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Score Breakdown Based on 46018 ratings
  1. 10 (30105)
  2. 9 (12371)
  3. 8 (2041)
  4. 7 (544)
  5. 6 (197)
  6. 5 (127)
  7. 4 (64)
  8. 3 (40)
  9. 2 (60)
  10. 1 (471)

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  • User Rating 8.4

    The Game that Violated Thousands of peoples minds..now on the xbox!

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by minime78362

    Half-Life 2,is one of my newly added games to my collection,seeing that I got it for christmas.Well,although I haven't beaten the game quite yet,I see that it is going to be a great game.With that sai...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.9

    The best single player experience on the Xbox.

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by Media_geek20

    The series that has dominated the PC is now porting their second game over to the xbox, and it's the best campaign FPS for any console to date. You interact with the environment all around you as you ...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    While the PC version of Half Life 2 is better than this version, on Xbox it is worth buying for us without high end PCs.

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by warriortyson

    Half Life 2 is the sequel to the critically acclaimed game Half Life, which was a revolution in First person Shooters and games overall. It had great graphics for its time, great gameplay, good value ...

    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    This game will be known for ever Fan-Bloody-Tastic!

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by pure_aussie

    What a great game this is, when i first heard about When they were making Half-Life 2, i said to myself "i can't wait till this comes out i'm gonig to buy this game, when it is released" I brough...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    This game was great on the PC, and pretty good on the Xbox. It is worth getting it for Xbox if you don't have a PC.

    Rated on April 08, 2006 by OddballTECH

    I have heard so many people complain how bad Half-Life 2 was for the Xbox. I figured out that those are mostly PC people who liked the graphics in the PC version. I don't see a major difference in t...

    5 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Underrated, but one of my all time favorite games well better than halo by a long shot click my review to see why -->

    Rated on August 17, 2009 by kalebf42

    For those of you who like the halo series and haven't played this game your missing a lot of amazing gameplay; I'll start by comparing the two in half life 2 you have stunning realism if you love grap...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A Unique F.P.S

    Rated on February 17, 2009 by DecadesOfGaming

    "Half Life 2" is a Sci-Fi/Horror First Person Shooter released on XBOX in Nov 2005, it was developed by 'Valve Software Corparation' and published by 'Electronic Arts'. This particular title is an ...

    0 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    If you own an Xbox, you need this experience, and what an experience it is...

    Rated on December 28, 2005 by santana32

    In a great port to the Xbox, Valve has proved to the gaming world that the big-black box still has plenty of life left in it's core. Half Life 2 in general is a huge quantum leap in terms of the FP...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A Sweet Buy!

    Rated on December 28, 2005 by joten0523

    this game is an all around bad @$$ piece of work. it is a definate buy. Just the thrill of this game would make even the most hard core gamer quake. The AI are at times smart but at others pretty stup...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    This is a very good port for the xbox. The controls are nice and the story is very cinematic. And the graphics are ok.

    Rated on December 28, 2005 by NinjaPuhLease

    This is a very good port for the xbox. The controls are nice and the story is very cinematic. And the graphics are ok. The downsides are slow frame rates and no multiplayer. Other then that this game ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.