HALF-LIFE 2: RAISING THE BAR

David Hodgson



 
  • Unprecedented access behind Half-Life and Half-Life 2

  • A forward by Valve founder Gabe Newell

  • Hundreds of art, design, preproduction, and other art pieces crammed into the book

  • Over a dozen key members of Valve's staff interviewed

  • Officially approved by Valve

  • Behind City 17 and other locations

  • The development of the Source engine

  • A rogue's gallery of beasts, characters, and monstrosities

  • Key weapons development revelations

  • A tour of many of the game's locations, from inception to completion

  • Filled with art, screens, and anecdotes from the Valve team

 

PUBLICATION DETAILS

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BINDING

EDITION

ISBN

YEAR

PAGES

English

Hardcover

9780761543640

2004

288

 

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Publishers: #PrimaGames (Prima Games)

Languages: #English

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#Valve (Valve)


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