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The latest update for the classic Half life 2 mod is live, just in time for Christmas!

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The Battle Grounds development team is pleased to announce the latest update to our mod, just in time for Christmas! The Battle Grounds 2.2 update adds new content, updates old maps and models and brings a fresh coat of paint to the Battle Grounds. So get the download link below, grab your musket and join the fight!

We hope you enjoy playing 2.2 as much as we did making it. Below is a change log which covers the major additions to the mod, a full version can be viewed in our readme file.

The Battle Grounds 2.2 - December 19, 2013

  • Added new map ctf_millcreek
  • Various fixes on bg_townguard
  • Graphical updates on bg_maricopa, bg_snowlake and Ctf_River
  • Updated farm house on bg_freemans_farm
  • Updated bullet physics to reduce lag,
    Tweaks to buckshot
  • New frontiersman knife
  • Updated textures on Brown Bess, American Brown Bess, Jaeger Rifle and Charleville
  • Tweaked the Revolutionaire iron sight
  • Updated textures for the British Infantry, British Officer, British Light Infantry, Continental Soldier, American Officer, Frontiersman and Militia player models
  • Added skin selection to the team selection menu for British and American Infantry
  • Added a hit marker and removed hit messages. Hit messages can still be toggled on/off in options.
  • Replaced the cap for the British Light Infantry.

I would like to personally thank all of the lovely people without whom none of this would have happened.

Klifsnider (Lead Mapper)
Roob (Lead Coder)
Visual Melon (Coder, without him the majority of this update wouldn't have happened, cheers mate.)
Nathan Hale (Historical adviser, 2d artist.)
Santi Koach (2d art creation, weapon skins)
Awesome (mapper, 2d art creation)
Kasos (mapper)
MPC (textures and mapping)
William (Contributed some lovely models)
Kriboez (Knife model)
Friagram (Modeling contributions)

Without the help and dedication of all these people none of this would have happened, thank you all very much. If I have forgotten or overlooked anyone's contribution, it was not intentional and I am very sorry.

We hope you enjoy this latest addition to The Battle Grounds, have a very Merry Christmas!

The Battle Grounds 2 Development team.

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_Ricochet_
_Ricochet_ - - 201 comments

Looking even better! :)

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Carl_Hamilton
Carl_Hamilton - - 51 comments

God this mod is still played isn't it. If it wasn't for the retarded amount of racism people spout while playing this game, it would probably still be pretty fun.

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HangPhyr
HangPhyr - - 234 comments

The last sentence sounds like any online game.

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ceriux
ceriux - - 1,514 comments

if you cant handle racism, you should probably get off the internet. or you can open your own server and ban for it.

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Carl_Hamilton
Carl_Hamilton - - 51 comments

Believe it or not, the majority of people aren't racist, and I would just disable the voice com, but many of the admins in BG2 are racists, and not listening to them often results in a kick.

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go0der
go0der - - 153 comments

I missed this game so much! gonna download again now. LINE BATTLE!!

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Beeduhvin
Beeduhvin - - 2 comments

cool beans, downloading asap

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Mattnolze
Mattnolze - - 1 comments

i dont see the download ink

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ShareEndorphins
ShareEndorphins - - 3 comments

awesome!

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3dBoy
3dBoy - - 31 comments

Looks soooo bad....

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rida220
rida220 - - 27 comments

Dat face texture
Still cool

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D5RKSL5YER
D5RKSL5YER - - 21 comments

awwww thx man!merry christmas for u too!

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