Half-Life 2 News

Chet Faliszek has left Valve

Portal and Left 4 Dead writer runs out of Steam.

Former Valve employee is suing the company for $3.1m

Alleges developer exploited minors for free labour, discriminated against transgender staff.

Half-Line Miami, a free fan-made crossover, is out now

Do you like hurting people, Mr. Freeman?

Half-Life 2 RTS Lambda Wars releases on Steam

Alien Swarm mod now a free download after Valve Greenlight.

Steam Music Player lets you listen to your music while you play

Half-Life and Portal soundtracks DLC going free.

The Half-Life 2 VR mod makes even reloading seem cool

See how Oculus and Hydra combine to revolutionise shooters.

Half-Life 2 and Portal go portable on Nvidia Shield

Cost $9.99 each on Google Play.

Valve set to demo its own Virtual Reality hardware

And reveal how it will work with Steam.

Valve reveals specs of its Steam Machine prototype

Combines high-end power with a living-room-friendly form factor.

Ex-Valve hardware chief offers an alternative view on life inside the Half-Life maker

"There is actually a hidden layer of powerful management structure in the company, and it felt a lot like High School."

Half-Life 2 gets official Oculus Rift support

See video of it and Dishonored played with the headset.

Acclaimed Half-Life 2 mod Minerva polished up and released on Steam

The mod that bagged Adam Foster a job at Valve.

J.J. Abrams and Gabe Newell want to collaborate on movies, games

UPDATE: Abrams really is in talks with Valve about Half-Life/Portal movies. "It's as real as anything in Hollywood ever gets."

Gabe Newell named as next AIAS Hall of Famer

Oh they'll induct anyone have they no standards etc..

Gabe Newell confirms Valve working on Source 2

Waiting for a game to release it with. What could that be?

Valve "jumping in" to computer hardware space

"We're frustrated by the lack of innovation."

Why Half-Life 2 City 17 creator Viktor Antonov left Valve

"It causes a lot of surprise that anyone would leave."

Valve on Valve Time: "It's charming. It's kind of a compliment."

Plus, we ask, what's taking Half-Life 3 so long?

Dota 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive support Razer Hydra PC motion controller

Added to Left 4 Dead 2, Half-Life 2, Team Fortress 2 and 250 Steam games.

Newell: Valve wants its games "more baked" before revealing them

"We're acutely aware of how much we annoy our fans."

10,000 Valve fans stage Half-Life 3 protest

But far less than 50,000 signed up to do so.

Half-Life 3 fan campaign staging mass gameplay session

Up to 29,000 gamers to play Half-Life 2 this Saturday.

Valve: piracy a "non-issue" for Steam

Perhaps Gabe Newell along.

Games bleeding into real life - study

Fantastical reactions to mundane situations.

Garry's Mod racks up a million downloads

Big update planned for Half Life 2 mod.

Valve's Half-Life dev hampered by Steam?

Impulse maker Stardock draws parallels.

Garry's Mod sets trap for pirates

Clever code names and shames.

Steam owns half PC download market

Is "tremendously profitable" says Newell.

Half-Life 2 actor passes away

Robert Culp played Dr Wallace Breen.

Valve bundles 22 games for USD 99

Includes Left 4 Dead. Bargain!

Steam Cloud to launch this week

Centralise game data starting with L4D.

Chunky Orange Box PS3 patch released

Should remedy many of the problems.

Portal: First Slice for NVIDIA users

Valve loves it some NVIDIA.

AMD and Valve hold hands

Free Steam for Radeon owners.

Half-Life 2 on Xbox 360?

Possibly. One day.

Garry's Mod to be sold on Steam

$10 for Half-Life 2 mod.

Half-Life 2: Episode 2 underway

Valve confirms its existence.

64-bit Half-Life 2 released

For Athlon 64 FX processors.

Half-Life 2 Xbox dated

'-Life is complete.

A Few Good G-Men

Movie gets HL2 makeover.

HL2 Lost Coast screens

It's all gone HDR.

Valve unveils E3 plans

Half-Life 2 Xbox, PC's Lost Coast bit on show.

HL2: Lost Coast trailer

It's a weighty download, mind, but very pretty indeed. On Eurofiles now.

Euro HL2 Xbox late summer

Valve confirms the console port of Half-Life 2 should be out "late summer", but Aftermath won't be included.