Originally Posted by superklye
So VALVe created and designed the Steam version of HL2 and the retail version of the EXACT SAME GAME was created by Vivendi? See, I was under the impression that a publisher does that: publish. Not create. VALVe owns the games they created.
Vevendi chose what was going to be included in the retail packages. There is no reason for Valve to give the owners of retail versions of the game something that they were not promised or didn't pay for.
As I said above, valve only promised DoD: Source to people who bought the game over steam
. You should have kept that in mind before buying the CE.