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GoldenEye: Source

GoldenEye: Source 5.0

Based off the 1995 James Bond film GoldenEye, this first-person shooter had an average single-player storyline but what really kept gamers immerse for hours on end was its multiplayer mode.

Windows
Freeware
2.0 GB
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GoldenEye: Source is an online multiplayer arena first-person shooter that aims to provide a faithful recreation of the classic N64 title GoldenEye 007’s multiplayer with refined gameplay, high definition graphics and sound. Over 10 years in the making, GE:S has had many talented developers working to bring you quality content at no cost to you. 25 maps, 10 gamemodes, and all 28 weapons from the original await you in this faithful recreation of GoldenEye on the Source engine. With its own unique mix of retro and modern style, GoldenEye: Source aims to appeal to fans of the original as well as anyone looking for an enjoyable multiplayer Free For All shooter.

For Apple computers: If you are running Mac OS and want to play Golden Eye: Source, here are instructions to run it using Wine (a Windows emulator, no need for Boot Camp).

What's New:

4 new maps have been added:

  • Added: Archives Classic
  • Added: Bunker
  • Added: Dam
  • Added: Depot

2 new game modes have been added:

  • Added: A View to a Kill:
    • You are scored on time spent alive
    • Dying resets current time to 0
    • Killing a player adds 50% of their currently accumulated “time alive” to yours
    • Slapper kills will reward you with 75% of their currently accumulated time
    • Current time leaders are highlighted with red markers
  • Added: Gun Trade:
    • Each player is randomly assigned a weapon at the start of the match
    • Killing, or being killed by another player will swap weapons between you and that player
    • Slapper kills remove the victims weapon from circulation and assigns a new weapon that is not currently in circulation
    • The player with the most kills at the end of the round wins

2 new playable characters have been added:

  • Added: Russian Infantry
  • Added: Russian Soldier

Other Features:

  • Added: 25 new music tracks
  • Added: 40 new achievements
  • Added: Added Community Contributor rank which comes with a scoreboard tag and Klobb skin

Requirements:

Whilst the game both requires and runs through Steam, the mod is not available for download via the Steam store due to legal reasons. You can download Steam here.