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Hl1 battery
Alternate name(s) Armor bonus
Usage Restoring Armor (15 Points on Easy and Medium, 10 Points on Hard)
Entity name item_battery

The battery is an item shared among GoldSrc engine games to fill or repair the player's armor.


When picked up in-game, batteries restore 15 armor points on Easy and Medium difficulty levels as well as Multiplayer sessions and 10 armor points on Hard.[1]

Bugs & Exploits



  1. skill.cfg in czeror, tested in-game
  2. Tested in every single instance of the games