WWI Source: Fight in the rain soaked trenches or charge over No Man’s Land to battle in the War to End All Wars. Use authentic weaponry to conquer the enemy, call in artillery strikes to take out enemies en masse, or use chemical warfare to disable your opponents! WWI Source is the first and only World War I game to be developed for Steam. All the current WWI mod teams (‘The Trenches 2’, ‘Fields of Horror’, ‘WWI Source’) have united to develop the best World War I game to the Steam community, using the latest Source engine. Please visit the official website for more information on WWI Source and the team.

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1 comment by ashton93 on Nov 11th, 2014

The 11th of November is a date which holds many names. Remembrance Day, Armistice Day and Veterans Day, all depending on what part of the world you live in. Common for all of these names though, is what the 11th of November actually represents; honouring the fallen soldiers that fell bravely during wartime.

Because of the close connection the 11th of November has with the First World War, we in the WW1: Source Dev Team simply won’t let this day go without posting an update like this one for everyone to read. We feel it’s very important, almost like a duty to mark this day in a special way. While we haven’t really got a whole lot to show for you people out there today regarding the project, we feel it’s a good opportunity to pop in and say that work is still going at a steady space. We are all people with real lives and often minimal time for the project, which results in a rather slow pace at times. However this does not mean the project is at a standstill – or even worse, dead in any way. We’re simply a rather slow bunch. We can promise you however, that the long wait will be worth it in the end. In the latest months our new coder Graeme has been doing steady work for us in the coding-department, the last real obstacle before we can begin to really push out our updates more frequently. Bullet ballistics is tied in, realistic motion of the players and many other things are already in the game. There is still a lot of basic functionality to be nailed down though, but we suspect this will go pretty smooth the following weeks from here.

We have decided to open a public Steam group for any fans out there wanting to catch up on the smaller parts of the development of 2.0; we call it the “2.0 Development insight group” where you can expect to find smaller media, announcements and information regarding the development of 2.0 than we show off on sites like MoDDb. It’s basically a development blog with all different sorts of
information. Check it out, it’s rather empty at the moment as it was created today but you could always start a discussion or simply start to follow the group. The more members, the better!

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We would like to thank you for reading this little update and hope that you hang in there for more information and media later on.

Don’t forget the most important part of this day; remembering and honouring the fallen.

Lest We Forget

The WW1: Source Development team

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WWI Source 1.13b full Installer

WWI Source 1.13b full Installer

Sep 17, 2010 Full Version 67 comments

So here it is the next release of WWI Source First of all I would like to thanks all the players that have kept the WWI Source community alive over the...

WWI Source 1.12b Patch

WWI Source 1.12b Patch

Feb 28, 2010 Patch 7 comments

OK here is the first patch for WWI Source this is not meant to be a update but more a patch to address some of the issues people are experiencing. But...

WWI Source Beta 1

WWI Source Beta 1

Feb 12, 2010 Full Version 21 comments

Download for Beta 1 of WWI Source..........................................

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leweegibo Feb 2 2010, 3:12am says:

Now that I have realised the trenches team are in on this, I am super pumped, loved the HL1 mod!

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rtcwgarde Jan 31 2010, 1:35pm says:

I'm disappointed just for one thing : where is France in this game ???

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wickit Jan 31 2010, 5:08pm replied:

Beta 2 will contain other nations

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Xul Jan 31 2010, 8:36am says:

this is going to be SO awesome. tracking.

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switchr Jan 30 2010, 9:34pm says:

cant wait anymore!!!
and ive only been waiting since october!

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sin0fchaos Jan 26 2010, 10:32pm says:


Also when did we say that we wanted linebattles in ww1 source.
We just want some realistic gameplay, gameplay that has changed bg2 and made it popular.
Im sure the ww1 source team will deliver what we're asking for, so in the meantime cool yourself off

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sol09 Creator
sol09 Jan 27 2010, 4:27pm replied:

The Bg2 devs did NOT deliver linebattles and we will not deliver a linear style of gameplay. It will be up to the players and admins to enforce realism tactics etc.

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sin0fchaos Jan 27 2010, 8:15pm replied:

I thought you were in a linebattle based clan.
yet now you are hating on linebattles for whatever reason.

whatever, as long as you allow server admins to do that, Im happy...

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HounderKnight Jan 28 2010, 8:06pm replied:

Server admins can set whatever rules they'd like. They're admins, after all.

And I doubt he's hating on linebattles. He's just saying that the mod isn't going to force you to fight in the exact same style as in WWI. Sure, people can play that way if they want to, but if the mod forces players to perform trench warfare exactly as it was done during the real war, people won't stay with the mod. Players don't like being controlled.

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Citrus_Fruit Jan 26 2010, 3:52pm says:

How will Poison Gas work? Will you get to select the type of Gas? Will the wind direction effect the Gas?

Anyway, looks awesome so far, the only problem i can see is the Kill notices

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sol09 Creator
sol09 Jan 27 2010, 4:28pm replied:

At the moment there is one type of gas, and no, wind does not effect it. All things that will be looked at in future releases.

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Highest Rated (9 agree) 7/10

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Jun 27 2011, 11:48am by gamefreak42

Lowest Rated (3 agree) 5/10

I don't mean to bring you down, but I found this mod pretty dreadful in its current state. Your attempt at realism by forcing the player to "pull the bolt" every time you shoot is annoying but I guess some people will like it. The Officers' ability to drop toxic gas and artilery is terrible. It's very frustrating to get killed randomly, and it adds nothing of value to the gameplay. The biggest problem I had when playing was really the red effect when you get hit. It paints nearly your entire screen…

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