Left 4 Dead

PC, XB360, MAC / Action / Release: Nov 18, 2008 / ESRB: M

$3000 Later, Valve President Newell Flying to Australia to Meet Modder

By Nick Breckon, Oct 01, 2009 11:08am PDT

Following a ridiculous chain of events, Valve president Gabe Newell will finally be flying to Australia next week to meet a local modder that...


"Gabe Newell is focusing on the most importent thing regarding games, "the community". This makes ..."

- sustanon see all 137 comments

Left 4 Dead Crash Course Contest Wrap-up

By Nick Breckon, Sep 30, 2009 2:30pm PDT

Valve sent us six codes for the 360 version of the Left 4 Dead Crash Course DLC last night, but we're all too lazy to leave our computers to play...


"Er... I'll have my doctor to phone you... he says nobody should call me loser... again..."

- excessus see all 12 comments

Left 4 Dead 'Crash Course' DLC Now Available, Complete Game Briefly $15 on Steam

By Chris Faylor, Sep 29, 2009 11:24am PDT

As promised, Valve today released the downloadable "Crash Course" campaign for the PC and Xbox 360 editions of its cooperative zombie shooter Left...


"I don't understand why people are hesitating on buying L4D and just holding off on L4D2. Here ..."

- 1atromm1 see all 118 comments

Left 4 Dead 'Crash Course' DLC Arrives Tuesday

By Chris Faylor, Sep 22, 2009 10:28pm PDT

Following through on its promise to deliver a batch of Left 4 Dead downloadable content by September's end, developer Valve today dated the "Crash...


"How do you download the new DLC from Steam? Its giving me a god damb panic attack, i know its ..."

- minner574 see all 48 comments

Boycotters: More Left 4 Dead 1 DLC to Follow 'Crash Course'

By Nick Breckon, Sep 10, 2009 3:15pm PDT

Fresh off their visit to Valve, the guys responsible for the Left 4 Dead 2 boycott committee are now saying the developer has even more DLC lined...


"Those boycotters should be lucky they got as far as inside valve doors. They wouldn't with the ..."

- Alu82 see all 39 comments

Microsoft Forces Valve to Price Left 4 Dead DLC on 360

By Nick Breckon, Sep 08, 2009 1:20pm PDT

The decision to charge for the Xbox 360 version of the upcoming "Crash Course" Left 4 Dead DLC was ultimately made by Microsoft, according to...


"look guys, weve known this was going to be paid dlc for a while. If you cant scrounge up 7 ..."

- Ace417 see all 187 comments

Valve: Left 4 Dead DLC Was Planned for Pre-E3 Release, 'Didn't Message Correctly'

By Nick Breckon, Aug 19, 2009 1:44pm PDT

When Valve announced Left 4 Dead 2 before mentioning that it would also be releasing Left 4 Dead 1 DLC, it caused many fans expecting an update...


"Yeah, right, Chet.... I think the game was worth the money as it was on release day, and the ..."

- melt_core see all 192 comments

Left 4 Dead 1 DLC Brings New Campaign: Free on PC, Paid on Xbox 360

By Chris Faylor, Aug 04, 2009 10:04am PDT

Having already promised additional downloadable content for the original Left 4 Dead, developer Valve today announced that a new campaign entitled...


"hurrah! I'm glad they are releasing some more maps. I'd kind of expected we wouldn't see ..."

- mrflamey see all 324 comments

Left 4 Dead Patch Adds Lobby Browser

By Nick Breckon, Jul 16, 2009 5:28pm PDT

Valve released a Left 4 Dead patch today, adding a lobby browser to the multiplayer-focused co-op shooter. "The lobby browser (under Play...


"Use "openserverbrowser" to open the server browser. (duh!) It's been there since day one. ..."

- TwwIX see all 129 comments

Left 4 Dead 1 DLC Announcement Coming Shortly, Sequel's Pre-orders Double Those of Original

By Chris Faylor, Jul 03, 2009 10:20am PDT

Though Left 4 Dead 2 is slated to arrive on PC and Xbox 360 come November 17, developer Valve has reaffirmed that it will continue to support the...


"You guys should get the "Dead Aboard" unofficial campaing + Zoey nude patch and chill out a bit. ..."

- dalmiroy2k see all 257 comments

Left 4 Dead Update Adds Custom Campaign Support

By Nick Breckon, Jun 25, 2009 11:58am PDT

An update released today for Valve's zombie shooter Left 4 Dead allows users to easily download and play custom campaigns. Content creators...


"God, I worry that this is just going to make the complaining even worse. When people finally ..."

- Prospero424 see all 64 comments

Left 4 Dead Update Next Week

By Chris Faylor, Jun 20, 2009 5:09am PDT

Through the Left 4 Dead Blog, Valve has announced it will release a new update for its zombie shooter some time next week. Focusing on custom...


"Valve has been nothing short of amazing when talking about giving their fanbase what they want. ..."

- TehRealPippy see all 155 comments

Left 4 Dead Mod Tools Released

By Nick Breckon, May 15, 2009 5:20pm PDT

The software development kit for Valve's zombie shooter Left 4 Dead were released to open beta today. The SDK mod tools are now freely available...


"I'm confused--it says 'SDK' but I don't see anywhere about releasing source code. How are we ..."

- wviperw see all 87 comments

Shack PSA: Left 4 Dead 40% Off Sale Accompanies Free Friday Trial, Player Stats Now Available

By Chris Faylor, May 01, 2009 8:47am PDT

Update: Valve has extended the free trial until 1pm EDT / 10am PDT on Saturday. Original: With the full version of Left 4 Dead free-to-play...


"I think i am gonna lay off buying anything from valve for a long while."

- Angry Max see all 56 comments

Shack PSA: Left 4 Dead 24-hour Free Trial Coming to Steam This Friday

By Nick Breckon, Apr 29, 2009 4:40pm PDT

Valve today announced that it will run a 24-hour free trial for its popular multiplayer shooter Left 4 Dead this Friday. The trial will begin...


"-> Left 4 Dead is now 40% OFF until MAY 4TH now by the way <- so not to shabby if not ..."

- ClawHammR see all 34 comments