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20180105120004 1
Back in December
ICE HL2 Expansion released to the public followed by a news article which was kind of late, but still had been met with a decent reception. It was shortly afterward that I was contacted by a person who offered to port the mod from a Episode 2 2007 SDK Base to the current 2013 Source Single Player SDK Base. That person managed to port it in a day, and through a few exchanged e-mails and bug checking the port was ready for the public. Recently released.

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Thank you Marc-Antoine Lortie for porting the game code, and for providing a very small and simple patch file (For those just looking to upgrade the initial release mod folder, quickly, to the newer engine, link below), and for also setting up a git repository for the ported code available to the public. Also, for restructuring of the SDK project to find those newly created ICE code documents within source code easier.

20180105120227 1

I felt that this news post was important because we still see a lot of individuals downloading the initial release, and not so many of the new engine port. This leads me to believe that most people are obtaining the download link from the last news post. But why is the 2013 SDK any better? The 2013 Source engine is much more improved in visual quality and operation. I've tested areas of our bad maps that drop the frame rate, and it runs a bit smoother on the newer engine.
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For everyone who missed our news post last month (because it was such a busy month for us all) I hope that you take the time to look it over, as it gives thanks to a lot of kind people who helped us in the development of ICE, and some insight to some of the great programs used in the mods creation.
Here is a link

So, if you are looking to download and play ICE, then you want this:
icemod v2013sp 01032018


If you have already downloaded ICE before January the 3rd and want to patch your mod folder to play in the new game engine you want this:
Patch initial to 2013 port


If you are looking for the source code to learn from or fix issues with the ICE game code (ahem* AI) then there is this -> GITHUB LINK, or the zipped download for that too:
hl2 icemod master 2013 enigine port

(It is also a good reference and learning project. How did we make the player wearing the helmet sound muffled? It's all in the code.)


Thank you everyone who has played ICE the HL2 Expansion mod, and everyone who has made videos on youtube playing through the game. Its been great watching it so far. If anyone wants to help further the development of the project; touch up mapping, fix game code, remodel? You can contact mrjasonsnell@hotmail.com

Thanks and we hope you enjoy your winter!

20180105120609 1

ICE Half-Life 2 Expansion released!

ICE Half-Life 2 Expansion released!

News 10 comments

ICE Has officially been released, Over the weekend ICE saw its full release, It's been a long development and very slow this last year, but our mod is...

May 2016 Update

May 2016 Update

News 4 comments

Half-Life 2: ICE is coming.. slowly but surely. Don't forget us. We are not dead.

HL2 - ICE - Update July 2015

HL2 - ICE - Update July 2015

News 12 comments

HL2 - ICE ITS NOT DEAD. Very much alive, just taking time. "These things, they take time." - Gabe Newell

*TRAILER* Half-Life 2 - ICE - Summer Update 2014

*TRAILER* Half-Life 2 - ICE - Summer Update 2014

News 25 comments

We're still working hard at this! We have come a long way but still have much work to do!

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icemod v2013sp 01032018

icemod v2013sp 01032018

Full Version

ICE HL2 Expansion Full Release 2013 SP SDK Base port

hl2 icemod master 2013 enigine port

hl2 icemod master 2013 enigine port

Source Code 1 comment

This is the ICE HL2 Expansion source code ported to 2013 single player by Marc-Antoine Lortie.

Patch initial to 2013 port

Patch initial to 2013 port

Patch

This is a update to patch the initial full release of ICE HL2 Expansion to the 2013 source game engine.

ICE HL2 Expansion full

ICE HL2 Expansion full

Full Version 15 comments

* This was the first uploaded version! Download the SP2013 Port version (icemod v2013sp 01032018) which performs better!

ICE Model Work 2017

ICE Model Work 2017

Other

ICE HL2 Milkshape Model source files, SMD's/Qc's for learning and modification.

ICE Source Code 2017

ICE Source Code 2017

Other 3 comments

ICE HL2 Source code for learning and modification.

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Northern_Petrol
Northern_Petrol

IF THE GAME CRASHES ON LOADING:
Go to Library>Tools>Source SDK 2013 Singleplayer>Settings>Betas and change it to -upcoming. It will fix the crash.

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CJ_in_Chilli
CJ_in_Chilli

ICE crashes on loading (just past the Valve and Sourse splash).

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Northern_Petrol
Northern_Petrol

Same here, waiting for mod author's instructions

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HEVcrab
HEVcrab

Does anybody have a bug in 2013 port version that your health doesn't increase when medics heal you?

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HEVcrab
HEVcrab

Tried the 2007 SDK initial release, this is broken as well.

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notaclevername
notaclevername

Yeah, I've noticed that in the game streams. I never caught that when developing ICE. I never touched the code for the rebels so I'm not sure why this is happening. If I did ever do a bunch of fixes for the game I would just swap out the medics for regular rebels at the start.

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squaremelon
squaremelon

I want to play this mod but it crashes please help i have all the half life's installed and source sdk base base 2013 I don't know whats going on

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boboa30183
boboa30183

bump same thing is happening to me

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notaclevername
notaclevername

Check that your "Source SDK Base 2013 Singleplayer" is installed and set to "Upcoming" beta (right click, betas tab, select upcoming beta).

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squaremelon
squaremelon

Hey it works! thanks fam

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This is one of the best HL2 Mod's I've ever played. After being so disappointed & let down with The Closure, all of my hopes for a decent fans attempt at making their own Half-Life 2: Episode Three. But this was more than decent, it was great! The New Weapons were fun to use (Dual SMG1's, Aperture Shotgun, & Mobile Turret FTW), New Enemies were fun to fight, and New Maps, whilst not great looking, were well made and balanced enough. +Pros +New Weapons. +New Enemies. +New Maps. +New Gameplay Functions…

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