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:
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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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pyritz
pyritz Jun 11 2006, 5:32am says:

Every french speech will be subtitled in english. The english "version" will be released few time after the french one, you won't need to download any full version including the english subtitles, but just a .txt patch!

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G()5u
G()5u Mar 16 2006, 2:51am says:

Other wise its looking cool
And would be keen to Dload.
you should also get a description of the game up in English so as not to cut your self off.

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G()5u
G()5u Mar 16 2006, 2:50am says:

Dude Wat the fark. change the Item Selection for the Desert Eagle to something other than "DEAGLE"
Slang is for retards!

+2 votes     reply to comment
pyritz
pyritz Jun 26 2006, 12:34pm says:

If you see any orthography mistakes in the english translation, you can mention them by e-mail/Private-message :)

+1 vote     reply to comment
Deathwish.qc
Deathwish.qc Feb 3 2006, 11:07pm says:

Beau travail.... les maps ont lair tres belle, en plus dune bonne histoire... jai vraiment hate de jouer ce mod.. continu!!!!!et lache pas

+1 vote     reply to comment
Pancakes
Pancakes Jan 31 2006, 11:52pm says:

Looks great but the Fam90 model looks like **** :/

+1 vote     reply to comment
hot564231
hot564231 Jun 11 2006, 1:32am says:

When i first saw this mod, i said Meh, but now it's looking cool, will there be english talker's ingame?

+1 vote     reply to comment
CovertOps
CovertOps Jun 10 2006, 10:24pm says:

Get a Life's title reminded me of Postal. This reminds me Apoopcalypse Weekend with all the zombies. Consider this mod WATCHED.

+1 vote     reply to comment
PROST
PROST Nov 30 2005, 1:50am says:

Im waiting =) Suppose 2 be nice mod =P

+1 vote     reply to comment
grasn
grasn Dec 4 2005, 7:24pm says:

yeah, the trailer looks great! keep it up :D

+1 vote     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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