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Half-Life 2 Games Released For Linux On Steam

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Published on 09 May 2013 05:38 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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In Valve's continued Linux conquest, their latest titles they have ported natively to the penguin platform is Half-Life 2 and many of the add-ons.

Now available for Steam Linux users is Half-Life, Half-Life 2: Episode 1, Half-Life 2: Episode 2, and Half-Life 2: Lost Coast. These games are being offered for now through the Steam Pipe Beta prior to being finalized and the beta-markings removed.

Fire up your Steam Linux client to begin downloading these latest Valve Linux titles. Things are beginning to get scorching hot for Steam on Linux ahead of the SteamBox debut.

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