• Black Mesa: Xen Finishes The Half-Life Remake In A Stunning New Way

    29 days ago - By GameInformer

    Do you remember the original ending to Half-Life? Toward the end of the game, Gordon would go to Xen, a nice-looking skybox with a number of disconnected platforms that involved extensive use of the long jump module. It looked cool, but it was kind of one-note, and bore more of a resemblance to Super Mario 64's final worlds than anything from Half-Life's design until then. So when Black Mesa, a fan-made remake of Half-Life, got its last real build released, the developers didn't really focus on Xen and opted to leave it for later. It seems later is now, as the team behind the remake has...
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  • Half-Life Black Mesa fan remake teases notorious Xen level

    Half-Life Black Mesa fan remake teases notorious Xen level

    29 days ago - By SlashGear

    Valve may now be best known for the Steam platform but it also has a few original titles under its belt. One of the earliest, which gave birth to not a few sequels, spinoffs, and remotely related games , is Half-Life which is celebrating its 20th birthday. And what better way to celebrate a 20-year legacy than by “remaking”...
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