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Rob Martens

PP Member since

30 October 2013




Lives in

United States of America

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Half-Life Games Owned
Playing Style and History



Playing Style Description

Try as I might to balance my approach to a map, I do tend to be more aggressive if I'm recording a demo or gameplay video.

Top 5 Favourites


  1. Silent Hill
  2. Secret of Mana
  3. Final Fantasy 6
  4. Chrono Trigger
  5. Deadly Premonition


  1. G String
  2. Mistake of Pythagoras
  3. Peaces Like Us
  4. Heart of Evil
  5. Timeline

Milestone Reached

  • 1-50 Comments = Shy
  • 51-100 Comments = Friendly
  • 101-250 Comments = Socialable
  • 251-500 Comments = Talkative
  • 501-1000 Comments = Opinionated
  • 1001 Plus Comments = Omnipresent

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Modding Skills

Modding Skills

  • Mapping: Some
  • Modeling: Little
  • Scripting: Some
  • Texturing: Little
  • Voice acting: Some
  • Writing: Some
  • Sound: None
  • Music: None
Latest 25 Comments
01 Aug 2019 Collapsypants I haven't done any Half-Life stuff in a couple years, and since Phillip left the site I don't che...
17 Dec 2017 December 2017 - General Chat Thanks, crowbar, I hadn't known it was busted elsewhere too; I think I've toyed with CS:GO Hammer...
17 Dec 2017 December 2017 - General Chat I haven't done any Black Mesa mapping, but taking a look at their build of Hammer I see the same ...
07 Dec 2017 USS Darkstar It is driving me absolutely crazy not to have found it, but I swear within the past couple of yea...
21 May 2017 MinimalismVille I haven't played any of the maps yet (beyond the first few moments of each during testing), but I...
19 Dec 2016 Hard!Ville AKA HardVille I'm trying to get back into uploading Youtube videos on a semi-regular basis, and Hard!Ville was ...
14 Dec 2016 Precinct 17 After a year of neglect, not playing much of anything in the way of games, I've finally gotten ba...
18 Oct 2016 October 2016 General Chat Of course I didn't realize this until well after posting, but for the second link I posted it tur...
17 Oct 2016 October 2016 General Chat It's embarrassing to say I didn't have an immediate answer for this, despite years of interest in...
06 Oct 2016 October 2016 General Chat I love Serious Sam too, and if you already have the remasters I'd say go for it, but it should be...
08 Sep 2016 Week 36 Hooray!/Oh no! I'm happy to see TVR picked up again, certainly, but I'll take this chance to r...
04 Sep 2016 I'm Taking a Partial Sabbatical Thank you, Phillip! I know you've said this isn't the end, necessarily, but it's still a good tim...
05 Aug 2016 Week 31 Oh God, AmbushVille? I thought TVR was just the pre-Steampipe Villes! And here I was, all relieve...
12 Jul 2016 July 2016 General Chat Through the process of elimination I believe I've found the issue. It seemed like the crash was ...
03 Jul 2016 July 2016 General Chat I'm sorry to spoil what could have been a fun project for you, but Facepunch programmer James Kin...
29 Jun 2016 Calling Tech-heads - I need your help Sorry to clutter this thread with another comment, but the more I think about it the more I reali...
29 Jun 2016 Calling Tech-heads - I need your help Yeah, that's the thing with those boxes. The idea is to trap the sound waves from your voice befo...
29 Jun 2016 Calling Tech-heads - I need your help If just using the PC gives intermittent flashes, then yes, I agree with the compressed air approa...
29 Jun 2016 Calling Tech-heads - I need your help Ugh, sorry, stupid typo, I meant "interframe" compression, i.e. compression across multiple frame...
29 Jun 2016 Calling Tech-heads - I need your help I would hold off on the sound card purchase if I were you. When you say you're unhappy with your ...
17 Dec 2015 Poll Question 332 - Does a modder have the moral right to block videos and screenshots of their work? I didn't vote, because there's no option I totally agree with. "Yes, but they shouldn't exercise ...
20 Nov 2015 Leon's Coastline to Atmosphere Leon's work isn't my cup of tea, really, but I have a 2011 Mac Mini at hand and thought I'd take ...
24 Oct 2015 RTSL Donation System I believe section 2C of the Steam Subscriber Agreement is the one to see for this stuff: http://s...
30 Sep 2015 We Want Your Content Poorly managed, heavy-handed Guerrilla Marketing, I would guess. The idea being to establish the ...
23 Sep 2015 VerticalVilleTwo - Mapping Challenge Announcement Paint Geometry? You mean you're not using the Sculpt panel? Dear god, man! I think it's missing o...
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