Half-Life comedian A Place within the West releases new chapter
A Place In The West is a long-running Half-Life comedian that first appeared on Steam in 2016. Set between the occasions of Half-Life and Half-Life 2, the story follows a person named Albert Kempinski, who’s trying to find his kidnapped daughter with the assistance of a human scientist, Leyla Poirier, and vortigaunt named Dreyfus. Their hunt leads them to a mysterious metropolis referred to as New Franklin, which can maintain the important thing to defeating the alien invasion.
The formally licensed Half-Life comedian has simply launched the seventh chapter within the saga, referred to as The Darkish Between the Stars. In accordance with the comedian’s creators, it marks the midway level of the story, during which town of New Franklin descends into civil warfare.
“Leonard Banks, the facility plant foreman, points an ultimatum to Cormac Lengthy and Sejal Rajani: relinquish management of town or he’ll begin deactivating its defences” reads the chapter’s synopsis on Steam. “When neither Lengthy nor Rajani undergo his calls for, Banks makes good on his risk, unleashing hordes of antlions on town’s borders. As Lengthy scrambles to defend the breach, Rajani sees one final probability to seize Lengthy and assume management of town, and rallies the Opposition for an all-out assault on Metropolis Corridor.”
When you’ve by no means learn the comedian, you’ll be able to obtain and browse the primary chapter without cost, whereas extra chapters (together with the brand new Chapter 7) will value you $1.99 every. An interlude, Chapter 7.5, will deal with Leyla’s origins in Japanese Europe, and is deliberate for later this yr.