Modular Combat is a role-playing shooter based in the Half-Life universe.

The Resistance, Combine, and Aperture Science are testing the HEV Mark VI Combat System. Combatants face off against each other, and monsters, in the Controlled Combat Testing Facility, which is monitored by a super-computer known as BoSS.

There are over 50 modules that can be upgraded at any level, in any combination. Modules give combatants amazing abilities such as flying, teleporting, spawning minions, and shooting flechettes or energy balls. Basically, if you want to kill something in a special way...

We have a module for that.

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Note: The Modular Combat that you can currently download is broken due to an update by Valve (to its resource package format).

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10 comments by PAL-18 on Dec 16th, 2014

Well i managed to do just that! and not only did i do it, i wrote a batch file that completely automates the task for you! (damn thing took me over 8 hours to write and debug).

Important: If you have any of these games installed to a custom path outside of your "C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam" directory then this fix will not work for you. You will have to do the manual fix or temporarily move the games back to their default steam directory.

To use the fix, you need the following installed:

  • Team Fortress 2 (the batch file uses a tool in TF2)
  • Half-Life 2: Deathmatch
  • Half-Life 2: Episode 2

These 3 are required for the game to work flawlessly. If you don't own Half-Life 2: Episode 2 then a couple of enemies will show up as huge red error models. If you plan on playing the upcoming Half-Life 3, i suggest you get Half-Life 2: Episode 2 because Half-Life 3 apparently will continue the storyline. Episode 2 costs $8 on Steam and you can get it here.

If you dont have Team Fortress 2 (it's free and won't cost you a penny) or don't want to install Team Fortress 2 then you'll have to do the manual fix. I haven't started on the video tutorial for the manual fix yet but once its ready, it can be found here. I also have to rewrite the server tutorial, so i'll do that tomorrow too.

To run the fix do the following:

  1. Download the zip on the downloads page.
  2. Extract the contents of the zip someplace on your hard drive.
  3. Double click "Fix Modular Combat.bat".
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions.
  5. Wait. The whole process will take several minutes to complete and if you close the window, you'll have to start it all over again.

In addition, to give everyone a chance to play i put up 6 servers. I don't know if my server box can handle this many and if i can even host more than this, but we'll see how it handles it.

Each server is different:

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Vanilla Maps Only: These are maps included with HL2DM and ModCom so you dont have to download anything. Gamemode change by vote is enabled.

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Custom Maps Only: These are maps i converted to work with Modular Combat but you will have to download them but through FastDL. Gamemode change by vote is enabled.

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Mixed Maps: A mix of all Vanilla and Custom maps so sometimes you'll have to download through FastDL. Gamemode change via vote is enabled.

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PvP Only: A mix of all Vanilla and Custom maps so sometimes you'll have to download through FastDL. Gamemode change via vote is disabled.

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PvPvM Only: A mix of all Vanilla and Custom maps so sometimes you'll have to download through FastDL. Gamemode change via vote is disabled.

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PvM Coop Only: A mix of all Vanilla and Custom maps so sometimes you'll have to download through FastDL. Gamemode change via vote is disabled.

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Modular Combat Fix (v2)

Modular Combat Fix (v2)

Dec 16, 2014 Script 5 comments

I've been craving Modular Combat for many months now and i couldn't bear to wait for Modular Combat 2 to come out so i thought i'd take a crack at fixing...

Modular Combat 2.0.6 FUll Version (Installer)

Modular Combat 2.0.6 FUll Version (Installer)

Jul 21, 2012 Full Version 6 comments

If you have never played Modular Combat before, or need to reinstall, this is the version you want to download. The installer will automatacally extract...

Modular Combat 2.0.6 FUll Version (Zipped)

Modular Combat 2.0.6 FUll Version (Zipped)

Jul 21, 2012 Full Version 2 comments

If you have never played Modular Combat before and would prefer installing it manually, this is the version you want to download. Extract it to your "steam/steamapps/sourcemods...

Modular Combat 2.0.6 (Update)

Modular Combat 2.0.6 (Update)

Jul 21, 2012 Patch 0 comments

Update: If you are updating from 2.0.5 or 2.0.5B, this is the version you want to download. Extract it to your "steam/steamapps/sourcemods/" directory...

Modular Combat 2.0.5B Update Files

Modular Combat 2.0.5B Update Files

Jan 9, 2012 Installer Tool 0 comments

Use this if you do not have Modular Combat 2.0.5. This version is a bug fix, which also boosts base aux recharge and adds a new map. Make sure to Read...

Modular Combat 2.0.5B Full Version

Modular Combat 2.0.5B Full Version

Jan 9, 2012 Installer Tool 2 comments

Use this if you do not have Modular Combat 2.0.5. This version is a bug fix, which also boosts base aux recharge and adds a new map. Make sure to Read...

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imweezel60
imweezel60 Jun 28 2012, 12:32pm says:

HL2 updates are getting irritating...

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Predalienator
Predalienator Jun 28 2012, 3:38am says:

How come theres no servers?

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TweeZZ
TweeZZ Jun 22 2012, 5:00pm says:

Please give out the source, this mod has gone so FAR and is incredible. Don't let your hard work die.

+2 votes     reply to comment
_zero
_zero Jun 19 2012, 1:21pm says:

I get an engine error while trying to start. Could not load library client...

+1 vote     reply to comment
Gregar
Gregar Jun 10 2012, 7:13pm says:

this game didnt even go far with the new developers sombody step forth and take this mod to new heights

+2 votes     reply to comment
xBlaze889
xBlaze889 May 29 2012, 12:29am says:

I saw no servers. Kinda pointless, but hosting a local server vs monsters can be fun.

+2 votes     reply to comment
Bio.☣
Bio.☣ Apr 28 2012, 12:52am says:

every server i try to connect to it says the server is using different class tables

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HydroAmbience
HydroAmbience May 14 2012, 6:04pm replied:

Probaly because hl2 was updated lately.

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Jack5500
Jack5500 Apr 21 2012, 3:33pm says:

I played it again yesterday and I saw that you used maps, that don't belong to modular combat nor to HL2DM. Did you ask for permission to use these?

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Evil-Police
Evil-Police Apr 26 2012, 2:50am replied:

We do not own the server, and those maps are not distributed with ModCom.

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Modular combat is pure AWSOME
RPG/FPS are awsome and MC is the best at it

Dec 1 2010, 8:33am by woot835

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