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[Kotaku] Valve ‘Probably’ Done With Single-Player Games

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Source: Kotaku

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The makers of such acclaimed single-player video games as Portal and Half-Life 2 want all of their future games to support connected, non-solo gaming, in some way, at all levels.

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Portal 2 will probably be Valve's last game with an isolated single-player experience," Keighley wrote in Final Hours, "What this all means is something Newell is still trying to figure out.
 
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Booooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

Single player experience > Multiplayer experience.

Edit - added more oooooooooo
    
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what happened to half life episode 3?
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Half-Life 3 Online FTW
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Originally Posted by melterx12 View Post
what happened to half life episode 3?
I guess we can co-op all though the game

j/ks, everyone knows its not ever going to be released.
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Some one shoot me now


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Worst news I've heard in a while. Singleplayer is usually the only mode I play. Hope others won't be following suite.
 
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I will rage so hard if they try and make Half Life 3\\Episode 3 "multiplayer".

Please dont follow all the other Devs and start making crap games.
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So pretty much everything Valve is known for (in-depth singleplayer campaigns), is now going to be an idea of the past.... That sucks, FU Valve
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Maybe EP3 is already in production and they won't be starting production on anything new as of Portal 2's release.
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