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5th Jan '16 7:23:33 PM NoMarthLeftBehind
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More awesome Father Grigori stuff.
* Okay, so, top of the frelling list here, folks: Father Grigori. Nothing you say can stand up to the fact that he's an [[Main/BadassPreacher Orthodox priest with a rifle]] and has a problem with [[ZombieApocalypse his flock.]]
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* Okay, so, top of the frelling list here, folks: Father Grigori. Nothing you say can stand up to the fact that he's an [[Main/BadassPreacher Orthodox priest with a rifle]] and has a problem with [[ZombieApocalypse his flock.]]]] Even better, at the very end of the Ravenholm Mines, there is a minecart trap that includes a spinning blade, which you use to kill the remaining zombies before escape. If we think about this, Father Grigori managed to swim through the Ravenholm mines, climb over fences that Gordon can't climb over, and fight the infinite horde of headcrabs, all twice just to help any rebels that come by and to tend to his flock. He could have left, seeing how close he was, but he didn't. Also counts as Heartwarming.
9th Dec '15 5:15:17 AM lolface123
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9th Dec '15 5:09:16 AM lolface123
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** [[MegatonPunch An Alien Grunt in Surface Tension ''punches a human soldier so hard that he launches him and breaks a concrete wall]]''.
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** [[MegatonPunch An Alien Grunt in Surface Tension ''punches ''[[MegatonPunch punches a human soldier so hard that he launches him and breaks a concrete wall]]''.
9th Dec '15 5:08:01 AM lolface123
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** An Alien Grunt in Surface Tension ''punches a human soldier so hard that he launches him and breaks a concrete wall''.
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** [[MegatonPunch An Alien Grunt in Surface Tension ''punches a human soldier so hard that he launches him and breaks a concrete wall''.wall]]''.
21st Nov '15 4:41:20 PM NoMarthLeftBehind
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* The Race X is never mentioned ''at all'' during Half Life 2. Two possibles explanations:1) They were no match for the Combine. 2) Adrian Shephard stopped them from invadng Earth ''singlehandedly''.
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* The Race X is never mentioned ''at all'' during Half Life 2. Two possibles explanations:1) They were no match for the Combine. 2) Adrian Shephard stopped them from invadng Earth ''singlehandedly''.''singlehandedly''. *During the first game, you find a large tilted elevator lift. After pushing the button for it and running to the elevator before it's too far down to jump on, it seems the coast is clear and that it's time to look at some cool scenery. At that moment, headcrabs jump down from the ceiling, but slip off the lift. Then more come down and do the same thing. And then more. And more. And more. For the entire duration of the ride, headcrabs jump down from the ceiling. If you're a good enough shot/have auto-aim on, you can kill the headcrabs as they slippy-slide their vagina-like bodies down. If not, you fight an army of headcrabs at the bottom. A CrowningMomentOfAwesome and a CrowningMomentOfFunny. *The first time female black ops are introduced in Opposing Force is a large firefight in a storage room. You and your 2-4 squad mates fight ninjas. Everybody has guns, with an M249 added into the mix as well. Aw yeah.
2nd Sep '15 12:51:38 PM cricri3007
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* After spending a large portion of Route Kanal and Water Hazard in an unarmed airboat and being pursued by a Combine chopper, Gordon finally gets a repurposed chopper pulse gun mounted on his boat. When you come tearing out of the tunnel and the chopper positions itself to ambush you, it reacts to the sudden hail of energy bolts by ''panicking'' and flying away for several minutes. It's an amazing way to make the player feel the power they've gained and how much the odds have been evened.
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* After spending a large portion of Route Kanal and Water Hazard in an unarmed airboat and being pursued by a Combine chopper, Gordon finally gets a repurposed chopper pulse gun mounted on his boat. When you come tearing out of the tunnel and the chopper positions itself to ambush you, it reacts to the sudden hail of energy bolts by ''panicking'' and flying away for several minutes. It's an amazing way to make the player feel the power they've gained and how much the odds have been evened.evened. * The Race X is never mentioned ''at all'' during Half Life 2. Two possibles explanations:1) They were no match for the Combine. 2) Adrian Shephard stopped them from invadng Earth ''singlehandedly''.
11th Aug '15 12:42:58 PM chitoryu12
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* The Battle of White Forest in Episode 2. Accompanied by [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHaVdRk3Gtg some of the most Badass music of the entire franchise]], Gordon Freeman nigh-single-handedly goes against an ''army'' of Combine, including several Striders and Hunters, in a last-ditch effort to defend the Rebel headquarters. '''He kills them all and wins'''... until a pissed off [[GreaterScopeVillain Advisor]] arrives.
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* The Battle of White Forest in Episode 2. Accompanied by [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHaVdRk3Gtg some of the most Badass music of the entire franchise]], Gordon Freeman nigh-single-handedly goes against an ''army'' of Combine, including several Striders and Hunters, in a last-ditch effort to defend the Rebel headquarters. '''He kills them all and wins'''... until a pissed off [[GreaterScopeVillain Advisor]] arrives.arrives. * After spending a large portion of Route Kanal and Water Hazard in an unarmed airboat and being pursued by a Combine chopper, Gordon finally gets a repurposed chopper pulse gun mounted on his boat. When you come tearing out of the tunnel and the chopper positions itself to ambush you, it reacts to the sudden hail of energy bolts by ''panicking'' and flying away for several minutes. It's an amazing way to make the player feel the power they've gained and how much the odds have been evened.
8th Jul '15 5:31:10 PM DarkBeemo
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I corrected the quote.
* Alyx Vance: the scene in Breen's office. [[spoiler:Alyx is currently held captive and immobile. She spits in Breen's face when he mentions her mother. Breen comments on Alyx's stubborn nature. Alyx: "You don't know the half of it."]]
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* Alyx Vance: the scene in Breen's office. [[spoiler:Alyx is currently held captive and immobile. She spits in Breen's face when he mentions her mother. Breen comments on Alyx's stubborn nature. Alyx: "You don't know the half haven't seen a bit of it.it yet."]]
5th Jun '15 11:59:08 PM Saucy!
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* The entirety of Surface Tension in the original ''VideoGame/HalfLife1''. Gordon Freeman finally makes it out of Black Mesa... only to discover that the marines and aliens are still fighting, and the marines are constantly bombing the area. So he goes through, fighting marines, aliens, helicopters, turret placements, and ''main battle tanks'', all while the aliens and soldiers fight one another (and in a small CMOA for the Marines, they usually win). Particular highlights include the battle against the squad of soldiers, turret placements, and helicopter at the Dam, Freeman crossing a sheer cliff face crawling with Marines before fighting up and out of a large storm drain covered by an entrenched squad and ''two tanks,'' the area where the marines' Osprey continually drops soldiers to kill a group of alien grunts, and Freeman calling in an airstrike on a Gargantua. It's also worth noting that the HECU is monitoring Freeman's every move via the tracking devices in his suit, and set up ambushes specifically for him literally every 10 or 20 square feet; ''[[OneManArmy he kills all of them anyway.]]''
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* The entirety of Surface Tension in the original ''VideoGame/HalfLife1''. Gordon Freeman finally makes it out of Black Mesa... only to discover that the marines and aliens are still fighting, and the marines are constantly bombing the area. So he goes through, fighting marines, aliens, helicopters, turret placements, and ''main battle tanks'', all while the aliens and soldiers fight one another (and in a small CMOA for the Marines, they usually win). Particular highlights include the battle against the squad of soldiers, turret placements, and helicopter at the Dam, Freeman crossing a sheer cliff face crawling with Marines before fighting up and out of a large storm drain covered by an entrenched squad and ''two tanks,'' the area where the marines' Osprey continually drops soldiers to kill a group of alien grunts, and Freeman calling in an airstrike on a Gargantua. It's also worth noting that the HECU is monitoring Freeman's every move via the tracking devices in his suit, and set up ambushes specifically for him literally every 10 or 20 square feet; ''[[OneManArmy he kills all of them anyway.]]''
5th Jun '15 11:58:43 PM Saucy!
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* The entirety of Surface Tension in the original ''VideoGame/HalfLife1''. Gordon Freeman finally makes it out of Black Mesa... only to discover that the marines and aliens are still fighting, and the marines are constantly bombing the area. So he goes through, fighting marines, aliens, helicopters, turret placements, and ''main battle tanks'', all while the aliens and soldiers fight one another (and in a small CMOA for the Marines, they usually win). Particular highlights include the battle against the squad of soldiers, turret placements, and helicopter at the Dam, Freeman crossing a sheer cliff face crawling with Marines before fighting up and out of a large storm drain covered by an entrenched squad and ''two tanks,'' the area where the marines' Osprey continually drops soldiers to kill a group of alien grunts, and Freeman calling in an airstrike on a Gargantua. It's also worth noting that the HECU is monitoring Freeman's every move via the tracking devices in his suit, and set up ambushes specifically for him literally every 10 or 20 square feet; ''[[Badass he kills all of them anyway.]]''
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* The entirety of Surface Tension in the original ''VideoGame/HalfLife1''. Gordon Freeman finally makes it out of Black Mesa... only to discover that the marines and aliens are still fighting, and the marines are constantly bombing the area. So he goes through, fighting marines, aliens, helicopters, turret placements, and ''main battle tanks'', all while the aliens and soldiers fight one another (and in a small CMOA for the Marines, they usually win). Particular highlights include the battle against the squad of soldiers, turret placements, and helicopter at the Dam, Freeman crossing a sheer cliff face crawling with Marines before fighting up and out of a large storm drain covered by an entrenched squad and ''two tanks,'' the area where the marines' Osprey continually drops soldiers to kill a group of alien grunts, and Freeman calling in an airstrike on a Gargantua. It's also worth noting that the HECU is monitoring Freeman's every move via the tracking devices in his suit, and set up ambushes specifically for him literally every 10 or 20 square feet; ''[[Badass ''[[OneManArmy he kills all of them anyway.]]''
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