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....
The Natural Selection manual is been released! It can be located online, as well as in a zipped download. It is entirely in HTML and covers tons of indepth information about how to play NS, background information, and tons of extra features. Check out the Online Version and the Downloadable Zip (1.8MB,
Posted by BlueWolf72 on Oct 29th, 2002
The Natural Selection manual is been released! It can be located online, as well as in a zipped download. It is entirely in HTML and covers tons of indepth information about how to play NS, background information, and tons of extra features.
A few errors in the manual which will be corrected first thing in the morning, but this will give you just about all that you need to learn about Natural Selection.