Pick up the crowbar of research scientist Gordon Freeman, and find yourself on an alien-infested Earth being picked to the bone, its resources depleted, its populace dwindling. You must rescue the world from the wrong you unleashed back at Black Mesa.

The original Half-Life sent a shock through the game industry with its combination of pounding action and continuous, immersive storytelling. Valve's debut title won more than 50 Game of the Year awards, was named "Best Game Ever" by PC Gamer, and launched a franchise which has since sold over 11 million units worldwide. By taking the suspense, challenge and visceral charge of the original Half-Life and adding startling new realism and responsiveness, Half-Life 2 opens the door to a world where the player’s presence affects everything around him or her, from the physical environment to the behaviors and even the emotions of both friends and enemies.

Technical note: most mods “for Half-Life 2” are actually cross-compatible with all of Valve's Source engine games. Check a mod’s profile for details on whether a specific game is needed.

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About The Hunted with 1 comment by ewaananen on Sep 27th, 2014

Hi there, everyone!  Today, I have the pleasure of sharing a series of brand new concept art pieces with you all.  These concepts were created by our Environment Concept Artist, Andrew Pray, and they feature a combination of both Blender and Photoshop techniques to create a really unique style.  These are concepts for just a handful of rooms that are featured in our level, so we’re excited to give you this sneak peak into the visual direction of The Hunted.

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In addition, we’d also like to report that gameplay development has been moving along very smoothly.  We currently have network functionality up and running and we’re working on setting up team mechanics and getting the system to instantiate players properly.  Once that’s done we’ll be able to move right along into internal team testing (our alpha stage) while we continue to make updates to the level and refine the gameplay on an iterative basis.

Lastly, we do want to let everyone know that we are still looking for a handful of talented individuals to fill a couple of remaining slots on the team, most notably Environment Artists, Texture Artists, Character Modelers, Character Animators, and Scripters/Coders (with C++ and/or Source experience, preferably).  We have some members on the team that are already fulfilling many of these roles, but we are always on the lookout for additional team members with the right skills to help bolster our roster.  So, if you’re interested in joining our development team, just head on over to our website at Thehuntedgame.com and be sure to fill out an application.

Well that’s it for now!  Be sure to stay tuned though; we’ll be back soon to share some character concept art and keep you up to date with further progress reports!

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Counter-Life 2 Alpha 1 (Early Test)
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Counter-Life 2 Alpha 1 (Early Test)

Sep 29, 2014 Counter-Life 2 Demo 0 comments

Counter-Life 2 Alpha 1 (Early Test) First version of CL2 for everyone to play with! keep on reading to see whats new, whats changed and whats been fixed/broken...

Chapters 1-3
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Chapters 1-3

Sep 26, 2014 Radiational Wasteland Demo 1 comment

Here's Chapter 1-3 for you to play in either HL2 or Gmod.

ReMOD for Half-Life 2 - Tactical (Project Life)
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ReMOD for Half-Life 2 - Tactical (Project Life)

Sep 21, 2014 SMOD-DT "Project life" Full Version 2 comments

Enhanced gameplay of HL2: Tactical - Project Life! So whats in: >>> More powerful weapons, almost all with penetrating-wall-bullets!____ >>> 75% of weapon...

Codename CURE - B2.0 (Mac OS X Disk Image)
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Codename CURE - B2.0 (Mac OS X Disk Image)

Sep 7, 2014 Codename CURE Full Version 0 comments

CURE B2.0 - Mac OS X Disk Image Installer. Use for installing easily on Mac. Make sure you have "Source SDK Base 2013 Multiplayer" installed under the...

Codename CURE - B2.0 (Windows Installer)
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Codename CURE - B2.0 (Windows Installer)

Sep 7, 2014 Codename CURE Full Version 1 comment

CURE B2.0 - Windows Installer. Use for installing easily on Windows. Make sure you have "Source SDK Base 2013 Multiplayer" installed under the steam tools...

Codename CURE - B2.0 (Linux / Zip Folder)
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Codename CURE - B2.0 (Linux / Zip Folder)

Sep 7, 2014 Codename CURE Full Version 0 comments

CURE B2.0 - Linux / Zip folder. Use for installing on any system manually including dedicated servers and Linux. (For Clients) Make sure you have "Source...

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JewelOfRio
JewelOfRio 8hours 39mins ago says:

Are There any good alternatives to Valves own mapping tool? Because I heard Hammer is A bitch to work with.

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brutalboy55
brutalboy55 Aug 6 2014, 11:40am says:

Good trailer

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Meraqel
Meraqel Jul 21 2014, 3:02pm says:

What if about G-man: What if G-man is like Q from Star Trek New Generation. I mean not god-like but still powerful enough. xD

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λpone
λpone Aug 2 2014, 4:30am replied:

That's what I thinking. 0.o

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TheUnbeholden
TheUnbeholden May 30 2014, 12:36am says:

valve is really making it hard to mod, scene.images don't work anymore after the steampipe update, and for awhile the friggen mod tools didn't work at all for weeks until the community figured out a way around it. I appreciate valve's tenancity at updating an aging engine, but is it really necessary to screw with whats worked before breaking mods in the process? Theres alot of old mods that won't be updated..

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Crypt
Crypt Jun 8 2014, 7:48am replied:

I got very scared (and angry) during the Steampipe updates. Is there no limit to the amount of things Valve can break?

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nickyforiasha
nickyforiasha Jul 27 2014, 1:07am replied:

isnt steam pipe a beta feature?

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Crypt
Crypt Jul 27 2014, 2:35am replied:

I don't think so. I do know that Valve left various Source modders stuck, unable to work on anything for a bit.

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The 22nd AB is now recruiting. 22nd plays a variety of games including Battlegrounds 2, Resistance and Liberation, etc. If anybody would like to join either add an officer on steam or sign up on our website www.22ndab.co.uk/‎.

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Sadly it never ends for Gordon Freeman, he is gaming worlds Jack Bauer, consistently going from one bad day to the next. No sooner have you blown up the head of the Xenian Nihilanth and discussed career prospects with the mysterious G-Man than he tosses you in the mix again. Another train ride another mysterious situation leaving Gordon (and you the gamer) none the wiser, but thats what we like about the Half-life series and all it's canonical universe, Valve will always give you a Palm d'or plot…

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