Who And When "The Trenches" is a World War I mod for the Half-Life engine. Included in our first release are the British and Germans, two large players of the "Great War". Players will be able to fight for their homelands with six different weapons on many locations on the Western Front with two different kinds of gameplay. Game Play Rush over the top with your teammates or stay in your trench to pick off enemy troops in "Trench Capture" gameplay (tt) and cover the advance of your army to in territorial push (tp) play. Special Features The Trenches will have some features that will make this an even more unique mod than it already is. Some of these features (for the first release) include: - Custom Faces (no additional files needed!) - Built in MP3 Player with Exclusive Tracks - Realistic ambient sound system - Two classes for the Germans and British Imperial Forces - Manual "game action" system - High damage variables - Anti-"Cheap" measures...

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Tp_city release and 1.1 media.

Tp_city release and 1.1 media.

Apr 12, 2006 3 comments

Well, it is time for some new news on this page, don't you think? With Morphew unable to update the site regularly, I will be filling in a bit to keep...

New custom TT map

New custom TT map

Feb 19, 2006 2 comments

So you are still waiting for The Trenches 1.1. We are also. But I want to clear things up a bit. Some people spread the word that the release will be...

When It's Done

When It's Done

Jan 25, 2006 1 comment

Dear community and visitors! Today I write to break the silence which overwhelmed the homepage for a long period of time. I don't want to babble around...

The Trenches Interview!

The Trenches Interview!

Dec 7, 2005 4 comments

Not many people can sit back and bask in the warm glow of a modification they released, not to mention one which has received as much praise as The Trenches...

News from the soggy front

News from the soggy front

Nov 5, 2005 8 comments

After the map picture update we had now some ingame action. In the following pics you can see our new TT 1.1 Playermodels in action. The map seen on the...

tp_fromage and comic

tp_fromage and comic

Oct 22, 2005 2 comments

And again The Trenches is providing new media right out of the ongoing workflow. Here are pics from yesterday's build of tp_fromage: The comic has...

New Media from TT 1.1

New Media from TT 1.1

Oct 8, 2005 7 comments

Working on the content for 1.1 is progressing very good. In todays media update you will find 3 ingame shots from 1.1. The first shot shows the new german...

New designed The Trenches

New designed The Trenches

Sep 25, 2005 9 comments

After weeks of reorganizing the team, setting new goals and defining the roles of the team members we are now proud to re-present The Trenches. To show...

Houston.. we are NOT dead

Houston.. we are NOT dead

Sep 8, 2005 1 comment

G'day everyone, Just letting you all know that "The Trenches" is still alive. We are truely sorry for the lack of updates lately, but due to staff changes...

Mapping Contest Deadline!

Mapping Contest Deadline!

May 24, 2005 7 comments

Hello to everyone from The Trenches team and from Mapping The Trenches. We'd like to remind everyone that the deadline for our mapping contest is...

Map Screenshot

Map Screenshot

May 9, 2005 0 comments

A big hello from The Trenches. Many of us at The Trenches are relieved now as our time at university draws to a close for the summer. I personally just...

Join the Fight!

Join the Fight!

Apr 23, 2005 0 comments

We're looking for a few good men. The Trenches is now actively recruiting new team members. We're looking for committed, enthusiastic, and motivated mappers...

Goin' on a jet plane...

Goin' on a jet plane...

Apr 18, 2005 10 comments

Just a short media update. Many Trenches players were dissapointed when the trick-flying biplane was taken out of Beta 1.0b of Hawk's 0815. Not only...

The Big Media Update of DOOM!

The Big Media Update of DOOM!

Mar 9, 2005 1 comment

We promised it, we're delivering. Wondering what our mappers have been doing all this time? The Trenches is proud to present official media of the...

Fromage is Coming...

Fromage is Coming...

Mar 2, 2005 1 comment

Keep your eyes peeled. There will be a "coming attractions" media update with a taste of some of the maps being included in the next version...

New British Player Models

New British Player Models

Feb 23, 2005 1 comment

This is the new higher detail player model featured in The Trenches. The screenshots are of the British Infantry. Compare the texture of the cloth and...

Mapping TT Wants You!

Mapping TT Wants You!

Feb 6, 2005 0 comments

Official The Trenches mappers like Hawk and gotrick weren't always on the team. After dedication, persistance, and demonstration of a great degree...

New Media Update -> Pistol Time

New Media Update -> Pistol Time

Dec 30, 2004 5 comments

OK, it's time for a new Media Update. First of all big thanks to Polygon, who contributed the Skin for the Webley. We further finished the Mauser...

Small Media Update

Small Media Update

Dec 22, 2004 1 comment

OK, well it didn't happen much in the last time. But here is a small, but nice Media Update. First the Pics: Good Job Oelund (Model, UVMap and Skin...

The Trenches 1.0b patch RELEASED

The Trenches 1.0b patch RELEASED

Dec 4, 2004 0 comments

Well I announced it and I'll post the links. Special thanks go out to Omega for his help with the coding. Note: You need The Trenches Beta 1.0 installed...

Patch Imminent!

Patch Imminent!

Oct 23, 2004 2 comments

I'd like to let everyone know that the patch to fix all the major 1.0 Beta problems is underway and currently being tested. Congratulations to all...

The Trenches Interview and Friday Release

The Trenches Interview and Friday Release

Oct 8, 2004 2 comments

The Trenches: is as close you can get to World War One combat that's capable with the half-life engine. Attacking a trench by yourself only gets...

IRC Release Party!

IRC Release Party!

Oct 6, 2004 0 comments

The Trenches is done and the installer is being compiled the moment I write this. So why not take the time to organize a little release party? The release...

Release

Release

Oct 3, 2004 2 comments

The Trenches will be released on 4:00 P.M. EST on Friday, October 8th, 2004. The Linux Server will be released on Thursday, October 7th. Some Sponsors...

Official Trailer

Official Trailer

Sep 28, 2004 4 comments

I'd like to extend a huge thank-you to Prime Suspect for all of his hard work on the official "The Trenches" video trailer. After hours...

Screen Update

Screen Update

Sep 21, 2004 0 comments

Hi, Beta Testing is going on and with every Update major bugs are being squashed. Today I want to present you some new ingame screenshots. Visit

Usual Update

Usual Update

Jul 30, 2004 6 comments

Greetings again from the Western Front. Our mappers have been hard at work redoing some of the older maps. The Leprechaun is working on a replacement...

New Map!

New Map!

Jul 29, 2004 1 comment

The Leprechaun has been working on a replacement map for the test map Swamp! The Germans and British take a break from the war to show off the details...

Achtung Granate!

Achtung Granate!

Jun 29, 2004 0 comments

Just a bit of an update. Oelund is working on some sweet new animations for the grenadier's melee trench club, to give it a more authentic striking appearance...

FlareGuns

FlareGuns

Jun 25, 2004 0 comments

The cover of darkness was used by armies to sneak out of their trenches to retrieve bodies, install barbed wire, repair trench defenses, or to go on raids...

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The Trenches here.
The Trenches here. Feb 24, 2004