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  • User Rating 6.5

    the expansion of half-life-another point of view from the disaster of black mesa.

    Rated on March 31, 2011 by snes_vs_ps1

    you play the role of b.calhoun,a police offficer,guardian,whatever at the black mesa research facility.a simple employee.the action happens in parallel with the one from half-life so it's very interes...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Same great gameplay of half life but patheticly short.

    Rated on July 16, 2006 by Kebn

    There isnt a whole lot to say about this game, its essentially half life 3 years after its release just much, much shorter STORY - you play this game through the eyes of Barney Calhoun, a security ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Half Life Blue shift offers a satisfying amount of gameplay but is to short for the Half Life series

    Rated on August 30, 2009 by gmankiller81

    Ok, When I first Played Half life Blue shift I was happy cause I thought the Game was going to have a graphical Improvement, Boyt was I wrong, So i was like Ok the graphics hasn't changed but Oh well,...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    Rated on January 15, 2004 by Hunk4thSurvivor

    Half Life Blue Shift is a good game. However, It doesnt feel like its worth all your money. This game really and truely feels like an expansion pack that could have been downloaded off the internet. A...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.9

    uggh this is such a bad game. NO NEW WEAPONS!!!

    Rated on July 21, 2006 by lilazn_boi

    Most sequels i play i expect there to more weapons but this game didnt include any new weapons. Also this expansion came out after opposing forces....so it should introduce something new. This time yo...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.9

    Half life blue shift is an aging game that definitely shows

    Rated on January 02, 2006 by zwulith

    Half life was pretty revolutionary way back in 1998 when it was released. Half life opposing force was an interesting expansion. Mainly becuase you played as the enemy. Now Half life has it's second e...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Rated on July 06, 2004 by pyrids

    I figured I would group my review for both Opposing Force and Blue Shift in this review since this game comes with both. Although both of these games add some depth to the original game they're both p...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    A very good game but needs inproving

    Rated on May 15, 2008 by titanic100

    Half life blue shift The game play In this new half life you take the roll of a security guard called Barney Calhoun but your character lacks military training but he is trained to use a gun, w...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Blue Shift doesn't really offer anything new and refreshing, but it's still worth playing by Half Life fans.

    Rated on July 07, 2012 by fazio93

    Good: -same great gameplay -a couple new weapons (e.g. M16) -cool experiencing the first Half Life through a different perspective -same mysteriously intriguing story -some tweaks that improve ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Blue Shift is a very enjoyable game that can definitely be recommended to Half Life fans.

    Rated on August 15, 2006 by jtbeacham

    When reading the reviews for Blue Shift on this site it would be easy to go with the crowd and Gamespot by saying that this game doesn't add anything to the HL universe and is not worth playing. I dis...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.