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I dont get all the functions

when i bring up hammer i dont get all of the textures and stuff. I have counter strike and the orange box but the textures wont pop up

6th August 2009
by robmaister12 Go to last post
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Expert Compile Parameters

I swear there was a list somewhere. Now I just can't find it. Basically I need a list of all the expert compile parameters for vvis, vbsp, and vrad. stuff like -low, -notjunc, you get the drill. I want my fences to cast texture shadows yet i just...

6th August 2009
by robmaister12 Go to last post
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Map keeps crashing.

It's in the SDK restrictions, but I crash whenever i start up the map. ** Executing... ** Command: "c:\program files\steam\steamapps\taconinja1995\sourcesdk\bin\ep1\bin\vbsp.exe" ** Parameters: -game "c:\program...

6th August 2009
by alexincrime Go to last post
1 210
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gm_construct textures

anyone have a list of the gm_construct textures?

6th August 2009
by robmaister12 Go to last post
5 898
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custom texture Problem This thread has images

What am I doing wrong to be able to have the texture available in hammer but the program being unable to recognize it.

6th August 2009
by Lord Ned Go to last post
1 312
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Hollow Bugs..

I make a box, and press Ctrl+H and make it 32 hollow. Now after I do that my block just vanishes...I have to do it like 40 times for it to work. How do i fix it?

7th August 2009
by HiddenMyst Go to last post
22 589
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Difficult Brush Work This thread has images

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a9/BFI_London_IMAX_at_night.jpg I use arch for circle but i cant do the roof its impossible to make this roof how can i do that ?

7th August 2009
by HiddenMyst Go to last post
12 573
Art
 

Gm_Construct2008_night ( 2 3 Last )

Name: Gm_Construct2008_night Version: 1 Description: A map with loads of space for boats Requirements: Episode 2 Download:

7th August 2009
by ZombiebotKing Go to last post
91 12,151
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Lighting fuckup This thread has images

This map happens to be for CSS, but I get this in a lot of my maps with HDR: What I'm talking about is the reflections on the hand, or just the over all lighting of the hand. It's all...well, fucked up. If anyone has had and fixed/knows how to...

7th August 2009
by esrande Go to last post
5 291
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Artist Needed ! This thread has images

Im now looking for an artist to draw up plans for a garrysmod rp map im looking to make ... if you wanna help i can give you a list of what i need if you draw up plans for the whole map including building shapes and blueprints if you would like to help...

7th August 2009
by GunskiMod Go to last post
5 399
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gm_gayclub This thread has images

Meh. A stupid map I made in less than an hour (~50 minutes) as a mockup for a club in a larger RP map. I had some friends say it was pretty funny so I decided to upload. Hope you guys enjoy it. It consists of a large main dance area with music control...

7th August 2009
by MS-DOS4 Go to last post
12 1,260
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text in a map. This thread has images

like if i walk through a trigger, it types a text line on the screen. how? EDIT: still looking for help... EDIT2: texts aren't working...

7th August 2009
by zeepaaan Go to last post
19 680
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City 11 This thread has images

Yes, Reich Roleplays newest HL2 Roleplay map release, City 11! City 11 is midsized, perfect for any player count. Includes- -Civil Housing -Bar -Sewers -Many Secret Rooms -Spacious Nexus

7th August 2009
by Hemroid_Man Go to last post
34 3,643
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Which kind of water is the one im looking for

im looking for a water texture that isnt very foggy under whater cause im doing this for very deep bodies of water and its a bitch to find props that fall down there with the current water im using dev/dev_water3 right now

7th August 2009
by brotonamous Go to last post
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GM_FlatgrassWater_V1

http://www.garrysmod.org/downloads/?a=view&id=72843 This is gm_flatgrasswater_v1 which is a map with flatgrass areas combined with water. This map has a two islands (flatgrass), a bridge to each island, and water surrounding everything. I know there is...

7th August 2009
by Hakita Go to last post
5 850
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Clean Water Material. How to do this?

I have a question. All the stock water materials are all murky and brown when you jump inside, and don't really look all that clean from above. In my map, I have a pool, and a jacuzzi which both require clean, crystal clear water. I have VTFEdit, I...

7th August 2009
by robmaister12 Go to last post
1 276
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Need an opinion on a barricade-sort-of-thing This thread has images

So, i need an opinion on a barricade-sort-of-thing im making for a secret little mapping project. It's supposed to look like it was thrown in place to keep something out (or in), and i want to design it so you can hop over but not back. (there's gonna be...

7th August 2009
by esrande Go to last post
17 1,240
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rp_eliteville_v1 This thread has images

Hello everyone RossConn here to tell you about my map .. rp_eliteville_v1 Ive been working on this for 3 months and heres some pictures of the map so far.. Spawn : Drag Strip : Drag Stip Gates:

7th August 2009
by supersocko Go to last post
35 1,267
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Simpsons map pack 1

Some Simpsons maps for garrys mod only put BSP files in maps if u want them in Gmod but if your putting it in CSS you will need to put al of them in for the game to work http://www.garrysmod.org/downloads/?a=view&id=74923 plz comment

7th August 2009
by Dj-J3 Go to last post
3 1,745
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How can I get info_game_event_proxy to work properly

I know how to set them up and make them work, but the only one that shows up is: explain_elevator_button

7th August 2009
by EliteGuy Go to last post
2 625
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All the tools is acting like the camera tool.

It's quite hard to explain, and I'm tired, but anyway; Simply, nothing works. When I click the brush tool, and I move the cursor over the "Top" camera view, it doesn't create a block. It just moves the view across the grid. What the fuck? Edit:...

7th August 2009
by SnakeFace Go to last post
8 479
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EP2 Bunker doors?

Those big green bunker doors, the only animations i see for the prop are unlock and lock. How do I make one of them?

7th August 2009
by ViralHatred Go to last post
8 610
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Source SDK doesn't have Team Fortress 2

Well, I'll open up Source SDK, go to the games tab, and then open Orange box, yet it only contains Portal, and Day of Defeat Source, even though I have Team Fortress 2. None of my games are pirated, and I've played Team Fortress 2 more then once. I tried...

7th August 2009
by laptopman Go to last post
6 600
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Random things appearing invisible (except for brushes)

I'm working on a map and I've discovered something I've never seen before. Random NPC's, doors, physics props, and even ragdolls are spawning, but are invisible! There are no leaks in the map, and they aren't clipping through any brushes. The props are...

7th August 2009
by Red Heavy Go to last post
2 286
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l4d_sv_enclosed_haven This thread has images

>>>>WARNING FOR BIG PICTURES (1440x900)<<<< RUN BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE! Hey everyone, this is my L4D map that has been in the works for a while. I had an idea about defending apartments and being able to choose where to reside. This was...

7th August 2009
by Bulaba0 Go to last post
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"System cannot find the file specified"

When I try and compile my map, I get this error: The command failed. Windows reported the error: "The system cannot find the file specified." I tried restarting hammer, and re-opening the map. It then gives me: "unexpected end of file" and hammer...

7th August 2009
by Geek.Neff Go to last post
7 449
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Gm_Kanto [Dev} This thread has images

I was sitting around one day replaying good 'ole Pokemon red when i thought hey wouldn't it be great to have a 3D map of Kanto and here it is, well only one house for now. Dev textures only for now but at the end i plan to have custom ones, and possibly...

8th August 2009
by BlackVenom Go to last post
29 1,519
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The ultimaze This thread has images

Hey guys I just came out with a great idea and decided to build it on hammer! I call it, THE ULTIMAZE This is a great map where you go through a maze while listening to some of the best HL2 sound tracks! You will see many puzles and obstacles on the...

8th August 2009
by MS-DOS4 Go to last post
39 2,138
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How to Make a Zombie Survival Map

So I am thinking about making a map for the gamemode Zombie Survival. I was wondering if anyone knew exactly what you have to do to make the map work with the gamemode settings. Plus also if anyone had any tips for what makes a good ZS map.

8th August 2009
by Charles_G Go to last post
1 541
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Gm_Nightway ( 2 Last ) This thread has images

So this is my first real map attempt now i am putting everything together that i know and i wanted to see what you think of it so far... I will take any constructive critism but dont just say wow this map sucks. Look at the images below they are much...

8th August 2009
by DanielPinoy Go to last post
43 2,050
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A wall that only stops players.

Are there a texture, or entity that makes a brush only stop players from going through it? Props, NPCs and bullets would be ignored by this brush. I have seen it on some maps, so i am quite sure it's possible! Would help really much if someone helped me...

8th August 2009
by GoatR Go to last post
2 315
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Prop Easter Egg, how to?

I wanted to know how to make some kind of "puzzle easter egg". A prop_physics that when hits a trigger reveals the easter egg. But I want a certain prop_physics not any prop_physics. How to do this?

8th August 2009
by dj_night Go to last post
2 364
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Gm_Nuclearsilo ( 2 Last )

Name: Gm_Nuclearsilo Version: 1.0 Description: A map that contains a underground nuclear missile base along with one silo. Requirements: Garry's mod 10 updated, and Détente. Download: http://www.garrysmod.org/downloads/?a=view&id=36190

8th August 2009
by Daniellynet Go to last post
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Shortest width that 2 players can squeeze thru?

Anybody know the shortest width a hallway floor can have, and yet be wide enough for 2 players to pass each other? wouldn't it be 64 units?

8th August 2009
by Rossemikka Go to last post
4 386
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Where can I get extra Prefabs for HL2/Hammer?

Title. I was looking for some more prefabs to spice up my map and make it more challenging, like add forts enemy tactics,all of the advanced pre-made stuff :/ Anyone know where I can get more of these? J

8th August 2009
by SnakeFace Go to last post
6 1,902
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Combine_s_rappel test This thread has images

Just a map I made to test scripted sequences with combine rappeling. I guess you can also use this with posing as well, just spam remover on the combine that rappels down and the combines that breach in afterwards. Download link:...

8th August 2009
by Unib5 Go to last post
4 798
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How to make Npc's Spawn and attack a target.

Im Trying to make it so that when i use npc_template_maker, and spawn 10 or so zombies they assualt a point? any ideas?

8th August 2009
by CappyTan Go to last post
5 518
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Scoreboard

Is there a way to make a score board that goes up by one when a trigger is triggered? for sports maps and stuff? I've heard it was impossible, but I doubt that...

8th August 2009
by SnakeFace Go to last post
5 279
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I've never mapped before.

Ok please be supportive as I'm a total noob to this, and yes, I have never used garrys mod. Nor do I have steam. Don't laugh. I'm not sure what progam is used to map nor how hard it is and I just want a basis of where to start, if possible. I doubt Garrys...

8th August 2009
by SnakeFace Go to last post
27 1,099
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How to use color Correction

I was wondering how i can use color correction ( i think that is what you use ) because i want to get ( when triggered ) a gray blur to come over the screen for a bit.

8th August 2009
by HoliestCow Go to last post
0 283
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Add custom sound into hammer?

Title explains all. How do i add a custom sound into hammer?

8th August 2009
by Terrenteller Go to last post
1 383
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func_tanklaser firing sound.

How do i add a firing sound for a func_tanklaser entity. I can't find the key value anywhere in the specification!

8th August 2009
by Kris2456 Go to last post
3 287
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How to sew displacements? This thread has images

I don't understand how to sew, even if the displacements are aligned they still won't sew when i select both of their faces and select sew. Am I doing something wrong?

8th August 2009
by Terrenteller Go to last post
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Gm_RandomBuild_V1

Name: Gm_RandomBuild_V1 Version: 1.00 Description: A Map for Garry's Mod. Requirements: Episode 2, Garry's Mod, Brain. Download:

8th August 2009
by X6ZioN6X Go to last post
15 1,974
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How do i Untie an entity?

Sorry for the dumb question, but in the process of optimizing my map i accidently made a displacement a Func_detail. It was a while back so i cant undo it and i dont want to delete it either. Is there a way i can untie the entitiy from it?

9th August 2009
by Wtbalife Go to last post
4 1,444
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Run map gives me an error

It says: " The command failed. Windows reported the error: 'The system cannot find the file specified." Do you want to continue? "

9th August 2009
by laharlsblade Go to last post
7 335
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Making driveable vehicles in hammer?

Hey guys, Im wondering if I can turn some brushes into a driveable vehicle. Like we could with Worldcraft and counter-strike 0.7.x+

9th August 2009
by doonbugie Go to last post
2 437
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one error or the other (hammer l4d)

edit: I accidentally put a thread unrelated to gmod mapping but l4d mapping because someone directed me to this thread sorry I put the thread in the proper section and it is here http://www.facepunch.com/showthread.php?p=16576135#post16576135

9th August 2009
by browen Go to last post
0 214
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RP Map Names Wanted ...

Hi guys im going to start over on an rp map i have alot of ideas as ive been looking at other rp maps and pictures of buildings on google etc.. Only problem is ... i need a name for the map ... any ideas ? **EDIT - Anynames Will do please post...

9th August 2009
by Apollo441 Go to last post
32 844
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Can you disable spawn points?

I want to know if i'm able to disable spawn points and then enable them like 10 seconds later. Is that possible? Solved

9th August 2009
by Dj-J3 Go to last post
4 296
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Water Textures not showing

I have NO leaks. My water doesn't show up, I spawn. Then i fallinto the water. And theres nothing there. Any ideas to how i could fix this?? I also tried using other textures. Still nothing.

9th August 2009
by l337k1ll4 Go to last post
16 668
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a "hammer contraption spawner"

hi everybody, its wardino, or wafleguy, and i am making an onslaught map... i ran into some problems with thing such as the electric fences. well, what i need is a working "spawner, and yes, i am using buttons and a point_template... but this is what...

9th August 2009
by wardino388 Go to last post
2 226
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Weird lines across the land. This thread has images

My map has these weird lines allover it. The land is split up into squares but i grouped them alltogeather after the displacements were done. Is it a lighting error maybe, how can i correct this?

9th August 2009
by madmanmad Go to last post
6 503
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Slide Back Then Open Door ?

Hi i need help making a door that moves back then opens like the vault door in fallout 3, it moves back and then opens to the right ... can you please tell me how to do it in hammer ?

9th August 2009
by Dj-J3 Go to last post
7 554
Gross
 

Hammer Camera Position

This is a really weird problem i've had for a long time. I don't know what caused it. Whenever i open a map, my camera position gets set to X=0, Y=100000000000000000000, Z=0. So basically every time i open a map i have to use the entity report to...

9th August 2009
by metallics Go to last post
3 406
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Trigger console commands?

Is there a was to set a trigger to a console command (sv_gravity 50, maybe) I was playing with triggers, but I couldn't figure it out.

9th August 2009
by Dj-J3 Go to last post
14 625
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Skybox? This thread has images

Hi, I'm a bit new to mapping, but I'm learning. I have a problem with my skybox. It's not loading the texture? Here's a pic. I've tried a bunch of different skybox materials. I've checked and double checked the file names, and for some reason it's...

9th August 2009
by Dj-J3 Go to last post
9 465
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what texture is this? This thread has images

What texture is this, or is it a custom put in the map? it's from rp_downtown_v2

9th August 2009
by arleitiss Go to last post
3 440
Art
 

Mappers Anonymous Contest #1 (3 Categories) ( 2 Last ) This thread has images

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This contest has been cancelled due to the lack of entries. Sorry for the inconvenience. Theme: Anything Goes Categories: Beauty, User Friendly, Realism Beauty: The map looks absolutely amazing. There is the least amount of...

9th August 2009
by «ƒ»Infested /OE\ Go to last post
43 2,783
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PLZ help How to you make a vmt file.

hey, I finished making a map and now i want to make a map icon but i dont know how to make vmt. please help me.

9th August 2009
by Terrenteller Go to last post
1 215
Science
 

Materials/Models Subforum

This is one of my favorite resources for mapping, people are always helpful and threads like the Pimpage one are an excellent display and resource to see how designers did things and what is right/wrong about your own work. However there is no subforum...

9th August 2009
by Occlusion Go to last post
11 430
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Can someone help with curves/hills and lighting?

First off, if you're planning on replying be prepared to be dealing with an ignorant moron. I just got hammer set up two days ago, and since then I've only had a few hours time to actually use it (my social life's on fire :P). Anyway, I've come to the...

9th August 2009
by laharlsblade Go to last post
8 386
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GM_Highlands

"GM_Highlands" does this sound like a good map name my map includes (a cliff, barn, big warehouse, hills, water trees and more) obv its for GARRYSMOD

9th August 2009
by MILKE Go to last post
1 405
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Player loadout?

Can i alter the player loadout in css? i think you can cause i've seen a entity once, or some kind

9th August 2009
by Dj-J3 Go to last post
2 382
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where can i find a download for the CST?

Sorry, Disregard this. was looking at an old tutorial.

10th August 2009
by Wtbalife Go to last post
0 301
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Buildcubemap problems - Can't load vtex.dll

When i type "buildcubemaps" in the console, i get this message: Can't load vtex.dll along with this, i can no longer look around the map, i can move, everything works fine, but i cant look around. Any solutions?

10th August 2009
by hl2phobic Go to last post
12 572
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Butchery ( 2 Last ) This thread has images

I decided to push some more effort making some level based weird map o.O I believe it's better then my last one but, oh well.. I let that to be decided by you guys :S This isn't finished at all yet, I am making this map to my mod. ...

10th August 2009
by Red Heavy Go to last post
46 1,935
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Invisible brush that blocks light? This thread has images

I've been making a map and there is a cave with displacements and the light will bug out and draw light through some of the edges. Is there any invisible brush that blocks light?

10th August 2009
by jakemaheu Go to last post
18 1,266
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Problem With map

When i spawn i can't really move it gets laggy and shit then it gets unlaggy for a couple of seconds then it doesn't. If you can help here. Also can you give me a link to the program that finds the problem with the map. materialPath: c:\program...

10th August 2009
by Chickenbutt Go to last post
6 266
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See through textures?

How would I make a custom see-through texture, such as glass, or a decal which has spots that can be seen through? Any help is greatly appreciated. I have Paint.NET and VTFEdit, or Gimp.

10th August 2009
by Spartan One Go to last post
2 290
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Can Somebody Optimize My Map?

Could Somebody take my map and optimize it? I'm always stucked at PortalFlow, i went out for 5 hours and the PortalFlow is still in 1...2...3...4...5.. How can i make this fast? like the other maps? i tried func_detail and it didnt even work. someone i...

10th August 2009
by metallics Go to last post
15 653
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Physgun in hammer? HELP!!!

Hello I'm working on gm_combship_v2! (its gonna be gm_combine_vs_rebels) anyway, you start with no weapons. I figured out the toolgun, but i want the physgun to have a parent. But since it shows as obsolete i cant enter the parent. Help?

10th August 2009
by LegoGuy Go to last post
4 458
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terrain_test This thread has images

I made this map at the request of someone who wanted a highway map, which ultimately rejected it due to not meeting certain prerequisites. I thought I'd release it and the source to anyone that wants to fiddle with it. The map uses both Fortress...

10th August 2009
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
26 1,958
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Animal Crossing ( 2 Last ) This thread has images

Yup, Animal Crossing: Wild Wold to be exact. I was bored today, and i started this project... Museum (40% complete) The Roost (70% complete) Outside (15% complete)

10th August 2009
by Kingy_who Go to last post
70 4,845
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RECON• Mod Project! Pictures and Videos inside! ( 2 Last )

Hello Facepunch, and let me introduce you to RECON• http://filesmelt.com/downloader/designmod1.jpg RIGHT CLICK > VIEW IMAGE TO SEE FULLSIZE I'm Larry and I've been working on a mod for Halflife 2 for a few weeks now, and I have decided to make it...

10th August 2009
by war_man333 Go to last post
46 2,585
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SpaceBuild mapping. This thread has images

Hi guys, i have a similar questions about it, i started to make some new spacebuild map with 4 planets and 3 spacestations and many more new stuff for spacebuild feeling. The problem is, i dont know how to - make that no-air gravity like...

10th August 2009
by alexincrime Go to last post
10 1,148
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Looking for a pro mapper. ( 2 3 Last )

Looking for pro a mapper for a upcoming game mode called gmod hotel. If you would like to map for us please add http://steamcommunity.com/id/propsareawesome Were looking for a lobby/hotel map. If you just wanna make the map then pm me the map, thanks....

10th August 2009
by SnakeFace Go to last post
113 3,129
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gm_Hzb_flatgrass

Gm_Hzb_flatgrass is a Grass & water area i added 2 Grass Areas Different sizes. Water area. Grass tower. Fully working cubemaps.

10th August 2009
by Dr Pepper Go to last post
11 551
Stupid
 

Where can i get the Worldcraft/Hammer mapmaking tool? This thread has images

Hi. This is really dumb,as i know,but... seriously its not on my tool's tab. If i download it from a random website,for sure it's outdated,and it will pretty much bring viruses around. I need a link for the official Steam's Valve editor. As,of course...

10th August 2009
by war_man333 Go to last post
21 878
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Func_Rotating blocked

I have got a large func_rotating that continously moves around, but when the player steps on it, it stops moving. I dont want to make it do damage to stuff that blocks it, is there any way that I can make it just not get blocked? its a giant hollow...

10th August 2009
by ViralHatred Go to last post
14 770