This addon will allow you to make gmod’s difficulty and a few other settings to be similar to HL2’s.
*Change the difficulty to be similar to Half-Life 2’s difficulty
*Enable or disable Falldamage in a menu
*Set the player’s speed to be the same as Half-Life 2’s speed
*Enable ammo limits to stop people from going over the maximum amount of ammo
*People can drown in water if you enable it
*You can enable an energy bar that makes people slow down after sprinting for a while
*Enable or disable the flashlight
hl2s_difficulty --Changes the difficulty (0-gmod’s, 1-HL2’s Difficulty, 2-Extra Hard)
hl2s_speed --Changes the speed the player moves to be the same as in Half-Life 2
hl2s_ammolimit --Stops you from getting more ammo if you have the maximum amount
hl2s_energy --When Enabled, you will stop sprinting if you sprinted for a while
hl2s_drowning --When Enabled, you will drown if you stay in the water for 30 secs
Some Useful info
To change the commands, you need to use the in-game menu found in Utilities/GameSettings.
Only the server owner can change these commands.
The Ammo Limit, Sprint Energy, and Drowning functions works similar to HL2’s, but the
drowning fuction doesn’t make you lose health, it kills you instantly instead.
HL2’s Difficulty is similar to HL2’s Hard difficulty, only slightly harder. The Extra Hard
Difficulty increases the enemy’s damage, so it will be quite hard to do.
This addon’s difficulty modes will be different then HL2’s, that is because this addon’s
difficulty system works different then HL2’s.
Due to possible bugs, this addon is not recommended to be used with gamemodes other then sandbox.
Having this addon installed while running another gamemode shouldn’t cause any bugs, but the
(if you find a bug, please post the error you got in the console, and post what you were doing at the time)