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TF2Maps.net has opened up the voting for their 9th major map contest featuring Mann vs Machine maps from the community. Visit the voting site for all the details and vote for your favourite!

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An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:
  • Added new promo items
  • Added crafting recipes for the Sticky Jumper and the Rocket Jumper
  • Fixed r_depthoverlay ConVar not using the correct material
  • Improved performance and stability for the Linux version
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Polycount has launched their Escape: A Polycount Challenge. Unlike previous contests where the rules were very much defined this contest is all open!

  • Open to as many video game artist types as possible.
  • Open to as many art style & direction as possible.
  • Open to as many interpretations as possible.
Intrigued? Head on over to their contest page for all the details.

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More Highlander, more fun! ETF2L's Highlander Season 4 has opened signups for their tournament and will remain open until March 8. All participating teams that finish their season will receive some in game items as prizes in addition to the €1,000 up for grabs between the top three teams. Have at it!

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An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:
  • Fixed a client crash when attempting to fire the flamethrower while coming out of a taunt
  • Fixed The Phlogistinator's Mmmmph particle effect getting stuck on after performing a taunt
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Updates to Team Fortress 2, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:
Source Engine Changes (TF2, DoD:S, HL2:DM)
  • Improved performance for the Linux version
Team Fortress 2
  • Fixed a problem that was preventing some older demos from being played
  • Fixed a client/server crash when a flamethrower gets destroyed while firing
  • Fixed missing buttons on the item import tool
  • Removed the promo restrictions from the Shred Alert, the Brutal Bouffant, and the Buck Turner All-Stars
  • Updated the Vaccinator with its own uber-off sound and a sound when toggling resist types
  • Updated some of the animations for the Shred Alert taunt
  • Updated a couple HUD panels to support team scores with more than two digits
TF2 Blog
Updates to Team Fortress 2, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:
Source Engine Changes (TF2, DoD:S, HL2:DM)
  • Fixed a missing material when changing the value of mat_color_projection
Team Fortress 2
  • Fixed an item description bug that would not display the not-tradable text for some untradeable items
TF2 Blog
Updates to Team Fortress 2, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:
Source Engine Changes (TF2, DoD:S, HL2:DM)
  • Fixed a client crash related to rendering models
  • Fixed a client crash related to audio in the web browser
  • Fixed servers crashing with the error message "Overflow error writing string table baseline"
  • Fixed a missing material when setting mat_viewportscale to anything other than 1
  • Fixed windowed mode under certain window managers for the Linux version
  • Improved performance for the Linux version
Team Fortress 2
  • Added new promo items
  • Fixed buildings not always being downgraded at the same rate by the Red-Tape Recorder
  • Fixed not hearing the sound for the Shred Alert taunt while playing Mann Vs. Machine
  • Fixed players spamming the Shred Alert taunt in spawn rooms by changing their loadout presets
  • Fixed giant robots sometimes getting stuck in Mann Vs. Machine
  • Fixed a problem where traders that send in-game trade requests would receive the error message "The other player is currently busy trading with someone else" when the problem was actually related to Steam Guard settings
TF2 Blog
An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:
  • Added new promo items
    • The Brütal Bouffant
    • The Shred Alert
  • Fixed UGC Season 8 medals not using the correct colors
  • Updated the material for the Buck Turner All-Stars
TF2 Blog
Updates to Team Fortress 2, Day of Defeat: Source and Half-Life 2: Deathmatch have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:
Source Engine Changes (TF2, DoD:S, HL2:DM)
  • Fixed a material system client crash for the Linux version
Team Fortress 2
  • Added a new promo item
  • Fixed not seeing Medigun particle beams while healing players in DirectX 8
  • Fixed the Blue team Stickybomb Launcher using the Scottish Resistance material when dropped into the world
  • Fixed the Black Rose and the Botkiller Wrench using the Red team arms skin while on the Blue team
  • Updated the Faerie Solitaire Pin so it can be crafted, traded and gift-wrapped
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