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l4d 3 crossplatform please!
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Time for a new engine...thumb.gif

Why a new engine when graphical improvements can be added to the current engine? They've said multiple times, they will not be moving away from the current engine and instead improving it graphically.

You guys really underestimate how much you can keep on building on a engine to make it look good.
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Left 4 dead 3 with an actual story mode and/or combining it with garry's mod type barricade ability to horde off infected would be nice smile.gif

But of course, HL3 is a pretty please.
    
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Why a new engine when graphical improvements can be added to the current engine? They've said multiple times, they will not be moving away from the current engine and instead improving it graphically.
You guys really underestimate how much you can keep on building on a engine to make it look good.

I think source games look terrible compared to most PC games and even some console game.
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I think source games look terrible compared to most PC games and even some console game.

It does at times, but the Source engine can still hold itself well (At least they're improving it.) Some mods/games are surprisingly better looking than the official Valve games.
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I think source games look terrible compared to most PC games and even some console game.

I think you dislike anything having to do with Valve. That's my opinion. smile.gif

Just come out and say it so you don't have to post any more comments about your opinion on Valve and their games. smile.gif
    
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Please announce HL3 at E3 this year, Valve!

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See, told you guys that nice email from before didn't work. LOL
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I think that people who gripe so much about how similar L4D and L4D2 were didn't play enough of both. The games are night and day. They're pretty distant compared to some of the other sequels I've played.
    
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Left 4 Dead 3 is most likely it. Throw a couple of new maps, 1 or 2 new infected, and a loose storyline for good measure. You could crank that out in 4-6 months easily considering all the assets they already have.
There's no way they have time to work on HL3 while juggling both CS:GO and DOTA 2. The project itself is just too massive.

There is no way it is a Left 4 Dead 3 announcement. I know there was some hullabaloo around the launch of L4d2 but to be honest that was just the whining of entitlement generation. Valve has never been the type of company to milk their franchises by releasing an update every year. Activision may be wringing all the cash it can out of Call of Duty by releasing a new game every year but Valve historically does not do that.

We will not see an L4D3 for a long time, the game as it stands currently is very fine tuned and polished and there is just no need for a sequel.

I believe there will be a Half Life announcement, now the game may still be a couple years from release, but I will be surprised after the hints, the fan anger, etc. to not see something.
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