Half-Life 2 Breaks Player Records on Steam!
Half-Life 2 has had a new success on Steam. The free FPS game, released 17 years ago, broke the record for simultaneous players. Here are the details of the success achieved!
Half Life 2 Sets A New Record On Steam!
Developed by Valve with the Source game engine, Half Life 2 was released on November 16, 2004. The successful FPS game was very popular around the world in a short time after its debut. So much so that the video game received more than 40 awards in 2004. In addition, it was named the best game of the last ten years in 2012.
The successful FPS game with a science fiction theme has set a new record on the Steam platform. Valve's most popular game broke the record with 16,101 instant players. The goal of the players was 6,882 instant players. We see that the players easily exceeded the number they aimed for. So, how did Half-Life 2, which made its debut in 2004, break the instant player record?
Players in the Half Life community organized an event called "Breaking the Bar". Within the scope of the event, the players were asked to enter the video game at the specified time. Half-Life 2 players broke the record by logging into the game at the designated time.
The live broadcasting platform Twitch, which has a great popularity around the world, has reached 8,630 viewers. The Half Life community is also working on a version called Half Life 2: Remastered Collection. Half Life 2: Remastered Collection, the remastered version of Half Life 2, was recently listed on SteamDB.
Half-Life 2: Remastered Collection, a production officially approved by Valve, is eagerly awaited by many players. Let's mention that the community that developed Half Life 2: Update is working on the production in question. Half Life 2: Update received very positive reviews from the players.