Half-Life 2: Episode 2 hit with delay for console and PC

Half-Life and shooter fans just got a bit of bad news today: Half-Life 2: Episode 2 is now delayed until a fall release. Originally slated to come out this summer, the title and console bundle is now a fall title. In non-crappy Half-Life news, the infamous black and orange box configurations were confirmed. The details:

EA and Valve also unveiled the final product configurations for Half-Life 2: Episode Two. For PC, the companies will ship “The Black Box,” which contains Half-Life 2: Episode 2, the wild Portal action game and Team Fortress 2.

“The Orange Box” is coming to PC as well as Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and will include all of the Black Box contents as well as Half-Life 2 and Half-Life 2: Episode One.

Robert Summa