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* [[info_l4d1_survivor_spawn|L4D1 Survivor Bots]] | [[L4D2_Mission_Files#Base_Mission_File|L4D1 Survivor Players]] (survivor_set - Missionfile) | [[Info_director|Forcing Survivor Positions]]
 
* [[info_l4d1_survivor_spawn|L4D1 Survivor Bots]] | [[L4D2_Mission_Files#Base_Mission_File|L4D1 Survivor Players]] (survivor_set - Missionfile) | [[Info_director|Forcing Survivor Positions]]
 
* [[L4D2 Vscripts|Scripting (vscripts)]]{{sq}}| '''[[L4D2 Vscript Examples|Example vscripts]]'''
 
* [[L4D2 Vscripts|Scripting (vscripts)]]{{sq}}| '''[[L4D2 Vscript Examples|Example vscripts]]'''
: Entity Manipulation | Custom Panic Events | Custom Finales | Scavenge Finale | [[L4D2_Director_Scripts|Director Scripts]] | Onslaughts | [[L4D2_Vscripts#Decrypting NUC files|Official vscripts]] | [[List_of_L4D2_Script_Functions| Script Classes and Functions]]
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: Entity Manipulation | Custom Panic Events | Custom Finales | Scavenge Finale | [[L4D2_Director_Scripts|Director Scripts]] | Onslaughts | [[L4D2_Vscripts#Decrypting NUC files|Official vscripts]] | [[List_of_L4D2_Script_Functions| Scripting API]]
 
*[[L4D2 EMS/Intro|Extended Mutation System]]
 
*[[L4D2 EMS/Intro|Extended Mutation System]]
 
* [[L4D2_Mission_Files#Revisiting_maps|Revisitable maps]], as seen in Hard Rain.
 
* [[L4D2_Mission_Files#Revisiting_maps|Revisitable maps]], as seen in Hard Rain.
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=== Shipping ===
 
=== Shipping ===
 
* [[L4D2 Campaign Add-on Tutorial|Creating Add-ons (.VPK Files)]]
 
* [[L4D2 Campaign Add-on Tutorial|Creating Add-ons (.VPK Files)]]
** [[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#addoninfo.txt|addoninfo.txt]] | [[Deadline_AddonInfo_File|Example addoninfo.txt (Deadline 1 & 2)]]
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** [[L4D_AddonInfo_Authoring#Info_metadata|addoninfo.txt]] | [[Deadline_AddonInfo_File|Example addoninfo.txt (Deadline 1 & 2)]]
 
** Add-on Art Assets
 
** Add-on Art Assets
 
::[[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#addonimage.jpg|addonimage.jpg]] | [[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#Campaign_Poster|Campaign Poster]] | [[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#Map_Thumbnail_Previews|Map Thumbnail Previews]] | [[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#Campaign_Poster|Outtro Background]]
 
::[[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#addonimage.jpg|addonimage.jpg]] | [[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#Campaign_Poster|Campaign Poster]] | [[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#Map_Thumbnail_Previews|Map Thumbnail Previews]] | [[L4D2_Campaign_Add-on_Tutorial#Campaign_Poster|Outtro Background]]
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* [https://www.worldofleveldesign.com/categories/cat-l4d1-2.php World Of Level Design] - Contains several Left 4 Dead 1/2 mapping guides
 
* [https://www.worldofleveldesign.com/categories/cat-l4d1-2.php World Of Level Design] - Contains several Left 4 Dead 1/2 mapping guides
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* [[Level_Design_Video_Tutorials|Level Design Video Tutorials]] - Various video tutorials about mapping.
 
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<Left 4 Dead 2> This page contains articles relating to Level Design for Left 4 Dead 2.

For Left 4 Dead level creation articles, see Left 4 Dead Level Creation.

Getting Started

Design Theory

Tutorials and Constructing Elements

Standard Finale | Gauntlet Finale | Scavenge Finale | Custom Finale | Sacrifice Finale
Post Processing (Film Grain, Vignette, Local Contrast) | Color Correction
Entity Manipulation | Custom Panic Events | Custom Finales | Scavenge Finale | Director Scripts | Onslaughts | Official vscripts | Scripting API

Gamemodes

Custom Assets

Breakable Props | Cinematic Physics | Weapons (Via addoninfo) | Melee Weapons | Intro/Outro Camera
Soundscripts | Soundscapes

Shipping

addonimage.jpg | Campaign Poster | Map Thumbnail Previews | Outtro Background
Official Map Mission Files | Example Mission Files (Deadline 1 & 2)

Reference Information

VBSP | VVIS | VRAD

Navigation Meshes

General

Left 4 Dead Series

Other Resources

Sites