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Current Lambda Wars release version: Beta 2.3.4 (February 2014)

Lambda Wars (formerly called Half-Life 2: Wars) brings the struggle between the human resistance and their Combine overlords to a multiplayer real-time strategy setting.  The Lambda Wars beta only requires Alien Swarm installed to play, but you must own HL2: Episode 2 on your Steam account.  It features 3 multiplayer game modes: Sandbox, Annihilation and Overrun, showcasing the Rebels and Combine playable factions and a full-fledged RTS interface and HUD. There is also a singleplayer tutorial and a handful of singleplayer missions.

The Lambda Wars requires you own Half-Life 2: Episode Two and Alien Swarm to play.  Alien Swarm must be installed.

For questions, comments, suggestions, and support for any of our past or upcoming betas, visit our forums.

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1 comment by Ennui on Feb 27th, 2014

Hi folks! Lambda Wars is back with another small update. Beta 2.3.4 is intended mainly to fix a couple of major bugs and add some small balancing changes, so there's not much to see here this time around - but it does resolve the major animation issues in 2.3.3.

We're already hard at work on 2.3.5, which will be a more substantial release with some exciting new features, so stay tuned! In the meantime, you can download Beta 2.3.4 from one of our mirrors below and read on for the full changelog. Note that you can download a patch that updates Beta 2.3.3 to 2.3.4, a 7zip archive for the full 2.3.4 files, or an EXE installer for 2.3.4.


Enjoy, and as always please feel free to stop by our community forums to let us know what you think (as well as report bugs and suggest features)!

Lambda Wars 2.3.4 changes
Improvements and Balance:
* Increased Synth toughness against Slash and Bite (minor antlion/zombie/headcrab attacks), now Hunters make more sense in Overrun
* Added Metal attribute (tougher than Synth) for Dog and future superheavy full-metal units
* Added Crush attribute for Antlion Guard attacks, like Slash but dealing full damage to Synth and Metal
* Damage adjustments of Hunter charge and Strider impale attacks to improve gameplay
* Reduced Strider health from 2500 to 2000
* Increased range Combine Headcrab Canister Launcher from 4000 to 6000
* Combine Headcrab Canister Launcher must now be powered when launcher canisters

Maps:
* UPDATED: hlw_village

Overrun:
* Randomized attack building target of enemies to prevent enemies from attacking the same player all the time on some maps

Fixed:
* Building construction animations not playing correctly
* Auto-construction animation of Combine Power Generator looking laggy/choppy
* Various animations not played when first playing a local game and then joining a multiplayer game
* Late precache of buildings and units occurring after starting a game from the lobby
* Air units (e.g. Manhack, Strider) not moving to their exact waypoints on a route to a goal, causing navigation issues
* Combine Metro Police does not play correct animation when falling (T-pose)

Sandbox:
* Updated the tool bar style

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Lambda Wars 2.3.4 FULL 7z

Lambda Wars 2.3.4 FULL 7z

Feb 23, 2014 Full Version 1 comment

Install Instructions: 1. Extract contents into your sourcemods folder (default location: C:\Program Files (x86)\steam\steamapps\sourcemods). 2. Restart...

Lambda Wars 2.3.4 7z PATCH

Lambda Wars 2.3.4 7z PATCH

Feb 23, 2014 Patch 0 comments

Install Instructions: 1. Extract contents into your sourcemods folder (default location: C:\Program Files (x86)\steam\steamapps\sourcemods) and overwrite...

Lambda Wars 2.3.4 FULL EXE

Lambda Wars 2.3.4 FULL EXE

Feb 23, 2014 Full Version 1 comment

Installer for Lambda Wars 2.3.4, a real-time strategy modification for Half-Life 2.

Lambda Wars 2.3.3 7z PATCH

Lambda Wars 2.3.3 7z PATCH

Feb 9, 2014 Patch 1 comment

Install Instructions: 1. Extract contents into your sourcemods folder (default location: C:\Program Files (x86)\steam\steamapps\sourcemods) and overwrite...

Lambda Wars 2.3.3 FULL EXE

Lambda Wars 2.3.3 FULL EXE

Feb 9, 2014 Full Version 9 comments

Installer for Lambda Wars 2.3.3, a real-time strategy modification for Half-Life 2

Lambda Wars 2.3.3 FULL 7z

Lambda Wars 2.3.3 FULL 7z

Feb 9, 2014 Full Version 0 comments

Install Instructions: 1. Extract contents into your sourcemods folder (default location: C:\Program Files (x86)\steam\steamapps\sourcemods). 2. Restart...

Post comment Comments  (1670 - 1680 of 1,856)
Stalker989
Stalker989 Apr 28 2008, 7:40am says:

i installed it
but i can`t run it...
have no exe file...

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Sander
Sander Apr 28 2008, 7:45am replied:

Startup steam and look into your gamelist.

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Stalker989
Stalker989 Apr 27 2008, 8:55am says:

Guys i have a prob whit the installation
all filles that are being installed are skipped
e.g. skipped: SDK_Water_ps14.vcs

can someone pls help!?
THX...

+1 vote     reply to comment
Sander
Sander Apr 28 2008, 2:10am replied:

Maybe you don't have permission to install files?

+1 vote     reply to comment
kacsand
kacsand Apr 27 2008, 2:53pm replied:

try to delet it and install it again it happend to me allso

+1 vote     reply to comment
Stalker989
Stalker989 Apr 27 2008, 8:53am says:

Guys i have a prob whit the installation
all filles that are being installed are skipped
e.g. skipped: SDK_Water_ps14.vcs

can someone pls help!?
THX...

+2 votes     reply to comment
snotmaster0
snotmaster0 Apr 25 2008, 10:42pm says:

Looks sweet! Keep up the good work!

+1 vote     reply to comment
legendarysmith
legendarysmith Apr 24 2008, 4:03pm says:

I think you have one of the greatest gaming minds of all.

+2 votes     reply to comment
Sander
Sander Apr 19 2008, 4:45am replied:

You don't have episode one installed likely

+1 vote     reply to comment
casualties1000
casualties1000 Apr 20 2008, 9:35pm replied:

lol yep

+1 vote     reply to comment
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