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.

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.
"Awkook" - Level Contributor, Voice Actor.
"Kaeps 133" - Game Tester.

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Betatesting has begun Xen Infestation Black Mesa

Well folks the long wait has finally payed out... Today - my first mod ever to be constructed for Hl1 has been released and seen daylight.

I'll make this post here brief as I've created a separate mod page for the mod which still awaits authorization.

Anyway for those of you who wanna get it...

Get it here:

Military Duty

Note: It has come to my attention that this mod is not compatible with the old WON version of Half-Life. Please play it only on Steam Half-Life. If you do play it on WON expect game crashes- missing music and other glitches. Old WON simply can't handle the code enhancements Valve made over the years for the Hl1 Steam version games and I build my mod with these enhancements enabled so I wasn't taking the limitations of WON into consideration.

The mod still has few minor glitches left but nothing serious so don't worry the mod is fully playable.Still at some point I will release a patch for it.

Anyway I wish each one of you lots of fun and do hope that I will get vast feedback in return from you folks. Be it positive or negative as long as it is constructive criticism. :) I estimate a playtime around 1 to 2 hours. Also I recommend playing it on hard as easy is to easy. And please read the readme. Good luck on your mission Soldiers. :)

Project announcement

Project announcement

4 months ago News 8 comments Report

Today I'm announcing a smaller side project of mine. One I've been working on for quite some time now but just recently have I made massive breakthroughs...

Lifesign detected

Lifesign detected

4 years ago News 4 comments Report

I've returned once again. Several improvements have been made over the year.

Sitrep = Situation Report

Sitrep = Situation Report

5 years ago News 12 comments Report

Today I have great news to tell. New models and maps are coming great along.

Welcome back in the Field Soldier!

Welcome back in the Field Soldier!

5 years ago News 6 comments Report

Well I'm back people like promised fresh and with many news to tell you. Read the entire news if you want to know more about my mod and it's current status...

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XxChaosUndividedxX Apr 21 2010 says:

this looks promising oh and a ? i am trying 2 make a map of my own with sdk and i keep messing like i have the room but i cant get the retinal scanner right on the wall either i did something wrong or im just horrible lol any sugestions?

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23-down Creator
23-down Apr 22 2010 replied:

Glad you like it as for your question:

In hammer options select grid size: 4

Then in your map click the minus sign button in the upper left corner (smaller grid)

Then you should be able to ajust your ratinal scanner onto your wall.
Make also sure that you create your objects allways on the grid never between the boxes or you will get problems with ajusting things.

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XxChaosUndividedxX May 11 2010 replied:

ahh thanks for the helpful:) info i have my room done finally after 3 weeks its just a basic setup with like boxes and stuff oh and another ? how do u get the door to open is that in anamatins or something else?

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m82sniper May 2 2010 replied:

Quick tip, press [ and ] to quickly adjust the grid size, x2 larger or smaller each press. :)

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Setthabut Mar 28 2010 says:

i wonder how to get this?

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Thanoshld Creator
Thanoshld Mar 29 2010 replied:

Await for release :P It's not done yet.

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Alien_Firefox Mar 19 2010 says:

hey mate
you should use the opposing force redux skin pack
much higher definition then the blue shift skin pack

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23-down Creator
23-down Mar 21 2010 replied:

Feel free to use it after the release. I'm not using the Blue Shift HD pack btw.

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johnstar145 Mar 3 2010 says:

when is this gonna be finish?

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Thanoshld Creator
Thanoshld Mar 3 2010 replied:

Read the news post :)

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awkook Feb 28 2010 says:

Down, thanks for the comment on my mod's merging status. And, great work to you too. It looks awesome so far. I am waiting for this!

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Alien_Firefox Feb 18 2010 says:

more black ops
its good to kill them even cooler to play as them

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m82sniper Feb 21 2010 replied:

I bet they taste good too!

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