Half-Life 2: Short Stories is a team working on a group of modifications that take place in the same realm. A lot of the focus is on the story and gameplay, new innovative set pieces and puzzles. After the release of the first episode of Human Error, the team is planning to release more episodes and expand the characters and the world.

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10 Kaitan

Feb 9th, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't
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I did NOT expect to be a CP. Great story line, althought the CP's faces are stretched, everything is fine.

Loch_Raven says
10 Loch_Raven

Jan 4th, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

Truely one of the best Half-Life 2 mods I'll ever play...I wish there was more...

hyperrosz says
10 hyperrosz

Nov 19th, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't
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pretty awsome game
it has a mix of the half life 2 storie this will give the player a chance to play as the oppenent

Samuel039 says
10 Samuel039

Nov 5th, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't

10/10 mod! Innovative weapon system, excellent level design, Usable APC and Manhacks, extremely funny dialogue, great weapons, and working alien controllers and grunts! It has a strong plot, believable characters, and a offers a new point of view of the Half-Life universe. It also gives a believable reason for the protagonist being forced to take on the entire invasion by himself; which I won't spoil. The main character isn't simply a faceless, voiceless, emotionless stoic; he's still voice and faceless, but from his actions and what he sees, you can tell he's suffering from his past choices. This mod is all around wonderful, and a must-download! That said, there are still some minor flaws. For example, the models for your 3 Civil Protection colleagues and your....spectral friend seem a slightly lacking, but not enough to warrant point deduction; and the voice acting is a little iffy at times. It's also a bit on the short side, but with so many new features, that's understandable. With the Source engine update ruining most mods, it took its toll on this one too. Some of the mechanics are broken, but no point deductions because that isn't the mod's fault. Overall, this mod is truly one of the greater ones released, and I look forward to further installments.

halflifemaster20 says
10 halflifemaster20

Nov 1st, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't


Pr0panicphil says
10 Pr0panicphil

Sep 9th, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't

awsome game !!!!

Pedo says
10 Pedo

Aug 18th, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't


shotboy2000 says
10 shotboy2000

Aug 8th, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't

driving a apc rc manhacks combine sniper! this is awsmome!!!!!!!!!

PsiSkyCor says
9 PsiSkyCor

Aug 4th, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't

-Some custom textures (Mainly on NPC's) seems to be dirty, not cut well, or phonged strangely (I prefer not too much phong-mapping, so that's my opinion)
-Some of the maps very pretty clustered with items, badly spaced
+Original gamemodes and storyline.
+For the most part, very well made maps.
+Quite balanced gameplay with a good feel to it.

Mr.Nuke says
9 Mr.Nuke

Jul 16th, 2011 0 people agree 0 people don't

wow were do i start, hmm ill just start iwth the bad things about this mod cause id be typing too long if i listed the good things, the weapon slots can only hold thing is annoying and u should be able to take battery from your stun stick back to your suit. THATS IT. this mod is heavy on story and one of the few mods that was released that lets u play as a cp. the ghostly appearances of your dead girlfriend are weard and unique, plus the apc part was awesome, im sick of working 4 the rebels.
GOOD WORK GUYS hope to see a sequel. you guys should make one that takes place during the renosance cascade at black mesa, just an idea, but a good high quality mod, nice work!

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