developer: Valve Software
publisher: Electronic Arts Inc.
Game mode: single / multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: local network / Internet
game language: English
game release date for PC:
Development of the game Half-Life 2: The Black Box for PC have been suspended and will not be continued.
Half-Life 2: The Black Box is a special set exclusively for the PCs. All games included are FPS powered by the famous Source engine which generates effective graphics and realistic physics. Below are the products included:
- Half-Life 2: Episode Two is another standalone expansion for Half-Life 2 developed at Valve Software. Compared to the previous adventures of Gordon and Alyx, the most noteworthy is the fact that the action takes place outside the urban zones. Of course, Freeman-Vance duo is still chased by the aliens.
- Portal is an interesting mix of arcade and logic, viewed from the first person perspective. We get an energy thrower which enables us to create portals leading to other places. All is for the sole purpose of solving the riddles.
- Team Fortress 2 is a sequel of a famous multiplayer shooters. The players assume the roles of different characters (engineer, soldier, doctor, sniper, pyro) and fight as teams, utilizing the unique abilities of the characters they chose. The comic graphics are especially noteworthy, seen especially in the cut-scenes and the humorous accents.
Expectations: 8.0 / 10 calculated out of 81 players' votes.