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Half-Life 2

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Price $ 9.99
Players 546 Last 10 minutes
1,546 Last 7 days
6,335 All time @ -
Followers 60,461 (Group)
Review Score 97.29% (113,860 3,168 )
Platforms
Release Date 16 Nov 2004
Demos Half-Life 2: Demo
Genres Action
Features Single-player Captions available Includes Source SDK Partial Controller Support Steam Achievements Steam Cloud Steam Trading Cards Remote Play on Phone Remote Play on Tablet Remote Play Together
Developers Valve
Publishers Valve
Tags
FPS 3,772
Action 2,670
Sci-fi 2,321
Classic 2,120
Masterpiece 2,055
Singleplayer 2,033
Story Rich 1,727
Shooter 1,571
First-Person 1,459
Adventure 1,255
Dystopian 1,087
Atmospheric 1,007
Zombies 920
Silent Protagonist 883
Physics 855
Aliens 838
Great Soundtrack 820
Horror 636
Puzzle 634
Multiplayer 617
Moddable 417
Same Owners
Game
Tag Votes over time
Name Count
FPS 3,772
Action 2,670
Sci-fi 2,321
Classic 2,120
Masterpiece 2,055
Singleplayer 2,033
Story Rich 1,727
Shooter 1,571
First-Person 1,459
Adventure 1,255
Dystopian 1,087
Atmospheric 1,007
Zombies 920
Silent Protagonist 883
Physics 855
Aliens 838
Great Soundtrack 820
Horror 636
Puzzle 634
Multiplayer 617
Moddable 417
Country Final Initial Discount %
Chinese Renminbi
Chinese Renminbi
CN¥ 37.00
Euro
Euro
$ 9.99
Russian Ruble
Russian Ruble
RUB 259.00
Pound Sterling
Pound Sterling
£ 7.19
United States Dollar
United States Dollar
$ 9.99
Stats
Peak All Time 6,335
Peak Last Week 1,546
Peak Last 10 minutes 546
Average Playtime (On Global Steam) 20 hours, 5 minutes
Owners By Steam Spy
Owners 10,000,000 - 20,000,000
Average Playtime (Two Weeks) 1.9 hours
Average Playtime (Forever) 14.1 hours
Median Playtime (Two Weeks) 0.8 hours
Median Playtime (Forever) 7.1 hours
Player Countries
United States 28.25%
United Kingdom 7.87%
Canada 4.88%
Russia 4.18%
Germany 4.10%
Australia 3.73%
Brazil 2.40%
Poland 1.97%
China 1.86%
Sweden 1.73%
Japan 1.65%
Netherlands 1.60%
France 1.52%
Finland 1.51%
Turkey 1.40%
Norway 1.13%
Argentina 1.03%
Spain 1.00%
Czech Republic 0.98%
Ukraine 0.97%
Denmark 0.85%
Italy 0.85%
New Zealand 0.80%
Romania 0.75%
Portugal 0.66%
Hungary 0.66%
Belgium 0.63%
Indonesia 0.58%
Ireland 0.57%
South Korea 0.57%
Antarctica 0.56%
Austria 0.55%
Mexico 0.53%
India 0.50%
Lithuania 0.48%
South Africa 0.47%
Switzerland 0.46%
Israel 0.46%
Chile 0.44%
Greece 0.43%
Estonia 0.41%
Slovakia 0.41%
Vatican City 0.40%
Belarus 0.39%
Serbia 0.39%
Vietnam 0.38%
North Korea 0.37%
Latvia 0.36%
Thailand 0.34%
Malaysia 0.32%
Bulgaria 0.31%
Taiwan 0.29%
Niger 0.29%
Singapore 0.29%
Philippines 0.29%
Croatia 0.28%
Hong Kong 0.28%
Kazakhstan 0.25%
Uganda 0.23%
Iceland 0.23%
Slovenia 0.22%
Peru 0.21%
Chad 0.21%
Christmas Island 0.21%
Zimbabwe 0.20%
Isle of Man 0.18%
Venezuela 0.18%
Colombia 0.17%
United States Virgin Islands 0.16%
Iran 0.16%
South Georgia 0.15%
Uruguay 0.14%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.14%
United Arab Emirates 0.14%
Saudi Arabia 0.14%
Afghanistan 0.13%
United States Minor Outlying Islands 0.13%
Heard Island and McDonald Islands 0.13%
Palestine 0.13%
Macedonia 0.12%
Georgia 0.11%
Iraq 0.10%
Fiji 0.10%
Moldova 0.10%
Algeria 0.10%
Pakistan 0.09%
Jamaica 0.08%
Bangladesh 0.08%
Syria 0.08%
Somalia 0.08%
Costa Rica 0.08%
Egypt 0.08%
Albania 0.07%
Luxembourg 0.07%
Azerbaijan 0.07%
Cocos (Keeling) Islands 0.07%
Bahamas 0.07%
Puerto Rico 0.07%
Cyprus 0.07%
Cuba 0.06%
British Virgin Islands 0.06%
DR Congo 0.06%
Armenia 0.06%
Malta 0.06%
Mongolia 0.06%
Uzbekistan 0.06%
Djibouti 0.06%
Republic of the Congo 0.05%
Ecuador 0.05%
Greenland 0.05%
Nigeria 0.05%
Morocco 0.05%
Faroe Islands 0.05%
Cook Islands 0.04%
Guatemala 0.04%
Sri Lanka 0.04%
Kyrgyzstan 0.04%
Madagascar 0.04%
Montenegro 0.04%
Lebanon 0.04%
Kuwait 0.04%
Ethiopia 0.04%
Tunisia 0.04%
Qatar 0.04%
Jordan 0.04%
Panama 0.04%
Norfolk Island 0.04%
Monaco 0.03%
Nepal 0.03%
Bhutan 0.03%
Liberia 0.03%
Trinidad and Tobago 0.03%
Jersey 0.03%
Brunei 0.03%
Liechtenstein 0.03%
El Salvador 0.03%
Oman 0.03%
Seychelles 0.03%
Falkland Islands 0.03%
Tajikistan 0.03%
Dominican Republic 0.03%
Paraguay 0.03%
Mozambique 0.03%
Bolivia 0.02%
Yemen 0.02%
Zambia 0.02%
Bahrain 0.02%
Saint Lucia 0.02%
Honduras 0.02%
Andorra 0.02%
Swaziland 0.02%
Kenya 0.02%
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 0.02%
Guernsey 0.02%
Western Sahara 0.02%
Cambodia 0.02%
Aland Islands 0.02%
Guam 0.02%
Angola 0.02%
Svalbard and Jan Mayen 0.02%
Gabon 0.02%
San Marino 0.02%
Gibraltar 0.02%
Libya 0.02%
Macau 0.02%
Central African Republic 0.02%
American Samoa 0.02%
Togo 0.02%
Turkmenistan 0.02%
Micronesia 0.02%
Ivory Coast 0.02%
Belize 0.02%
Wallis and Futuna 0.02%
Botswana 0.02%
Tuvalu 0.01%
Rwanda 0.01%
Tanzania 0.01%
Cayman Islands 0.01%
Réunion 0.01%
Kiribati 0.01%
Aruba 0.01%
Sint Maarten 0.01%
Kosovo 0.01%
Saint Martin 0.01%
Bermuda 0.01%
Haiti 0.01%
Tokelau 0.01%
Burkina Faso 0.01%
Niue 0.01%
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 0.01%
Bouvet Island 0.01%
Nauru 0.01%
Sudan 0.01%
Nicaragua 0.01%
Laos 0.01%
Papua New Guinea 0.01%
Saint Helena 0.01%
Barbados 0.01%
British Indian Ocean Territory 0.01%
Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.01%
Turks and Caicos Islands 0.01%
Namibia 0.01%
Tonga 0.01%
Pitcairn Islands 0.01%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.01%
Solomon Islands 0.01%
Northern Mariana Islands 0.01%
Suriname 0.01%
Maldives 0.01%
Eritrea 0.01%
Vanuatu 0.01%
Saint Barthélemy 0.01%
Gambia 0.01%
Mauritius 0.01%
French Polynesia 0.01%
Cameroon 0.01%
Ghana 0.01%
Equatorial Guinea 0.01%
Sierra Leone 0.01%
Guadeloupe 0.01%
Martinique 0.01%
Myanmar 0.01%
Grenada 0.01%
Senegal 0.01%
Guinea 0.01%
Benin 0.01%
Mauritania 0.01%
South Sudan 0.01%
Curaçao 0.01%
Antigua and Barbuda 0.01%
French Southern and Antarctic Lands 0.01%
Marshall Islands 0.01%
Mali 0.01%
Timor-Leste 0.01%
Cape Verde 0.01%
Samoa 0.01%
New Caledonia 0.01%
Burundi 0.01%
São Tomé and Príncipe 0.01%
Palau 0.00%
Guinea-Bissau 0.00%
Dominica 0.00%
Mayotte 0.00%
Lesotho 0.00%
Anguilla 0.00%
Malawi 0.00%
Comoros 0.00%
Montserrat 0.00%
French Guiana 0.00%
Guyana 0.00%
No Country 0.00%
Yugoslavia 0.00%
From Global Steam players
Player Count - 1 Week
Player Count - All Time
Player Count - By Time of Day/Week
Averages taken over the last 4 weeks.
Followers
Wishlists
From 1,010,325 players. Not live.
Top Players
Rank Flag Player Time
Name Release
Achievements
33
Average Completion
26.87%
Achievement Distribution
Data from Global Steam players who have at least one achievement
Achievement Unlocked At Avg Completion
Title Date
ID Name
Bundles
Name Discount Apps Packages Updated At
Packages
Name Billing License Status Apps
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Global Steam Score
97.29%
A selection of the 117,028 reviews
Screenshots
9
Movies
2
Media 0 Media 1 Media 2 Media 3 Media 4 Media 5 Media 6 Media 7 Media 8
Key Section Value
system_requirements Other
  • macos / 10de / 009d: Deny
  • macos / 10de / 0391: Deny
  • macos / 10de / 0393: Deny
  • macos / 10de / 0395: Deny
  • macos / 8086 / 27a6: Warn
  • macos / 8086 / 2a02: Warn
  • macos / intel900: Warn
  • macos / intelx3100: Warn
  • macos / supported:
  • macos / wants_fast_gpu:
  • macos104 / os_min: macos1058
  • macos104 / supported:
  • macos105 / os_min: macos1058
  • macos105 / supported:
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7109: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7142: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7146: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7187: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 71c0: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 71c5: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 71de: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7210: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7240: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7249: Warn
  • macos1058 / 1002 / 7291: Warn
  • macos1058 / supported:
  • macos106 / os_min: macos1063
  • macos106 / supported:
  • version Other 13
    change_number Other 10117040
    updated_steam Other 26 Nov 20 13:01
    updated_global_steam Other 13 Jan 21 21:28
    type Other Game
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    developer_url Extended http://www.valvesoftware.com
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    icon2 Extended steam/games/icon_hl2_dull
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    order Extended 1
    primarycache Extended 221
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    serverbrowsername Extended Half-Life 2
    sourcegame Extended
    state Extended eStateJustReleased
    supports64bit Extended
    validoslist Extended macos, windows
    associations Common
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    • Publisher: Valve
    • Franchise: Half-Life
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    community_hub_visible Common
    community_visible_stats Common
    controller_support Common Partial
    gameid Common 220
    genres Common 1
    header_image Common
    • english: header.jpg
    icon Common
    languages Common danish, dutch, english, finnish, french, german, italian, japanese, koreana, norwegian, polish, portuguese, russian, schinese, spanish, swedish, tchinese
    library_assets Common
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    linuxclienticon Common 4a75609ae32a548e85ec58ced4b17ae38f1547ea
    logo Common
    logo_small Common
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    metacritic_name Common Half-Life 2
    metacritic_score Common 96%
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    name Common Half-Life 2
    oslist Common linux, macos, windows
    primary_genre Common 1
    review_percentage Common 97%
    review_score Common 9
    small_capsule Common
    • english: capsule_231x87.jpg
    steam_release_date Common 16 Nov 08:00
    store_asset_mtime Common 26 Aug 20:23
    store_tags Common 19, 21, 1659, 1663, 1664, 1667, 1669, 1673, 1693, 1742, 1756, 1774, 3839, 3859, 3942, 3968, 4166, 4182, 5030, 15954
    supported_languages Common Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Danish, Dutch, English + Full Audio, Finnish, French + Full Audio, German + Full Audio, Italian + Full Audio, Japanese, Koreana + Full Audio, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian + Full Audio, Spanish + Full Audio, Swedish, Thai
    type Common Game
    ignoreexternalfiles UFS
    maxnumfiles UFS 100
    quota UFS 105 MB
    savefiles UFS
    • Path: hl2/save, Pattern: *.sav, Root: gameinstall, Platforms: all
    contenttype Config 3
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    steamcontrollertouchtemplateindex Config
    steamvrsupport Config 1
    ID Name Configs Manifests Encrypted Manifests Max Size App DLC App SD Op SI SD LV AR
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    139 MB
    226 Half-Life 2 Spanish
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    768 MB
    231 Half-Life 2 SChinese
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    {"previous":"9120594990633099345","public":"6094809064806846880"}
    778 MB
    221 Half-Life 2 Base
    null
    {"previous":"3540789558432039783","public":"773449029659131748"}
    3.6 GB
    232 Half-Life 2 Italian
    {"language":"italian"}
    {"previous":"8892828542587331508","public":"5674666767121162923"}
    769 MB
    233 Half-Life 2 Demo base
    null
    {"previous":"4309659028384983956","public":"3452315234491887889"}
    2.9 GB
    227 Half-Life 2 French
    {"language":"french"}
    {"previous":"3301056646808529946","public":"7050670928848178928"}
    766 MB
    223 Half-Life 2 OSX client
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    {"previous":"5121992191158313615","public":"7064073969673431741"}
    113 MB
    225 Half-Life 2 Russian
    {"language":"russian"}
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    815 MB
    228 Half-Life 2 German
    {"language":"german"}
    {"previous":"9073472945077735952","public":"6436857496404272512"}
    769 MB
    229 Half-Life 2 Korean
    {"language":"koreana"}
    {"previous":"8039338609626815081","public":"8840945565145076094"}
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    222 Half-Life 2 Windows client
    {"oslist":"windows"}
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    234 Half-Life 2 Demo
    null
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    230 Half-Life 2 TChinese
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    720 MB
    Branches
    Name Description Build ID Time Updated Password Required LCS Required Default For Subs Unlock For Subs
    beta Beta updates 4233294 1569533139
    previous The previous public build 3575541 1569534543
    public 4233294 1569534573
    Extra
    Key Value
    hasdepotsindlc 1
    markdlcdepots 1
    overridescddb 1
    Order Executable Arguments Description Type OS List OS Architecture Owns DLCs Beta Key Working Dir VAC Module Filename VR Mode
    0 hl2.exe -game hl2 -steam windows bin
    1 hl2.sh -game hl2 -steam macos
    2 hl2.sh -game hl2 -steam linux
    Key Value
    Name Display Default