“Hammer Editor” is familiar as a map editor for the game engine “Source Engine” that is mainly used for Valve games, but an improved version “Hammer++” has been released by the user.
Created by programmer ficool2 and artist Izotope, “Hammer++” has a number of bug fixes and improvements that make it easier to use and more stable. The official website introduces new features of various sizes that may reduce the burden on the mapper.
Below is the comparison of the original Hammer editor and the new improved one.
Currently supported titles by the new Hammer++ are:
- Team Fortress 2
- Counter-Strike: Source
- Source SDK 2013 Multiplayer
- Source SDK 2013 Singleplayer
- Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Garry’s MOD will be supported in the future.