Half-Life is loved and appreciated by many fans across the world. The news about the recent release of another game of this series known as Half-Life: Alyx. However, fans were looking forward to Half-Life 3, but Valve surprises them by releasing another prequel of Half-Life.
We have gathered every possible information about the game, including release date, storyline, characters, and requirements, read more to find out!
The Biggest Project by Valve
The Valve dev team has declared this project as one of the biggest ones to date, as it required double the people that are usually needed to make a game. The designer stated that if we compare the number of people who worked on the previous games of the Half-Life, it would be a one-third ratio. However, it has played a vital role in gaining new ideas and innovative creations during the whole process.
This game will set another level compared to its predecessors, as different game-testers all over the world have spent hours working on this game to suit any situation.
Half-Life: Alyx Gameplay
This game carries a touch of the previous games of the Valve. It includes all kinds of unusual factors in having room for combat. The primary focus in terms of a weapon in this game will be the pistol. We can see the one-use grenade in one of the containers. It includes grabbing and holding but of more significant effect and efficiency.
The story revolves around Alyx and Eli, who secretly mount resistance to the tough situation of Earth by the mysterious invasion of aliens.
Free Half-Life Games on Steam
However, Half-Life: Alyx will be releasing in March; Steam users will get all the Half-Life games free of cost as the celebration. If you have a steam account, you can find all the other Half-Life games there:
- Half-Life 2
- Half-Life 2: Episode One
- Half-Life 2: Episode Two
Half-Life: Alyx System Requirements
The primary requirement of the game is said to be GTX 970 and 8 GB RAM. The system requirements of the game are higher but are still affordable. The minimum range of While the Index itself calls for 8 GB RAM and a GTX 970 at a minimum range of the operating system should be of Windows 10 with the processor of Core i5-7500 / Ryzen 5 1600, including the memory of 12 GB RAM, with GPU GTX 1060 / RX 580 – 6GB VRAM.
Half-Life: Alyx Release Date
The biggest game of the series, the Half-Life: Alyx, will available to play on March 23, 2020. Anyone who owns a Valve Index VR headset will have this game free of cost; however, those who don’t have it then the game will be available at $60.
The Valve promises that the Half-Life: Alyx will feature will have all the features of other Half-Life games. It not only includes puzzle-solving, visceral combat, and also world exploration, connecting all the iconic characters of the Half-Life universe