Half-Life 2: Episode Two and Portal - Update Released

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Updates to Half-Life 2: Episode Two and Portal have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The specific changes include: Half-Life 2: Episode Two/Portal Fixed crash...

Half-Life 2 Mod News & Updates

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I have never posted about modifications before today, but I figured that there are enough people already tracking these three mods already and it is near Christmas and I wanted to get the word out...

Half-Life 2's graphics on Xbox 360

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Valve have to re-take their pictures for certain areas of land used in Half-Life 2. This is because their original photos are too low resolution to take advantage of the triple core processor and graphics...

Half-Life 2: Episode 2 - first details emerge

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Episode 2 is set to feature as many different environments as Half-Life 2 itself, with a missile silo and mine shaft heading up the list of locales. In the story department, Alyx Vance and Dr....

Half-Life 2: Episode One Now Available

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Copies of Half-Life 2: Episode One downloaded through Steam were unlocked at 10 a.m. today as the game also went up on store shelves around the world. The stand-alone game picks up where Half-Life 2's...

Half-Life 2 on XBOX 360?

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Despite a 2005 release on Xbox and qualified arguments against bringing Half-Life 2 to Xbox 360, Valve is apparently bringing its award-winning first-person shooter, Half-Life 2, to Xbox 360 in early 2007, according to two...

Half-Life 2: Episode One Trailer

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An official trailer of Episode One is now available on a new website dedicated to Valve's first episodic release.Episode One is the first in a series of four-to-six hour adventures that reveal the aftermath of...

Half-Life 2 heads to Xbox

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Congratulations Xbox holders! November 16, 2004 was the initial release of Half-Life 2, and 1 year later Half-Life 2 is being released in Xbox format. Valve and its new distribution partner, Electronic Arts, have begun...

Half-Life 2: Aftermath delayed until 2006

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In typical Valve fashion, the next addition to the Half-Life family is delayed. The fan site halflife2.net published part of an e-mail exchange it had with Doug Lombardi, director of marketing at HL2 developer Valve...

Garry's Mod 9.0.1 for Half-Life 2

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Garry's Mod is a Half-Life 2 modification that allows you to create various different scenes, poses, vehicles and even new gameplay scenarios. You can create a comic strip, make a crazy contraption, set up a...

Half-Life 2: Lost Coast Released

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Lost Coast, a new level for Half-Life 2 showcasing the Source Engine's HDR capabilities, has finally been released through Steam. Valve states that system requirements for the new level are "very high" and that...

X360 and Half-Life 3 Linked

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Remember the Microsoft presentation in Spanish which gave us the QWERTY controller? Well it seems that there were a lot of secrets out that day since the latest slide from the presentation mentions a game...

Half-Life 2: Aftermath Video

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The first movie trailer for Half-Life 2: Aftermath is now online, revealing more of the futuristic first-person shooter expansion in production at Valve Software. This high-resolution trailer features half a minute of in-game teaser footage....

Xbox Half-Life 2 playable at E3

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Following a Steam bulletin, Valve confirms that the console port of its best-selling PC shooter will be on display at E3; The Lost Coast will also be shown. Today, many Steam users...

Half-Life 2 sells 1.7 million units

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Long delays have apparently not dented the retail performance of Half-Life 2. Gamesindustry.biz is reporting that Half-Life 2 has sold through 1.7 million units in the 2 months since it has been released at retail....

Half-Life 2 Demo

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The promised playable demo for Half-Life 2 is now available, allowing you to sample the recent acclaimed first-person shooter sequel by Valve Software. This humongous demo "takes players through some of the early levels of...

Valve unleashes Half-Life 2: Deathmatch

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Confirming suspicions, Valve releases a new multiplayer mode alongside the game's SDK; Steam instantly swamped. When Half-Life 2 was released, many were disappointed that its only official multiplayer mode was Counter-Strike: Source,...

Half-Life 2 Warez Crackdown

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If you are seriously considering downloading Half-Life 2 through illegal means, do expect quite a fight from Valve Software. The following is a response from Gabe Newell when being addressed on the topic of pirated...

Half-Life 2 users bitten by bugs

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Some who purchased copies at retail experience technical difficulties; Valve acknowledges troubles, addressing problems. Several Half-Life 2 users who finally got the long-delayed game into their hands yesterday got exactly what they...

The Final Hours of Half-Life 2

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Gabe Newell is about to make a promise. It's 11am on an overcast morning in Bellevue, Washington, and Newell, the impresario behind Valve, lumbers into the company's starkly decorated 10th-floor conference room. He pulls out...

Half-Life 2 headed to arcades

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Taito will port Valve's upcoming FPS to its new TypeX arcade hardware, ships worldwide in summer 2005. Taito today announced that it has signed an agreement with Valve Software to release Half-Life...

Half-Life 2 Steam Pricing Confirmed

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Valve today confirmed the final package and pricing options for purchasing Half-Life 2 through the company's Steam distribution service. Starting tomorrow, October 7 at 11am Pacific, users will be able to purchase Half-Life 2 via...

Half-Life 2 set for 26th November in Europe

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Vivendi Universal Games is expected to formally announce a November 26th release date for Half-Life 2 in Europe shortly, along with a US release three days earlier, after informing UK retail partners of the date...

Half-Life 2 Screens #4

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A batch of new screenshots has been added in our Half-Life 2 gallery, showcasing this highly anticipated FPS developed by Valve Software. Screenshot: >> Click here...

Half-Life 2 pre-load moves onto fifth phase

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The ongoing Half-Life 2 pre-load saga hit its fifth phase last night, with Steam account holders able to continue downloading the Counter-Strike: Source maps in encrypted form. With the ongoing legal saga between Valve and...

Half-Life 2 Offers Revealed!

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A big thanks goes out to Xero for spotting this gem. HL Fallout has received word from Valve's Gabe Newell revealing the much anticipated Half-Life 2 retail and Steam (info) packages. Also...

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