Half-Life: Alyx is a virtual reality-exclusive first person shooter developed and published by Valve.
It is the first new major Half-Life release in over a decade.
The 3-4 hour-long story is set after the campaign and sees Alyx investigating a mysterious floating building in Sector X.
Major mod for Half-Life: Alyx, Half-Life: Incursion, is out now. Available for free, the mod is playable for owners of Half-Life: Alyx using their VR headset of choice.
It seems like Sony and Valve have worked out a deal to bring the former's seminal VR first person shooter to the upcoming PSVR2.
For when you just need a drink.
Steam Workshop support also live, allowing for easy sharing of mods.
Even after a big surge from Half-Life: Alyx, the number is quite small.
Half-Life: Alyx also generated $40.7 million in revenue last month.
Valve sets up some exciting things for the future with the newest game in the series.
Haptic feedback and hand orientation issues on Windows MR and Vive systems should be fixed.
Now's the time for those who couldn't stomach VR.
The process of creating vehicles in VR wasn't there yet.
The iconic weapon literally couldn't make it out the door.
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"More communication soon," as per developer Jake Rodkin.
Improvements to impact decal resolution and other fixes also included.
Well, that didn't take long.
The company tries its best "to not burn out the very best people in the world," says Half-Life: Alyx designer Greg Coomer.
Don't expect all future Valve games to follow in the footsteps of Half-Life: Alyx.
Half-Life: Alyx delivers spectacular sequences backed up by some of the greatest video game music your ears will have the pleasure to listen to.
But not for reasons you may think.
The company explains the abrupt end to the episodic releases.
The VR shooter gets glowing praise in its first review.
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The revival of the series will be up for download at the end of the week.
"It was very clear from those first experiments that VR was going to be very fertile ground for Half-Life," says programmer Robin Walker.
You'll get a chance to buy the high-end headset before the high profile release.
There's a very good chance that the VR title will be followed by more games in the series.
Valve talks about "the importance and substance" of the upcoming shooter's narrative.
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Overall combat and exploration are also showcased in over 10 minutes of new footage.
The epidemic has affected the production of the headset.
Pre-order bonuses for Valve Index purchases will start going out on March 2nd.
Everything you need to know about Half-Life: Alyx.
More than twice as many units as it had sold in all of 2019 prior to the shooter's announcement.
"We let the Valve Time happen before we announced the game," says the developer.
The two are "comparable in terms of total amount of content."
The development team for the upcoming shooter is a big one for Valve.
Play the whole series to catch up for its return.
Get another look at the upcoming VR title.
A quick peek at the game.
The recently revealed VR title won't be shown at the show.
Half-Life: Alyx will offer "a hand-crafted, meticulously designed path," says programmer Robin Walker.
A PSVR version of the shooter hasn't been ruled out.
The adventure game will have to wait for now.
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Spencer remains a keen observer and enthusiast of the VR space, if nothing else.
"It's a very different niche" says senior VP Michal Andrzej Nowakowski.
The return sees several key cast members being replaced.
Nvidia GTX 1060 and 12 GB of RAM seem to be the current minimum.
Say it with me, and this time with meaning: Half-Life 3 confirmed!
The company squashed hope of a non-VR version of the game.
More proof, if any was needed, that this is not some spin-off or small-scale tech demo.
It's not just a spin-off or an episode, if that's what you were thinking.
It will also be absolutely free for Valve Index owners.
The official unveiling of the game will be Thursday.
And it will be shown at The Game Awards allegedly.