Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Valve Presents: The Sacrifice And Other Steam-Powered Stories goes on sale later this month. The 208-page hardcover book will cost you $25.

Presented below is a short excerpt from the book which collects Left 4 Dead: the Sacrifice, Team Fortress 2: War!, Mac, Loose Canon, Bidwell's Big Plan, Meet the Director and associated materials; and Portal: Lab Rat into one easy to grasp collection with a forward by Australia's own Saxton Hale.

Enjoy and make sure to click on the bottom right of each picture to see a bigger version.


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Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS

Talking Companion Cubes, Zombie Rushes and An Australian Eating Raw Steak and Beating Up HippiesS