Project HDTP is a High Definition Texture Package for the original Deus Ex game. The original in-game textures were of a very low resolution, some textures even being as low as 32x32. However, it was discovered that it is possible to increase the resolution of those textures to a maximum of 256. This has been tested in-game and we have witnessed the start of a massive graphical overhaul.


1. All new remodelled and retextured Objects.

2. Objects will sport a high resolution of 256.

3. Brand new character models and matching high resolution skins.

4. Character models are more individual. For example each guard/trooper type will now have its own model instead of using the generic one.

5. Character models now have their own fingers (removing the 'mittens' effect).

6. Models that require animation will be full animated from scratch to compliment the higher quality feel.

7. Characters look darker and more moody to enhance the game play experience.

8. Vehicle models and weapons will be remodelled, skinned and reanimated.

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7 comments by Thalesa7x on Dec 23rd, 2006

Been awhile since I personally posted a news article so here it goes.

For those of you who do not keep up with the forums, our new modeler/texture artist _Alex_ has been banging out our character models. Almost at an impossible pace for me to comprehend.

Here they are:

Paul DentonWalton Simons

Any comments or suggestions, post them on our forums. Of course you can also comment on here, but not everyone comes here.

This is my last news post until the new year, so have a safe and fun Christmas/December!

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HDTP Beta Release #2 Installer

HDTP Beta Release #2 Installer

Mar 31, 2014 Demo 22 comments

As referenced on the offtopicproductions thread, this is an installer that was made out of the three beta2 packages. It also includes Kentie's DX9 and...

HDTP Beta 3

HDTP Beta 3

Jan 1, 2014 Demo 19 comments

The Third Beta version of the Project HDTP release #2 for Deus Ex. Download all 3 packages and unzip them over the respective folders. NOTE: Character...

HDTP Beta 2

HDTP Beta 2

Dec 31, 2013 Demo 2 comments

Second Beta version of the Project HDTP release #2 for Deus Ex. Download all 3 packages and unzip them over the respective folders. NOTE: Character meshes...

HDTP Beta 1

HDTP Beta 1

Dec 31, 2013 Demo 3 comments

The First Beta version of the Project HDTP release #2 for Deus Ex. Download all the packages.

HDTP Release #1

HDTP Release #1

Sep 30, 2006 Demo 18 comments

The first release of HDTP. Including: 1. gunther hermann 2. 2 demo weapons - 1 crowbar and 1 baton 3. objects and their new models and textures from phases...

HDTP Gunther Hermann Animated Video

HDTP Gunther Hermann Animated Video

Nov 1, 2005 Movies 0 comments

Gunther Hermann is seen here in animated glory. He currently has routines only for walking and running. There are multiple gunthers here but the ones...

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Jedix98 Mar 15 2014, 7:25am says:

I'm getting a problem with the MG12 soldiers, the animations won't play well with the models and crash my game. Turned the model off, the game ran just as well as it had before. Just thought you guys might like to know.

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Lainier May 14 2014, 6:40am replied:

I can't turn the model off. I click on Settings but the new HDTP options menu is not there. Does anyone know how to fix this?

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Lainier May 15 2014, 6:52am replied:

I fixed the problem. A file was in the wrong folder.

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nerdenstein Mar 30 2014, 3:02pm replied:

They know, they're fixing it for the next release should there be one. :)

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BeastBad1368 Jan 23 2014, 12:52am says:

This mod doesn't seem to work on the STEAM version of Deus Ex because all I get when I ran the exe is failed to find steam.

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nerdenstein Mar 30 2014, 3:04pm replied:

It works fine with the Steam version.
How are you installing it?
Have you installed the Release#1 first?

Working on a new installer for the beta that includes the Release #1 files.

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wakywakyme Jan 16 2014, 6:34am says:

Thank you for this.

HDTP + TNV = awesome looking, nostalgic feeling game! After my first playthrough(in years) I'll look into adding TNM or Shifter :)

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nerdenstein Jan 2 2014, 4:46pm says:


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phillon Dec 31 2013, 3:50pm says:

Awesome news about the new betas! Thank you for all your hard work; cannot wait for when this finally releases.

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ildamos Nov 20 2013, 9:17am says:

Hello! I've made a guide on how to install this and several other graphics-improving mods on YouTube: Helping out spread the word about this awesome mod in my own little way.

If you find the guide useful, please Like and/or subscribe!


"The guide contains instructions on where to find and how to install the following:

1. Kentie's Deus Ex exe
3. New Vision v1.5"

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rgt32 Jun 6 2013, 6:50pm says:

i am no one to judge but this project is semi dead becuase 7 years and they still can not finish it compared to new vision which took 5 years and it looks fantastic

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formerlyknownasMrCP Jul 18 2013, 7:14am replied:

New Vision only existed because of HDTP though, myself and DaveW originally were HDTP texture artists, we learned a lot from HDTP.

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Deus_Steezer Jul 16 2013, 7:28am replied:

It's already been said here, but you can see the project is still in progress at They released a beta with many new textures not too long ago

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TheUnbeholden Jun 10 2013, 4:12am replied:

But here they are not just reworking textures... but models as well.

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