The Citizen is set parallel to the events of the original Half-Life 2. The player takes the role of an ordinary man, pushed over the edge by the oppressive regime controlling his life. His home trashed, his family dead, The Citizen leaves his apartment for the last time. He seeks new friends, and a way to help the human resistance to smash the iron grip of the Combine. What follows is a winding tale of betrayal, determination and grief. Many obstacles lie in his path which require a sleek combination of agility, stealth, intelligence, and sheer violence to overcome.

Originally released in November 2007 and re-released in February 2008, this singleplayer episode is still in the making. The Citizen Part 2 was released on December 24 2010.
Get the first 9 maps of the sequel here !!

Created by JMA "Kasperg" and Chris Fox "Playbus"

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From now on, all sequel status, updates, images etc will appear HERE
Although The Citizen Part II follows the events of this mod, it will be a different download for which we want a different rating as we think it is a big improvement over our previous work. Don't forget to bookmark the new page!

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July 2010 Patch

July 2010 Patch

Jul 4, 2010 Patch 43 comments

Thanks to DaftMink/SilverMink for this patch. It solves the VCD scenes not playing problem as well as other minor bugs present before the big Steam update...

The Citizen v1.1

The Citizen v1.1

May 27, 2008 Full Version 87 comments

His home trashed, his family dead, The Citizen leaves his apartment for the last time. He seeks new friends, and a way to help the human resistance to...

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Biscuit_BaroN Feb 5 2013, 3:44am says:

Just finished the game

Perfect length, can be finished in an hour and a half if you don't rush and enjoy the story line.

Great level design and i enjoyed the voice acting, particularly the jordi accent :D

Overall a short but sweet game defiantly worth playing :)

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Radrim Dec 17 2012, 9:05am says:

Mine's doesn't work.
when i click the play button.
it wont do anything.
not even a process.

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gamerguy1337 May 6 2013, 5:51pm replied:

Do you have source sdk base 2006 installed

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MisterGravity Nov 7 2012, 9:30pm says:

This was a great mod and just the right length. Not too long, not too short. Loved the attention to detail and the concepts like putting on a uniform to get past certain areas. Well done guys, well done.

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SenatorGibs Jul 1 2012, 5:25pm says:

Not a bad mod overall, but making the player guess the right combination of buttons? That's not what I'd call much of a puzzle.

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deathdude87 Sep 9 2012, 12:58am replied:

Are you talking about the buttons in the sewers right after leaving the carshop? It's not making you guess, you just read the numbers next to the doors to open.

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Mygel50 Jun 26 2012, 5:23pm says:

I finally got mine to work! I extracted the patch to different places. I extracted to steam/steamapps. I also extracted to steam/steamapps/sourcemods/The Citizen. And last I extracted to Steam/Steamapps/sourcemods/The Citizen/Downloadslist. Thats how I got mine to work.I hope it works for you.

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Derpiest1 Jun 21 2012, 10:51am says:

I installed the mod and the patch and things, but when I play it, and I go to another Citizen or anything, they don't talk to me or anything like they should, so I basically can't play it, as they aren't talking to me. How can this be fixed?

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RajanB Aug 9 2012, 2:10pm replied:

Same here :/

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