Left 4 Dead

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

Left 4 Dead DLC Detailed: Survival Mode for 12 Maps

By Nick Breckon, Feb 09, 2009 3:09pm PST

A few details on the Survival Pack DLC for Valve's multiplayer zombie shooter Left 4 Dead have squeaked out following its cryptic announcement last...

READ MORE >

"I'm gay for survival mode of anything like this. If they manage to implement some kind of ..."

- CapnBiggles see all 80 comments

Left 4 Dead Survival Pack DLC Announced

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 05, 2009 10:42am PST

Valve announced plans to update its co-op zombie shooter Left 4 Dead (PC, X360) today, revealing that a "Survival Pack" will be released this...

READ MORE >

"Will the survival pack be available for the 360? -snowjunkie1492"

- bassfreak1492 see all 168 comments

Left 4 Dead Sells 1.8 Million at Retail

By Chris Faylor, Feb 03, 2009 2:17pm PST

Valve's cooperative zombie-shooter Left 4 Dead sold over 1.8 million copies at retailers in 2008, distributor Electronic Arts revealed in a...

READ MORE >

"Fuck's sake, I ordered L4D on the 26th of January, and it still hasn't arrived! :("

- code-e255 see all 74 comments

Lovely Left 4 Dead Valentines

By Nick Breckon, Feb 02, 2009 7:00pm PST

You may remember artist Alexandria Neonakis' work from last year's Team Fortress 2 Valentine's Day cards, which featured various Team Fortress 2...

READ MORE >

"I tried puking on my GF once on Valentine, she didn't think it that romantic :("

- StriderNL see all 55 comments

Big Left 4 Dead Patch Released, Valve Says "Smoke 'Em If You Got 'Em"

By Nick Breckon, Jan 14, 2009 6:12pm PST

A major update to Valve's zombie shooter Left 4 Dead was released for the PC version of the game tonight, with an Xbox 360 patch expected "in the...

READ MORE >

"Apparently I'm the only one who thinks shack servers have gone down hill. People kick shackers ..."

- coolbreezr see all 173 comments

Metal Gear Creator Expects New Game This Year, 'Addicted to Left 4 Dead'

By Chris Faylor, Jan 14, 2009 2:51pm PST

The first of Hideo Kojima's upcoming unannounced projects could hit as soon as this year, according to a Weekly Famitsu interview translated by...

READ MORE >

"""I'm addicted to Left 4 Dead right now, but people say to me that that game would never work in ..."

- ElArabDeMagnifico see all 66 comments

Replay Mini: Left 4 Macho Man Randy Savage

By Nick Breckon, Jan 12, 2009 7:19pm PST

Question: What is more terrifying than a zombie horde? Answer: A zombie horde imbued with the soul of Macho Man Randy Savage. Thanks,...

READ MORE >

"Am I the only one who finds this completely retarded and boring as hell? What is so special ..."

- StriderNL see all 41 comments

Left 4 Dead PC Patch Coming This Week (Update)

By Nick Breckon, Jan 12, 2009 3:53pm PST

Update: Faliszek has confirmed to Shacknews that the update is on target for this week. Original story: A major patch for the PC version of...

READ MORE >

"I love Left 4 dead but.. slow newsday? see nothing about that new valve maps or anything is ..."

- ClawHammR see all 78 comments

Left 4 Dead Developer Illuminates Lighting Choice

By Nick Breckon, Jan 05, 2009 8:00pm PST

In a Left 4 Dead blog post that rekindles memories of the great 2008 Diablo 3 darkness debate, developer Randy Lundeen has explained why Valve made...

READ MORE >

"I am happy with their decision to brighten things up a bit, but they should have done the ..."

- bluerei see all 86 comments

Valve Teases Left 4 Dead DLC Reveal Soon, Simultaneous Xbox 360 Release

By Chris Faylor, Dec 29, 2008 8:52am PST

Solid details on the first batch of Left 4 Dead downloadable content should be out "shortly," according to Valve writer Chet Faliszek. But, in true...

READ MORE >

"If Burnout Paradise can have a free motorcycle game add-on and charge for it later, surely L4D ..."

- Igthuse see all 128 comments

Left 4K Dead: Zombie Survival on Minimal Memory

By Nick Breckon, Dec 23, 2008 8:24pm PST

Want to play Left 4 Dead, but can't spare a megabyte? Left 4K Dead might be more your size. A simple, free web game inspired by Valve's co-op...

READ MORE >

"I must be retarded, I can't seem to find a way to play the game. WTF?"

- voodooraze see all 28 comments

Valve Pacifies Left 4 Dead Cheaters on Xbox 360

By Nick Breckon, Dec 10, 2008 11:44am PST

Valve has released a server-side patch to thwart the "cheating behavior" allowed in the Xbox 360 version of Left 4 Dead, which saw safe rooms...

READ MORE >

"My wish list for the PC version: 1) Fix the same freaking quick-weapon-switch exploit that was ..."

- LeeMon see all 47 comments

Fun 4 Friday: A Toddler 'Plays' Left 4 Dead

By Nick Breckon, Dec 05, 2008 5:33pm PST

I've been called a cold-hearted individual, but even I felt a tinge of warmth creeping through my veins after watching this video of amateur game...

READ MORE >

"This kid rocks. Fuck the haters. Fuck those who think this is bad parenting. Dad is involved in ..."

- ghost hacker see all 168 comments

Left 4 Dead Intro Movie Rough Drafts Reveal Abandoned Romance, Model Change Explanation

By Nick Breckon, Dec 05, 2008 1:40pm PST

A new post on the official Left 4 Dead blog details the creation of the game's intro movie, and reveals the significant stages of iteration that went on behind the scenes to create the lengthy cinematic.

READ MORE >

"Great first time video... I prefer the fat sloppy francis... He should have some lines about ..."

- nientiendo see all 55 comments

Left 4 Dead Patched: Dedicated Server Searching, Difficulty Settings Addressed

By Nick Breckon, Dec 04, 2008 6:17pm PST

Valve has just released a minor patch to Left 4 Dead, which addresses frustrations some users have reported with both the Versus mode and co-op...

READ MORE >

"I wonder if tanks can still help the survivors up. I spawned as a tank at the mercy finale, ..."

- Splinebastard see all 97 comments