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Half-Life 2 (Windows)

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Release dates, publisher and developer information for this game listed by platform:

Windows

Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
Italy flag Italy
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
EAN-13
3 348542 180376
Published by
Valve Corporation
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Distributed by
Valve Corporation
Country
Worldwide flag Worldwide
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
Comments
Steam release
Published by
Valve Corporation
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
Australia flag Australia
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
United States flag United States
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
UPC/A
0 20626 71608 6
ISBN-10
0-7849-1896-1
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
France flag France
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
EAN-13
3 348542 180352
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
Spain flag Spain
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
Belgium flag Belgium
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
EAN-13
3 348542 194922
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
Germany flag Germany
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
EAN-13
3 348542 180345
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Country
United Kingdom flag United Kingdom
Release Date
Nov 16, 2004
EAN-13
3 348542 180338
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Distributed by
Soft Club
Localized by
Soft Club
Country
Russia flag Russia
Release Date
Nov 24, 2004
Developed by
Valve Corporation
Distributed by
CD Projekt Sp. z o.o.
Country
Poland flag Poland
Release Date
Dec 29, 2004
EAN-13
5 907610 708416
Patch History
Nov 24, 2004
Patch 1 (fixes sound stuttering)
Nov 30, 2004
Patch 2 (adds Deathmatch as a new multiplayer mode)
Dec 01, 2004
Patch 3 (fixes the game crash for users with source games under DirectX 7 or who run with less than the recommended amount of RAM)
Dec 10, 2004
Patch 4 (solves the disc in drive incompatibility error and provides many fixes for the Deathmatch mode)
Dec 22, 2004
Patch 5 (fixes another sound stuttering problem)
Jan 10, 2005
Patch 6 (weapon script files are now preloaded at startup)
Feb 17, 2005
Patch 7 (three new weapons for the Deathmatch mode: slam, stunstick and crowbar + various fixes)
Feb 24, 2005
Patch 8 (fixes for a model exploit and the weapon type is now listed in server log)
Apr 13, 2005
Patch 9 (adds three new maps created by the players who won the HL2:DM mapping contest)
Apr 25, 2005
Patch 10 (new map added: dm_runoff)
Apr 26, 2005
Patch 11 (dm_runoff airstrike exploit fix)
May 13, 2005
Patch 12 (fixes some NPC actions not being properly randomized)
Jun 01, 2005
Patch 13 (new features and bug fixes)
Oct 27, 2005
Lost Coast update (adds the single-player level The Lost Coast, which was originally removed; and introduces High-Dynamic Range lighting (HDR) in the Source engine).
Apr 19, 2006
Patch 14 (fixes a bug where NPCs would ignore hintbrushes that should block line of sight)
Jun 14, 2006
Patch 15 (various fixes for HL2:DM)
Jul 11, 2006
Patch 16 (various fixes for HL2:DM)
Jul 27, 2006
Patch 17 (spectator mode added for HL2:DM)


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Product codes contributed by Andy Voss (1636), Xoleras (66241), deepcut (1836), thf (153880) and Jeanne (75627)