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SM_drunkcow 11-08-2004 06:41 PM

Can't wait for Half-Life 2
Man its killing me. It is going to be really fun and the graphics are (I think/hope) better than Doom 3. I played the first one and it was nice. Then I played the mods for the longest time. Recently I stopped it got old but man HL2 and counter-strike source*(counter-strike 2) look so cool and bad 4$$.

I need some help finding the Silver HL2 that comes with the cd's. So far the only place I can find it is at and it doesn't come with a cd. Which would really suck if you downloaded it from them and then your computer crashed and you couldn't get the files back.

horseflesh 11-09-2004 04:07 PM

I only hope it's not going to be another terrible dissapointment like Doom 3 was. I agree it does look good, but then again so did Doom 3 (IMO), which is gathering an unhealthy amount of dust on my shelf. :(

SM_drunkcow 11-09-2004 04:28 PM

I didn't think Doom 3 was that bad. It isn't my kind of game.(I hate being on edge all the time.) Half-Life 2 should be way cool becuase man its Half-Life how could it be bad. (guess people were saying its ID and Doom how could it be bad haha) anyway I have way more confidence in HL2 than I did Doom3.

Alegis 11-10-2004 03:42 AM

I got it with my graphics card and i'll have to stream it trough steam. Unless I use the copy of someone else which i would prefer since i have limited bandwidth [extra 5 for extra 5gb >:^( )].

Aren't you able to back-up the HL-2 then or is it built into Steam etc?

Whoopknacker 11-10-2004 07:55 AM

I think we all know what happens when you overhype a game. Game looks cool so far but Im not a diehard, sell my right arm fan. I find if I go in with lower expectation rather than THE GAME OF MY LIFE, OH MY GOSH, CANT SLEEP, IM GOING TO NAME MY FIRST CHILD GORDON (even if its a girl), LOCK MY SELF IN MY ROOM FOR A WEEK!!! I thought that Battlefront would be that way. I took a day off of work to get the game and mess with it but I was disappointed but still love the game. Bottom line dont set the bar too high. Give yourself some room to be surprised!!!

SM_drunkcow 11-10-2004 01:04 PM


Originally posted by Whoopknacker
Give yourself some room to be surprised!!!
yeah thats a good thing to do.

SM_drunkcow 11-15-2004 07:12 PM

Check out these websights. If this doesn't change your mind about Half-Life2 then I don't know what will.

Trailers -

The story behind Valve -
Read this all it is long (25-30 pages) but it made me want to cry in happiness.

Only one more day till Half-Life 2!!!!
I don't think I can pay attention in school tomorrow with HL2 coming out and all.
I'm getting the collectors edition right after school. YAYA!:D

Sabretooth 11-16-2004 12:50 AM

Well, the HL series never has interested me ever. Maybe HL2 may convince me to buy it, but still, I buy sequels mostly for the story. So if anybody knows the HL story can they post it here in spoiler mode?

RebelScum! 11-16-2004 03:59 AM

The two i was waiting for is already out! (Halo2)...Still have'nt bought or played it yet -.- Seems like everyone has it but me!:evil5:

SM_drunkcow 11-27-2004 01:04 PM

I have almost beaten Half-Life 2. :) It's sort of short but its the greatest game I have ever played by far. The physics are incredible. The graphics are really good too. Its a must have for every computer game player. It is really smooth and I have had no problems with it. Some people say that it sucks but those people haven't actually played it. It's a kick 4$$ game.

What are you waiting for? Go and buy it!!!

Whoopknacker 11-29-2004 08:11 AM

I bought it and beat it, I am a cheater. :p Still it was very fun. Jedi Timeline is a mod for it that will have the movie battles and expanded universe. They already have some models and will be ready in about a year. Very cool to be a Jedi or Sith with the physics of that game. Throwing things around. Theyre also making the mod for FarCry.

Jaden Malip 11-29-2004 08:29 AM

I should be getting it for Christmas. But I really don't want to wait!!!!

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