Tearaway Makes Half-Life...Cute?

Rise and shine Mr. Freeman! Your Tearaway remake probably wouldn't survive City 17, but at least it's cute! Tearaway's character editing tool comes in handy if you want to remake yourself or any video game character, which is of course always irresistible. » 11/27/13 2:30pm 11/27/13 2:30pm

You Never Played The Stanley Parable? Shame On You. Try It Next Week

The Stanley Parable is a remake of the fantastic 2011 Half-Life 2 mod about a man named Stanley. The creators, Galactic Cafe, really don't like sharing anything from the game, as you can see in their trailers, so now they've gone even further and created a standalone demo showing off the behind-the-scenes of remaking… » 10/10/13 2:00pm 10/10/13 2:00pm

Voice Actor Is Sorry for Crushing Your Half-Life 3 Dreams

Last week, Half-Life 2 voice actor John Patrick Lowrie said that Half-Life 3 wasn't being worked on. Since Lowrie has appeared in many Valve games over the years, his comments were taken seriously. Now, Lowrie says he misspoke. » 8/19/13 8:10am 8/19/13 8:10am

Sony, Dreamworks Wanted To Make A Half-Life Movie

I've never read the book Generation Xbox, about video games invading Hollywood. Our columnist Superannuation (who's on a bit of a video game vs Hollywood run at the moment) has, though, and has found something interesting tucked away inside. » 7/18/13 11:30pm 7/18/13 11:30pm

Warren Spector's Half-Life Work...Plus Other Gaming Mysteries, Secrets

In an interview published in the 2012 book Gamers at Work: Stories Behind the Games People Play, gaming luminary Warren Spector mentioned something of a bombshell that seems to have gone unnoticed, saying that he "did some work for Valve on Half-Life stuff" in the early, pre-Disney days of Junction Point Studios. » 6/20/13 12:00pm 6/20/13 12:00pm

China Is Building An Army Of Gordon Freemans

Collectible company Gaming Heads, the same folks behind those awesome Team Fortress 2 statues, have posted a collection of photos showing how one of their upcoming pieces - Half-Life's Gordon Freeman - is coming along at the factory. » 6/06/13 2:00am 6/06/13 2:00am

A Visual History of Attractive Video Game Characters: The 00s

The first years of the new millennium brought us the seventh generation of video game consoles, and with that came a whole new family of attractive men and women. With new evolutions, this decade introduced the start of increasingly realistic-looking characters. » 5/02/13 8:21pm 5/02/13 8:21pm