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I explain some of the new story and a short overview of each Chapter so far. Also a deadline!

Posted by Dosycool on May 18th, 2010

Hey guys,
I have finally got around to doing another update.
This update will contain information about the new story, I have formatted this into segments of each chapter. The first one (Research Facility 15) is the base of the whole mod, every chapter branches off it. You'll understand better as you read on. Please visit for more info!
I now also have a deadline: September 2010

Please note that these pictures DO NOT represent the final quality of the mod!!!

Research Facility 15 (RF15)

The 15th of 20 Research Facilities, built to find out more about virtual reality, cryogenics and much more. RF15 is based in and around a mountain with it's main component being the Virtual Reality Simulator. It is used to create a virtual city which is constantly being updated, getting more realistic each time. Not only does the simulator render a city (Only one part of the city at a time) but allows a person to enter a chamber that makes the human mind believe that they are inside the virtual city. When inside the city, the person has special abilities such as increased agility and the ability to wall-run.

Chapter 1 (Central District)

Version 1 of the Simulator, the city isn't very detailed the environment is bland. Only a small part of the city is simulated at one time.

Chapter 2 (Harbor District North)

Version 2 of the Simulator, more bright colours have been introduced, the city is more detailed and complex. Larger area is simulated.

Chapter 3 (East District)

Version 3 of the Simulator, the simulated time of day is during sundown, city is a lot more detailed but slightly more bland then the last Version for more realism. Even larger area is simulated. Realistic textures being introduced to detail props.

Chapter 4 (Sewage Drains)

Version 3.5 of the Simulator, slightly more realistic textures. WORK IN PROGRESS...

Chapter 5 (Sieged Building)


More Chapters In Progress...
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Zlandael May 18 2010 says:

Cool, can't wait for the finished product!

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Croco15 May 18 2010 says:

Looks really fun! Tracking.

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Mr.Walrus May 18 2010 says:

Looking awesome!

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Ark_ May 18 2010 says:

Looks nice, good job. Reminds me of when I was meant to be working on a Mirrors Edge inspired hl2 mod, before the team fell apart.

Tracking :) .

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tymaxbeta May 18 2010 says:

Now gentlemen, this here, is a mod...

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MitchellS May 18 2010 says:

Looks great. Put a bit more just a little more work in the textures though. Iknow its suppose to he like ME but ME looke more detailed

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Croco15 May 18 2010 replied:

"I know its supposed to he like ME" lol, I think you meant "look", right?

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MitchellS May 19 2010 replied:

*be like mirrors edge

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Dosycool May 19 2010 replied:

The textures start off from not very detailed in the first chapter to completely realistic in the last chapter. That's why they may not look very good right now.

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MrSkwidge May 19 2010 says:

Harbor district looks brilliant

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SPY-maps May 19 2010 says:

looking great, although i hope you will be very good in making portals because otherwise i asume you will get fps problems with the large outdoor parts of the city, because this city is HUGE (like that!).

great work, hopefully you soon will be able to show us some fotage of the city but then fully textured.


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Dosycool May 19 2010 replied:

I have done area portals in most of the buildings :)

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Jike May 19 2010 says:

Wow, nice work. Sounds as if you were inspired by Matrix too a bit. :)

I'll be tracking this. good luck! :D

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Dosycool May 19 2010 replied:

You're right. Matrix is my favourite movie, Mirror's Edge is my favourite game!

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Citrus_Fruit May 19 2010 replied:

And Assassin's Creed and Tron and...

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Cybio May 19 2010 says:

Interesting update =)

Sounds like a good plan ;-)

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batking May 19 2010 says:

looking good :D

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medve May 19 2010 says:

the main character should be called "Gordon Freerun"

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xXMaNiAcXx May 19 2010 says:

Man, the second pic looks sick, AWESOME!

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Kamikazi[Uk] May 19 2010 says:

I'm not a fan of the research lab looks very blocky and hl2 textures suck. The out-door bit looks nice deffinitly inspired heavily by mirrors :P.

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sauerfreak May 19 2010 says:

Looks very promising. Good luck, guys! I'll be sure to D/L it whenever it's finished. :]

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Dosycool May 19 2010 says:

The Research Facility will have a lot more detailed architecture and it's own custom textures by the time it is finished.

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Spenzerr May 19 2010 says:

very cool reminds me of those css maps that have the orange textures with the unit measurements on them haha

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Myloman Aug 8 2010 says:

Wow you've been busy! Loving the layout of the page and the content so far. Keep it up man, it's looking great.

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Dosycool Aug 8 2010 replied:


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chrisc44890 Jul 26 2011 says:

will this ever be released? (please say yes) D:

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