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Half-Life 2: Episode Two is the second in a trilogy of new games created by Valve that extends the award-winning and best-selling Half-Life adventure. As Dr. Gordon Freeman, you were last seen exiting City 17 with Alyx Vance as the Citadel erupted amidst a storm of unknown proportions. In Episode Two, you must battle and race against Combine forces as you traverse the White Forest to deliver a crucial information packet stolen from the Citadel to an enclave of fellow resistance scientists. Episode Two extends the award-winning Half-Life gameplay with unique weapons, vehicles, and newly-spawned creatures.
Half-Life 2: Episode 2 System Requirements
19 Feb 2012 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 1.3GHz / AMD Athlon XP 1600+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 2350 Pro or NVIDIA GeForce 9100
  • System Memory: 256 MB RAM
  • Storage: 1.5 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 3.0GHz / AMD Athlon XP 3000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X700 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 6600 GT
  • System Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Storage: 1.5 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Half-Life 2: Episode 2 Requirements
You need a Pentium 4 3.0GHz or Athlon XP 3000+ processor coupled with a GeForce 6600 GT to run Half-Life 2: Episode 2 system requirements at recommended. You can expect to get around 60FPS at 1080p screen res on high graphics settings with this hardware. System memory required for Half-Life 2: Episode 2 is 1 GB performance memory. System memory for min is 256 MB. Recommended needs around a 17 year old PC to run.
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Half-Life 2: Episode 2 PC Release Date:

16 Nov 2007

Alternative Game Tags: half life 2, episode 2, gravity gun, FPS, gordon freeman, alyx, hunter, orange box, hl2, ep2, ep 2
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setting and FPS please? thanks

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settings and fps
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Should be no problem playing at high settings with an FPS of 60 or higher! Game on!

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Max 60 fps?

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You should be fine with high settings to max yes :)

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i cant wait for hl3…

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settings for intel core2duo e6550 2.33ghz and nvidia quadro fx 560

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quadro is gonna be an issue but it should still run the game perfectly. max should be easy on that setup

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How fast can i run this with 1600x900 fullscreen? What settings would be the best?

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I would say Max settings, but I am not shure about your intel gpu… Beter try on Medium settings and you will get 45+ fps

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Ya this is a laptop and my dad only had a $500 budget so this was the best I could do (at least the best that I saw available at the place I went to get it) :(

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For $500 it isn't bad laptop, the CPU is very nice. Games before 2012 will be playable! ;)

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i can run this 60Fps turning the shadows on low 1920x1080P :D

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LOL really? That's nice!

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Low to med at 1280x720ish.

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Are you kidding me? :D Hurricanes2 can run HL2:Ep2 on max settings with 60 FPS!

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Made ??a mistake, Medium settings will be good for 45+FPS

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My laptop with similar specs to your PC manages it at max settings 60+ FPS, you should be fine.

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you can run it on medium settings with 30+ fps

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high settings 30+ .

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