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Old 02-17-08, 02:40 PM   #5
bob saget
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Default Re: Shooting down helicopters...

Originally Posted by Greg
I shot down two choppers last play through, even though the encounters were a long time apart, both choppers crashed in exactly the same place, so precisely that the wreckage almost perfectly overlapped.

Another interesting thing, the gunship thing in Half Life 2 is programmed to always crash near the player if possible, for more dramatic and exciting game play.
yep, i noticed that.
also they said in the commentary they try to make all the exciting scenes happen while the player is in the area (in a very wide and big map like final battle in HL2 Epi.2)
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