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....
Unknown Worlds released the source code of Natural Selection and it is now free to download.
Posted by Loulimi on Jan 23rd, 2014
Everybody is now free to download and modify the source code of the mod Natural Selection.
The team just released the source code yesterday here.
"NS was one of the greatest mods of all time – And we can’t wait to see what you are able to do with it", said Hugh Jeremy in his announcement.