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It started over ... seven years ago. I was perhaps talking about my first encounter with playing Half-Life 2 in my little piece, but I was well aware even back in my childhood. I'm young by the way, at the age of 16 now, so I must've been eight or nine around the time the actual game came out. I was busy with Halo 2 to even notice the importance of it all. I remembered playing the original Half-Life on the PS2 but I honestly did not care in the slightest whenever I saw Gordon Freeman's face in the GAME shop window.
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