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Hi, I have half-life and well I wanted to mod the game. I have the multiplayer sdk. But before I can mod it I have a couple questions. Is it hard for one person to mod a game? and where can I find some help on mod development in gerenal and half-life? THANKS TO WHO EVER ANSWERS THIS!!!
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hey there xtx (as I shal call you).

You may want to check out my Article Updates thread, I recently posted a few websites in the Resources section about modding, and I''m sure you''ll be able to find what you''re looking for. If you come across a site that helps you a lot and you didn''t find it in the Mod Resources section, then please either post it up here or just email it to me so I can include it right away.

As for how hard it is to mod a game yourself, that''s basically decided by the goals you set. There are various levels of modding - the simplest would be to create your own maps for multi-player games. The more complex the map, the harder the job. Likewise, you could instead choose a, whe we call, total conversion mod - where you change weapons, attributes, etc. Many people choose to form teams, and that''s what i would suggest you do. If you are just starting out, please don''t try to bring in more experienced people and then not let them run the show. Just cause it''s your idea doesn''t mean they can''t lead - this is what good teamwork is all about. Good luck.

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Thanks I will take your advice. thanks for explaining total conversion and partial I have always wanted to know what those meant. If I shall need anymore help I will know who to aks!!!
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