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Old 10-04-04, 02:26 PM   #24
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Default Re: hl2 is looking good

I'm eager to see how the AI performs in HL2... especially concerning friendly characters like Alyx, Dog, and other main characters.

I agree that it is difficult to compare HL2, Doom 3, and far cry in terms of presentation.

The atmosphere presented in Half Life 2 feels like the cold war... Reminds me of old photos of East Berlin... so far out of the 3 reviews they're saying that the city is the most fully realized gaming environment ever...I'm keeping my fingers crossed.

If there's a graphics debate to be had I think it would be "how does hl2 look compared to d3, far cry on an average mid-range system while maintaining acceptable playability?" since most gamers don't have the uber powerful machines to run everything at full detail...
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