Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 11/8/1998
Franchise Half-Life
Developer Valve
Publisher Valve
Steam App Id 70

Half-Life Reviews

Half-Life has earned a Player Score of 97 / 100. This score is calculated from 126,682 total reviews which give it a rating of Overwhelmingly Positive. Half-Life review data is updated in real-time as more players share their feedback on Steam.

Last Updated: 5/25/2024

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Half-Life Steam Reviews

Half-Life has achieved a Steambase Player Score of 97 / 100. This score is calculated from 126,682 total reviews on Steam — giving it a rating of Overwhelmingly Positive. These are split between 122,374 positive reviews, 4,308 negative reviews, and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Additionally, Half-Life has earned a metascore of 96 on Metacritic.

Take a look at Half-Life Steam charts to explore more charts, stats, and additional game trends.


Steam Review Data

Explore the full breakdown of reviews left by Half-Life players on Steam. Track positive reviews, negative reviews, and how sentiment trends month by month.

MonthPositiveNegativeTotal ReviewsReview Change PercentDescription
May 2024122,3744,308126,682+0.02%Overwhelmingly Positive
April 2024121,3354,291125,626-Overwhelmingly Positive
March 2024119,9554,247124,202-0.01%Overwhelmingly Positive
February 2024117,7824,152121,934+0.01%Overwhelmingly Positive
January 2024115,9894,100120,089-0.01%Overwhelmingly Positive
December 2023113,1053,980117,085-0.02%Overwhelmingly Positive
November 2023108,2733,782112,055+0.17%Overwhelmingly Positive
October 202391,3733,35894,731-0.02%Overwhelmingly Positive
September 202390,5013,31193,812-0.01%Overwhelmingly Positive
August 202388,9753,24592,220-0.01%Overwhelmingly Positive
July 202387,5993,18490,783-0.03%Overwhelmingly Positive
June 202385,7823,08788,869-Overwhelmingly Positive

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Soures & References

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Half-Life data has been sourced from:

  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Half-Life on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Half-Life. Steam Community Hub.
  • Metacritic. (2024, May 23). Half-Life for PC Reviews. Metacritic.
  • Valve. (2023, July 7). Half-Life. Half-Life.


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