Valve is an entertainment software and technology company founded in 1996 and based in Bellevue, Washington. The company’s debut title, Half-Life®, has won over 50 Game of the Year Awards and was named "Best PC Game Ever" in the November 1999, October 2001, and April 2005 issues of PC Gamer, the world's best-selling PC games magazine.

Valve's portfolio of entertainment titles also includes Half-Life® 2, Counter-Strike®, Day of Defeat®, Team Fortress®, and Portal™. This portfolio of titles accounts for over 20 million retail units sold worldwide, and Valve games account for over 80% of the PC online action market.

In addition to producing best selling entertainment titles, Valve is a developer of leading-edge technologies including the Source® game engine and Steam®, a leading platform for digital content with over 10 million registered users.

Today, Valve is composed of just over 120 of the industry's best artists, programmers, and writers. In the company's 10-year history, it has risen from "unlikely new entry" to industry leader, producing a string of best selling and critically acclaimed PC products and technologies.

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This QuakeWorld-based engine powered some of the most critically acclaimed engine's of it's day, like Half-Life, Counter-Strike, Day of Defeat, and many...

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The announced next gen source engine. Currently in the making for HL³, and Left 4 Dead 3.

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Blue199
Blue199

Happy (unofficial) Valve day, everyone! :D

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Invader4000
Invader4000

I bought Valve Complete pack just to ease the pain in my heart GabeN has left for me. VALVe release Half-Life 3 now please :'(

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Bawxcow
Bawxcow

It sucks I can't join...

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Fisoufu
Fisoufu

You can't because it's a private company!

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Aarone2004
Aarone2004

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SPREAD THIS TO EVERYBODY

(every Half-Life 1 texturer, mapper, modeler, animator etc, not just going around on the street telling it to babies and grandmothers, logically its for hl1 modeling, texturing, mapping, animating etc. there's even a funposting/shitposting channel for all of you guys)
THERE IS A DISCORD FOR HALF LIFE 1 MODELING, TEXTURING, MAPPING, ANIMATING ETC. JOIN!
https://discord.gg/010vZeQLUXHqt7IRn

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duck354
duck354

your spam is freaking everywhere...

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SexyJasonGradyRaptor
SexyJasonGradyRaptor

Left for Dead 1 and 2 was the best in my opinion.

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YandereQueen
YandereQueen

I have played portal, portal 2, a little bit of left for dead, and half life. and the graphics in each of these games, have really good graphics. headcrabs in half life look gross, GlaDos tried to murder ppl, wheatley replaces GlaDos and makes her a potato? lol i would like to join this group

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destigny
destigny

hello i don't know qhere to post my request, and as developers of somes FPS maybe you can give me somes informations.
I play a lot of FPS, and want ting more realism i am thinking of making feel every bullet hitting my personnage. My idea is to extract hits from the game and that can trigger a little electronic set that delivers electric shock via pads. Maybe this is already discuss in here. If yes i haven't find it, if not i would be pleased if i can have informations as possible.
Years ago one gadget was creat (Mindwire V5) an maybe other that i haven't heard of. Every informations would be helpful.
Thanks a lot

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duck354
duck354

i can see that going wrong lol and it wouldnt work out to well for valve

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