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Real name

Ryan White

PP Member since

15 March 2016


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Brief Bio
Began mapping last year. Working on a HL2:EP1 mod
Half-Life Games Owned
Playing Style and History



Playing Style Description

I like to explore. A lot. Eg. looking around at the 3D skybox surrounding the level, noticing the details in the map and so on.

Playing History

I mainly play FPS shooters.

Top 5 Favourites


  1. Garry's Mod
  2. Portal 2
  3. Dishonored
  4. (Honestly can't think of games off the top of my head)


  1. Black Mesa

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: None
  • Scripting: None
  • Texturing: None
  • Voice acting: None
  • Writing: Some
  • Sound: Little
  • Music: None

Additional information

Began mapping last year after on-and-off attempts to learn for several years. I would say that I'm good with adding in props, NPCs etc. but need to work more on the lighting and speed of which I work at. (It can take me a while to do things)

Latest 25 Comments
22 Apr 2016 Poll Question 343 - Do you think you would buy "themes" for games that changed the default experience? Nope. A game needs to be built with one specific artistic theme in mind. It changes the gameplay ...
07 Apr 2016 Poll Question 341 - Would you go on a Half-Life themed cruise? Holy... this made me want to rent a ship right now.
04 Apr 2016 April 2016 General Chat Philip no! You used an episode 2 image for the episode 1 heading in the game marathon banner. Heh...
04 Apr 2016 The Hammer Cup 16: Challenge 3: BacktrackVille And to be honest, if people don't have HL2 and both episodes then they need to get them by now. ...
03 Apr 2016 The Hammer Cup 16: Challenge 3: BacktrackVille With scripted_sequences the zombies shouldn't just cancel their scripted sequence when damaged an...
02 Apr 2016 April 2016 General Chat Do it! A Valve Game marathon would be a joy to watch, and maybe we could all talk about the desig...
02 Apr 2016 April 2016 General Chat Still enjoying making my HL2 mod, Singularity Collapse. The main problem is building the streets ...
02 Apr 2016 The Hammer Cup 16: Challenge 3: BacktrackVille Considering not entering this challenge because I'll be missing 5 days out of the challenge and t...
29 Mar 2016 Residual Life I was overall very happy with this mod. As one of the view HL mods I've played (I play mostly HL2...
27 Mar 2016 Introduce Yourself Hey everyone, I'm Ryan and have been mapping properly for a little under a year. I've played Half...
19 Mar 2016 LiberationVille Only had time to play some of these, so I chose what seemed to be the top 2. I was not disappoin...
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