At least 5 Half-Life projects were cancelled before Alyx, including Half-Life 3

At least 5 Half-Life projects were cancelled before Alyx, including Half-Life 3

Half-Life: Alyx – Final Hours, Geoff Keighley’s “multimedia experience” on the making of Valve’s big VR shooter, is now live on Steam. The documentary promises “an unprecedented and unvarnished look at the past decade inside Valve,” including a look at multiple cancelled projects—one of them actually named Half-Life 3—plus concept art from Alyx and interactive […]
PT recreated in Half-Life: Alyx is gonna be a big nope from me

PT recreated in Half-Life: Alyx is gonna be a big nope from me

The Half-Life series has always been as much about horror as action, and Half-Life: Alyx has lots of scary sequences, made more unsettling since it’s played in VR. But at least when Alyx is stumbling around in the dark she has a gun in her virtual hand.  She...
VR-free versions of Half-Life: Alyx keep improving

VR-free versions of Half-Life: Alyx keep improving

Kongi the Conqueror’s Pancake FPS Starter Kit for Source 2 games is not primarily intended for playing Half-Life: Alyx with, as the modder is at pains to explain. “Please don’t use this to play Half-Life: Alyx and then complain about the game being...
This Half-Life: Alyx mod lets you play with lightsabers

This Half-Life: Alyx mod lets you play with lightsabers

Modders started tinkering away with Half-Life: Alyx as soon as it appeared, but it was only last week that official tools were released, along with the opening of its Steam Workshop. There are already more than 100 mods to root through, and naturally one of them lets...