If you ask yourself which is the best shooter in the history of video games, someone will probably answer you Half Life, The title which is debuted valve Industry and revolutionizing the gaming of this genre. The release was November 19, 1998 for PC and you can get it on Steam.
Half Life It was a revolutionary game of its kind, since until now the shooters were only shooting and advancing; However, it varies with the video game 's valve, Because it includes a bit more freedom in characters and an unusual narrative to tell you the story of Gordon Freeman.
Half Life It was two modes, a story mode located in the laboratory for underground materials of the Mesa Black Research Center. From the beginning, the user plays the role of Gordon Freeman, who is transported around the complex using an automated monorail. After arriving at the laboratory, the figure interacts with the scientists of the region, who conduct an experiment with strange substances, you can say aliens.
Everything was fine until some damage was done, and Freeman in his desire to help opens an interdimensional portal that gives access to the corresponding world called Zen, which is populated by various alien creatures. This destroys the place where the experiments were performed and causes the deaths of many scientists; However, Gordon must destroy the anomalies and rescue the lab staff.
On the other hand, multiplayer mode of PVP's compatible Half Life, Which was against all (deathmatch) or teams where users can choose from several characters like Gordon Freeman, G-Man, HECU soldier with beret, robot, zombie, scientist, among others. Players were able to choose the colors of their suits and their nicknames to identify them in the game.
However Half Life He had official and informal maps, users, for the most part, chose a scenario that is mythological "Crossfire"Which was released on 13 January 1999. This scenario was divided into two, since one was composed of buildings, while the other was a kind of laboratory, both connected by a tunnel and construction, where I found a nuclear bomb, which can be operated by the users themselves.
One of the demands that put the players on was not to start the bomb, at first everyone ignored until someone gets angry that he was killed so many times decides to sneak up, get all the weapons and ammunition inside the lab and run the pump to be the only one to save, while those who stay outside die.
However, if you are from the old school, you know there is a way to save yourself once the pump-operated doors of the nuclear plant were closed. The only thing you need is to get the Gauss cannon, which is assigned to keep the right click to shoot and then "oneshot" your enemies, it was only necessary to charge a good time seconds before the bomb fall point on the floor and drop it, it made the user fly through the air And survive. This is a small gesture Half Life, The game that was part of the childhood of many, I included myself, and this introduced us to the world of video games. Next month video On YouTube, a gamer shows us more tricks on the map.