NS2: Combat Release Date Announced!

Posted by Hugh 3 weeks ago

Prepare to be devoured. Combat is back. After a year of development, this one-time Natural Selection 2 mod is going standalone: On October 31.

combatscreen1Eleven years ago, a mod called Natural Selection was released. Nine years later, that mod spawned a stand-alone game: Natural Selection 2. Now, Combat is the mod evolving from to a fully-fledged stand alone game on Steam. Faultline Games formed from the Combat modding team, and has spent the last year rewriting and recreating the classic mod. Check out who is on the Faultline team right here.


Combat is a faster paced, more tactical, more intense take on the Natural Selection style of multiplayer shooter. It does not feature the strategic top-down commander role, and puts tactical …


Build 269 Live on Steam

Posted by WasabiOne 2 months ago

Natural Selection 2 Build 269 is now live on Steam!

Work never stops on NS2, all of us on the Community Development Team (CDT) have been hard at work to fix, load time, crash, and other issues that players have been reporting. We hope that Build 269 will help those players experience the improvements from Builds 267 and 268 like the rest of the community and see why there is no better time to be playing NS2 than now! Since this is a maintenance patch you will notice our changelog is not as massive as the last couple, but have no fear it is all quality over quantity.

Moving forward the CDT has laid out plans for the upcoming holiday …


Build 268 Live on Steam

Posted by WasabiOne 2 months ago

Natural Selection 2 Build 268 is now live on Steam!

Although it has only been a couple weeks since the release of Build 267, we bring you this new build full of exciting changes and fixes! Build 268 at its core is a balance patch and you can find those adjustments below, these changes are inspired or directly pulled from the popular COMPMOD. 268 also brings more UI enhancements from NS2+ and other general bug fixes, especially those pesky client crashes!

We continue to be inspired and driven from the comments and feedback from all of you in the NS2 universe. Thank you so much for your time and help in solving some of the crashing issues too. Be on …