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I have never played HL2 but I bought the Orange Box via Steam today as I just became a new beta tester for Eternal Silence, a HL2 mod FPS/space sim:

http://www.gamershell.com/tv/10486.html

what a good deal, so basically I got 8 games for $49. I can't wait to try them all. I was the guy who always fell for the steam sux line but now I have seen the light!

I was a master pilot in Star War Galaxies back in the day (before SOE killed it) and can't wait to get back up into the stars blasting the enemies...
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Thank goodness. The Orange Box is by far the best deal in gaming, especially if you don't already own HL2. Nice purchase.
    
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thanks pow3rtrip I appreciate the response. I look forward to trying TF2 so hollah at me. My steam name is murphIV.
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Yep good deal and to all the doubters, I have never had a problem with any steam games and even bought COD4 via steam and works great.
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OCN sever isn't gonna play itself.
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personally, I utterly hate steam. Lots of my steam games crash and TF2 is glitchy when even crysis on med/high isn't!

I do love source games though, including garrys mod!
The mods for source are also really cool, like hidden: source (one of my favorites)

Can anybody go and sign up to be a beta tester? this game sounds like an epic source mod!
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Originally Posted by nategr8ns View Post
personally, I utterly hate steam. Lots of my steam games crash and TF2 is glitchy when even crysis on med/high isn't!

I do love source games though, including garrys mod!
The mods for source are also really cool, like hidden: source (one of my favorites)

Can anybody go and sign up to be a beta tester? this game sounds like an epic source mod!
yeah just pm marc on their forums, the testing atm is only one day a week, sundays at 3pm EST!
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I grabbed the orange box from Amazon.com for $29.99 a few weeks ago. Portal has got to be one of the greatest games I have ever played! It's really short but, wow! It reminds me of the movie Cube. I would have paid $29.99 just for Portal.
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now it's time to join us on our tf2 server
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yeah I definitely want to get on the TF2 server! I tried to join a couple but kept getting some type of error. I'm not sure that my version was updated.
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