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Left 4 Dead 2 Details

The Left 4 Dead 2 Interview on bit-tech.net offers a chat with Chet, talking with Valve's Chet Faliszek about Left 4 Dead 2, the upcoming multiplayer zombie-shooter sequel. The conversation covers the game, as well as the initial backlash that surrounded its announcement, which is also covered in a blurb on VideoGamer.com where Chet says that "I once joked that we could put $20 in a box and charge $10 for it, and someone’s going to complain." The bit-tech.net article also offers hands-on impressions of Left 4 Dead 2, and a first-hand account of gameplay can likewise be found in the Left 4 Dead 2 Preview on IGN.UK. Finally, a blurb on IncGamers indicates Valve is toying with a fourth boss for Left 4 Dead 2, which will contain at least three new bosses, a post on GameDaily indicates Valve is looking at creating cross-game play between Left 4 Dead 2 and the original Left 4 Dead, and IGN unveils the cricket bat as a new L4D2 weapon, the second such Shaun of the Dead homage (after Hellgate London). Thanks Dagok.

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2. Re: Left 4 Dead 2 Details Jul 7, 2009, 20:11 Dev
 
Ah, so essentially you are dismissing any valid complaints, and saying you think they are a joke.

Thanks for showing us your real face there valve.



BTW, they can't really do much with cross gameplay.
If they put all the L4D2 content into L4D1 to allow L4D1 players to play in L4D2 campaigns and play with the new infected then there's no point in buying L4D2 so they won't do that.
If they put all the L4D1 content into L4D2 to make it cross compatible and let L4D2 owners play in L4D1 campaigns, then they get all the L4D1 owners even more upset that they didn't just wait for the sequel. I doubt they would, but who knows maybe they are ok with pissing all the owners of L4D1 off at once.
They also couldn't make say have 1 group be survivors and other group be versus from L4D2 because then it would be unfair to the other team.

I could see them doing some sorta survival mode play together maybe, but thats a pretty weak cross compatible thing.

This comment was edited on Jul 7, 2009, 20:16.
 
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