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Michael Bott, Stephen DeBaun, Justin Krenz and Ryan Sebenius talk about Smashball and the future of the amazing mod.

Posted by Henley on Feb 3rd, 2009
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Developer Banter, the only show you need for an insight into mods and indie game development. This time in the hot seat is the Smashball Labs team, the guys behind Smashball a mod for Half-Life 2 named the galaxy’s most violent virtual sport! Michael Bott, Stephen DeBaun, Justin Krenz and Ryan Sebenius talk about the development and future of this amazing mod.


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Tatsur0
Tatsur0 Feb 3 2009, 3:48pm says:

Awesome show and great news for Smashball. I've really enjoyed this mod and wishing you guys the best of luck.

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takua108
takua108 Feb 3 2009, 11:11pm says:

Smashball is my favorite third-party HL2 mod since Dystopia! I love it!

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tacoo
tacoo Feb 6 2009, 6:41pm says:

Wow. You guys mentioned cookies :)

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keyser_soze
keyser_soze Feb 10 2009, 4:02pm says:

This game is way underplayed, and its one of the best mods here.

NEEDS MORE PUBLICITY

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Paulendy
Paulendy Mar 7 2009, 11:46am says:

I used to play until I got too good and they changed it so much that I just couldn't get back into it... I stopped playing at least 2 months ago and I am still the third best halfback...

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