Half-Life 2: Deathmatch

Half-Life 2: Deathmatch
Toilet.jpgHalf-Life 2: Deathmatch Artwork
Developer(s)Valve
Publisher(s)Valve
Distributor(s)Steam
Release date(s)December 1st, 2004
Genre(s)Arcade/FPS/Puzzle
Mode(s)Multiplayer
Available onPC

[edit] Background

Half-Life 2: Deathmatch was released on November 30, 2004, approximately two weeks after Half-Life 2's release. When Half-Life 2 was released on November 16, 2004, it was packaged without multiplayer, and instead with Counter-Strike: Source. Counter-Strike: Source (CS:S) is a multiplayer game which pits a team of terrorists against a team of counter-terrorists in multiple series of game modes involving bomb-defusing and hostage rescue. Although CS:S was a hit, die hard Half-Life fans wanted a multiplayer game that was more loyal to Half-Life. A few weeks later, Valve Corporation released Half-Life 2: Deathmatch on Steam.

[edit] Gameplay

Half-Life 2: Deathmatch lands the player in an all-out battle either between two teams or in a free-for-all format. The game can be comparable to that of Half-Life's deathmatch gamemode. There are numerous weapons in this game, which are all present in Half-Life 2's single player mode. The game's scoreboard is calculated through the amount of kills one player or team scores.


Games
Half Life
Half Life, Half-Life: Opposing Force, Half-Life: Blue Shift, Half-Life: Uplink , Codename: Gordon, Half-Life 2, Half-Life 2: Survivor, Half-Life 2: Deathmatch, Half-Life 2: Lost Coast, Half-Life 2: Episode One, Half-Life 2: Episode Two, Half-Life 2: Episode Three, The Orange Box
Portal
Portal, Portal: Still Alive, Portal 2
Team Fortress
Team Fortress, Team Fortress 2

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