Half-Life Questions & Answers

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Dr. Gordon Freeman doesn't speak, but he's got a helluva story to tell. This first-person roller-coaster initiated a new era in the history of action games by combining engrossing gameplay, upgraded graphics, ingenious level design and a revolutionary story that may not be all that it seems, told not through cutscenes, but through the visual environment.


I’m sure he is fairly hands off when it comes to game development these days, but back when the first half life game was released, what input did he have on the project? Did he come up with the story for half life and put things together to make the game happen or what?

The combine appear to be human shaped and speak English, but we never see them take the helmets off. I understand that the soldiers in half life 1 were not the combine, but in half life 2 they were. I don’t even fully understand how they got there in the first place, but who are […]