This mod improves the Zero Hour game by fixing almost all bugs in the game, with tons of balances, improved AI, and many enhanced features. There are also additional stuffs for all factions and sub-factions including Civilians. This mod also including playable Boss General with fully functional AI.

The NProject Mod main features:

  • Almost perfect Zero Hour. It is what Zero Hour should have been in the first time, keeping the game's original look while greatly improving its content. Tons of bugs and exploits were fixed, the balance has been improved and retoned and the AI has been improved sightly. NProject Mod is the best patch mod you can get for Zero Hour.
  • Enabled Boss General to be played in skirmish and multiplayer with balance and playability added so it is not overpowered.
  • More than 35 new units, structures, upgrades, and special abilities. These new things were added to give each specific General more choices in tactics and preserve the balance among all factions.
  • More than 15 new maps for skirmish and multiplayer with improved AI. All existing maps also have been improved with better pathfinding, enhanced AI, and less lag. The Generals Challenge missions also have been enhanced, including the new Demolition General mission.
  • Small changes that makes big things. Several minor fixes and improvement have been applied as well. From the things like destructible props and trees, several improved explosion particles, to necessary model improvements.
  • Additional features for Zero Hour:
    - Expanded option menu, enabled the anti-aliasing, language filter, and draw cursor settings.
    - Integrated WorldBuilder Mesh Mold Tool, with several template shapes help the mappers.
    - Added the missing Generals Challenge missions, the Infantry General (soon) and Demolition General.
    - Complete Generals-Zero Hour campaigns, added with some extra missions. (soon)

Our future planned release packages:

  • The original NProject Mod final version (dubbed "NPM 2.Final")
    Will be pretty much the same as the current release but with more features enabled than was originally intended. It will have the complete campaign missions from both vanilla Generals and Zero Hour, including several new additional missions. It also gets additional maps with new tech structures that we have yet to add (such as Tech Radio Station and Tech Factory). Of course there also will be plenty of new props for WorldBuilder to be used in maps.
  • The Classic Mode
    Will come with the final version above. In this mode, the additional stuff will be removed. Boss General will be not playable in this mode. The rosters will be reverted back to the original Zero Hour, yet all the fixes and balances of NProject Mod still exist. However, some new additions will still be kept if deemed required for the balance. This mode will be the new perfect build core of Zero Hour.
  • The N-Project aka the "NProject Mod 3.0".
    Leaving the current format "stay close to the original", this one will include 12 brand new generals with sightly unique game mechanics, some are the returning ZH generals with completely revamped armies. No vanilla factions selectable.

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4 comments by n5p29 on Apr 18th, 2013

A faulty line in patch 2.8.1 has been found. The hotfix has been made.
This 2.8.1 hotfix version fixes the vChina Command Center bug that can't purchase the Radar after the mines upgrade, and some other command button issues as well.

Click here to download the 2.8.1 with the hotfix. For everyone who already downloaded the 2.8.1, please redownload the file.

We apologize for this issue. Thank you.

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NProject Mod 2.8.1

Apr 10, 2013 Patch 24 comments

Patch for NProject Mod 2.8 with its main feature the completed Generals Challenge with the new Infantry General stage.

NProject Mod 2.8 - No Installer

NProject Mod 2.8 - No Installer

Jul 24, 2012 Full Version 12 comments

No-Installer Version of NProject Mod 2.8. For Mac users, and also for people who cannot use the mod installer and launcher for some reason.

NProject Mod 2.8

NProject Mod 2.8

Jul 24, 2012 Full Version 27 comments

The third installment of NProject Mod. This version 2.8 has made another achievement in that each of the generals has received all of their new toys...

NProject Mod 2.7.1

NProject Mod 2.7.1

Jan 9, 2011 Patch 18 comments

Patch for NProject Mod 2.7 that adds the missing features in version 2.7 as well as several other tweaks, balances, and fixes as always. Requires NPM...

NProject Mod 2.7

NProject Mod 2.7

Aug 20, 2010 Full Version 49 comments

The new NProject Mod release. This new version further improve the game much more compared to the previous version. Almost all bugs in ZH have been fixed...

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Shoop Da Whoop Mini-Mod

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This is n5p29 Shoop Da Whoop Mini-Mod for ZH. This mod includes Shoop Da Whoop Guy in Xmas Outfit for all factions. NOTE: This mini-mod is for fun only...

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akaterasu Nov 25 2014, 2:12pm says:

Hey man, great mod! Just one question though, are you gonna release a widescreen add on for this? :)

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Hayabusa91 Nov 16 2014, 3:38am says:

If you ever release a new version, please consider "Rebalancing the game" according to unofficial balance patch 1.06

Your bug/glichfixes are amaizing, but the balance of ZH was always a pain in the arese, not just vs Human players, but vs the AI aswell.

My 2 cents.

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n5p29 Nov 16 2014, 6:14am replied:

this mod balance is based more on vGen balance instead vZH balance, along with several more additions where it is needed. while I also used many other mods to cross-check their balance, of course including 1.06. I see 1.06 balance just went overboard so I only pick several changes that deemed important.

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Macca3568 Oct 29 2014, 9:23am says:

Um, so I did a no installer install, and i can play fine until my game decides to randomly close and an error message comes up saying:You have encountered a serious error. Serious errors can be caused by many things including viruses, overheated hardware and hardware that does not meet the minimum specifications for the game. Please visit forums etc. etc. I was doing the Challenge mode me as Laser Gen and against the Air force Gen. It probably isn't performance as my PC isn't lagging at all, so I don't understand why this is happening. Pls Hlep.

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n5p29 Creator
n5p29 Oct 29 2014, 9:52am replied:

check the ReleaseCrashInfo.txt for crash report

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Ehd420 Oct 31 2014, 4:42pm replied:

Any plans to re-add the cut USA and GLA boss generals? So far Pro:Gen is the only mod I know of that's done this, however that mod's pretty dated and has some major bugs.

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n5p29 Nov 2 2014, 4:20am replied:

on version 3.0 (and that's still long way to go).
as the current Boss General is the mix of those three, it's just weird to add them right now.
I'd like to link you to the wiki page for more info, but the server have been taken down for some time and I didn't have any backup for those. So what I can say now is "yes, but later".

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TehBigBoom Oct 7 2014, 6:53am says:

Apologies for being an idiot, but does anyone happen to have a mirror link for the 2.8 and the fixed 2.8.1?
Somehow i can download everything in ModDB but these :(

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a very good mod over all

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