Natural Selection is an action-strategy game for the PC. It is a "Half-life modification", which means it is written on top of the Half-life game engine. "Mods" are a new sort of underground game development that enables small teams to create games using the technology of existing games. This means less expensive and lower risk game development, which allows experimentation and innovation. This arrangement also implies that "mods" are made as art, not for making money. When complete, Natural Selection will be released for free to all owners of Half-life, which is required to play Natural Selection. Game summary Multiplayer-only Half-life mod where one team plays marines and the other plays aliens. The humans must keep their cool and work together to assault an alien-infested spacecraft or colony. Marines vs. marines and aliens vs. aliens scenarios are also supported. "First-person strategy" with a real resource model and consequences for actions....

Mods of 2002

Mods of 2002

Jan 7, 2003 Article 41 comments

With 2002 now behind us, it is time to look at the year that was 'modification style' and scope out what captured gamers imaginations, hearts and of course...

Mods of 2003

Mods of 2003

Dec 13, 2003 Article 6 comments

With 2003 almost behind us, it is time to look at the year that was 'modification explode' and scope out what captured gamers imaginations, hearts and...

Mods of 2004

Mods of 2004

Jan 5, 2005 Article 74 comments

After 2 months, 8 thousand votes and 1.4 million mod profile visitors, the 2004 Golden Spanner Mod of the Year Awards have been decided, by you the visitors...

Mods of 2005

Mods of 2005

Jan 21, 2006 Article 82 comments

This competition needs no introduction. For the past month the community has been voting for their favorite mods. The votes were cast and the results...

Mods of 2006 - Player's Choice

Mods of 2006 - Player's Choice

Jan 13, 2007 Article 81 comments

80,000 votes. 4,000 mods. Over the course of 2 months, gamers from across the globe came together to decide which mods rank as the epitome of what our...

10 Years of Half-Life

10 Years of Half-Life

Nov 18, 2008 Article 90 comments

After 10 years, we look back at everything that the original Half-Life has given us.

Transmission 11393

Transmission 11393

Feb 13, 2009 Article 6 comments

James from Cry of fear, MuddaSheep from Half-Quake, L4D maps and the secret behind the numbers. We have it all.

7 Years of Natural Selection

7 Years of Natural Selection

Nov 1, 2009 Article 21 comments

Today 7 faithful years ago a few gentlemen gathered together to release a mod that simply took the gaming and modding community by storm.

Natural Selection SinglePlayer Storyline

Natural Selection SinglePlayer Storyline

Feb 5, 2014 Article 0 comments

A story outline made by o0t0o & DeAtH_tO_gOrDoN, originally was going to be for a NS Single Player mod that was never released except for a source...

Natural Selection - The must knows

Natural Selection - The must knows

Nov 6, 2002 Interview 15 comments

Interview conducted by azz0r to MonsieurEvil about , simply a must read for any player or fanatic.

HiveMind Interview

HiveMind Interview

Oct 24, 2004 Interview 11 comments

We pick Cha0s C0ntr0L's brain in an interview on his latest MetaMod Plugin for Half-Life's popular mod, Natural Selection.

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Released Jun 3, 2007
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