PS5 : Lambda Wars, the Half-Life 2 mod that turns it into an RTS after 13 years of development

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Lamdba Wars is a mod for Alien Swarm that transforms Half-Life 2 into a game of real time strategy. Vortal Storm, the team of modders that has shaped this free content, has worked in l since 2007. Almost fourteen years later, the past February 20 I left beta phase offering an asymmetric RTS with mode to single player, cooperative and multiplayer modes. It is available in Steam.

“We are very excited to share the Lambda Wars version 1.0 having worked on the project for a long time, “says one of the creators,” Pandago, “on Reddit.” It’s been a tremendous trip and we hope it makes players enjoy Half-Life and RTS “. Remember that in the past this mod it was called Half-Life 2: Wars.

“Lambda Wars is a free multiplayer modification of the Source engine for Alien Swarm set in the Half-Life 2 universe focused on war between Humans and the brutal Alliance in a traditional real-time strategy (RTS) environment, “reads the synopsis. “Lead the rise as a resistance commander or crush the rebellion as a supreme commander of the Alliance, these two factions offer a full range of units, skills, buildings, research and defenses“.

Lambda Wars mod download

8-player multiplayer, achievements, offline mode against AI and more

Version 1.0 of the mod adds four new units, two buildings, redesigned models, and multiple fixes balance and bugs that can be found on the Steam Community. The list of features on the Steam tab hints at the mod’s ambition: eight player multiplayer, spectator mode, complex tech trees, interface with everything you need for an RTS, a score of achievements and even a mode that allows you to face artificial intelligence for when you do not have an internet connection.

The voices are only in English, but the texts are also in Spanish from Spain, Spanish from Hispano-America, German, Russian, Korean, Romanian, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, French, Hungarian and Ukrainian.