The Core Created 7 years ago2012-08-14 00:16:23 UTC by Archie Archie

Created 7 years ago2012-08-14 00:16:23 UTC by Archie Archie

Posted 4 years ago2016-01-17 17:51:22 UTC Post #328328
Voted. Is this about done?
The Mad Carrot The Mad CarrotMad Carrot
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-17 18:34:58 UTC Post #328329
No, it's about Maurice Andrews.
Crypt Crypt120% sorry!
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-18 10:05:01 UTC Post #328341
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-18 13:56:52 UTC Post #328352
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The Mad Carrot The Mad CarrotMad Carrot
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-18 20:16:20 UTC Post #328361
2016 has been a good year for hl mods so far
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-18 21:27:35 UTC Post #328364
But not for The Core :( Can we get some juicy core screenshot goodness please?
Tetsu0 Tetsu0Original Cowboy
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-18 21:30:11 UTC Post #328365
Don't be silly. They'd have to make more maps to get screenshots of!
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-19 00:47:08 UTC Post #328368
We'd show you more, but we'd have to kill you. That would be a massive inconvenience for us.
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-19 01:19:38 UTC Post #328369
They'd have to go buy some bleach and lye, and get out the heavy-duty shovels, and that would just take all day.
JeffMOD JeffMODCall 141.12
Posted 4 years ago2016-01-27 10:57:37 UTC Post #328374
Exactly! Christ, we've got a mod to work on.

Incidentally, if the complete lack of updates on TWHL or Bi-Monthly updates on MoDDB aren't enough, we sometimes do a twitter, or something


We're getting some more attention lately. We won RTSL's Most Anticipated mod, beating Prospekt in the final head to head round (by a considerable margin I might add)
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And the winner is The Core.

Was there any doubt? This is probably going to win next year too.

“No, don’t talk like that Phillip, by then it will have been released!” Let’s hope the mod keeps being updated and it gets released this year.
This has also earned us a mention on Valve News Network, with Tyler stating that he will cover the mod in more detail soon. :D
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 3 years ago2016-01-31 17:26:34 UTC Post #328585
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Archie ArchieGoodbye Moonmen
Posted 3 years ago2016-01-31 18:54:21 UTC Post #328589
I wanna make some of those kinds of things for Overturn when we actually get it done...
Suparsonik SuparsonikHot meat, metallic blood.
Posted 3 years ago2016-01-31 20:26:51 UTC Post #328592
good luck with The Core project.. but remember my number one is Residual Life

we will see
Posted 3 years ago2016-01-31 21:29:16 UTC Post #328596
Hm I never understood the thing with Residual Life.. The author there keeps showing new screens and every few years enhances upon it in form of a new release and I must have played through it like 3,4 times now due to that..

He should rather let it rest as it was finished literally and start with something new.

As for "The Core" well there wasn't much doubt that you folks would once again win in the upcoming mod category. So congratulations "again". :P
Posted 3 years ago2016-02-01 01:13:08 UTC Post #328603
which is why i'm not playing it again till 1.5 comes out. But you have to admit they really had to do something about that 'you jump into a pipe, the game ends' ending that they had when it first came out

Anyway knowing urby's mapping from twhl tower, I expect this mod (the core) to be mercilessly difficult and I will be playing it on HARD because i'm a glutton for FUN
Posted 3 years ago2016-02-22 03:47:42 UTC Post #328976
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Probably not structurally sound...
Archie ArchieGoodbye Moonmen
Posted 3 years ago2016-02-22 12:23:22 UTC Post #328977
I know I'm biased because it's originally my mod, but The Core is looking pretty sexy these days. Mostly Archie's sections :P
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 3 years ago2016-02-24 09:21:49 UTC Post #329002
If there are barely any mods in 2017, my mod's probably gonna be the most anticipated one... Or a great mod can just spawn out of nowhere and kill me.
Posted 3 years ago2016-02-24 09:43:12 UTC Post #329003
I'm pretty damn certain that people will still be modding for Goldsource in 2017 :P
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 3 years ago2016-02-24 11:10:25 UTC Post #329006
hi hi,
I might not get done in 2016 too Spreen, so don't take it that easy with your mod :D
Posted 3 years ago2016-02-24 13:27:52 UTC Post #329007
Yep there are many mods still active also some are not listed anymore :D
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-09 00:20:16 UTC Post #329267
Great work The Core sees realistic with Pipelines wow. They are faster than my modelling.
SourceSkyBoxer SourceSkyBoxerC# Developer and Linux Creator
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-16 23:36:10 UTC Post #329400
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 03:27:38 UTC Post #329401
JeffMOD JeffMODCall 141.12
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 04:35:34 UTC Post #329402
Urby you really let go, man. Tidy yourself up and talk a bit more because Archie is taking up too much screen time and I can't stand his ego.
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 04:37:47 UTC Post #329404
Well that's a bit of a dick post.
Archie ArchieGoodbye Moonmen
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 05:40:15 UTC Post #329405
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I'm pretty sure this guy is a movie director from the 70's, or some computer scientist from the 80's.
Striker StrikerI seriously doubt myself
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 08:27:19 UTC Post #329406
Urby does look more hobo-ey than usual in that video.
Penguinboy PenguinboyHaha, I died again!
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 08:28:06 UTC Post #329407
That's what kids do to you.
Jessie JessieTrans Rights <3
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 09:45:42 UTC Post #329408
Archie's funny. Urby's funny. That video was good. Much good. Is the Core at least Half done?
Tetsu0 Tetsu0Original Cowboy
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-17 13:41:39 UTC Post #329410
Interesting questions, it's good to know the challenges and such you had during the development of The Core.
Shepard62700FR Shepard62700FRHalf-Cat is watching...
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-20 03:46:35 UTC Post #329470
This video was shot after moving house. Half of our stuff was still in boxes, we'd lost the house that we originally went for because the landlord pulled out but we'd already given notice to move out of our old place. All this with a three month old baby and generally not giving a shit how i look resulted in my looking like that nine months ago. :P
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 3 years ago2016-03-20 20:39:03 UTC Post #329487
I was in a similar situation 3 years ago that resulted in me living in a cramped half-apartment to this day.
Crypt Crypt120% sorry!
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-16 18:00:42 UTC Post #336091
I vote we finish this.
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-16 18:40:35 UTC Post #336093
As long as by "finish" you mean something other than "shoot between the eyes", I think that would be an agreeable course of action.
JeffMOD JeffMODCall 141.12
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-16 20:14:02 UTC Post #336096
Hopefully there can't be that much left after all this time, certainly?

Hopefully there's just the last stretch or something before release.
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 03:37:50 UTC Post #336099
Bumping dead mod threads
Crypt Crypt120% sorry!
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 11:09:25 UTC Post #336100
Maybe after all this time and work on your mod you are willing to give TWHL community an opportunity to test your work before the public release so you could polish the end product and of course at least have an excuse of why you're delaying this further? ;)
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 11:36:13 UTC Post #336101
I'm willing to wait until its done.
rufee rufeeSledge fanboy
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 12:44:28 UTC Post #336102
So basically Urby had a kid and my career took off.

My advice would be to get me fired + kidnap urby's kid. Otherwise it's going to continue to take forever.
Archie ArchieGoodbye Moonmen
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 13:10:31 UTC Post #336103
We are most certainly in the last stretch. The problem is that it is getting harder and harder to find time or drive to work on it.

When you work for 8 hours, travel for 2 and then have to go home to a toddler, it can usually mean you only get a couple of hours of time to yourself and you don't necessarily want to spend that working on something.

Sometimes you need to blow of steam with a quick game of something, other times you just want to relax and do literally nothing.

I'm not saying that I'm not enjoying it when I do work on The Core, but there is always something else that needs doing in the back of my mind.

It sucks to admit, but my mapping/modding future is looking bleak. After The Core, I think I'll be taking a very VERY long break from it.
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 13:46:12 UTC Post #336105
I certainly know the feeling with exception of the toddler.

You guys get back to it when you get back to it - so no pressure. :) Good luck.
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 14:24:11 UTC Post #336106
I know the feeling of no longer having motivation or time to work on something. Motivation happened with Colony 42, and both that and time happened on Hazard Course - luckily for the latter I had a team, so when we did have time we could push each other towards getting back on track.

We'll be patiently (for the most part) waiting for The Core until whenever you manage to finish it, so no sweat there. Take as much time as you need, and after The Core, we'll patiently wait for your return.

In the meantime though, I'm gonna work on getting Archie kidnapped and hiring Urby's kid. Possibly in the reverse order, as it's much harder to kidnap a grown man by yourself than it is an infant.
JeffMOD JeffMODCall 141.12
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 15:08:36 UTC Post #336107
Speaking from experience there or...?
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 15:24:53 UTC Post #336108
Only time will tell...
JeffMOD JeffMODCall 141.12
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 21:23:58 UTC Post #336109
Urby, Archie. how about both you blokes take a week off and come visit me at my new digs in sunny Florida USA.
We have beer, beaches, great music and fast wifi.
Tetsu0 Tetsu0Original Cowboy
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-17 22:53:56 UTC Post #336110
yo, where's my invite
Instant Mix Instant MixTitle commitment issues
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-18 00:09:51 UTC Post #336111
The invite is only so they can work on the core in peace. If you're a member of the team or can steal whatever source files they have, you're invited..

Your mission.. should you choose to accept it......
Tetsu0 Tetsu0Original Cowboy
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-18 00:25:39 UTC Post #336112
Woo, implicit invite! You're paying for flights, right...?
Penguinboy PenguinboyHaha, I died again!
Posted 2 years ago2017-07-18 12:01:16 UTC Post #336113
Pfft, Tetsu0 just wants to play it while we're over there!
UrbaNebula UrbaNebulaGoldSourcerer
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