Half-Life the FPS that won over 50 "Game of the Year" awards is now polished with many new effects like simple shadows, bloom, particles, HD textures, and new models will bring back the fun of this great game from 1998.

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More news about updates for Half-Life Redux and when the patch will be released and the Steam fix.

Posted by Magic_Nipples on Sep 6th, 2010

Well progress has been good and I'm happy to say the patch will be released soon. The patch fixes any problem with steam and replaces the weapons and any models that were not changed (such as the ammo models). When the code my friend was working on (since I'm not a coder) was built using ther old half life source code from WON. Also the water shader was a problem since it would not apply to all forms of water in game.

Now I have found a way better engine (Made by Sysop) than mine that seems to work in steam just fine. It's the old build of Arrangemode (it's called Arrangement now). It features bloom and shadows like mine. But this also includes alot more. Such as 2 new weapons one being a medkit (just like in Sven Coop) that you can use to heal yourself when your low on health. The other weapon is a MP5. Its like the M16 but has a faster fireing rate and longer reloading speed. Also it has no m203 grenade.

The engine also includes particles, simple physics, wall puffs, detailed muzzleflashes, and weather effects. I already uploaded a video showing some of the engine here:


Anyways the patch is getting close to being released and I hope this release is way better than my first release. Thanks for reading.

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Minuit
Minuit Sep 6 2010, 4:26pm says:

The flashlight is drawn over the top of the gun for some reason, that needs addressing.

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NoobSaibot
NoobSaibot Sep 6 2010, 5:57pm buried:

(buried)

It's impressive, but BM:S is just around the corner.

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thatguyphilip
thatguyphilip Sep 6 2010, 6:05pm replied:

bms is done for

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VulpineComplex
VulpineComplex Sep 6 2010, 6:05pm replied:

So? Maybe not everyone owns HL2, or maybe, god forbid, some people enjoy the original game?

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Magic_Nipples Author
Magic_Nipples Sep 6 2010, 6:22pm replied:

But the whole point of BMS is to bring the half life 1 story to source and put the source to it's limits.

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Tron619
Tron619 Sep 6 2010, 9:21pm replied:

go troll somewhere else

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Sn1pe
Sn1pe Sep 6 2010, 9:27pm says:

keep dreaming

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Hedgepig23
Hedgepig23 Sep 7 2010, 7:12am says:

where did you get those weapon mods from?

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Magic_Nipples Author
Magic_Nipples Sep 7 2010, 7:27am replied:

Well the original weapons are from Sven Coop (Give them credit). Now I edited the weapons origin, the textures, and on some weapons like the m16 edited the animations so they will work in half-life.

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PeterHat
PeterHat Sep 7 2010, 8:47am says:

Like in sven coop you can heal anything using the medkid ?

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Magic_Nipples Author
Magic_Nipples Sep 7 2010, 4:19pm replied:

no not everyone.

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DillonBarba
DillonBarba Oct 20 2010, 12:42pm says:

that flashlight, oh my god that flashlight.

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Briggsman
Briggsman Jan 13 2012, 1:17pm says:

Gordon the m16 is not a cat quit petting it

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