Natural Selection is an action-strategy game for the PC. It is a "Half-life modification", which means it is written on top of the Half-life game engine. "Mods" are a new sort of underground game development that enables small teams to create games using the technology of existing games. This means less expensive and lower risk game development, which allows experimentation and innovation. This arrangement also implies that "mods" are made as art, not for making money. When complete, Natural Selection will be released for free to all owners of Half-life, which is required to play Natural Selection. Game summary Multiplayer-only Half-life mod where one team plays marines and the other plays aliens. The humans must keep their cool and work together to assault an alien-infested spacecraft or colony. Marines vs. marines and aliens vs. aliens scenarios are also supported. "First-person strategy" with a real resource model and consequences for actions....
Full client of Natural Selection v3.2.1a for GNU/Linux and Windows.
This release consists of extracted Natural Selection v3.2.1a and GNU/Linux libraries. Linux libraries are ported and released by fmoraw on GitHub;
To run the mod on Linux;
- Copy ns folder to ~/.local/share/Steam/steamapps/common/Half-Life directory.
- Restart Steam.
- Launch the mod from Steam Library.