For this recurring segment, we will be highlighting the five biggest stories on ModDB for the prior week. Whether it's new mod announcements, major mod releases, or important stories that affect the mod scene as a whole, you'll find them rounded up here each week.
The Week of March 16 2018
A redux of the cancelled mod from August 2016. Utilising content from developer repositories and some originally created parts, as well as (with permission) parts from other mods, Half Life 2: Raising the Bar Redux will aim to recreate at least part of the vision the original developers had for the game, and hopefully encourage others to pick up where I leave off.
Base Defense is a single/cooperative modification based on horde-style and RPG systems
For: Xbox One
A report by Wccftech points to a career posting on Microsoft's official Careers site which hints that mod support may potentially be coming to Xbox platforms. The career title is that of a Senior Program Manager, who will be working on the Xbox division of the Windows and Devices Group at Microsoft's corporate HQ in Redmond, Washington.
Dynamic helmet textures are finished. Based on Autumn Aurora and Dynamic HUD 2.0 textures.
In a post on the official Vermintide 2 website, developer Fatshark has revealed the roadmap for the future development of Warhammer: Vermintide 2. While the game itself launched last week on Steam, there are some big changes ahead which the developer hopes will continually improve the multiplayer experience.