So, I’ve always been annoyed by some terrible aspects of Half-life 2’s story. I’ve already talked about Half-life 1’s being pretty silly, and how I don’t think Alyx Vance is a strong female character, so here we go again.
Are there people who claim that HL2 has a well written story? I don’t know, but here’s why they’re wrong if they exist.
So, sometimes I see people claim that Half-life has an amazing story, one of the best stories in video games.
I think these people must be mistaking story for storytelling technique. Because, while Half-life might have some very interesting story telling techniques, let’s remember what Half-life’s story actually is: