Half-Life 2, the sequel to Half-Life, is a first-person shooter video game.
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Developer
Valve Corporation
Engine
Source
Platforms
MS Windows
Linux
Peripherals

Release date
May 9, 2013
Genre
First person shooter
Mode
Single-player

Gameplay


Goal

Half-Life 2 presents a dystopian alternate history of Earth, where the resources of the planet, including the human race itself, are being harvested by an oppressive multidimensional empire, known as the Combine. The game is set around the fictitious City 17 roughly 20 years after the events of Half-Life.

Controls


Development

November 8, 2013 [1]

May 29, 2014 [2]

Media



In the media

Half-Life 2 gets official support for Oculus Rift VR headset at Polygon - May 9, 2013
Half-Life 2 Gets Rifted...Again. at MTBS3D - May 10, 2013
Half Life 2 Gets Early Official Oculus Rift Support at Road To VR - May 10, 2013
Half-Life 2 on the Oculus Rift proves without a doubt that VR gaming is both inevitable and incredible at PCGamesN - May 10, 2013
Valve gives 'Half-Life 2' official Oculus Rift support at The Verge - May 10, 2013
Half-Life 2 adds official Oculus Rift support at GameSpot - May 10, 2013
Half-Life 2 on the Oculus Rift looks like double the trouble, fun at Joystiq - May 12, 2013

Reviews

Day Six With The Oculus Rift - Half-Life 2 by Martin 'Bytrix' Caine - May 17, 2013

Guides

How to Configure Half-Life 2 Beta for your Oculus Rift at Road To VR - May 11, 2013

Relevant forum threads

Half-Life 2 (official) Rift support at MTBS3D
Half-Life 2 (official) Rift support at the Oculus Developer Forums
https://developer.oculusvr.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=5041

See also

Half-Life VR

References

  1. ^ Half-Life 2 Beta Updated
  2. ^ Half-Life 2 Updated

External links

Official website
Half-Life 2 at Wikipedia
Half-Life 2 on Steam