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Dead before Dawn DC
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Description
You will arrive at a carefully created Crossroads Mall where an ever charming security guard called "Hank Kowalski" will send you on a wild zombie hunt.
With over 300 mb of custom music, 200 mb of new mission vocals, Dead before Dawn is the most complex mod for Left 4 Dead 2.
With Dead Before Dawn - Director's cut, we would like to give those players that demanded "more mall" a little more areas to explore, while those who still remember the map from the beta will find it updated, refreshed and finalized.

Version
Update 03/06/2013

Map 1:
Changed up world lighting and skybox to "morning"
Added random intro convo's
Coach is no longer muted in this map
Touched up terrain displacements and various details
Touched up some nav stuff
Fixed able to get stuck behind sattelite in starting area
Fixed being able to run up the hill on the left side route near the bridge
Gave garage door in anna's house some strength so smoker has a tougher time doing a break/smoke combo on players
Fixed bots teleporting trough the barricade firewall at the end of the map
Ramped up the item spawn density
Helicopter event/crash site is now random
Barricade event optimized

Map 2:
Touched up the map details
Slightly ramped up the item spawn density
The need to fix the AC unit is now randomized

Map 3:
Touched up level design
Added an instructor advising players not to shoot the ATM's
A Player no longer need to "press and hold" for the gate events
Survivors are no longer able to break the wall near the laser sight in the weaponshop
West (small) gate event is made shorter and no longer happens in 2 steps
North (big) gate event made shorter as well (and no longer has 2 stages)
Allowing more than 1m customers penalty changed from "waking up in the nightmare room" to a fluffy tank, gone with the "progress blocking"
When wandering out the door too far, Andy's FF gunfire doesn't kill any longer: he misses and the story goes that the player is scared back inside the safe perimeter.
"Nightmare" room is now open and containing items are accessible all the time
Server room is now a bonus room for not letting 1m users in
Door in reko bank now opens in both directions

Map 4: Undead Center
Touched up the some map details
Added rescue room near forklift event.

Map 5: New Dawn
Fixed double ammo pile at police car on deck 2
pre finale tank in the food court is now possible (Cach no like)
The Finale's overal horde / tank flow and structure is now more like the parish bridge finale with the following differences:
Random tank on either deck 1 or 2 (in versus, tank placement is the same for each team)
No more roof showdown with 2 tanks like in last version of the map. (the only roof tanks present now are the escape tanks so hurry up!)
Fixed nav bug preventing bots from choosing a direct path to the rescue vehicle
Some nav optimization as well
Placed the chainsaw/M60 spawn earlier in the map so that it's more useful during the finale for players in expert mode.
The former chainsaw/M60 spawn place now has a chance to spawn a throwable or pills
Added an extra physics car on the roof to be throwable by the tank
Changed the rescue bus' path a bit near the elevator because in the new finale conditions it had a chance to slam survivors in the wall
Items (6)
Dead before Dawn DC / Part 1 of 5
Created by Darth Brush
You will arrive at a carefully created Crossroads Mall where an ever charming security guard called "CJ" will send you on a wild zombie hunt.
With over 300 mb of custom music, 200 mb of new mission vocals, Dead before Dawn is the most complex mod for Lef...
Dead before Dawn DC / Part 2 of 5
Created by Darth Brush
You will arrive at a carefully created Crossroads Mall where an ever charming security guard called "CJ" will send you on a wild zombie hunt.
With over 300 mb of custom music, 200 mb of new mission vocals, Dead before Dawn is the most complex mod for Left...
Dead before Dawn DC / Part 3 of 5
Created by Darth Brush
You will arrive at a carefully created Crossroads Mall where an ever charming security guard called "CJ" will send you on a wild zombie hunt.
With over 300 mb of custom music, 200 mb of new mission vocals, Dead before Dawn is the most complex mod for Left...
Dead before Dawn DC / Part 4 of 5
Created by Darth Brush
You will arrive at a carefully created Crossroads Mall where an ever charming security guard called "CJ" will send you on a wild zombie hunt.
With over 300 mb of custom music, 200 mb of new mission vocals, Dead before Dawn is the most complex mod for Left...
Dead before Dawn DC / Part 5 of 5
Created by Darth Brush
You will arrive at a carefully created Crossroads Mall where an ever charming security guard called "Hank Kowalski" will send you on a wild zombie hunt.
With over 300 mb of custom music, 200 mb of new mission vocals, Dead before Dawn is the most complex m...
Dead before Dawn DC / Music-Pack
Created by Darth Brush
You will arrive at a carefully created Crossroads Mall where an ever charming security guard called "CJ" will send you on a wild zombie hunt.
With over 300 mb of custom music, 200 mb of new mission vocals, Dead before Dawn is the most complex mod for Lef...
157 Comments
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Reissy Boi97 Aug 14 @ 12:08pm 
The whole thing was wa too confusing, I had no idea where to go or what to do, the primary issue was that I couldn't hear the guy on the radio because he spoke too quitely.
Mondo Aug 11 @ 9:50am 
Odd, For some reason all the custom files, sounds, and models are still on even when i turned off the campaign, I've even uninstalled the add on itself and vertified the cache of the game itself, everything is still there.

Any way around this? It's a pain to play l4d in this state..
AteBits Aug 9 @ 11:17am 
SO. GREAT.
J0S3FS0NCZ Aug 4 @ 12:32pm 
if you know some part of dawn of the dead this is it the escape truck is from dawn of the dead its really cool
YourMADjesty Aug 3 @ 11:16am 
My 10VS10 dedicated server always can't proceed on to the 3rd map after finishing part 2, it will load forever and then get kick to main screen with the error 'Lost connection to server'

I installed the one from gamemaps (left4maps) .

Any help?
Pink Knight Jul 27 @ 4:33am 
Doesnt Work it says your map [maps/l4d_dbddc2_anna_is_gone.bsp] differs from the server's
sharlinda May 27 @ 6:51am 
i remember playing this map after watching the movie. truly epic map.
Mega Charizard Azarith May 24 @ 9:40pm 
Whenver I play it online it always kicks me saying that my map is different, even though me and my friend both got it from the worskhop. It kicks me at map 3
RANDOM FISH TO THE FACE! May 16 @ 6:54pm 
9.5/10 This map is one of a kind
+ good voice acting!
ConDa24 Apr 25 @ 10:38pm 
let's play with