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Just finished HL2. I have Ep.2 but not the first.

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I REALLY wanna get into it but I don't have the cash ATM to buy the first episode. I have the second. I'm just wondering if I'd miss a lot skipping the first and moving onto 2
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Not really, you just go into the citadel and you leave in EP1
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Don't listen to him... Play it
     
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Don't listen to him... Play it
I'm going to play it. I'm just wondering if playing out of order is going to hurt much
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I'd wait. I really enjoyed the entire storyline through the set.
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Nope. It'll just make anything you missed make sense later. Play EP2.
    
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post #7 of 8

You NEED to play first one to get the story from it, but it is not as good as HL2 and EP 2.
It is good dont get me wrong, but not as good. Are you playing with cinematic mod? I suggest you do. It looks like your rig can handle the nicer textures .

In case you are curious: http://cinematicmod.com/

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post #8 of 8
dude dude dude

I have a spare copy of Ep1 and I've been searching for someone to give it to. I'd be happy to give it to you. Shoot me a PM with your email.

EDIT: Sent =)
Edited by Bikkit - 6/19/11 at 7:47am
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