Mod Of The Year 2013 Editors Choice - Best Singleplayer Mod



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Initial Story
In 2049, unsavory conditions are rampant throughout the world. As soon as it becomes clear that a terrorist attack in Shenzhen, China, was carried out by perpetrators with ties to international groups and that Hong Kong may be their next target - the United Nations Anti-Terrorist Coalition (UNATCO) dispatches their first nano-augmented agent, Mad Ingram, into the city to prevent the situation from escalating any further.


Deus Ex: Nihilum (DXN, DEN or Nihilum for short) is a First Person Shooter mod taking place in an alternate Deus Ex continuity. It features new made-from-scratch original content, while also extensively featuring material from the UNATCO Born mod (used with permission from fender2k1, UB's project leader) and Deus Ex: Revision (used in accordance with the mod's license).

As of July 2015, Deus Ex: Nihilum has effectively entered its end-of-life product stage, meaning that no further technical support will be provided by FastGamerr.


* Over 15,000 downloads!
* Completely new score with 80+ tracks (over 2 hours of music
)
* 2,200+ lines (more than 3.5 hours of audio)
* 7-13 hours of gameplay (estimate based on testers' playthrough times)
* Three new weapons: the Walther P99 pistol, Light Machine Gun 2049, Gauss Gun (EMP)
- Exploration is everything! Treat the levels as mazes and prepare for back-tracking! While it can be baffling that people are leaving valuable items and other belongings out in the open, agent Ingram doesn't seem to mind!
- Save often and use several savegame slots! This will hopefully save you a lot of time when it comes to handling certain odd issues.
- Encrypted datacubes: Remember, once you've hacked an encrypted datacube, you have to click on it again to make the datacube information window disappear.
- General rule on hacking: Keep in mind that you do not need this skill to advance the main plot itself. However, its general usefulness cannot be underestimated!
* One of the Top 100 mods in 2013 Mod of the Year Awards!

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8 comments by FastGamerr on Oct 6th, 2013

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"Aside from the weak voice acting, Nihilum would even qualify as a commercial add-on for the original Deus Ex." - Lassi Lapintie, Pelit 8/2013

(Original quote in Finnish, freely translated by FastGamerr)


Mod Of The Year 2013 Editors Choice - Best Singleplayer Mod


DXN Beta 01 - Station

Deus Ex: Nihilum was also featured by:

Eidos Montréal
Harvey Smith
(retweeted by Mike Laidlaw)
Alexander Brandon
GOG.com
Kotaku
PC Gamer
RockPaperShotgun
The Escapist Magazine
International Business Times

Big thanks to everyone who featured the mod!

Additional thanks to everyone who voted DXN into MOTY 2013 Top 100!

Deus Ex: Nihilum was also reviewed by the most prominent Finnish gaming magazine, Pelit, in their August 2013 issue (thus also fulfilling one of my earliest goals when it came to editing games). Suuret kiitokset!

DXN WIP November 2011 - Hong Kong



Naturally, it's obvious that you can't please everyone and DXN certainly did receive plenty of feedback from all parts of the spectrum (you can read some of my follow-up thoughts from the anniversary retrospective). However, after going through all the trouble to finish the mod, I was very glad to find out that my efforts were appreciated by fellow DX editors like Trasher64 and {zXc}Henry from Deus Ex: Revision and SilverSpook from Terminus Machina. All in all, I'm very satisfied with the reception the mod got.

DXN WIP October 2011 - Forichi Night Club


Don't forget that if you run into weird issues in DXN, PLEASE CHECK THE FAQ FIRST FOR POSSIBLE HELP! If that doesn't cut it, please check if the OTP Forums have had any experience over similar issues.

In addition to having its own TVTropes entry, I'm glad that there are multiple playthrough videos of the mod on YouTube - some bringing up valid points! If you want to see a 100% complete playthrough of DXN, here are at least three playthroughs worth checking out!


Deus Ex: Nihilum - Queens, New York City


To sum things up/TL;DR:
With critical acclaim from most of the players, fellow notable DX editors, ModDB and the gaming press, Deus Ex: Nihilum was a definite success! I really can't thank you enough! :]

I sincerely hope that plenty of great mods will continue to be made for Deus Ex. :] In the mean time, check these out!

Don't forget to check out this project from SilverSpook Games!!

As of July 2015, Deus Ex: Nihilum has effectively entered its end-of-life product stage, meaning that no further technical support will be provided by FastGamerr.

Cheers, and best of luck in the future!
- FastGamerr

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Deus Ex: Nihilum - Soundtrack

Deus Ex: Nihilum - Soundtrack

Jun 23, 2013 Music 13 comments

A collection of selected music from Deus Ex: Nihilum in MP3 format, 320kbps CBR. Includes 55 tracks from the mod + 1 Bonus Track. The tracks on the album...

Deus Ex: Nihilum

Deus Ex: Nihilum

May 28, 2013 Full Version 44 comments

Deus Ex: Nihilum (DXN, DEN or Nihilum for short) is a First Person Shooter mod taking place in an alternate Deus Ex continuity. It features new made-from-scratch...

Deus Ex: Nihilum SDK

Deus Ex: Nihilum SDK

May 28, 2013 SDK 2 comments

Deus Ex: Nihilum SDK (DXN SDK) contains most of the source material needed to recompile the Unreal Package files (AKA .U files) of the mod Deus Ex: Nihilum...

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Guest Jul 27 2015 says:

Ah 4 more days of tech support left!!!!!!!

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FastGamerr Creator
FastGamerr Aug 1 2015 replied:

Yup. If you have any more issues with the mod, I can't help you out. Sorry.

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Guest
Guest Aug 1 2015 replied:

Looking forward to your super-cut of HK. Looks awesome!

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Guest
Guest Jul 22 2015 says:

Hi, I'm stuck on the safehouse mission because of a bug with one of the 4 security terminals;

I've opened every security tier from 2-4, but I haven't opened up security tier 1 because the door to the terminal has shut itself and won't open.
The problem is that even though I can look through the safehouse security terminals and see that it's unlocked on the interior, I can't actually get into the safehouse because the tier 1 doors are still blocking the way.

I'd have ghosted past the doors but for some strange reason every time I try to modify the desktop shortcut to include the -hax0r suffix windows tells me the target file is invalid and won't let me change it. It even does this with the default setup.

Any help you can offer would be greatly appreciated.

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Guest
Guest Jul 22 2015 replied:

Managed to fix it by restarting from the beginning of the level. Was annoying but oh well.

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FastGamerr Creator
FastGamerr Jul 23 2015 replied:

Exactly my thoughts when I played through the mod myself last week, I really wish I hadn't made everything so vague. :/

The hotel will be cut out and the David Yoon scenario reconfigured in DXN-AE, stay tuned: Moddb.com

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Guest
Guest Jul 26 2015 replied:

This is just an addendum, but I was playing through Dynamene a few minutes ago and I ran into an infinite script recursion in the Inner Section close to where you fight Novikova, right behind one of the switch operated gates. It's being caused by a breakable wall of some sort and triggers whenever I try to pick up the ammo on the enforcer behind the gate, not sure exactly why it's happening though.

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FastGamerr Creator
FastGamerr Aug 1 2015 replied:

Can be found from the FAQ. But alas, technical support for this mod from me is over. Sorry.

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Silmarill_SK
Silmarill_SK Jul 8 2015 says:

Just replayed the mod and had even more fun than on the first play.
The maps are rich in details, the storyline is interesting. The voice acting isn't that great, but it is compensated by occasional joke lines in the dialogues.

A must have for any Deus Ex fan!

...a big THANK YOU to Fastgamerr. Let's hope you will get back on the modding scene!

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FastGamerr Creator
FastGamerr Jul 14 2015 replied:

Gee, thanks man.

'twas nothing.

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