Left 4 Dead 2

PC, XB360, MAC / Action / Release: Nov 17, 2009 / ESRB: M

Left 4 Dead 3 in development, according to former company member

By Robert Workman, May 27, 2014 8:00am PDT

Left 4 Dead's latest sequel may not be far off, according to a former studio member.


Left 4 Dead: Survivors coming to Japanese arcades

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 30, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Popular zombie-killing shooter Left 4 Dead is becoming an arcade in Japan. While details are scant for now, the collaboration is the second between...


Chatty Twitch Highlights 2: Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, Surgeon Simulator 2013, Left 4 Dead 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 25, 2014 12:00pm PST

This week's Chatty Twitch Highlights run the gamut from over-the-top 80's action, to heart surgery on board a moving ambulance, to the adventurous world of Disneyland's Indiana Jones Adventure ride.


Shack PSA: Left 4 Dead 2 free for Christmas

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 25, 2013 10:35am PST

Valve is wishing everyone a Merry Christmas with a free copy of Left 4 Dead 2!


Left 4 Dead beta Francis model released for L4D2

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 19, 2013 3:30pm PDT

Remember how Left 4 Dead's characters looked long ago, before Valve snapped up creator Turtle Rock Studios? A rummage in Valve's archive has dug up the old models, and you can now play the early burly bearded incarnation of loveable biker Francis in Left 4 Dead 2. The other ...


Left 4 Dead 3 listing discovered during Valve tour

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 06, 2013 12:30pm PDT

The internet jokes that Valve is allergic to the number 3. However, it appears one sequel may finally reach that ever-elusive number. A recent tour of Valve's office by Reddit members has unearthed a listing for "Left 4 Dead 3."


Left 4 Dead 2 EMS mods and Linux officially launch

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 03, 2013 3:50pm PDT

Valve's beta version of Left 4 Dead 2 has graduated to become it plain old regular version. Yesterday's update brought the official launch of the co-op shooter's Linux version and the Extended Mutation System that lets modders create complex new modes.


Pripyat campaign released for Left 4 Dead 2

By Alice O'Connor, May 20, 2013 11:30am PDT

The Chernobyl Exclusion Zone is a jolly fascinating place but too expensive to visit and far too terrifying to tour virtually in the S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series. Thankfully, some kindly modders are treating us to a slightly friendlier whistlestop tour of Pripyat with Dniepr, a Lef...


Linux beta builds of Portal, Left 4 Dead 2 now available on Steam

By John Keefer, May 06, 2013 7:00am PDT

Valve has offered a treat to Linux users with the release of a Left 4 Dead 2 beta. Portal for Linux is also available, but Valve has been a bit more mum on that release. If you own any of those three games, the betas should appear in your Steam library.


Zombie Master 2 mod shambles out

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 18, 2013 7:00pm PDT

You try hurrying when your knees are splintered and tear rotten flesh with every step. After almost three years of development, Source mod Zombie Master 2 launched over the weekend. The follow-up drags the asymmetrical multiplayer RTS-FPS into the Orange Box version of Valve...


Resident Evil 6 & Left 4 Dead 2 cross-over in PC-exclusive collaboration

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 15, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Valve loves collaborating with third-party partners whenever they come a-knocking. Capcom has announced that the upcoming PC version of Resident Evil 6 will have cross-over features with Left 4 Dead 2.


Left 4 Dead 2 adds 'Warcelona' campaign, Workshop private beta

By Steve Watts, Nov 09, 2012 2:30pm PST

Left 4 Dead 2 is getting another community campaign this weekend, along with a private beta for the Workshop features that make finding and subscribing to campaigns easier.


Left 4 Dead 2 celebrates Halloween with free weekend

By Steve Watts, Oct 24, 2012 12:45pm PDT

Left 4 Dead 2 is offering a free weekend in celebration of Halloween, complete with a new achievement for current players of the game.


Cabin in the Woods DLC for Left 4 Dead 2 once planned

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 24, 2012 6:45am PDT

Attentive horror fans may have spotted the bilious Boomer and other Left 4 Dead monsters snuck into Joss Whedon's delightful scare 'em up movie Cabin in the Woods, but L4D's involvement was once supposed to be far greater. Director Drew Goddard has revealed that a CitW expan...


Steam Workshop coming to Left 4 Dead 2

By Steve Watts, Sep 21, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Valve has announced Steam Workshop tools coming to Left 4 Dead 2, including easy mod support, expanded scripting tools, and some mysterious method of folding user content into the game proper.