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. Get the steampipe fixes here.

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As of 4/28/16, PUNT: Rebirth has been officially greenlit! We can't thank those who voted for us and shared the page enough!

Unfortunately, we don't have too much as far as new screenshots go at the moment, primarily because the current maps which we are developing are still in developer textures. However, there is still some content to discuss.


As shown in our screenshot from 4/12, we've revised the cubes with the help of Miss Stabby! In addition to the cubes, we have multiple model and texture changes in the works at the current moment. While the general look of the game won't change too drastically, future content will feature "cleaner" tiling in puzzles, as well as screenshots from areas other than the ECHO (Punt gun) testing track. Hopefully we'll have screenshots from these changes soon.

Once the majority of these changes are completed, we'll upload a new gameplay video which features them. While this may take a while, we will continue to develop the current map lineup, and what we eventually show will undoubtedly be worth the wait. In the mean time, there are a few new songs which are currently in the works, and they will be uploaded before the eventual gameplay video.

Until next time,

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leilei
leilei

In addition, comparing Doom3's recommended requirements (That's not the minimum) with HL2's minimum makes you all the more ignorant (and don't accuse me of being MJ with that comment either)

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leilei
leilei

What's so "innovative" about HL2 then?

"5 years of work"? Explain all the orange placeholder textures in those screenshots with that claim at the time. 5 months more like it. Or perhaps even less....

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selfdestruct
selfdestruct

That's an antlion, not one of the ST aliens. Bad joke. If there were 7000 of the antlions and 300 dead humans on the ground, then it'd be like Starship Troopers.

Dragonlord... you're wrong in every way. The game has been in development for five (closer to six, now) years. Half-Life, one of the most popular games of all time, was in development for less than 2 - with an unstabilized team.

The graphics are getting old - they're the worst part of it (and they're still beautiful!). Its the immersion, the gameplay, and the modifications that are so phenomenal. I'm a HL2 fanboy and I know everything there is to know about it... so next time, before you make an uninformed and retarded post, read up on it first.

Doom 3 is going to be awesome graphics-wise and sounds-wise (Trent Reznor, of Nine Inch Nails, is doing the music!), but id Software has been lacking in innovation... it will be mediocre. For those of us that can run it.

Minimum bare-bones lowest setting requirements for Doom 3:
2ghz p4, 128mg gfx, 512mg RAM.

Minimum HL2 requirements: <1gb pIII, 32mg? gfx
The HL2 Source engine is far more refined than the Doom 3 engine is, and can adapt to most hardware.

HL2>Doom III

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Ueberwolf
Ueberwolf

Planethalflife.com you mean HL2 = starship troopers of a bit nearer future?

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Makkon
Makkon

Blah blah blah! Buy it and find out for yourslef when it's released.
I heard it's comming the end of this summer (2004) so you can rant and wine then. :rolleyes:

And I don't see how doomIII is so great. just good graphics, that's all.

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Quackzilla
Quackzilla

I think most of the dev team has OCD.

Don't they have pills for that now?

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L337_Haxs
L337_Haxs

it is cool but it just doesnt look as cool as it did a couple years ago :S

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Dragonlord
Dragonlord

how can you praise a game you don't know yet then too? i'm just convinced it will NOT kick *** (in the graphics dep sure but who cares grahics... that's only for benchmark kiddies). unless the game can proof beeing good i do not praise it... and in contrast... what i've seen so far made me damn suspicous... suspicous this might become a farting joke. a game that is crap but the mods will be good. isn't it pathetic to make a game only for modding because else it sux? ^_^

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nokreload
nokreload

All u people talkin **** on half life 2 have no ****** clue. How can u bad mouth a game 5 years in development. Sure doom 3 will be up there but in no way will it mount up to half life 2. So STFU

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Robo_Ronald
Robo_Ronald

I'm gonna get it, but make no mistake: I definently ain't buying it for its gameplay; I'm buying it for its mods! :p

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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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