JASON WRITES: When Half-Life 1 first released, it was revolutionary. Its approach to video game design and storytelling sent ripples through the gaming industry and its influence can be seen in just about every AAA game that has been released since, at least on some level.
By Jason Monroe: Whether it is the original Half-Life 1 or Black Mesa, Valve’s masterpiece stands the test of time.
By introducing a groundbreaking story, immersive gameplay, and advanced game mechanics, Half-Life set the stage for the future of gaming.
Are the Half-Life expansions Blue Shift and Opposing Force worth playing in 2023? Let's discuss each of these entries in the beloved franchise.