09/08/2022

Half-Life 2 mod is a full-blown sequel to Opposing Force

Half-Life 2 mod Through the City now has a trailer and playable demo, showcasing a full sequel to Opposing Force, together with the return of Adrian Shepard and G-Man, one thing to maintain you busy when you await Half-Life 3.

It’s been 23 years since Gearbox Software deserted Shepard on that galactic V-22 Osprey, leaving him suspended in time – very similar to the Half-Life sequence itself – as we scrabble round for clues, hints, or the vaguest chance of his return. Well Kajlo, over at Mod DB, clearly wasn’t ready to wait any longer, and alongside a workforce of collaborators has quietly been creating a fully-fledged Opposing Force sequel, Through the City. The first 40 minutes can be found to play now, with a full launch slated for 2023. The story focuses on Shepard who, after being woke up by G-Man, is dispatched to City 17 simply forward of the occasions of Half-Life 2. All the weapons from Opposing Force make a return, together with the beloved Desert Eagle and wrench, and Through the City additionally retains that placing, bright-green HUD from the unique, solely now streamlined and upscaled courtesy of Source 2.