Nightmare House 2 is a horror themed modification for Half Life 2 (Episode 2).

The mod started as a small map pack for Half-Life 2 in 2005. Nightmare House 2 is to continue the bizarre story of the stranger who had the misfortune to crash his car outside an old house with a horrific past.

In Nightmare House 2 you wake up inside an abandoned hospital with no understanding of how you came to be there, only a vague memory of the girl from Nightmare House haunts you. Soon it will be difficult to determine between a dream and reality. How long will it take you to realize that escape is not an option?

Nightmare House 2 is now out!


Hen Mazolski - Mod leader, Mod designer, Ideas, Mapper, Writer

Harry "eXeC" Jeffery - Coder

Christopher "Guessmyname" Jones - Modeling, Texture artist

Pedro "TigerboyPT" Calvo - Faceposer animator, Texture artist, Video editing

David Kingery - Voice-actor, Writer

Danielle McRae - Voice-actress

Yoav "Koolfox" Landau - Music, Sound editing

Aidin Ashoori - Music

Ido Tal - Design consultant, Web publishing

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26 comments by Hen7 on Nov 14th, 2014

Hey guys, it's been a while.

As some of you may know, Nightmare House 2 has been broken for quite some time now.
But we come bearing good news!

Over the last few weeks the entire original NH2 team (with a few new members as well) has been working on fixing the game, porting it to the 2013 version of the source engine, as well as adding lots of other stuff and fixes.

So whats in the new version?

  • It actually works! - As the NH2 2007 version was broken until now.
  • Runs on Source Engine 2013 - which has many engine improvements.
  • A few new bits in the game - you might find a new thing or two.
  • A few new models, sounds, and textures - we're trying to get rid of third party content.
  • Better visuals - lighting improvements, new shaders, and more.
  • Lots of bug fixing - over the years we collected many bugs, now we fixed them all.
  • More small additions and changes to the maps - to make things better, and more clear.
  • Many more.

What MIGHT be in the new version?

  • Mac version
  • Oculus Rift support
  • More new models and textures (hopefully replacing HL2 assets as well).
  • New weapons (see more below)

(We're currently looking at these features, we can't promise we'll manage to do them all, but we'll try).

So yeah, there you have it.
We can't have any actual release date yet but you can expect it to be coming soon.
We're also looking at Steam Greenlight, but we'll dig into it once the game is fully fixed first.

Wanted - Weapon modeler

We're currently looking for a talented weapon modeler to help us replace the third party models we had in the original NH2, note that being able to animate the weapons is also a huge plus.
If you think you can help, PM us!

Stay tuned.
The NH2 team.

Nightmare House 2 - 2013 promo

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Nightmare House 2 source files

Nightmare House 2 source files

Jan 1, 2011 Singleplayer Map 14 comments

The source files of Nightmare House 2. includes things such as vmfs, source code, etc.

Nightmare House 2: The Lost Files

Nightmare House 2: The Lost Files

Sep 18, 2010 Singleplayer Map 9 comments

A pack of old content and development material, contains work from me and the rest of the team, taken from different phases of development which did not...

Nightmare House 2 Soundtrack

Nightmare House 2 Soundtrack

Sep 18, 2010 Music 7 comments

The Nightmare House 2 Soundtrack, featuring the music from the game in high quality, with a few bonus tracks.

Nightmare House 2 Release 1.0 (.EXE)

Nightmare House 2 Release 1.0 (.EXE)

Aug 22, 2010 Full Version 114 comments

The time has arrived. It was not easy, but after nonstop work in the past weeks I’m thrilled to announce that Nightmare House 2 is officially out!

Nightmare House 2 Release 1.0 (.RAR)

Nightmare House 2 Release 1.0 (.RAR)

Aug 22, 2010 Full Version 40 comments

The time has arrived. It was not easy, but after nonstop work in the past weeks I’m thrilled to announce that Nightmare House 2 is officially out!

Nightmare House 1 (2005) Auto installer

Nightmare House 1 (2005) Auto installer

Apr 13, 2007 Singleplayer Map 27 comments

The first Nightmare House, from 2005, if you haven't played it yet and you like the idea of Nightmare House 2, be sure to grab it! Automatic installer.

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YotsubatoSupra Apr 10 2010, 12:31pm says:

God, People are dumb. They watch the trailer, and I assume the whole thing. Then they ask when it will be out.

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ZANTA_CLAWS Apr 10 2010, 3:06pm replied:

if you hate basic nature (seeing something good, and wondering how long you'll have to wait to have more of it), then how the **** are you still alive today?

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YotsubatoSupra Apr 11 2010, 1:08am replied:

But it obviously states when it will be out. When the time comes Ken will tell us our date to **** our self's. But till then lets wait patiently. Asking when it will come out ever 2 days does not make it happen faster

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ZANTA_CLAWS Apr 11 2010, 9:14am replied:

first: its hen, not ken. this is not Street Fighter Remake.
second: he did anounce that it would be in: Q4 09-Q2 2010, which does give us a rough est. of when the mod will be out.
third: technally speaking asking when it will be out kills a good 5 seconds..which means ur 5 seconds closer to the mod :)

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eXeC64 Apr 12 2010, 10:14am replied:

And it wastes about 15 seconds of the mod makers time when they read it and consider replying. This gives you an extra 10 second wait each time you ask.

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CrowSp2 Apr 10 2010, 8:46am says:

Really nice! ;D I cant wait to play it.

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qwertyp12345 Apr 10 2010, 4:19am says:

Awesome!When this come?

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Eblup Apr 9 2010, 6:17pm says:

I just watched the video, and I think I love you. It's amassing!

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Mr.Mellon Apr 9 2010, 5:20pm says:

dang for some reason reminds me off fear

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ZANTA_CLAWS Apr 9 2010, 5:31pm replied:

mabye kuz alma is from fear lol XD

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Highest Rated (26 agree) 10/10

Awesome nightmare feeling! Better than FEAR or other horror shooter. One of the best, or the best mod in 2010.

Nov 20 2010, 7:15am by cW#Ravenblood

Lowest Rated (3 agree) 4/10

Too much like F.E.A.R. and I wasn't too amazed by the last boss.

Sep 1 2010, 11:40pm by the-ghost

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