At least until the launch of Half-Life: Alyx, i.e. February and March

For the next two months, you have free access to the following games: Half-Life; its two ‘expansions’, Opposing Force and Blue Shift; review of its ‘engine’, Half-Life Source; Half-Life 2; and its two ‘expansions’, Episode One and Episode Two. This promotion does not include Half-Life Deathmatch games or other titles such as Team Fortress and Portal.

[td_block_ad_box spot_id=”custom_ad_2″]

“Half-Life: Alyx is set before Half-Life 2 events and episodes, but the games share characters and story elements,” Valve says in the official announcement. “Half-Life Team: Alyx believes that the best way to enjoy the new game is to play through the old ones, especially Half-Life 2 and episodes, so we want to make it as easy as possible.”

Valve is offering a discount before ordering Half-Life: Alyx, so the promotional cycle has already begun. Demand for the game has led Valve’s VR headset, Valve Index, to Scarco, but the company says it is making every effort to meet the demand for VR headset before the new game launches.

Sources (1,)

> Read Next: “Pandemic Express” zombie game is free-to-play now

So what do you think about this? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below, follow us on twitter and facebook for more news and updates.


[td_block_11 category_id=”3″ limit=”1″ td_filter_default_txt=””][td_block_ad_box spot_id=”custom_ad_3″]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *