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Submitted by dvewlsh 515d ago | opinion piece

The Timing is Right for the Return of Half-Life Games

Explosion.com's Dave Walsh looks at the recent rumors of a possible Half-Life-related unveil coming up soon and explores how right now is the right time for Half-Life to return to the gaming world. (Half-Life, Half-Life 2, Half-Life 2: Episode One, Half-Life 2: Episode Two , Industry, PC)

Imalwaysright  +   515d ago
Im still waiting for episode 3.
Root  +   515d ago
Well your going to be waiting a while because its never going to be made

Half life 3 will be next
Bimkoblerutso  +   515d ago
I agree.

It's time for you to wake up, Mr. Freeman...wake up and....smell the aaassshhhheeessss.
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HarryB  +   515d ago
You know that g-man is really gordon right? A lot of people don't know that.
-Gespenst-  +   515d ago
You're trolling right?
DonkeyWalrus  +   515d ago
About that beer I owed ya...
HarryB  +   515d ago
Half life 3 with a copy of opposing forces. And a free copy of cod mw3 just in case you have a 12 year old newphew who likes to olddd games nah sayin.
NeoTribe  +   514d ago
Can you please have your 12 year old nephew proof read your comments in the future? Thank you.
Parapraxis  +   515d ago
If Valve were to release a home console, Episode 3 would be a pretty decent launch title.
Bathyj  +   515d ago
This is what worries me about steambox. Are valve games going to be exclusive. It would seem silly, but if they werent then would you buy it?
dvewlsh  +   515d ago
I don't think that they'd do that, as they'd severely limit their audience. HL2 and eps 1 and 2 were released on all consoles through Orange Box, so I don't see why they wouldn't do a wide release for this one as well.
FlyingFoxy  +   514d ago
No, it may not be ready for awhile.

Source 2 has only beenin development for 2 and a half years, it took 6 years for Half Life 2 to come out after the first game. Unless they doubled the amount of developers before they began work on Source 2 then it's likely still a while off.

I personally expected Doom 4 and Half Life 3 to release near each other like similarly in 2004, this time we may see Doom 4 a fair bit earlier but who knows.

I can't wait to see how performance scales on both game engines and i hope i can buy a high end graphics card and get 60fps or greater at 1080p, unlike in 2004 where Doom 3 and HL2 struggled in some areas and got as low as 20fps on my new 6800 Ultra.
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