The player has made a mistake in the past and has to face the consequences now ... through suffering!

The punishment comes to the player in four parts and one additional final part.

Halfquake is the first part of the Halfquake Trilogy, consisting of Halfquake, Halfquake Amen and Halfquake Sunrise.

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3 years ago Full Version 1 comment

You: "Another boring modification for half-life?" We: "Well, we and our testers don't agree on that one... It's neither boring nor interesting, it's FRUSTRATING...

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boylag Jun 26 2015 says:

Just finished my playthrough of HalfQuake. Ah the memories.
Give it a look.

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HyperSonic341 Aug 28 2013 says:

take 10/10 :3

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raversanthem May 1 2013 says:

Can't turn all the way around unplayable

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KeshaFilm May 16 2013 replied:

It's a fault of a Steam Half-Life.
Try Non-Steam HL.

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KeshaFilm Apr 28 2013 says:

Great mode!
You know, MS, that Halfquake - it's a real sadistic project. Named as SADISM! That atmosphere and interesting gameplay. Best of the best!

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lmfao9898999 Aug 19 2012 buried:


wow boring dont play

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thirdmadman May 27 2012 says:

Im like it! 10 from 10!

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marco1975 Mar 15 2012 says:

After the intro, the screen fades to black.
After it comes back, it shows the last frame of the intro. I can still access the menu with ESC, but I cannot play the game.

I'm using Steam under Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit.

Half-life works fine (though widescreen is not supported)

Anything I could try?

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muddasheep Mar 21 2012 replied:

Sounds to me like you played the "tutorial". Click "die" again in the main menu and choose a different difficulty, anything but the first one (I recommend "fast").

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DarkShift Jan 24 2012 says:

Somos >)

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Highest Rated (2 agree) 10/10

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Jan 27 2012 by sicka11

Lowest Rated (2 agree) 4/10

This is the sort of map pack that leaves you disappointed and annoyed. Not in the sense that it was hard, apart from 3 parts I really didn’t have much trouble at all. …and I’ve never really been good at these sort of things. Its got nothing to do with Quake so you pretty much have to ignore what you think its referring to, a bit shameless to draw people in with its name… I’m tempted to downgrade it just for that but I won’t. When you look at this mod objectively, you see - some bland…

Jan 24 2012 by TheUnbeholden

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