Jailbreak is simple: Two teams, two jails. When you kill a member of the opposite team, they respawn, locked up inside your jail. Lose, and you get executed!

Your objective is to imprison every member of the enemy team. The twist is, you can break out members of your own team, by fighting your way to the enemy jail and opening the doors! Likewise, your team mates can also escape through dangerous puzzles and routes!

Download: 0.6 Client | 0.6 Server ZIP

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It's been a crazy few weeks in Jailbreak-land. We've had a Karaoke night, a Poetry night a Kiss Chase night, a Romeo and Juliet Reenactment night (hats off to the fine lady organizer of those, PLGG who's done a sterling job as the events coordinator and who also edited the videos!) and most recently, Swashbuckling Saturday! (which PLGG didn't organize, she has to have a week off sometimes!) Each event has been hilarious and immense fun, with queues to join the primary server lasting all night.

Scroll down past the videos for information about the upcoming Talent Event and the latest competition and prize!

Jailbreak Event Roundup!

Kiss Chase Night!

Karaoke Night (Watch your ears!)

Romeo and Juliet Reenactment Night

Jailbreak's Got "Talent"?

On the 27th of March at 7:30pm (GMT) Jailbreak will be holding a "talent" contest to celebrate the upcoming release of Jailbreak: Source 0.6.1. We welcome anyone with "talent" to join in! Things such as:

Singing, rapping, dinosaur impressions, stand-up comedy, burping the alphabet, poetry reading, listing various ways to kill Wills, balancing melons ...

You name it and we'll call it "talent". Foxholeboy shall be hosting and an exciting new map is being made by Panther and Sherbie!

27th of March 7:30pm GMT, be there!

The stage map, due to be released just beforehand!

Talent Show and Winners Prize!

Declare if you will be entering and give your act a name in the comments below! This is so we can get a rough running order set up in time! Get preparing and hope to see you there! There might even be a prize for the winner! (No prizes for guessing what the prize might be!)

Don't forget to add yourself to our Mod Watch if you haven't already! And if you fancy getting more involved in our community, then join our forums over at www.jailbreaksource.com or learn something new about the Source Engine from the Jailbreak Blog!

Follow us on Twitter! Join our Mod Watch! Become a Fan on Facebook! Join the Jailbreak Steam Group! Visit our Youtube Page!

Jailbreak: Source - Big Breakout Weekend Roundup!

Jailbreak: Source - Big Breakout Weekend Roundup!

5 years ago News 11 comments

A roundup, UserCreated review Jailbreak, Ponies, Winners, Lightning Guns and a video where Wills' says FAR too much... also Kiss Chase.

Jailbreak: Source - Big Breakout Weekend is here!

Jailbreak: Source - Big Breakout Weekend is here!

5 years ago News 4 comments

Tell your friends, tell your enemies, tell that guy who plays nothing but Modern Warfare 2.

Jailbreak: Source - Big Breakout Weekend!

Jailbreak: Source - Big Breakout Weekend!

5 years ago News 14 comments

Announcing Big Breakout Weekend! Competition! Jailbreak: Wars! Developer games! Hell, even Ellis (of L4D2) is playing Jailbreak!

Jailbreak: Meet T.K. Duck!

Jailbreak: Meet T.K. Duck!

5 years ago News 13 comments

A quick post release round up, an introduction to T.K. Duck, ShackNews, a little about the future and a few images from the upcoming Jailbreak Map Pack...

Jailbreak: Source - Mapping Pack

Jailbreak: Source - Mapping Pack

5 years ago SDK 3 comments

The Jailbreak Mapping Guide contains a PDF Guide to creating Jailbreak: Source maps, the FGD file and two VMFs of jb_abalos and db_arroyo, as well as...

Jailbreak: Source 0.6 - Client ZIP

Jailbreak: Source 0.6 - Client ZIP

5 years ago Full Version 6 comments

The full client ZIP for Jailbreak: Source 0.6. Can you break out?

Jailbreak: Source 0.6 - Client EXE

Jailbreak: Source 0.6 - Client EXE

5 years ago Full Version 16 comments

The full client installer for Jailbreak: Source 0.6.

Jailbreak: Source 0.6 - Server Files

Jailbreak: Source 0.6 - Server Files

5 years ago Server 10 comments

This ZIP file contains the files necessary to setup a Jailbreak: Source 0.6 Server on Windows. The description below contains a guide to setting up a...

Jailbreak: Source - Official Trailer in HD

Jailbreak: Source - Official Trailer in HD

5 years ago Trailers 1 comment

High definition version of the Official Jailbreak: Source 0.6 Trailer.

Theme Music

Theme Music

6 years ago Music 5 comments

The theme music for Jailbreak! This was also used as the intro music to the Developer Banter that featured the Jailbreak team.

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natostanco Jan 20 2014 says:

This mod goes straight into the list of the "Awesome hl2 multiplayer mods that could have been made into full fledged games if only they did take advantage of crowdfunding."

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sithlordRED Mar 2 2013 says:

why did they stop?

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Newbez Jan 19 2013 says:

This was such a good mod, just a shame really to leave it.

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OccasionallyZane Nov 3 2012 says:

I hate how no one plays this mod.

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TheBlade02 Sep 21 2012 says:

For those of you wanting to play the game and cant find servers to play on, I just mad a server located in Chicago.
Server ip:
Join our community so we can discuss on how to improve the game play and make the server(s) fun for everyone.

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jgDarkWolf Jul 15 2012 says:

looks awsome but where are the players?

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(MLPEM)Rainbow.dash Jul 9 2012 says:

this would be cool if i could connect to a server T_T

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Daxter304 Jun 16 2012 says:

I'm here because of the roosterteeth podcast :3

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FestiveLuna Jun 15 2012 says:

is anyone playing this still? if not then why is it so popular on desura at the moment?

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jim4real Jun 6 2012 says:

This game looks friggin AWESOME!!!!!

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Highest Rated (7 agree) 9/10

Brilliant fun, made by some of the hardest working mod developers in the business.

The maps are amazing, characters and weapons polished and the gameplay is great with a full server.

Highly recommended.

Oct 30 2008 by INtense!

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