"Gamma Energy" is a mod for Portal which revisits the troubles of Aperture Science. The mod is a great unofficial expansion for Portal which is well written and designed and highly recommended for anyone who is a lover of the original game and it’s style of puzzles.
The popular “XboxAhoy” YouTube channel just uploaded an excellent retrospective video analysis that explores Valve’s success with the original Half-Life. If you have a spare 20 minuets, it’s well worth a watch!
This tutorial will show you how to create custom textures for use in creating maps for the Source engine. The process is also the same for creating textures for models, sprays, mods and essentially any image data within any Source game.
This week’s Community Spotlight features the work of DJ Anton Dubrovin (known online as “Thonidy”) who has created an awesome hour-long musical mix of the work of Kelly Bailey. It’s an excellent compilation of Bailey’s work from his time at Valve, so if you are in the mood for some soundtrack nostalgia to work to then this is a great listen.