Escape the confines of City 17 and strike a blow for the resistance!

As Dr. Gordon Freeman, you were last seen exiting City 17 with Alyx Vance as the Citadel erupted amidst a storm of unknown proportions. Now, in Episode Two, you must battle and race against Combine forces as you traverse the White Forest to deliver a crucial information packet stolen from the Citadel to an enclave of fellow resistance scientists.

Episode Two is the second of a planned trilogy of games that extends the award-winning and best-selling Half-Life adventure. Unique weapons, vehicles, and new creatures, friends, and enemies all make an appearance.

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About The Unknown: Emergence with 1 comment by Themcguireman on Aug 31st, 2014

PART 1 - What about the video?
We were planning to show a gameplay video a day or two ago, but unfortunately didn't get enough time to get that done. We had finalized our new code for the mod and was ready for showing, but really it didn't seem much to show visually at the moment. Our new code includes three new original weapons, but since they really don't have their own models yet, it wouldn't be really much. Second of all, the map to be put together for the map wasn't really on our priority list. We still can maybe do a gameplay video, but that will be later.

A Placed-Together Chapter 1 [WIP] A Placed-Together Chapter 1 [WIP]

PART 2 - New gameplay mechanics
Introducing new gameplay mechanics will definitely be something new to the mod. These new mechanics were done in the mod's code, although the differences don't seem much at the moment because of the lack of visual content (like said above). Although there is once new mechanic we are adding: cutscenes. These cutscenes will be played when the player walks into a trigger_cutscene on the map, creating a video overlay playing a video cutscene. The cutscenes are to be done to cut down on animating time for the characters (means using Source Filmmaker for the videos is easier than decompiling a Valve model and re-animating them in a program and putting them on a scripted sequence on the map). With that to be said, we still don't want to break the flow of gameplay with the cutscenes, so they will be animated to look like they are from the player's view, and won't look that much different from the main game. Discuss your opinions on this! We like feedback!

A Placed-Together Chapter 1 [WIP] A Placed-Together Chapter 1 [WIP]

PART 3 - An actual breakdown of the mod's progress
Each month we will update this list showing how much we have finished, and what our current priorities are.

Code/Programming: 100% [Completed!]
Textures: 85%
Models: 35%
Voice Acting: 10% [PRIORITY]
Music: 100% [Completed!]
Misc. Sounds: 50 %
Cutscenes: 0%
Maps-- 
  Chapter 1: 70% [PRIORITY] 
  Chapter 2: 65% 
  Chapter 3: 10% 
  Chapter 4: 5% 
  Chapter 5: 35% 
  Chapter 6: 20% 
  Chapter 7: 0% 
  Chapter 8: 0% 
  Chapter 9: 0%

Like we said, we love feedback and constructive criticism! We are open and can take suggestions from the community about anything!

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Experior - BETA
Half-Life 2: Episode Two

Experior - BETA

Aug 29, 2014 Experior Demo 1 comment

Beta version of Experior, please let me know of any bugs you encounter. Known Bugs: - New Game doesn't show the chapter name and image properly

Hopeless Night v.1.0
Half-Life 2: Episode Two

Hopeless Night v.1.0

Aug 25, 2014 Hopeless Night Full Version 0 comments

Download a full version of modification Hopeless Night.

The Masked Prisoner (blockout) - v2.8 installer
Half-Life 2: Episode Two

The Masked Prisoner (blockout) - v2.8 installer

Aug 7, 2014 The Masked Prisoner Full Version 0 comments

More gameplay tweaks. Installer requires 64-bit OS.

The Masked Prisoner (blockout) - v2.8 zip
Half-Life 2: Episode Two

The Masked Prisoner (blockout) - v2.8 zip

Aug 7, 2014 The Masked Prisoner Full Version 1 comment

More gameplay tweaks. Supports either a 32-bit or 64-bit OS.

Demo V.5
Half-Life 2

Demo V.5

Aug 3, 2014 Resident Evil 2: Source Demo 4 comments

Only Steam and Source SDK Base 2013 Singleplayer are required to play. Installation: Extract the RE2 folder and move it to C:\Program Files\Steam\SteamApps\sourcemods...

Rabbit Hole
Half-Life 2: Episode Two

Rabbit Hole

Jul 15, 2014 Rabbit Hole Full Version 0 comments

Rabbit Hole is finally released! Requires HL2 EP 2 to play, extract to your steam/steamapps/sourcemods folder, then restart steam. Includes english and...

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Belltow3r
Belltow3r Sep 26 2013, 1:53am says:

I have this game installed on Steam. When I try to add it to Desura in order to access mods, Desura claims that Episode Two is not installed on my computer (not true, it's in the Steam files). For some reason, Desura is pulling a derp and flat-out CANNOT locate this game. It's ******* me off. Anyone have ideas/a solution?

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TheZealot
TheZealot Jul 13 2013, 5:49am says:

THE DESTRUCTION OF THE CITADEL WAS AN INSIDE JOB! WAKE UP SHEEPLE!

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Topzombie
Topzombie Jul 13 2013, 9:52am replied:

PRAISE OUR COMBINE REPTIL OVERLORDS

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scaitlyn49
scaitlyn49 Jul 12 2013, 3:01pm says:

Is anyone else having trouble with the game? Everytime I try to play it crashes within the first 12 minutes of game play, the water looks like milk, and parts of the ground are pink and black checkered. Pretty sure I'm not supposed to swimm in milk for 12 minutes

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Guest1982
Guest1982 Oct 20 2013, 3:54pm replied:

So, play for 11 minutes... pretty simple :D

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tfdotm333
tfdotm333 Jun 2 2013, 4:56am says:

ok this game is fun but valve where the **** is hl3

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snake959
snake959 May 25 2013, 2:01pm says:

Where is the game located? i can not find it anywhere in my steamapps folder and anywhere in steam

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parkerchace
parkerchace May 21 2013, 9:44pm says:

Way better than Call of Duty, that's for sure.

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SectorC
SectorC Jun 16 2013, 1:43am replied:

Any game is better than CoD.

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KitixUnrest
KitixUnrest Mar 23 2013, 5:51pm says:

Did this game disappear cause it wont let me download it

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