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Kontroll is an action-adventure game, wich plays in the underground. Similar to other find-y-way-out games, but its a little bit difference
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24 comments by ALIENwoods on Jun 1st, 2011

And later, I had a choice to present my idea for a gamedev company which have U3 license. They didn't show any intrest. What then? - may you ask. Well, it's a pity, that nobody interested in great ideas in my country.

But in another point of view this game theme is still a profitable concept, that's why Metro 2033 released in 2010, and that's why it got a sequel now as seen on E3Expo.com's debut trailers site:


It's a bit ironic.

Back, when we started to create this mod, I was a newbie in the HL2 modding scene, but with friends, I had the opportunity to learn the trick and tools step by step. By they help, We, the Team was able to create a feeling, what you can see on the screenshots. Furthermore, even if the team looked me as their leader, I never feeled this "leader" title my own.

In the project's ~2 year, I met, and talked a lot of famous and less famous modders and journalists in the scene. I also find motivated modders with fantastic ideas but zero knowledge, and the opposit, smart modders with zero ideas. Realizing this was sad. However, Moddb also changed a lot since then. They started their steam like indie/mod game service know as Desura, and also they started IndieDB, as a community page for independent developers (or unsuccesfull modders). I'm not saying that, I was never think about creating an indie game, but what I saw here it wasn't very promising. Most indie games looks like an abandoned homeworks. I guess the ideology behind the "developers" are bad. Independent game development, today is a business. So the rules are similar as well as if you were a AAA developer.

I don't say that, every indie dev are stupid, but I see a lot of unfinished, unpolished, half done games. I just say, even if you are a good, talented, and you're smart enoug to make a "Cryis 3" like engine, you also should learn the business half of the gaming industry. Creating a good game, with appropriate tools is just one half of your success. Without marketing and well organized advertising your game will be just one star in the galaxy.
Nothing more.

Retuning to my mod. It reached the end of the line. Why?

Often other modders say, "there was a lot of small problems with the mod and/or the members". It's bullshit. In Kontroll, simply the idea was bigger than the human resources, for developing this mod.
That's all, that's why this good-looking mod ended up like this. Thanks to this small reason not only Kmod, but other mods fail.

I'm not sad. Not at all. I learnt a lot. About modding. For science...

PS: I thank you, all of you guys, who liked and followed this mod's progress.
End of line passengers, please leave the train!

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D3D.seven
D3D.seven Sep 19 2010, 7:24am says:

várjuk szeretettel

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edub77
edub77 Aug 9 2010, 4:00pm says:

For a second, I thought this mod was based off the movie Kontroll. Anyways, this looks like a great mod, keep up the good work.

p.s.
I urge everyone to watch the movie Kontroll :D

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Serenity6Two2
Serenity6Two2 Aug 22 2010, 9:38pm replied:

yes a great movie indeed, it's on Netflix instant play to. and this game has to be inspired by it, it's even spelled the same.

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ALIENwoods Creator
ALIENwoods Aug 9 2010, 4:18pm replied:

yep it's NOT a movie adaptation :P.

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HounderKnight
HounderKnight Aug 4 2010, 7:25am says:

Hrm, not too shabby at all...Definitely tracking. :)

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Suckface
Suckface Aug 3 2010, 5:09am says:

Love it:)

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SPYFF
SPYFF Aug 3 2010, 2:23am says:

Az utolsó videó, a csatornás nagyon ütős, nagyon tetszenek a vízcsorgásoknál a disortion effektek, szép!

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ALIENwoods Creator
ALIENwoods Aug 3 2010, 4:01am replied:

Kösz, de még félkész :)

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Eblup
Eblup Jul 30 2010, 5:41pm says:

The glock can only be described as sex.

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jackmanlol
jackmanlol Jul 18 2010, 6:06pm says:

the gun is nice, but the shot sound cuts off too early, great looking mod though, i love the setting of the video - tracking.

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