Tripwire and Mod DB Announce Phase 2 Winners of Killing Floor 2’s Grindhouse Mapping Contest

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If you aren’t familiar with Killing Floor 2 and the fact the game has quite a few of mods, Mod DB, Tripwire teamed together for Killing Floor 2’s official Grindhouse Mapping Contest. With the contest, it continues on from Phase 1 and offers over 50,000 USD to modding winners. For those who are interested in the blood filled contest from Grindhouse, this contest offers up the chance for fans to show off their map creation skills. For those wondering,  Phase 2 was held from December 7, 2015 through February 21, 2016. Today’s announcement reveals nine lucky and talented winners, each handpicked by the Tripwire Interactive team. So our hats are off to those who entered and those who won.

We were overwhelmed by the quality and originality of the various map submissions in the Grindhouse Mapping Contest,” said John Gibson, President of Tripwire Interactive. “Now that we’ve recently added full Steam Workshop functionality in Killing Floor 2, we’re excited to see what the community creates next!

Tripwire Selections Phase 2 (All maps are on Steam Workshop and available to play now!)

Best Survival

1)      Infernal Realm – $10,000

2)      Shopping Spree – $7,500

3)      Spaceport Perdition – $5,000

4)      Power Core – $1,500

5)      Dead Shore – $1,000

Best Non Survival

1)      Husk Factory – $5,000

2)      GrooveYard – $2,500

3)      Insurrection – $1,500

4)      London Escape – $1,000

Will wee see you on the battlefield enjoying these new fan created maps? We hope so. As for them being on PlayStation 4? We certainly hope they will be there when the game launches sometime this year.


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Dustin is our native console gamer, PlayStation and Nintendo reviewer who has an appetite for anything that crosses the boarders from across the big pond. His interest in JRPG’s, Anime, Handheld Gaming, and Pizza is insatiable. His elitist attitude gives him direction, want, and a need for the hardest difficulties in games, which is fun to watch, and hilarity at its finest. You can find him over on TwitterGoogle+, and or you can find him on PSN with RaivynLyken.

“Return of the Patriarch” Content Now Available for Killing Floor 2

As you know not long ago, matter of a fact, a few days ago we published our preview for the upcoming “Return of the Patriarch” content that will has now landed on Steam as of now. Still on Steam Early Access for $29.99 (US), ₤19.99 (UK) and €26.99 (EU), Killing Floor 2 offers fans a chance to go into a full blown cooperative experience while taking out the fan favored boss “The Patriarch”. Known by many as the former CEO of Horizon Biotech as Kevin Clamely, fans will get to take him on as his new form “The Patriarch” a monstrosity that seeks nothing but vengeance.

 

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As always, with new content, the game will feature information for new additions, bug fixes and tunning through the  Official KILLING FLOOR 2 Game Group on Steam.

The brand new Return of the Patriarch Content Pack for KILLING FLOOR 2 includes the following:

  • New Boss – The Patriarch
  • 2 New Maps – Farmhouse and Black Forest
  • 1 New Perk – Gunslinger
  • 1 New Playable Character – Oisten Jaegerhorn
  • Zed-conomy and Trading Floor Store
  • Other New Features including server welcome screen, various bug fixes and improvements, steam mod and map workshop added and much more!

 

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The Tripwire team will also be showing off the PlayStation 4 version of KILLING FLOOR 2 for the first time ever at booths #1193 / #1194 during the PlayStation Experience in San Francisco, California on Saturday, December 5thand Sunday, December 6th. Will you be there? If so, let us know your thoughts about the console version if you’ve played the PC version.


About the Writer:

dustin_batgr_prof

Dustin is our native console gamer, PlayStation and Nintendo reviewer who has an appetite for anything that crosses the boarders from across the big pond. His interest in JRPG’s, Anime, Handheld Gaming, and Pizza is insatiable. His elitist attitude gives him direction, want, and a need for the hardest difficulties in games, which is fun to watch, and hilarity at its finest. You can find him over on TwitterGoogle+, and or you can find him on PSN with RaivynLyken.

Killing Floor Franchise on Sale, Killing Floor 2 Steam Trading Cards Announced

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You may remember the fact that fellow writer David Murphy and myself have both been rigorously playing Killing Floor 2 in our free time, but also as part of our press coverage we do. Today we have learned from our friends over at Tripwire Interactive who have presented us with the amazing opportunities we’ve had so far with the game.

With our most recent coverage of the Incinerate ‘n Detonate DLC, we’ve been able to announce that it’s your turn to join in on the gore, violence, and insanity of killing Zeds with us with a discounted amount of 75% of Killing Floor and 33% off Killing Floor 2. So when does the sale end? November 2nd at 10am PDT. So get on it while you can for those monster-sized discounts.

Steam Trading Cards will be introduced for Killing Floor 2 starting now. Show off your allegiance to the Killing Floor franchise and collect all of the cards!

Want to get to killing Zeds? Great check out these links for more info:

KILLING FLOOR: http://store.steampowered.com/app/1250/
KILLING FLOOR 2: http://store.steampowered.com/app/232090/


About the Writer:

dustin_batgr_prof

Dustin is our native console gamer, PlayStation and Nintendo reviewer who has an appetite for anything that crosses the boarders from across the big pond. His interest in JRPG’s, Anime, Handheld Gaming, and Pizza is insatiable. His elitist attitude gives him direction, want, and a need for the hardest difficulties in games, which is fun to watch, and hilarity at its finest. You can find him over onTwitterGoogle+, and or you can find him on PSN with RaivynLyken.