Here are some useful console commands:
net_graph 1 - display FPS and packet loss
Official Map List
l4d.com are hosting some movies based on the game. Some good ones in there, including a very short trailer for the official movie.
View them at l4d.com
Left 4 Dead DLC
Valve have announced more DLC for L4D. Planned for September, it should be out in time for the next LAN \o/
Bean has posted details on the DFC Forums
Valve have issued a series of updates for L4D. The major one being the addition of a new game mode - Survival - plus enabling the other two campaigns for Versus mode.
You can read about the updates on the Steam news site:
Left 4 Dead Update
Valve have released a major set of fixes and tweaks to L4D. You can read the full list at steampowered.com
, but here are some highlights:
- Various changes to Tank behaviour
- Smoker targetting and field of attack
- Boomers exploding in mid air drop bile
- Burning Hunters do less damage
- Several general server and multiplayer tweaks
The update will be applied automatically via Steam.
Nvidia Drivers 182.06
The most recent Nvidia drivers seem to have fixed the Multicore Rendering issue that caused major stuttering in Left4Dead. You can find a link to ForceWare 182.06 on our Games and Drivers page