• Alyx Vance
  • The Muscle Car , also called The Junker in the game files, and the jalopy because of its entity name, is a vehicle used by Gordon Freeman and Alyx Vance in Half-Life 2: Episode Two to expedite their travel to White Forest . (combineoverwiki.net)
  • It is also worth noting that while the player is merely stopped from moving into a Force Field, going closer will actually cause a discharge to other unauthorized persons, as seen in the Half-Life 2 chapter Entanglement where Alyx Vance attempts futilely to stop Judith Mossman making off with Eli Vance . (combineoverwiki.net)
  • episodic
  • They are regularly encountered throughout Half-Life 2 and its episodic expansions as hostile non-player characters as the player progresses through the games in an effort to overthrow the Combine occupation of Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Opera singer and actress Ellen McLain provides the voice for the Combine Overwatch announcer and dispatcher in Half-Life 2 and its episodic expansions, while the various Combine soldiers throughout the games are voiced by John Patrick Lowrie. (wikipedia.org)
  • weapon
  • The Flare Gun is a weapon used by Metrocops , Overwatch Soldiers and Nova Prospekt Prison Guards in Half-Life 2 . (combineoverwiki.net)
  • The sequel has similar mechanics as Half-Life, including health-and-weapon systems and periodic physics puzzles, except with the newer Source engine and improved graphics. (wikipedia.org)
  • similar
  • Early feedback was that it seemed too similar to the Half-Life 2 Scout Car . (combineoverwiki.net)
  • In a similar manner to how they utilized Gina , Gearbox wanted to try and leverage Kleiner, who until that point had only been mentioned in the original instruction manual. (combineoverwiki.net)
  • Although they are thematically similar to the bullsquids of the original Half-Life, they are functionally closer to the poison headcrab-as an enemy that the player will instinctively prioritize as a target. (wikipedia.org)
  • sequel
  • It is the sequel to 1998's Half-Life, and was released in November 2004 following a five-year, $40 million development phase. (wikipedia.org)
  • subsequent
  • However, during the events subsequent to the "Resonance Cascade", Adrian finds himself separated from his unit and fighting for his life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Citadel
  • When the story begins, Gordon wakes up outside the enemy's base of operations, the Citadel, after being left unconscious from the concluding events of Half-Life 2. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the heart of the Combine's command structure in Half-Life 2 is the Citadel, an enormous structure of Combine construction, reaching approximately 2.6 kilometres (1.6 miles) into the sky from ground level, and delving deep underground. (wikipedia.org)
  • games
  • He plays the role of an overseer and employer, both observing the player as the games progress and pulling strings to control the outcome of specific events throughout the Half-Life saga. (wikipedia.org)
  • puzzles
  • Instead of button-orientated puzzles from Half-Life, environmental puzzles are also introduced with makeshift mechanical systems, revolving around the player's new ability to pick up, move, and place objects. (wikipedia.org)
  • player
  • The player is instead given access to a limited selection of Half-Life's original weaponry. (wikipedia.org)
  • During Half-Life 2's development, various concepts for Combine non-player characters were created and later cut. (wikipedia.org)
  • Compared to most first-person shooters of the time, which relied on cut-scene intermissions to detail their plotlines, Half-Life's story is told mostly by means of scripted sequences, keeping the player in control of the first-person viewpoint. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Half-Life, players usually fight alone and only occasionally encounter friendly non-player characters who assist them, such as security guards and scientists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Last Team Standing: Two teams fight in an arena and each player has only one life. (wikipedia.org)
  • originally
  • Disposable emergency flares were also originally to appear in Half-Life , and were finally introduced in Episode One . (combineoverwiki.net)
  • Originally a shower curtain manufacturer named Aperture Fixtures , it evolved over the course of half a century into an experimental physics research institution and a bitter rival of Black Mesa . (combineoverwiki.net)
  • Combine
  • The Vorti-Cell is a Combine device cut from Half-Life 2 . (combineoverwiki.net)
  • The atmosphere generated by the dystopian Combine state has been praised by reviewers, although the artificial intelligence of the transhuman Combine characters was thought to be inferior to that of other characters in Half-Life 2. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Half-Life 2, Barney works as a mole for the Lambda Resistance in the Combine Civil Protection Forces. (wikipedia.org)
  • identical
  • Nevertheless, when there are many identical atoms decaying (right boxes), the law of large numbers suggests that it is a very good approximation to say that half of the atoms remain after one half-life. (wikipedia.org)