Half-Life: Alyx level editor is now the focus of Valve’s development

When Valve announced Half-Life: Alyx last year, it said that a level editor would be available to the public, a commitment that remains on the Alyx website. “A set of Source 2 tools for building new levels will be available for the game, enabling any player to build and contribute new environments for the community […]

Half-Life: Alyx non VR mod

We knew it wouldn’t be long, but that was still pretty fast. Exactly a week after the VR-only Half-Life: Alyx launched, a mod that lets you run it on your desktop with a mouse and keyboard—with no VR headset or controllers needed—is here.  Before you pony up the...

Watch Half-Life: Alyx being played without VR

Half-Life: Alyx is excellent, by all reports, but it’s also VR-only, which means that a lot of Half-Life fans won’t be able to actually play it. Unless, that is, someone figures out how to make it work with standard mouse-and-keyboard setups, like a...