Half Life 3 confirmed at Gamescom!

Half Life 3 confirmed at Gamescom!

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FLK

194 posts

156 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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Marc Laidlaw has posted on his website what could have been the storyline for Half Life 2 Episode 3, seems the traffic has killed his site so it has been saved to Github.

https://github.com/Jackathan/MarcLaidlaw-Epistle3

Assuming this is genuine I guess this kind of confirms we'll never see a follow up game to Episode 2 from Valve.

ClockworkCupcake

64,369 posts

230 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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FLK said:
Marc Laidlaw has posted on his website what could have been the storyline for Half Life 2 Episode 3, seems the traffic has killed his site so it has been saved to Github.

https://github.com/Jackathan/MarcLaidlaw-Epistle3

Assuming this is genuine I guess this kind of confirms we'll never see a follow up game to Episode 2 from Valve.
Whether it is genuine or not, it's a nice plot and could have worked.

p1stonhead

23,356 posts

125 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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The dream is officially dead frown I honestly thought they would one day get round to it.

Digger

11,685 posts

149 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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No matter. For those of a certain age Half Life 1 was as good as it got. Seminal in my opinion.

FourWheelDrift

80,813 posts

242 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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Just don't play HL1 again. It will ruin your memory. Black Mesa for 1 and the Fakefactory Cinematic mod for HL2.

Turn7

18,578 posts

179 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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I still fire up HL2 of various forms, its still one of the best games ever fro me.

Lance Catamaran

22,299 posts

185 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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FourWheelDrift said:
Just don't play HL1 again. It will ruin your memory. Black Mesa for 1 and the Fakefactory Cinematic mod for HL2.
Even when it was new I hated those Xen levels at the end. Stupid bouncy platforms.

thebraketester

9,955 posts

96 months

Friday 25th August 2017
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The end was the st bit of half life 1. The rest of it was brilliant imo.

nigelpugh7

4,977 posts

148 months

Saturday 26th August 2017
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Turn7 said:
I still fire up HL2 of various forms, its still one of the best games ever fro me.
Me too, we still play all the episodes on the Orange Box on Xbox one.

I have even bought a spare copy of the Orange Box Game just in case we wear the original one out!

That's despite also having the same set of games on valve on my MacBook Pro too!


dai1983

2,282 posts

107 months

Saturday 26th August 2017
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thebraketester said:
The end was the st bit of half life 1. The rest of it was brilliant imo.
At least they didn't ruin half the game by using an enemy with cheap ass and annoying swarming AI

anonymous-user

12 months

Saturday 26th August 2017
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thebraketester said:
The end was the st bit of half life 1. The rest of it was brilliant imo.
Agree, great game up until all the silly alien stuff appeared.

Loyly

17,085 posts

117 months

Saturday 26th August 2017
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Lance Catamaran said:
Even when it was new I hated those Xen levels at the end. Stupid bouncy platforms.
It was a strange and irritating end to an otherwise good game.

FourWheelDrift

80,813 posts

242 months

Wednesday 25th October 2017
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Robert Guillaume (Tv's Benson) has passed away, he was the voice of Dr Eli Vance.

FourWheelDrift

80,813 posts

242 months

Sunday 16th September 2018
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Project Lambda, Half-Life in the Unreal 4 game engine.

Intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwiRPJtZkC8

Chapter 1 download link in the description. (1 GB download)

p1stonhead

23,356 posts

125 months

Sunday 16th September 2018
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FourWheelDrift said:
Project Lambda, Half-Life in the Unreal 4 game engine.

Intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwiRPJtZkC8

Chapter 1 download link in the description. (1 GB download)
Oh my word.

Clockwork Cupcake

64,369 posts

230 months

Sunday 16th September 2018
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FourWheelDrift said:
Project Lambda, Half-Life in the Unreal 4 game engine.
This was a triumph. I'm making a note here; "huge success". It's hard to overstate my satisfaction.

rustyuk

3,365 posts

169 months

Sunday 16th September 2018
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Anyone tried the download yet?

thebraketester

9,955 posts

96 months

Sunday 16th September 2018
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FourWheelDrift said:
Project Lambda, Half-Life in the Unreal 4 game engine.

Intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwiRPJtZkC8

Chapter 1 download link in the description. (1 GB download)
Blimey... that brings back some fond memories.

Russian Troll Bot

22,299 posts

185 months

Sunday 16th September 2018
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Clockwork Cupcake said:
FourWheelDrift said:
Project Lambda, Half-Life in the Unreal 4 game engine.
This was a triumph. I'm making a note here; "huge success". It's hard to overstate my satisfaction.
Well there's no sense crying over every mistake, you just keep on trying until you run out of cake.

Gary C

6,517 posts

137 months

Sunday 16th September 2018
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always loved the way it built tension by having nothing happen for the first bit of the game, also its obvious they have had people who worked in big heavy industry to advise on the way the facilities looked.

Epic game. Cant wait to see Barney again :0