Half Life 3 Release Date: Black Mesa Research Facility’s website features a time-clock counting down to a big announcement.
This lead to speculation that there will be word on the Half Life 3 release date.
Valve develops games integrated with the upcoming VR headset by Oculus Rift.
Gaming industry fans say there is no better way to introduce VR headsets on a game than through Half Life 3.
The new Half Life 3 might kick start the Oculus Rift era.
Meanwhile, the countdown timer on the Black Mesa Research Facility website is ticking.
Gamers are speculating that it could be an announcement of “Black Mesa,” a Source engine-based remake of the original Half-Life.
The Black Mesa Research Facility site is a a “Half-Life” fan remake-related website.
The timer date is the same date that Gordon Freeman started to work for Black Mesa.
“Fans have tried to mine more details from the site, hoping it could lead them to more clues about what this is all about,” Christian Today reported.
“They tried stabilizing the video from the site and they found 8 – 13 – 8 – 16 – 13, which is based on the how the bars flash.
Unfortunately, they have yet to come up with an explanation for it and all other attempts were in vain.” The teaser website contains seven maps, all for multiplayer battles, as well as an eighth, entitled, “asdf0,” which as we all know is computer-speak for, “This is a test.” Black Mesa is “a re-envisioning of Valve Software’s classic science fiction first person shooter, Half-Life.
Powered by Source Engine, You will re-visit the inaugural role of Gordon Freeman and his memorable journey through the Black Mesa Research Facility.
Expect detailed environments to explore, a huge cast of characters and experimental weaponry.
All-new music, voice acting, choreography and added dialogue give way to a more expansive and immersive experience than ever before,” according to its website.