Half-Life Alyx: Collection could be free until Alyx launches

A new Half-Life is set to launch in March 2020, and it is poised to revolutionise VR gaming as we know it.

Alyx will be set between the events of Half-Life and Half-Life 2, and we just heard the news that the publishers might make the ‘Half-Life Collection’ free, to stir hype for the upcoming launch.

Continue reading to find out more on the offer!


Free Half-Life Collection?

The 'free' Half-Life Collection currently appears as an event, displayed in a dialogue box for Steam members.

The dialogue box states that the Half-Life collection "will be free until Half-life Alyx launches".

Upon clicking the ‘view event’ button, Steam directs users to an error page, which states that the specified event is invalid.

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ERROR: Users were slightly let down when the link led to this page


There is currently a bundle on offer on Steam for just $20.

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Comprised of 8 Half-Life titles, the bundle includes:

  • Team Fortress Classic
  • Half-Life Opposing Force
  • Half-Life
  • Half-Life Blue Shift
  • Half-Life 2
  • Half-Life 1: Source
  • Half-Life 2: Chapter One
  • Half-Life Chapter Two

Although this game bundle is not the same as the allegedly free Half-Life Collection, there has been no official statement.

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Steam hasn't said a word about these dialogue boxes appearing to users, but it sparked some real excitement amongst gamers.

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We're going to have to wait for official word from Valve, but we can still dream.

Stay tuned for the updates.