Zombie Master In Short

Zombie Master is a multiplayer Half-Life 2 modification, centred around a zombie-apocalypse, which throws all but one player in the shoes of human survivors. Pitched against a relentless tide of rotting flesh, they must scavenge for weaponry and equipment just to stay alive. But that one player, chosen randomly at the beginning of the round, is not bound by mortal restraints.

To speak his name is to invite the wrath of hell - but most call him the 'Zombie Master'. He is nigh omnipotent. His invisible hand controls the legions of undead like puppets on strings; slowly closing the net on the humans while they run to and fro like rats in a maze.

Human team:

* A wide range of weapons to scavenge such as shotguns, molotov cocktails, rifles and more
* A number of challenging objectives that encourage players to team up and work together
* The ability to interact with the environment to build barricades and carry objects

Zombie Master:

* Real Time Strategy gameplay; create and command your own undead horde
* A wide variation of zombie units encourages the ZM to adopt complex tactics
* Environmental "manipulates" allow the ZM to interact with the world in devilish ways
* Mysterious powers let the ZM manifest his power in a more direct fashion... for a price

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Zombie Master 1.2.1 has been released, fixing many of the more pressing bugs present in version 1.2.0 and tweaking game balance.

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Summary of the changes in 1.2.1:

  • Fixed memory leak in server
  • Revolver made stronger
  • Banshee damage lowered
  • Improvement of interface responsiveness in certain situations
  • Improvement of zombie behaviour when told to swat objects
  • Additional game events for use by server plugins
  • Fixes for various exploits
  • Fix for rotated view after spectating through the zombie cam when the round restarts
  • Various other bugfixes

The new version is only available as a full installer download. You do not need any previous versions of the mod installed. If you're new to ZM, do make sure you own a Steam game that includes the Source SDK Base. Most Valve games like HL2, TF2 and L4D do include this, so if you own one you are ready to play.

Zombie Master 1.2.0 released

Zombie Master 1.2.0 released

7 years ago News 1 comment

The large 1.2.0 update to ZM finally comes to ModDB. The update adds new weapons, a new zombie type, and many other new features and bugfixes.

Zombie Master 1.1.3 patch released!

8 years ago News 0 comments

Yes, betwixt 1.1.2 and the fabled 1.2.0, we've released a 1.1.3 patch to deal with the griefing going about, and to fix some longstanding bugs. ...

Zombie Master - 1.1.2 release

8 years ago News 5 comments

We've reached 1.1.2, hopefully the last quick-patch before the next large infusion of content. So, the things fixed so far: Weapons sometimes hard...

Zombie Master - 1.1.1 massive bugfix release!

8 years ago News 4 comments

We bring you a sizeable update in the form of 1.1.1. Next to various updates and additions, this update includes some new weapon models from the hands...

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Zombie Master 1.2.1 Source Code

Zombie Master 1.2.1 Source Code

5 years ago Source Code 11 comments

The ZM source code was released in June 2009 on the ZM forums. Now you can also get it here on ModDB. Be sure to check the included readme file.

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.1 - Linux dedicated server

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.1 - Linux dedicated server

7 years ago Server 8 comments

Server-only version of ZM 1.2.0 for Linux servers.

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.1 - Windows installer

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.1 - Windows installer

7 years ago Full Version 75 comments

Full installer of ZM version 1.2.1, for players and Windows servers.

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.0 - Linux dedicated server

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.0 - Linux dedicated server

7 years ago Server 1 comment

Server-only version of ZM 1.2.0 for Linux servers.

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.0 - Windows installer

Zombie Master Beta 1.2.0 - Windows installer

7 years ago Full Version 9 comments

Full installer of ZM version 1.2.0, for players and Windows servers.

Zombie Master 1.1.2 to 1.1.3 Patch - Linux Dedicated Server

8 years ago Patch 1 comment

Zombie Master 1.1.2 to 1.1.3 Linux patch

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Aaronmaster Jul 8 2012 says:

All servers are still there just some valve conection is down, but u should be able to connected to them directly by adding server's to favs... unless there is no more servers.... and Im being a complete dumbbutt...
Well that works for me so far when I play no more room in hell... at this moment in time til they get things fix on vavles end...

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dragon24_rocks Aug 7 2012 replied:

what r u talking about man i have errors that says i need steamuser ID ticket

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Dearnike Nov 3 2012 replied:

please. Shut the **** up.

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spartan759 Jun 27 2012 says:

I love this mod

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imweezel60 Jun 26 2012 says:

I can't wait for Zombie Master 2, It's not on Desura though T.T I had alot of fun with this mod, sad to see that it's dying a slow death. It's hanging in there though. It really is a great mod.

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xBlaze889 May 29 2012 says:

As a proud member of one of the last ZM servers, I hope this mod doesn't die. I loved the game and the people who made me have some of the most fun I have ever had.

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Sheldocurtiss May 23 2012 says:

I love this mod but now it won't launch for me, it crashes right after i open it and i even re installed it any ideas -___-?

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StonedMonk Apr 22 2012 says:

still no one did a good mod with the source code?a updatet version of zm would be great!

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Comrade_Bear May 19 2012 replied:

Right now there working on ZM2 i believe you should stay tuned to that! they probly wont be working on this one until ZM2 is released or there just done with this one. Heres the link to ZM2

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SuperTroop Mar 31 2012 says:

does anybody causue i am geting it

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moon- Mar 11 2012 says:

It's still alive, but a small community now.

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