Kung Fu Evolution is my idea of the ultimate kung fu mod for mp2.
After reading several hours of code from The Real World mp1 mod,
i started implenting a similar system into MP2.

I first thought it impossible to do as i was told that mp2 was a way more limited engine than mp1.
I thought to myself "that cant be", since mp2 is newer and better graphic wise, so i took on my coding hat and started writing it, and the results were stunning.

Features :

9 new story levels.

16 characters with unique fighting styles. One use katana while another uses a staff, and the rest is kung fu mad men!
Bruce lee, Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Neo, Vergil, Wolverine, Wesker and Tao to name a few.
Most of these will have an alternative costume. or 2.. or 3 :P

Deep Kung Fu system by Me but from the idea of Kenneth Yeung and Jonathan "Maddieman" Hallier.

Mix and match some 20-30 individual moves, including Punch strings, quick and jump kicks, combo enders.

Dance around enemies with sidesteps, dodges, blocks, and parries.

Advanced kung fu enemies that can block your moves; and use their own variety of offence and defence moves to destroy you.

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15 comments by AndersenTheMuss on Aug 2nd, 2012

You are about to play the Long Awaited mod:
Kung Fu Evolution!

Been working on this for 3 years straight now. And im very satisfied with the final product!
It's not The Real World for mp1 as MP2 engine limits alot in comparrison.
However i have the graphical edge and 14 unique characters.

How to install:
Put ALL files into your Max Payne 2 install folder.
Make sure to have set developer mode on.
Right click on the MaxPayne2 shortcut on your desktop and add: -developer -developerkeys -screenshot after maxpayne2.exe"
(Eg, "D:\Spil\RockstarGames\Max Payne 2\MaxPayne2.exe" -developer -developerkeys -screenshot )

Steam version:
Goto your games library and right click on max payne 2.
Select properties.
Select SetLaunchOptions and add -developer -developerkeys -screenshot

This has to be done so you can select alternate skins for some characters by pressing the PG UP og PG DOWN buttons.
I ran into limits of the mp2 engine that stopped me from making the alternate skins selectable from menu.
Start Max payne 2 and select Kung Fu Evolution from the drop down box.

How to play:
Customise your controls!
MB1 - Shoot (Standard combos)
MB2 - Bullettime Combo (Kicks and harder hitting combos)
E - Use (Finishers)
F - Bullettime Only (Slowmotion)

Is the setup i will recommend people for best controls.
Then go to Start Kung Fu Evolution and select Dojo where you'll learn the basics of the Kung fu system!

Feel free to report bugs, and ill try my best to fix them and send out patches:)
Enjoy the mod! and remember the F10 button for awesome screenshots :D


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Kung Fu Evolution v2

Kung Fu Evolution v2

Jul 30, 2012 Full Version 45 comments

Version 2 of Kung Fu Evolution. Hoping to have fixed most reported bugs.

Kung Fu Evolution 3.0 Trailer.

Kung Fu Evolution 3.0 Trailer.

Sep 8, 2011 Trailers 7 comments

This is the third trailer of my upcoming mod : "Kung Fu Evolution".

Kung Fu Evolution Demo

Kung Fu Evolution Demo

Jan 2, 2011 Demo 32 comments

The demo of the promising TC, Kung Fu Evolution. Go go go Download it :D

Kung Fu Evolution 2.0 Trailer

Kung Fu Evolution 2.0 Trailer

Oct 28, 2010 Trailers 17 comments

Trailer for my upcoming mod Kung Fu Evolution. Trailer is made by Vizard, who's doing fantastic jobs on his trailer. Take at look at Victoriously Enhanced...

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extremetraceur32 Aug 26 2012, 11:56pm says:

Hey can someone help me out?? What do you mean exactly by adding "-developer -developerkeys -screenshot"? How do I actually do that? Also, I can't seem to run the mod either. It loads up then it just sends me back to my home-screen. It also sometimes gives me the error "Exception in engineInit:File \KFEPROFILES\CHARACTERS\MALE_BOYKA.H not found". A little assistance would be appreciated.

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AndersenTheMuss Creator
AndersenTheMuss Aug 27 2012, 3:08am replied:

Look up to the latest news:) there's a detailed explansyuon there. It's also in the read me.
And make sure the kfeprofiles folder from the rar archive id put in dane folder as the mp2m and ras file.

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extremetraceur32 Aug 27 2012, 1:09pm replied:

Hey my friend. I did all you said yet it still kicks me back to my home-screen with the same error.

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AndersenTheMuss Creator
AndersenTheMuss Aug 29 2012, 7:35am replied:

You've done something wrong then :)

If all the files are in the mp2 install folder then it works.

Try redownload the package and start over.

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Magnus255 Aug 19 2012, 1:22am says:

Where exactly is it that one can change character costumes? Is it in selection? Or in the game? I press the Pg Up/Down keys but nothing happens.

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AndersenTheMuss Creator
AndersenTheMuss Aug 19 2012, 3:10am replied:

Then you didnt add the -developer -developerkeys :)

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Magnus255 Aug 19 2012, 1:49pm replied:

Gotcha. ;) I only had -developer on because that's all required to activate cheats. Didn't know -developerkeys had extra features.


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Fr0z3n77 Aug 17 2012, 4:40am says:

Hi Andersen

downloaded your mod yesterday ;-) its fantastic! ;-)

regards Fr0z3n

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tmandoo Aug 16 2012, 5:15pm says:

I just wanted to tell you, I am in awe at this mod. (and the amazing trailers)I am actually going to go and buy Max Payne 2 for the sole reason of playing your mod. I hope you keep it up and make even more amazing content. :)

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Vizard Aug 18 2012, 8:22am replied:


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Bruce93 Aug 14 2012, 12:13pm says:

Hey Andersen I will upload a image from max payne mod, I hope you don´t mind

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I had been following the mode for a while and jumped with joy after seeing its release. After 3 years I would be able to play it. Giving a good hour of play I feel I could have waited longer. From the read-me I was told to go to the dojo level first to learn the controls, I found that the text was unreadable due to part of it being cut off. It didn't help that the read-able text wasn't easy to understand. I then tried my hand at other levels, hoping i'll learn the controls through experience. For…

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