Valve officially announced that a new game in the Half-Life universe, called Half-Life: Alyx, will go on sale on March 23, 2020. Valve added that it will be possible to pre-load the game in the digital content distribution service the day after tomorrow. March 20, and on Monday you can immediately start playing.
The main character of the game will be Alyx Vance (Alyx Vance) from the second part. The game became a prequel to the second part and was originally created as a full-fledged project for virtual reality devices. The main character has a very important mission, the chances of mankind for salvation depend on it. Again, the Alliance will have to fight, whose control over the planet after the Black Mesa incident only intensified. The developers claim that the game should take at least 15 hours to complete. Gravity gloves will take the place of the legendary gravity gun in the new game. After the release of Half-Life: Alyx, the previous Half-Life and Half-Life 2 games, which were free on Steam, will begin to be sold again. Valve organized this action to introduce a new generation of players to the universe.