An improved version of the Source Engine map editor Hammer Editor: ‘Hammer++’ has been released by fans

An improved version of the Source Engine map editor Hammer Editor: 'Hammer++'

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.

Hammer++ Source Engine map editor

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.

Hammer++ Source Engine map editor
Display in the official “Hammer Editor”.
Hammer++ Source Engine map editor
Display in the improved version of “Hammer ++”.

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.