Garry's Mod 2 is in development, won't be called Garry's Mod 2, will have VR support

Funny PC games

Facepunch Studios are working on a Garry's Mod Sequel, studio founder Garry Newman told PCGamesN in a recent interview - but don't you dare call it Garry's Mod 2.

Newman's comments on the sequel came when asked if he'd ever consider raising the price of the first game:

"We wouldn't raise the price now, I mean we’re kind of working on a sequel, so it’d be stupid to the raise the price, really. It’s early days. We’re looking at having more VR stuff in it - that’s the big point of it. And it won’t be called Garry’s Mod 2."

There were once some rumblings about Oculus support for Garry's Mod 1.0 before the studio quashed them. Or whatever one does to a rumbling in order to cease it. Analogies, eh? 

The comment came during an interview about the making of Garry's Mod, in which it also transpired that Newman was initially unsure whether to charge any money at all for it: 

"The price goes back to the original days. We decided to have it that cheap because when Valve originally asked if we wanted to put it on Steam I said no. I thought: who would pay for it? When we were first talking about price we thought $10. If we’d have priced it at $50 or $30, or even $20, I don’t think it’d have lasted ten years."

Try these free to play games
?

These are affiliate links - clicking them and playing the games directly supports PCGamesN

Sign in to Commentlogin to comment
[LP] Dan avatarAnakhoresis avatar[ASG] Doctor Jew avatarNecro avatararhkangelsk avatarDr. Vivid avatar+64
[LP] Dan Avatar
2
[LP] Dan(21 days 3 hours played)
1 Year ago

Too many questions. Too much happiness.

2
Anakhoresis Avatar
419
Anakhoresis(22 hours played)
1 Year ago

20 days played? Haha wow.

1
Metacore Avatar
4
1 Year ago

I know right? It's crazy.

3
Nicknero1405 Avatar
3
1 Year ago

I know exactly what you mean... I mean ppsshhh!!?! Right???

2
æ.Random Avatar
2
æ.Random(149 days 19 hours played) replied to Nicknero1405
1 Year ago

Comon... who plays gmod anymore? It's like a dead game right? I don't think anyone could put up with it for more than a few hours...

2
[J.E.U.] BlitzKrieg Avatar
1
[J.E.U.] BlitzKrieg(173 days 7 hours played) replied to Nicknero1405
1 Year ago

Ah.. Good ol' Gmod, I really love this game. Ia m actually making the DeLorean from Back to the Future, I never get tired of it.

1
{:D K}NukeSkaarjRaptor The Α & Ω Avatar
1
{:D K}NukeSkaarjRaptor The Α & Ω(51 days 9 hours played) replied to Nicknero1405
8 Months ago

hehehe....

1
Noi Avatar
1
Noi(636 days 15 hours played) replied to Nicknero1405
7 Months ago

mlady

1
Dirty Spaceman Avatar
2
Dirty Spaceman(94 days 16 hours played)
1 Year ago

:^)

2
NihlusGreen Avatar
570
1 Year ago

Wow those hours, im impressed!

1
Okei Avatar
1
Okei(86 days played) replied to NihlusGreen
7 Months ago

Yeah.

1
RandommCraft Avatar
1
RandommCraft(67 days 2 hours played) replied to NihlusGreen
1 Month ago

I need more hours

1
AceTacticalEye Avatar
1
AceTacticalEye(6 days 9 hours played) replied to NihlusGreen
3 Weeks ago

No life gmodders xD

1
Nick of the Living Dead Avatar
1
Nick of the Living Dead(43 days 23 hours played)
1 Year ago

Hmm

1
Captain Rotten Avatar
1
Captain Rotten(50 days 1 hour played) replied to Nick of the Living Dead
7 Months ago

yep.

1
[GG] Lana Del Slay Avatar
1
[GG] Lana Del Slay(109 days 1 hour played)
1 Year ago

and I thought I had a lot of time on Gmod.

1
SoulStealerThresh Avatar
2
SoulStealerThresh(32 days 4 hours played) replied to [GG] Lana Del Slay
1 Year ago

I dont have that much ;(

2
ḎℰѦÐ! бум (Boom)! | trade.tf Avatar
1
ḎℰѦÐ! бум (Boom)! | trade.tf(49 days 12 hours played) replied to [GG] Lana Del Slay
1 Year ago

I don't even know how much i have

1
DaevasDemon Avatar
1
DaevasDemon(77 days 8 hours played) replied to [GG] Lana Del Slay
1 Year ago

I lost count of mine...

1
Aussie Bogan Avatar
1
Aussie Bogan(137 days 16 hours played)
9 Months ago

213 days for me...

1
[ASG] Doctor Jew Avatar
3
[ASG] Doctor Jew(124 days 1 hour played)
1 Year ago

m8 I got 67 days.

1
Catbat62 Avatar
1
Catbat62(52 days 23 hours played)
1 Year ago

Boy

1
mAIM Avatar
1
mAIM(53 days 11 hours played)
1 Year ago

Impressive.

1
nullern Avatar
1
nullern(316 days 15 hours played)
11 Months ago

gmod is cancer

1
Yuichi Jin CSGOSHUFFLE.COM Avatar
1
Yuichi Jin CSGOSHUFFLE.COM(134 days 9 hours played)
9 Months ago

late to this shintsnazz but 131 days boy

1
arhkangelsk Avatar
1
arhkangelsk(262 days 15 hours played)
1 Year ago

there's always someone with more

1
LordChicken101 Avatar
3
1 Year ago

Lol dude, I have 30 days and 12 hours

( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͠° ͟ʖ ͡°)ᕦ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)ᕤ( ͡~ ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡o ͜ʖ ͡o)( ͡͡ ° ͜ ʖ ͡ °)( ͡ ͡° ͡° ʖ ͡° ͡°)(ง ͠° ͟ل͜ ͡°)ง( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡ °)(ʖ ͜° ͜ʖ)

1
LordChicken101 Avatar
3
1 Year ago

Oops, I meant 36 days and 12 hours

1
Demragon12 Avatar
2
Demragon12(80 days 16 hours played)
1 Year ago

63 bruh GOML

XD

jk

1
ZeJ Serge Avatar
1
ZeJ Serge(562 days 17 hours played)
1 Year ago

pls

1
RespectfulDad Avatar
1
RespectfulDad(137 days 22 hours played)
1 Year ago

What a loon, right?

1
bluedog Avatar
1
bluedog(445 days 22 hours played)
1 Year ago

A little bit addictive... thats all.

1
Dimmerworld Avatar
2
Dimmerworld(66 days 5 hours played)
2 Weeks ago

21 days? noob

1
Dimmerworld Avatar
2
Dimmerworld(66 days 5 hours played)
2 Weeks ago

21 days? noob

1
LordChicken101 Avatar
3
1 Year ago

Gmod = love

Gmod = Life

1
Reyalan Avatar
1
Reyalan(119 days 2 hours played)
1 Year ago

I lost track, probably wasted my life on the game.

1
Димитри Avatar
1
Димитри(131 days 4 hours played)
10 Months ago

Awesome game..

1
Anakhoresis Avatar
419
Anakhoresis(22 hours played)
1 Year ago

Well I'm intrigued! Honestly not a huge fan of Garry's mod 1, I own it, but every time I open it I get lost quick haha. I feel like there's a ton of potential there but it's bogged down by being technically a quirky mod.

I'm hoping that for this next version it concentrates more on easy access (and of course stability).

1
Demragon12 Avatar
2
Demragon12(80 days 16 hours played)
1 Year ago

What do you mean by bogged down? Lol, do you think it's too difficult?

1
[K3BD] Armathynx# Avatar
1
[K3BD] Armathynx#(14 days 11 hours played)
1 Year ago

Don't blame him, the campaign was sooooo hard.

1
Anakhoresis Avatar
419
Anakhoresis(22 hours played)
1 Year ago

Bogged down as in I always feel like there are things you should be able to do, but can't, because it wasn't really built from the ground up as a content generation game, which is really what I'd like it to be (maybe I'm looking at it wrong?). In other words, a game where you can make your own mini-games within it. Which you can! I've seen it! But it feels like to do it is very hacky and full of workarounds, which is what fuels my assumption of how it's built.

The newer updates have gone a long way towards smoothing things but they're still working with a base that doesn't seem the greatest.

1
[ASG] Doctor Jew Avatar
3
[ASG] Doctor Jew(124 days 1 hour played)
1 Year ago

I am so happy. I hope the new GMod is on Source 2. I know these questions won't be answered for a long time though...

1
Necro Avatar
1
Necro(100 days 17 hours played)
1 Year ago

YES! YES! YES!

1
Dr. Vivid Avatar
1
Dr. Vivid(155 days 13 hours played)
1 Year ago

I'm excited for this.

1
Metacore Avatar
4
1 Year ago

Can't wait

1
Sudo Dei Avatar
1
1 Year ago

This would probably push me over the edge to buy a VR headset

1
Apeman-san Avatar
6
Apeman-san(39 days 23 hours played)
1 Year ago

Has to be on Source 2, can't wait! My new PC is ready to handle it. Hope there's a big increase in graphics.

1
NihlusGreen Avatar
570
1 Year ago

Any Source 2 confirmation?

1
Nicknero1405 Avatar
3
1 Year ago

Finally a reason for me to un-dust my Oculus Rift again?

1
Leyer32 Avatar
1
Leyer32(244 days 9 hours played)
1 Year ago

Great

1
Tibbles Avatar
1
Tibbles(85 days 5 hours played)
1 Year ago

ok

1
Disabled
1
Disabled "Psycho" Bore(1 day 17 hours played)
1 Year ago

Noice.

Nude models in VR incoming

1
҂ Lithic Stitchey_ Avatar
1
҂ Lithic Stitchey_(9 days 22 hours played)
1 Year ago

Nice! :D Can't wait for more endless fun.

1
The Father Avatar
1
The Father(51 days 17 hours played)
1 Year ago

Yiss

1
[AG] PVT Agent12g™ Avatar
1
[AG] PVT Agent12g™(140 days 23 hours played)
1 Year ago

Quite happy to hear about this!

1
_Beckett Avatar
1
_Beckett(67 days 6 hours played)
1 Year ago

ah yisss

if source 2 then acf must be ported aswell

1
「 Yoki 」 良き Avatar
1
「 Yoki 」 良き(9 days 23 hours played)
1 Year ago

Such amazingness

1
El Burrito Avatar
54
El Burrito(16 days played)
1 Year ago

Looking forward to this I think. Played GMod so much in it's early stages. Played it a ton after Wiremod came out, but then just kind of lost interest. I hope the sequel removes lots of the limitations that GMod has.

1
Trollarch Avatar
1
Trollarch(96 days 17 hours played)
1 Year ago

Can't wait.

1
Sir Speggins Avatar
1
Sir Speggins(111 days 17 hours played)
1 Year ago

Cant wait.

1
Plutia Avatar
4
Plutia(11 days 9 hours played)
1 Year ago

A second gmod? hm... source 2 maybe? with that said... I wonder what can even be improved using the source engine as base.

1
eternal.benjilator Avatar
1
1 Year ago

After more than 2000 hours of garrys mod this just sounds epic ! Already knew that he would upgrade to source 2 but a fresh game means better code, more updates and overall more support and performance!

1
Fresh Melktert Avatar
1
Fresh Melktert(95 days 4 hours played)
1 Year ago

Woop Wop

1
Ruepic Avatar
1
1 Year ago

Super excited for this!

1
Redsky9 Avatar
1
Redsky9(57 days 19 hours played)
1 Year ago

I will pay what ever I have to do buy this game the day it is released to the public.

1
GalaxyBeatzz Avatar
1
11 Months ago

If only it came out somewhere in 2016.

> 1070H

1
This is a name Avatar
1
This is a name(69 days 5 hours played)
10 Months ago

nice cock

1
I Like Trains Avatar
1
I Like Trains(12 days 13 hours played)
10 Months ago

This was the reason why I downloaded steam.Im serious.

1
CaptPatrick01 Avatar
1
CaptPatrick01(37 days 8 hours played)
9 Months ago

Once this "sequel" comes out, I am definitely going to buy it. AFTER getting a refund on this busted lemon they call Gmod 13.

1
Nameful Avatar
1
Nameful(121 days 8 hours played)
5 Months ago

That's hot

1
kader Avatar
1
5 Months ago

Got 87 days yea boi

1
Elite Cow Avatar
1
Elite Cow(47 days 9 hours played)
4 Months ago

I sure hope it is soon!

1
TheGoobyRussian Avatar
1
TheGoobyRussian(49 days 16 hours played)
4 Months ago

This won't be a problem :)

1
Y̔u͉̖͛k̡̇ki̬̞̰̽ Avatar
1
Y̔u͉̖͛k̡̇ki̬̞̰̽(64 days 19 hours played)
1 Month ago

wow will it be ported to the garrys mod game or??

1
Don. Avatar
1
Don.(273 days 15 hours played)
1 Month ago

Finally, the next game I that I can waste my entire life with. Papa bless.

1
Krum555.000 Avatar
1
Krum555.000(67 days 7 hours played)
2 Weeks ago

(says in a Morgan Freeman voice): Don't let us down Garry we are all waiting for you (¬‿¬).

1
yerrow Avatar
yerrow(36 days 17 hours played)
1 Year ago

Source 2 hypeeeee

0
CookieAngel Avatar
CookieAngel(8 days 16 hours played)
1 Year ago

Ever since my friend on this game ROBLOX gifted me Gmod I've been playing it 24/7

0
CookieAngel Avatar
CookieAngel(8 days 16 hours played)
1 Year ago

Somebody help please!

My Gmod wants me to re-install it but my startup disk is too low.

I kept putting things in the trash I don't need but it barely improved the number rate!

0