The first sign of Gordon Freeman's return
was spotted by the Team Liquid community in leaked raw code for Valve's
Dota 2 beta. Among other random files, members found a folder entitled 'ep3'
that contained alleged references to Episode 3 weapon types such as concrete,
metal, and liquid. The files included:
Life rumors were also fed by a cryptic haiku written by Gabe Newell in response
to this creative fan email:
3? Ship? It's possible Newell is making a sly reference to Aperture Science's
Borealis research vessel from Half Life: Episode 2. But wait: combining the
first letters of both emails spells “DIE HTE”, which could also mean “[Prepare
to] Die [in] Harvester Threat Environments.”
then, maybe we're over thinking this. Your thoughts?
Sep 22, 2011