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Old 09-16-04, 01:46 PM   #1
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Default Half-Life 2 RC shipped out to Vivendi

Front page, Shacknews. Apparently Gabe made a forum post, and the guys at Shack decided to confirm with Gabe.

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"Yes, the RC went to VU yesterday"

It looks like in his hurry to get it posted, Steve left out his question, as both quotes on the page do not make sense as a conversation, but rather Gabe's response to Steve's questions.


So... w00t?
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Old 09-16-04, 01:47 PM   #2
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i'll believe it when i see it
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Old 09-16-04, 01:55 PM   #3
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Did someone hack his password again? It's not like changing "donuts" to "donuts2" is that hard to figure out.
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Old 09-16-04, 01:59 PM   #4
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Default Re: Half-Life 2 RC shipped out to Vivendi

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Did someone hack his password again? It's not like changing "donuts" to "donuts2" is that hard to figure out.
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Old 09-16-04, 02:21 PM   #5
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Wooptyfrickindoo, when its on the shelf, I'll care. Nvr seen so much drama around a game in my life. Valve is ridicules...
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Ill start care when it goes gold and a date pops out, until then anything could go wrong.
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Default Re: Half-Life 2 RC shipped out to Vivendi

This information wasnt ment for the public! Tomorrow we will hear:
"Vivendi was upset that people found out about the RC being sent, so they are holding it until next summer"

(joking of course, I think if this isnt another hack on Gabe's account, its probably finally almost release time for this game)
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Default Re: Half-Life 2 RC shipped out to Vivendi

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Did someone hack his password again? It's not like changing "donuts" to "donuts2" is that hard to figure out.
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Default Re: Half-Life 2 RC shipped out to Vivendi

Next week we will hear "Vivendi rejects RC, Valve to take 8 more months making a new one"
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Old 09-16-04, 03:06 PM   #10
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Default Re: Half-Life 2 RC shipped out to Vivendi

Yes, Both lombardi and Gabe confirmed this. We SHOULD see HL2 in stores in 2-3 weeks. Awesome.
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Old 09-16-04, 03:12 PM   #11
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Default Re: Half-Life 2 RC shipped out to Vivendi

That would be cool if it did come out then - it would give me something to play until WoW is out hopefully.

Obviously an official "Gone Gold" statement would make me all warm and fuzzy all over.
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Old 09-16-04, 04:37 PM   #12
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First, RC does not equal gold by any means. Games usually go through 3-5 release candidates.

Second, I'll only be happy when it is released on torrent.
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