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post #11 of 15
Tricky! Just one of those things that you knew it was fake the first time you read the title.

Sometime in 2012, 2013 being the latest, as long as Valve doesn't pull a L4D3 out of nowhere, I can see it finally be released, along with it being the final game for the Source engine as well.

I think the whole reason why it's been delayed for so long is because, with the way the Source engine was at the end of 2008, it couldn't handle what Valve wanted to do in EP3, so they used L4D1 and 2, and even Portal 2 to optimize the engine and get technology like the AI used in the L4Ds and the bots added into TF2 to make the Rebels, Alyx and Combine act better in a combat situation.

Although I wouldn't be surprised if something randomly pops up at E3 this year with Portal 2 out the door by then.
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Holy *********
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i feel worse then i did when i first got rick rolled
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lol, I just saw this thread and was so happy for about 12 seconds.
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post #15 of 15
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Wow, loving the delayed response on this one ha!

Updated the title though since now you're just making me feel bad Don't want to mislead since it's not even the first any more lol.
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