for Half-Life

1st June 1999

Basic Details
  • Title: Assassination
  • File Name: hl1-sp-assassination.7z
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  • Size : 88.4Kb
  • Author: Dusty Thurn
  • Date Released: 01 June 1999
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3 recommendations, average score: 2.67 (out of 5), standard deviation: 0.22 (what's that?)
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  1. Heyzors

    Is this the whole file? It says it is missing cfg.bsp…

  2. AI

    There are only 2 files in the Zip, assassin.bsp and a .doc file, nothing about a cfg.bsp.

  3. Heyzors

    Okay well now it says tfc.wad. And I know that isn’t in the zip, but that isn’t really relevant seeing as it is asking for it anyway…

  4. tfc wad should be moved from HL/tfc folder to HL/valve folder if I remenber right

  5. AI

    Heyzors, If you don’t have “Team Fortress Classic” installed in the Steam verson of HL1, you will have to either install it from Steam, Or have the old version of HL1 installed, I ran into the same prob with Steam cause I don’t have TFC! I had to use my old version and copy the tfc.wad file from the TFC folder into the proper folder as per instructions. That’s all I can tell ya!

  6. Maybe?

    Beginners single map. A maintenance man throws a switch and kills everybody, including you.
    You kill everybody, an apache appears and kills you.
    No HEV. One Weapon. No story. No point.
    There may be a secret to this, but I doubt it.

  7. Mel
    Think Twice

    I could not find a secret to this either, it’s has piledriver states. For me it’s all a bit pointless other then a start-up map for a new mapper. If you got time to waste consider it otherwise think twice.

  8. Maybe?

    I would originally put a TT recommendation, but then I realized that this was a beginner’s map, so I kinda felt bad for the mapper.

    Apart from that though…. the map is terrible. It’s a simple open area with some guards, an early HL engineer model and a scientist. I actually managed to get away from that “tower” or whatever it was. There is also no explanation whatsoever. The map is called Assassination, but I don’t even know who to assassinate. The .doc file that was included in the .zip also didn’t tell me. Oh and you need TFC to play this (if you really want to).

    Overall, this map is just a waste of time really. I know it’s a beginner’s map and I know that if I made a map it would be even worse than this, but seriously, I wouldn’t recommend it.

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