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I'm ready for an ARG, sounds that convert to images, and hints elsewhere like what they did leading up to the release of portal 1 and 2. Absolutely loved reading up on what people had figured out before those games had been released.
    
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Nah I'm good
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5 years ago I used to care about HL and the series. These days, not so much. It's turned into vaporware that won't end up being released. Even if it does get released, it's going to be way over-hyped and underwhelming. After the DNF debacle, I'll take a pass.

TL ; DR

Dead series is dead. Let it die in peace.
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Honestly, I understand the fact that waiting this long is a daunting task, but I would still rather they take this long to make the game and produce a product that is vastly superior to its competitors that continually are hashing out crap over and over every year.

Yeah like L4d2 amirite?

If HL3 is not going to have a new engine it would just mean valve is inefficient if it takes 6 years to make a new game.
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There were numerous expansion packs released during that time to keep the franchise alive. It wasn't a 6 year period with no related releases. rolleyes.gif
I think tpi2007 has me covered on this one (in reference to portal). HL is still relevant and its fan base is still very much awaiting the next installment.
    
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No, we need some anger and negativity like that Left 4 Dead 2 guy. That way Valve will send somebody to their headquarters to scope out. Send me, I only live a couple of miles away from Valve.
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5 years ago I used to care about HL and the series. These days, not so much. It's turned into vaporware that won't end up being released. Even if it does get released, it's going to be way over-hyped and underwhelming. After the DNF debacle, I'll take a pass.
TL ; DR
Dead series is dead. Let it die in peace.

What this guy said. Why wasn't I disappointed in DNF? Because I didn't buy it and I was done waiting for it in 2001.
 
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Seems pretty useless, saying pretty please with sugar on top will only go but so far.

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I can't believe how many people are calling Half-Life a dead series. Are you kidding me? HL => HL2 was six years if you forgot that bit.

Half Life 2 + Episodes are a masterpiece of gaming, and I can't wait for the continuation of the story no matter how long it takes them.
    
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Finally! Someone thinks the way i do about Half Life. Defiantly joining this group.

This is why I love that typo lachen.gif

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Seems pretty useless, saying pretty please with sugar on top will only go but so far.

You could always say "Pretty, pretty, please with sugar on top!"

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