Installing Source SDK and Source SDK Base
- Open steam
- Go Library > Tools > Source SDK
- Install Source SDK
Source SDK Base
|Games||SDK base Version|
|Half-Life 2 Episode 2||
|Half-Life 2 DeathMatch||
The Source SDK Launcher
When the source SDK is installed , launch it.
Select the Engine Version and double clic on Create a new mod.
You can choose between the first three options
- modify HL2 Single player
- modify HL2 Multiplayer
- Multiplayer mod from template
Set up the Mod paths
1. The first path is the place where the mod Source file will be stored
this directory contains
This path can be what you want ( ex : c:/mymod/ or in sourcemods as : “/sourcemods/mymod_source/”.
Note : This is the place where Mesa have to be located.
Important : This directory must not have a gameinfo.txt at his root.
2. the second string field to fill is the Name of your Mod project, as a directory in steamapps/sourceMods/ will be created with the name you choose.
note : prevent to add space and exotic characters.
This is the directory of the final mod, the one you will launch from steam to run your Mod.
And it contains :
Additional informations : Create a mod on Valve Developer Community.