Episode 3: The Closure – Leon Brinkmann Interview

I would say Leon "SPYmaps" Brinkman is well known in the Half-Life 2 Modding community for his maps. He's produced 3 full length mods in the time he's been involved with Half-Life 2 and has previously released more content for other games.

Wolfenstein 3D Mods 101

To many, Wolfenstein 3D is considered to be the godfather of all first person shooters. While Wolfenstein 3D wasn’t the first game to be in first person, it was definitely the first game to incorporate a gun in the use of a first person perspective in a 3D environment.  Comparing Wolf3D to many of the modern shooters, the basics are still similar. You got...

Portal 1 and 2 Give-Away

It’s simple. We’re giving away Portal 1 and 2. 110% free, I paid for it with my own money, for you to keep. All we ask is that you support Modinformer and help us grow. This is how we would like you to go about that. You have friends, and we don’t.  We would like to you tell recruit your friends into the Modinformer Army 1 If you’ve...

Semi?Conversion – Phantasian Productions Interview Part 2

In the world of unofficial fan translations for the Japanese “Tales” series of jRPGS there are probably few groups who share the expiration and longevity of “Phantasian Productions“, for your consumption an interview with the studio “head” (if those terms are befitting of a fan driven endeavor): (continued from...

Semi?Conversion – Phantasian Productions Interview Part 1

Whether you believe it was the 16-bit era, or the 32-bit era, it’s hard to deny that it’s been a long while since the golden age of jRPGs. It seems like these days the average jRPG fan in the west is almost entirely dependent on either import, or localization of repeated franchise entries. In laymen terms “If it hasn’t already sold a...

Semi?Conversion – Sonic 1 (GEN) Hacks

  Welcome to “Semi?Conversion” ModInformer’s  new almost weekly segment on the subject of “Fringe Modding!” </Cue Twilight Zone Music>, texture mods, RAM hacks, ROM hacks, and even memory card hacks, Modding isn’t just what one can do with a nifty SDK. Modding is the process by which we change one...

Blue Planet: Age of Aquarius Review

There are those who say that the long lineage of space combat sims has no living heir, that the ideas once championed by the likes of “X Wing Vs Tie Fighter”, “Wing Commander” or even ” Star Trek: Bridge Commander ” have been lost to the ages. When I encounter those people, I have to resist a persistent urge not to slap...

Modinterrogation – Tom Bui of Valve Confesses about Steam Workshop!

The crew here at Modinformer infiltrated Valve Laboratories and took Tom Bui hostage, who told us everything that we wanted to know. Read more for a full transcript of his Interrogation.

No More Room In Hell Released!!

The zombie mod we’ve all been waiting for is out now! The name, coined from the phrase “When there is no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth” has just been released. Featuring a plethora of weapons to chose from, 8 player co-op gameplay, custom textures and maps, and custom – motion captured animations. Being in development...

Deadrawkstar’s Reccommended Resident Evil 4 Mods Part 1

After finding this on the PC I quickly noticed the lack of quality it had compared to the PS2 version. Here's a few of the mods that greatly improved my experience with Resident Evil 4 on the PC.