Swarm Keeper is a Dungeon Keeper inspired modification for Alien Swarm. It offers the following features: Build a dungeon for your creatures (aliens), imps which perform tasks for you (like digging blocks away, collecting gold), a portal through which creatures enter your dungeon, different room types (treasure, lair, hatchery and training), a dungeon heart, which must be protected from enemies and invading marines as enemies. This mod should be considered as an experiment to bring a Dungeon Keeper like game to the Source Engine.
New version of Swarm Keeper. Non explored parts of the map are now made full black, three new spells, selected blocks for digging are now glowing green and updated sounds. Install Instructions: 1. Extract contents into your sourcemods folder (default location: C:\Program Files (x86)\steam\steamapps\sourcemods). 2. Restart steam. 3. "Swarm Keeper" should now appear in your games list. If you do not have "Alien Swarm" installed, it will ask you to download it upon launching the mod.
- Selected blocks now glow green - Initially fog of war of non explorered map parts are now made black/not visible - New spell "Heal", which heals the target creature - New spell "Speed", which increases the speed of the target creature by 100% for 30 seconds - New spell "Call to Arms", which forces all creatures in the dungeon to defend the target position at cost of 2 gold per 1.25 seconds - Added tooltips with descriptions to Spells and Room buttons - Added heal effect to creatures healing in the Lair (effect by ProgSys) - Replaced placeholder sounds by more Alien Swarm themed sounds (by Sergeant Toni) - Minor loading optimizations - Minor changes in creature navigation and performance improvements - Fixed potential crash on changing maps - Fixed max gold potentially being incorrectly displayed on map start - Added moddefaults.txt from CSGO (provides better default video settings first time launch) - Replaced Awesomium by Chromium Embedded Framework (HTML/CSS UI) - Updated embedded Python to 2.7.4 RC1 - Fixed mod incorrectly requiring Half-Life 2: Episode Two (should only require Alien Swarm installed)