Half-Life 2

Sequel to one of the greatest FPS of all time, with a stunning graphics and physicis engine.

VideoGamer.com Score:

10

Our Verdict: Half Life 2 represents the culmination of the best aspects of recent FPS development, wrapped in a setting rich with atmosphere and truly immersed in physics - hail to the Freeman indeed

Latest Articles for Half-Life 2

Will the next-generation eradicate online launch dilemmas? article article

Will the next-generation eradicate online launch dilemmas?

With the likes of GTA 5, SimCity and Final Fantasy XIV all struggling during the launch of their online offerings, will the next-generation of consoles be able to ensure that failing servers are a thing of the past?

2 Publish date Posted Oct 9
Valve trademarks Half-Life 3 as dev teams are spotted on internal database news news

Valve trademarks Half-Life 3 as dev teams are spotted on internal database

Could work on Valve's shooter sequel finally be underway?

4 Publish date Posted Oct 2
Evil Dead remake director wants to make Half-Life movie news news

Evil Dead remake director wants to make Half-Life movie

Has dreamed of turning Valve's hit franchise into a film.

3 Publish date Posted Apr 4 2013
Half-Life and Portal movies in early stages, says Star Trek and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams news news

Half-Life and Portal movies in early stages, says Star Trek and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams

Projects are as 'real as anything in Hollywood ever gets,' says Abrams.

3 Publish date Posted Feb 7 2013
Valve counts to 3: Left 4 Dead 3 coming 'some time down the road' news news

Valve counts to 3: Left 4 Dead 3 coming 'some time down the road'

"A 3? You know, some time down the road. Like anything, I would say that to all of our games," says Faliszek.

Publish date Posted Oct 1 2012
Half-Life 2 protest attracts 10,000 players news news

Half-Life 2 protest attracts 10,000 players

The Half-Life 2 "Call for Communication" group saw 10,000 players boot up their copies of Valve's seminal FPS this weekend as part of an organised request for information.

Publish date Posted Feb 6 2012

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Will the next-generation eradicate online launch dilemmas? in Article Comments

alexbilbie's Avatar

300,000 servers doesn't necessarily mean physical servers. Microsoft has invested hugely in virtualisation technology over recent years. I'm assuming that this new platform is running on Azure or...

Valve trademarks Half-Life 3 as dev teams are spotted on internal database in Article Comments

yellowsapphire's Avatar

"This taught me to hope,'' said she, "as I had scarcely ever allowed myself to hope before."

Evil Dead remake director wants to make Half-Life movie in Article Comments

EverTheOptimist's Avatar

I still think there will be a really good game to film translation one day, but I'm not sure it'll be Half Life. The game has a great story and is already cinematic so it'll either be a carbon copy...

Game Stats

Release Date: 16/11/2004
Developer: Valve
Publisher: Vivendi Universal
Genre: Action
Rating: PEGI 18+
Site Rank: 269 6
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