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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ashton93 Aug 12 2014, 11:53am replied:

Yep, true.

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ashton93 Aug 12 2014, 11:54am replied:

See the latest news-post for information about weapons and such.

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cybermaxrus
cybermaxrus Jul 30 2014, 9:54am says:

Will permanent game server?
Can I use in WWI Source maps from DOD:S? Where I can find WWI Source fgd file?
The developers plan to add the Russian side in the game? At least a set of Russian models weapons and players.

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ashton93 Jul 30 2014, 11:49am replied:

We will most likely get a hold of at least one server when 2.0 releases, like we did with 1.13b and the other versions. You can use DOD:S maps in WW1:S, but not without tweaking them in the Hammer editor and making sure to pack the DOD:S content into the bsp (I'm not going to explain that one here). The fgd file is in the root directory of the mod. And sorry, there's no current plans about expanding the factions we already have (Germans and Brits)

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Trontie
Trontie Jul 31 2014, 5:34am replied:

How do you make a WW1 Source server?

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Guest Jul 31 2014, 10:44am replied:

Trontie, the best method is to rent. But that costs money. We (3rd Marines) rent from a company called Branzone. We get special rates on our referral system so if you want to rent, let me know and I'll get your discount for you. But your still looking to pay around $40 a month all in all.

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EITY10
EITY10 Jul 28 2014, 6:37pm says:

Please add it on greenlight

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Point.
Point. Jul 29 2014, 4:31pm replied:

Hope so.

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Jun 27 2011, 11:48am by gamefreak42

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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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