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  • It's a short interactive story, about Alex, an ordinary loser. He lives a dull life, full of alcohol and misery, but deep in his soul, he always wanted to be a hero. One day, then he leaves his house, Alex accidentally teleported in mystery temple. Temple, the exit from which you should find!

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Beware of cheap knockoffs. Apparently there is somebody on Steam trying to sell a game that sounds similar but they misspelled "Alex" as "Alyx".
It's easy to come up with work arounds when you've half a life.
Well yes, the game is free. But after trying it, I can see why. It's just some amateur game made by an individual. Plays in a tiny window. It's comparable to the free online flash games that used to be popular. It's not a bad effort but I think most people will just find this a waste of time.

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I love RPGs! thank you
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Steam [steampowered.com] is offering "Simple Story - Alex" for free on their website.
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Beware of cheap knockoffs. Apparently there is somebody on Steam trying to sell a game that sounds similar but they misspelled "Alex" as "Alyx".
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Beware of cheap knockoffs. Apparently there is somebody on Steam trying to sell a game that sounds similar but they misspelled "Alex" as "Alyx".
You'd think that virtually impossible in today's reality.
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You'd think that virtually impossible in today's reality.
It's easy to come up with work arounds when you've half a life.
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It's easy to come up with work arounds when you've half a life.
Luckily we live in a world where we're all Free men to make our own decisions. Just Combine your knowledge with a little bit of research.
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Luckily we live in a world where we're all Free men to make our own decisions. Just Combine your knowledge with a little bit of research.
This is getting ridiculous! Applause

I'm still kind of in shock that a new Half Life was released. I'll need to get my hacked-Vive VR stuff actually working.
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Well yes, the game is free. But after trying it, I can see why. It's just some amateur game made by an individual. Plays in a tiny window. It's comparable to the free online flash games that used to be popular. It's not a bad effort but I think most people will just find this a waste of time.
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I have to admit, after all the hype about Alex, I was excited to try it out, and it doesn't even support my VR setup.

Even worse, it doesn't have much from the other Half-Life games in it.

The real showstopper was the fact that there was no HDMI. Come on, people, it's 2020 already!
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Imagine being the kind of person complaining about something that is free. You literally have the choice of taking it or not.
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For those interested, this Alex doesn't require VR. :-)
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Thanks.
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7.8 Too much Gore
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