In The Rising, there is no place to hide, there is no escape, and you will not be rescued. The only hope available for mankind will come from your determination and resilience. The time of avoidance and submission are over. The only option is to resist.

HalfLife2.net interviews new TR composer: Rich Douglas (CURSE/Insurgency/NMRiH)

HalfLife2.net interviews new TR composer: Rich Douglas (CURSE/Insurgency/NMRiH)

Jan 26, 2010 5 comments

In this news post we give you an excerpt from the Rich Douglas interview from HalfLife2.net and announce the two contest winners.

Intro Trailer

Intro Trailer

Jan 5, 2009 18 comments

New intro trailer (no gameplay) to introduce players to the setting of the mod.

Looking for experienced server admins

Looking for experienced server admins

Feb 6, 2011 9 comments

As the title suggests, we are looking for serious and dedicated server admins who have experience operating and running dedicated servers. More specifically...

The Rising MOD - $40 Steam game competition! (Two possible winners!)

The Rising MOD - $40 Steam game competition! (Two possible winners!)

Jan 10, 2010 248 comments

As a big thanks for everyone voting for us to make Top 100, I've decided to put together a contest. All you need to do is suggest a cool new ability for...

The Rising MOD - Beta Gameplay Part 1 of 3

The Rising MOD - Beta Gameplay Part 1 of 3

Nov 22, 2010 54 comments

Here's the first part of our Beta Gameplay series. Checkout how the MOD looks since our alpha video debuted back in 2009.

The Rising MOD - Beta Gameplay Part 2 of 3

The Rising MOD - Beta Gameplay Part 2 of 3

Dec 4, 2010 68 comments

Here's the second part of the beta gameplay series, as I said before, we are committed to releasing a fun, balanced, and visually exciting game -- not...

The Rising MOD - Milo (Creator of Visage) Joins TR, Contest Runners-up revealed!

The Rising MOD - Milo (Creator of Visage) Joins TR, Contest Runners-up revealed!

Jan 12, 2010 12 comments

I'm extremely pleased to announce that Milo (creator of Visage) is joining The Rising MOD and has already begun work on his new map. While urban environments...

The Rising MOD - New Reloading System

The Rising MOD - New Reloading System

Nov 28, 2010 34 comments

Checkout our new reloading system that has never been implemented before in any game.

The Rising MOD - Update

The Rising MOD - Update

Dec 1, 2009 23 comments

Normally I try to not seek any media attention regarding The Rising MOD and have even gone as far as removing all past screenshots/videos because I'm...

The Rising MOD - Update 2 "Ammo Checking"

The Rising MOD - Update 2 "Ammo Checking"

Dec 21, 2009 14 comments

Trying to find a good method of removing a weapons ammo count from the HUD can be very challenging. One trend has been to add a GUI element on the actual...

The Rising MOD - Update 3 Part 1: The Resistance Voice Command Menu

The Rising MOD - Update 3 Part 1: The Resistance Voice Command Menu

Dec 26, 2009 24 comments

While most multi-player games try to arm the player with every weapon imaginable, one thing they often leave underdeveloped is communication. Having good...

The Rising MOD - Update 4: The Necrotroph - From Concept to Completion

The Rising MOD - Update 4: The Necrotroph - From Concept to Completion

Jan 5, 2010 23 comments

From the start, I knew that I didn't want the Necrotrophs to be hostile looking at first glance. When the player spotts a Necro, there should be a moment...

The Rising MOD - Update 5: Alpha Gameplay

The Rising MOD - Update 5: Alpha Gameplay

Jan 8, 2010 66 comments

After showing many screenshots, videos, etc, I feel it's time to show some gameplay footage. This was a pretty quick round in The Rising with me vs. Editor321...

The Rising MOD - Update 6: Subway Spawn Remake (WIP 80%)

The Rising MOD - Update 6: Subway Spawn Remake (WIP 80%)

Jun 9, 2010 15 comments

I wasn't happy with the old subway spawn so I've started remaking it. My reasons being that it couldn't accommodate a large number of Resistance players...

The Rising MOD - Update 7 Recap (June – September 15th)

The Rising MOD - Update 7 Recap (June – September 15th)

Sep 15, 2010 17 comments

While the PR side of The Rising MOD has been silent these past few months, the MOD has actually progressed quite a bit since then. Here is a recap of...

The Rising MOD - Update 8: Resistance Upgrades

The Rising MOD - Update 8: Resistance Upgrades

Oct 12, 2010 221 comments

See how The Rising will add upgrades, which ones will be included, and give feedback/submit your own idea for a chance to win a $30 Steam game!