"We just have received word that a group of terrorists took over the Lonely Weapons Laboratory near Seattle. No more information are currently available. The CEO of Lonely Weapons, Fuzzy Mcgee is currently missing and we have not been able to establish contact with the terrorists. Your main objective is to infiltrate the laboratory and find Mcgee. Find information. I want to know who is behind this." The third person mod, Half-Life: Tactical Espionage Action puts the player in the role of secret agent Frank Johnson. His mission? To stop evil!

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Patch 1.1 is ready.
The annoying slider bug could be removed.

Additional maps and a continuing story in development.


Patch 1.1 is coming soon.

Patch 1.1 is coming soon.

5 years ago News 1 comment

Patch 1.1 is coming soon. Maybe even this year.

Half-Life: Tactical Espionage Action

Half-Life: Tactical Espionage Action

5 years ago News 23 comments

Inspired by the Metal Gear Solid Series, Half Life: Tactical Espionage Action was developed.

Half-Life: Tactical Espionage Action

Half-Life: Tactical Espionage Action

5 years ago News 0 comments

From the creators of HL escape comes TEA. A half-life mod that gives tactical espionage action a whole new meaning.

A Year in Review - Quarter Three

A Year in Review - Quarter Three

5 years ago Feature 23 comments

July through September Modification 2010 Releases.

HL: TEA - Bugfix

HL: TEA - Bugfix

1 year ago Patch 3 comments

A file is missing, I add them. Copy to the root directory.

TEA Patch 1.1

TEA Patch 1.1

4 years ago Patch 1 comment

TEA Patch 1.1 The annoying slider bug could be removed :)

Half-Life: Tactical Espionage Action

Half-Life: Tactical Espionage Action

5 years ago Full Version 34 comments

After curtly 2 Years it´s done...... TEA release!

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Luka_Grunt Sep 14 2010 buried:


Can someone can make a walktrought?

I dont own HL1...I buyed HL2,HL2EP1,HL2DM,HLS,HLSDM!
When i was buying i was an Half Life collectors edition or something like that,but i buyed HL2 because it was new and alot of mods.

Next month or two months after there was no more HL collectors edition ;-( in the gameshop !!

Wish me luck finding HL collectors edition :D

Also nice mod,you worked alone but that was actualy stupid...
Because of that there are not much new features =/

Ask some modders to give you some codes and ask from arragment or gomod team to give you ragdoll psyhics also find a coder that could put options and buttons for like melle kicks...press some numbers on numpad to get some great kick combos!

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aizaene190 Sep 23 2010 replied:

**** you!! luka_grunt, not much people are making HL 1 mods nowadays and cant you see? he added some great stuff to the mod,. you *******..

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eatleadsukka Sep 23 2010 replied:

Are you ******* kidding me?!? You are the worst at spelling, and we dont really care if you want to get the collectors edition or not. And you dont have to be a **** about him working by himself. IF you would actualy read some of the updates, or would look at media, you would notice that there are MANY changes to the game. Such as, thirdperson, you are a specialist, CQC, the codec, and bunch of other stuff that you failed to look at.

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Minuit Sep 18 2010 replied:


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Keptron Sep 13 2010 says:

Looks interesting, wish I had HL1 ( I only got HL1 Source :\ )

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JonnyBoy0719 Sep 14 2010 buried:


lol i can make my hl (real) cracked ^^ hehehe and then put it on depositefiles ^^ "i have the CD" and 1.6

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xXMaNiAcXx Sep 25 2010 replied:

This isn't cool.
Some guys here needs to learn things quickly, or they will meet Henley's BanHammer...

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Nokiaman Sep 13 2010 says:

This is really awesome mod aside from the bugs.

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deciever Sep 13 2010 says:

I clear at present some bugs.

patching soon

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Jeffman12 Sep 13 2010 says:

Here's my review
-Solid gameplay with only a couple exploits/glitches
--Kicking enemies through walls made parts of this that might have been too hard extremely easy.
--Slight brush inclines tended to get the character stuck at the ends of stairs or when running through cargo containers
-Voice acting was decent, but didn't match the subtitles.
--During one particular intermission, it seems like the characters are attempting sarcasm, but it just doesn't go with the rest of the narrative.
--At the end, when potentially life ending peril is announced to the main character he responds with "Oh, great" when even Snake, would have retorted with "YOU COULDN'T HAVE ____ UNTIL BEFORE YOU ____!? What kind of operation IS THIS?"
-Music Not bad, but not too noticeable most of the time.
--Metal Gear's combat music is cool and fitting, but something more original would be great.
Rating: I'd give it a 7. With the difficulty tuned down in one or two parts and the two glitches fixed, it's easily worth a replay.
A sequel would be a welcome sight in my eyes. Longer, slightly more functionality(maybe in the form of a gadget or two), and more original content, and you've got a real winner.

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Jesusfreak Sep 13 2010 replied:

Something more original than MGS's combat music? Are you insane!?

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JonnyBoy0719 Sep 13 2010 replied:

make one here instead XD

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Jeffman12 Sep 13 2010 replied:

Oh, wow, sorry, in all my time here, I never knew of that feature.

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Highest Rated (5 agree) 10/10


Dec 8 2011 by Captain_Hell_Knight

Lowest Rated (3 agree) 5/10

Not my style, and definitely challenging, but it is well detailed and the amount of work put into it shows for itself.

I'm just not into stealth games, and the amount of deaths and frustrations kept on mounting until I shut the mod off in anger.

Nov 27 2010 by flippedoutkyrii

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