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Half-Life: Alyx scores – our roundup of the critics

Today is March 23, 2020, and this date marks the launch of a brand new Half-Life recreation. Half-Life: Alyx shouldn’t be the Half-Life 3 that followers have been ready a decade for, however let’s minimize to the chase – it’s incredible as each a brand new bar for VR video games and a daring new entry in a beloved franchise, and it’s incomes nigh-universal reward from critics across the web.

I’ve had the privilege of being a kind of critics, and you’ll see the complete PCGN absorb our Half-Life: Alyx overview. In brief – gosh do I really feel bizarre about quoting myself right here – Alyx “confidently serves as each a vindication for the magic VR can carry to gaming, and a satisfying new entry within the beloved Half-Life collection.”

You’ll discover related reward throughout the web. Virtual reality-focused retailers like UploadVR say it’s “as important a VR recreation as you’ll discover in 2020, however maybe essentially the most thrilling factor about it’s the message is that the perfect is but to come back.” Traditional retailers like GameSpot say “the collection’ staples are as nice as ever right here, and in its strongest moments, Half-Life: Alyx confidently reveals you why it couldn’t have been performed every other means.”

Review aggregators have filed the early scores among the many highest of an already-impressive 2020. OpenCritic stories a median rating of 92, and Metacritic places the quantity at 93.

Check out the Half-Life: Alyx system necessities should you’re seeking to get your self right into a headset, but when VR’s presently out of attain for you, Valve hopes you’ll take a look at a Let’s Play.

Half-Life: Alyx scores – our roundup of the critics

Either means, the journey is one effectively price experiencing.

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