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Left 4 Dead 2 – First (late) impressions

I finally got around to picking up Left 4 Dead 2; initially being put off by the demo long delayed the buy, but a recent 50% discount on steam tipped me over. So far I’ve played 3 of the 5 campaigns, and I’ve been having a mega-fun-time with it, though some of those initial demo reservations still reside. What I originally said about the demo was that in the sequel the Survivors were being portrayed much more as aggressors rather than survivors. They are depicted in both the intro cutscene and the demo level as bringing the fight to the…

Left 4 Dead 2 Demo

With the launch just around the corner, Valve have shipped out a demo for the not-very-long-at-all awaited Left 4 Dead 2. It wasn’t something I was particularly looking forward to in all honesty – the fun of the original had long dried up but, you know, I really enjoyed my time with Left 4 Dead 1 though you can only play the same campaigns so many times. So while I wasn’t looking forward to the sequel per-se, a revisit to l4d with brand new content was more than a welcoming idea, and I do love bashing those zombies. However, after…