

We thought about it, and today we' re releasing patch that brings two modifications :

-For those who finds the mod to hard, they can totally desactivate the bleeding system by a simple manipulation. Clic here to see the illustration
-Correction of script bugs, abnormal deaths, bleeding or abnormal vision during the
first chapter and correction of certain bugs during the second chapter

Also
some people suffer from crashes that we cannot solve, this problems
happens in lots of mods currently. It is because of the Source SDK base
from the new steam version (we advise you to disable it) or from the
soundcache.

For those who have the new version of steam, while we are waiting for a patch, use these tips to play :
-Launch the mod
-In the graphic options, choose "windowed mod"
-Launch the first map
-When the map's loaded, choose "full screen mod" in your graphid options menu.

Link:
Moddb
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Some persons asked us for the soundtrack, we collected them and created an album you can download here:
music.getalife-mod.com

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Get a Life Russian Translation 1.0

Get a Life Russian Translation 1.0

Feb 2, 2012 Patch 4 comments

This is Russian translation for the Get a Life mod. All subtitles, in-game messages, hints, menu texts has been translated into the Russian by me. Please...

Get a Life : Patch v1.1

Get a Life : Patch v1.1

Apr 27, 2008 Patch 6 comments

Some people complains about the difficulty of the mod and some bugs. Even if the beta-tests helps to reduce the number of bugs, when a mod is released...

Get a Life mod full version v1.0

Get a Life mod full version v1.0

Apr 25, 2008 Full Version 68 comments

Full install for final release v1 All this in English and French versions, provided with English, French, German, Czech, Spanish, Finnish and Swedish...

Trailer beta 2 (getalife 2007)

Trailer beta 2 (getalife 2007)

Nov 1, 2007 Movies 0 comments

In this video, you could see : - getalife's arsenal - slow-time in action - New hud (beta 2) - New NPC - Other think

video_trailer_2006-640-480

video_trailer_2006-640-480

Oct 14, 2006 Movies 0 comments

Gameplay demonstration

GAL_trailer_2006_HD

GAL_trailer_2006_HD

Oct 14, 2006 Movies 0 comments

Gameplay demonstration

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zpendam
zpendam Jun 2 2012, 9:37pm says:

UMMM

i stuck at first level :D

where is my workplace o_O

+1 vote     reply to comment
TRULLE90
TRULLE90 May 30 2012, 12:14pm says:

You should really do a They Hunger remake, with the same story but with Half life 2 graphic :) That would be awesome :D :D

+5 votes     reply to comment
PinothyJ
PinothyJ May 12 2012, 5:19am says:

The only thing that brings this mod down is the VERY disappointing ending and the fight leading up to it…

+4 votes     reply to comment
TRULLE90
TRULLE90 Mar 19 2012, 10:29am says:

Please can you make new zombie models? or atleast new zombie animations? that would be awesome :D

+2 votes     reply to comment
gm381
gm381 Mar 3 2012, 8:06pm buried:

(buried)

http://www.moddb.com/mods/cry-of-fear/

-5 votes     reply to comment
TheConsul
TheConsul Feb 11 2012, 12:39pm says:

my flashlight won't turn off i keep pressing f i here the click but it won't turn off. anybody know a console command to turn it off?

+2 votes     reply to comment
EddAdrian
EddAdrian Oct 1 2014, 4:54pm replied:

i also have this problem did you find a solution?

+1 vote     reply to comment
DarkShift
DarkShift Nov 27 2011, 1:39pm says:

The OFFICIAL story (written in french, sorry) : Pyritz.getalife-mod.com

+4 votes     reply to comment
LifeStar
LifeStar Oct 4 2011, 12:04am says:

Funny story, I once recommended this mod to everyone on a Youtube comments section, and I got repercussed for being stupid.

+4 votes     reply to comment
LORDDEREX
LORDDEREX Jan 23 2012, 2:24pm replied:

I recommend this as well!

+3 votes     reply to comment
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Highest Rated (3 agree) 10/10

One of the best HL2 mods I have played to date. The gameplay is fun, never really getting tiring with the ever-changing enemies, combat environments and features which kept me interested every step of the way. The introduction of features like bullet time had me worried at first, but proved to be fun to use and balanced out. The level design is extraordinary, with constantly changing environments that ensure non-linear gameplay. The use of Hl2's physics engine also creates an enjoyable level of…

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Lowest Rated (11 agree) 3/10

I'd heard great things about this mod, but after playing I've been left extremely disapointed. It starts off pretty strongly. The story is good from the beginning, different from the many "you are a nameless rebel" or "you are Gordon Freeman" mods. The action is broken up by interesting cut scenes, which progress the story as well as explaining the additional mechanics in the mod. It also introduces some nice new elements, including a very interesting health system, where you must heal different…

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