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The PC version of "Half-Life 2," released in 2004, has an average rating of 96 out of 100 from professional reviewers, and 9.2 out of 10 from users, according to Metacritic. The Xbox version, released in 2005, has an ave... More »

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The Strider in the video game series "Half-Life" is a three-legged combine Synth that was introduced in "Half-Life 2." Striders serve as the Combines primary heavy ground assault unit and are capable of hunting down host... More »

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In the game "Half-Life," the Borealis is a research vessel constructed by Aperture Science in its bid to win funding that was originally going to Black Mesa. During construction, Aperture Science neglected some common sa... More »

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There are many reviews of "Need for Speed: Shift" on websites such as IGN, Gamespot, Eurogamer, PCGamer and Rock Paper Shotgun as of 2015; generally, most reviewers seem pleased by the racing, graphics and selection of v... More »

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