Another reality another outcome.....

Shephard is currently stationed in Santiago military base - Arizona there you're part of an special elite force called H.E.C.U - the Hazardous Environment Combat Unit. Of course you're very proud to be part of such a highly decorated military unit. The training was certainly hard but Shephard and that is you never gave up. At the moment our hero is heading over to the firing range for some training as suddenly all alarms sirenes started howling all over the place. Something is up and it's something big. Your entire battalion has been ordered away to a top secret facility only known to public as Black Mesa which is somewhere located in new mexico.

And here it begins. Witness a catastrophe of unknown magnitude as you get deeper in side the facility. Your mission is simple evacuate and resuce as many survivors as you can find out what really went wrong.

Are you good enough to be a real soldier? Can you reveal the truth about the events that occurred in Black Mesa or will you fail bitterly die trying? Find out when the mod gets released.


- Intence storyline awaits with many surprises for the player.
- An enviroment that almost feels alive.
- Many custom voices & sounds.
- Several new monster skins to give the players more variations when fighting the Monster hordes.
- 4 complete chapters with over 30 maps.
- Visit & revisit new & old areas of Black Mesa.

- Enhanced NPC code.
- Some new monsters.
- Rain, Fog, Snow particle effects
- Some other goodies and game improvements.

My Team and mod contributors:

"23-Down" - Mod Leader, Lead Story Writer, Lead Level Designer, Lead Texture Artist, Lead Sound Engineer.
"Neclipse" - Level Designer, Technical Advisor, Voice Actor, Game Tester.
"Thanoshlthebeginning" - Level Designer, Game Tester.
"M82sniper" - Model Skinner, Game Tester.
"Joebama" - Model Skinner, Game Tester.
"Awkook" - Level Contributor, Voice Actor.
"Trempler2003xxl" - Technical Advisor, Game Tester.
"Dexter.InOrdinate" - Main Coder, Game Tester.

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4 comments by 23-down on Sep 19th, 2011

Well people here I am again... I can't really believe that one year has passed since my last update. Time is indeed running away from us..

Ok lemme give you a situation update from my part:

The mod is like always not dead and never has been dead. During my absence I was still mapping unfortunately not so often how I would have liked to. Still just lately I've figured out some great new things.

Expect to see or shall I say to listen to many great custom voices. But lemme give you an example 'cause sounds and pictures say more than 1000 words.

In other news I've overworked most of my older maps and even merged many of my maps together to just a few. So there is more space for more maps. What brings me to another great news. Some while ago I've received some new maps by another mapper colleague of mine called "Awkook" these maps are really great and I will definetely integrate them into my mod. So by best regards to you Awkook and thank you.

Unfortunateley I still can't give you a release date and I won't make any promisses anymore when it finally could get released. So it stays with the good old saying "It's done when it's done.

However the first 2 chapters are completed by now and I'm planning to build 4 chapters. the third and fourth chapter are half way done and with the maps from Awkook and some other maps I've once received by my teammates it shouldn't take that long anymore to finish the chapters.

Ok time for some screenshots. Below you can see one of my original maps created by my awesome teammate neclipse and what I made out of it after receiving it + another map created by myself.

Stay tuned for further updates.

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EDOC_32 Dec 2 2011, 8:46am says:

Voted for "The Mod Of The Year 2011" :D

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23-down Creator
23-down Dec 2 2011, 5:46pm replied:

:D Thank you.. :)

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Scream[csm] Nov 2 2011, 7:58am says:

Nice old-school mapping. Keep it up.

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23-down Creator
23-down Nov 2 2011, 6:36pm replied:

Thanks I will try my best.. :)

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shepardatwar Sep 26 2011, 5:10am says:

it's a bit dark but I like

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lightningterror Sep 22 2011, 7:43pm says:


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23-down Creator
23-down Sep 19 2011, 10:51pm says:

Just letting you guys know. I'm back and am mapping for the last 2 months again.

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carloscarlin Sep 20 2011, 6:05pm replied:

Perfect! Are you still working with the InDeFi group?

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23-down Creator
23-down Oct 11 2011, 6:23pm replied:

@carloscarlin: Both of my mapper friends are also low on time like I used to be and I haven't even seen Thanos in 1 year. So I assume that he has a lot of things to do in college.

That means this is at the moment more or less a 1 man project by me. However Neclipse is still helping me sometimes and my awesome skinner M82sniper also returned doing some stuff for me.

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Thanoshld Creator
Thanoshld Dec 19 2011, 10:53am replied:

I am right here guys!And indeed 23, going in college and having free time doesn't match...Glad to see your new update!And hell yeah i voted for this mod!Keep going!

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DelphinusMinor Nov 30 2010, 5:30pm says:

This looks great. Opposing Force mods are few and far between.

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