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'Squad Cohesion' Mod Rolls Elements of Fire Emblem into XCOM 2

By David Craddock, Apr 08, 2016 1:30pm PDT

While not a total conversion, Squad Cohesion sprinkles in just enough Fire Emblem to shake up XCOM 2.


GTA V mod lets you suit up like The Flash

By David Craddock, Apr 04, 2016 2:45pm PDT

The mod lets you walk on water and run up walls, but those colored streaks that trail behind Flash? That's the real killer feature. 


"It would be complete if instead of the busted message and appearing on the hospital you will end ..."

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The 10 Best Fallout 3 Mods

By Steven Wong, Aug 11, 2015 7:00am PDT

With Fallout 4 coming up on us very soon, this is the best time to dive straight into Fallout 3. But why put up with a plain old vanilla experience from 2009 when you can enhance it with a few choice mods? Here are 10 essential mods for a great Fallout 3 experience, with som...


"I remember Sidney! She was tied in to one of my favorite bits of unmarked side content in the ..."

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Opinion: The Key to Making Paid Mods Work

By Nathaniel Hohl, May 11, 2015 8:00am PDT

Steam's first attempt at introducing a paid mod system was short-lived, but perhaps there is a way to make it work. We make suggestions for how make everyone happy.


"I made a Mod pack for Stalker out of like 4 people's individual small mods (with permission and ..."

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Grand Theft Auto 5 hacked to allow for modding

By Daniel Perez, Apr 16, 2015 6:18am PDT

It's been a little over 48 hours since Grand Theft Auto 5 released, but modders have already been able to hack into the game to allow for modding.


"Correct. It's from GTA IV. There are very few images of GTA V mods out there at the time I was ..."

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Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes gets first-person perspective in PC mod

By Daniel Perez, Jan 12, 2015 7:45am PST

This PC mod allows players to experience Camp Omega from the eyes of Snake himself.


Take Super Smash Bros. 3DS to a new level with this GameCube controller mod

By Daniel Perez, Oct 06, 2014 7:30am PDT

A mod for the Nintendo 3DS allows for the use of a GameCube controller. This will most likely be something Super Smash Bros. players will be very interested in.


Thief: Deadly Shadows mod removes mid-mission loading

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 01, 2014 12:35pm PDT

A new mod for Thief: Deadly Shadows (called Thief 3 Gold) removes some annoying quirks from the 2004 game.


"Removing the Loading screens from DX:IW would only remind you of how goddamned tiny the maps ..."

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Grim Fandango mod adds point-and-click mouse controls

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 24, 2014 6:00am PST

Even if you could wrench a copy of Grim Fandango away from those who fiercely guard the remaining few, and get over potential technical difficulties, the awful controls might stop you from playing. No more! A new mod adds traditional point-and-click controls to LucasArts' ad...


"It was truly fantastic. Funny as hell, but I still remember the last scene with Glottis, there ..."

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Natural Selection source code released

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2014 9:45am PST

The source code for Natural Selection, a popular Half-Life mod from 2002, has been released in full for the public to tinker with.


"I peeked through, pretty well structured, it took a lot less code than I imagined. I now wish ..."

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Spelunky hack lets you play the same levels over and over

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 21, 2014 6:15am PST

Part of the point of Spelunky is that players never see the same level twice, always learning techniques to defeat what the level generator throws at them rather than simply layouts. But if you do want to replay a particular world over and over, for whatever reason, a canny ...


Project Zomboid map editor released

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 15, 2014 9:20am PST

Sure, you've got a 'Zombie' brand hunting knife, 100 litres of bottled water, 200 cans of baked beans, and a 'bug-out bag' covered in biohazard patches, but are you trained in your neighbourhood? Silly prepper! Thankfully Project Zomboid has your back, as the newly-released ...


"this is actually a really cool idea. It'd be great if you could model individual buildings ..."

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Bully zombie mod bullies some undead

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 10, 2014 9:00am PST

Ooh those flipping zombies get everywhere, they do. Why, just the other day I found one rummaging in my knicker drawer! And now they're in our sweet, innocent, lamb-like video games about childhood. A scandalous group of modders is working on a zombie mod for Rockstar's Bull...


Titanfall dev will 'evaluate' mod support after launch

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 03, 2014 7:15am PST

The life of many a PC game has been revitalised and extended by player-made mods, but not every developer has the resources and inclination to officially support them. Respawn Entertainment has confirmed that Titanfall won't have official mod support at launch, but it's open...


"lol like that will happen, its the same guys who a while ago told their audience that they don't ..."

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Max Payne 2 mod makes it more like Max Payne 3

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 02, 2014 7:00am PST

Max Payne 3 may have strayed too far from the series' roots for some fans' liking, but at least one thought it introduced a few cool new tricks. A new Max Payne 2 mod adds in bits and pieces lifted from MP3, some of which you may be happier to see than others, including spli...


"Killing south-american scum was an absolute pleasure. Blasting Jersey shore boys in some bar was ..."

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