Half-Life 2

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  • Publisher: Valve
  • Name: Half-Life 2
  • Steam rating: 97% (108,103 reviews)
  • Genre: Action

1998. HALF-LIFE sends a shock through the game industry with its combination of pounding action and continuous, immersive storytelling. Valve's debut title wins more than 50 game-of-the-year awards on its way to being named "Best PC Game Ever" by PC Gamer, and launches a franchise with more than eight million retail units sold worldwide.

Average playtime

16 hours

TOP 10%

50+ hours

Total reviews

108,103

Total hours

3,202,157

Time played by percentile

10th 25th 50th 75th 90th
Time played 3h 44m 9h 37m 15h 53m 27h 33m 49h 52m
Percentile Hours played
10th 3h 44m
25th 9h 37m
50th 15h 53m
75th 27h 33m
90th 49h 52m

The average time played for Half-Life 2 is 16 hours. Half of the players have played for more than 16 hours.

90% of the players, played this game for 3 ½ hours or more.

The top 10% most passionate players have played Half-Life 2 for more than 50 hours.

Time played by rating

Total players Average TOP 10%
Positive review 104,887 16h 04m 16 50h 20m 50 ½
Negative review 3,216 9h 08m 9 30h 53m 31
Total 108,103 29h 37m 29 ½ 15h 53m 16

The playtime of people enjoying this game is 16 hours.

Gamers that leave a negative review for Half-Life 2, play 9 hours before doing so.

Time played by culture

Total players Average TOP 10%
Russian 48,154 17h 13m 17 58h 12m 58
Russian 22,328 14h 14m 14 41h 05m 41
Spanish 6,997 16h 43m 16 ½ 44h 27m 44 ½
English 4,450 13h 48m 14 35h 32m 35 ½
Simplified Chinese 4,126 12h 11m 12 30h 19m 30 ½
Brazilian 3,509 17h 37m 17 ½ 51h 52m 52
Spanish 3,004 15h 40m 15 ½ 45h 18m 45 ½
Thai 2,458 16h 05m 16 45h 31m 45 ½
German 2,388 15h 46m 16 51h 02m 51
French 2,155 16h 39m 16 ½ 52h 39m 52 ½
Spanish 2,006 14h 46m 15 42h 08m 42
French 1,180 18h 06m 18 52h 58m 53
English 1,179 17h 53m 18 59h 57m 60
English 835 13h 44m 13 ½ 40h 20m 40 ½
Latin American Spanish 767 15h 15m 15 ½ 40h 28m 40 ½
Hungarian 602 15h 54m 16 55h 21m 55 ½
Russian 506 15h 24m 15 ½ 49h 39m 49 ½
Portuguese 494 15h 38m 15 ½ 47h 03m 47
Swedish 201 15h 18m 15 ½ 37h 58m 38
Romanian 161 14h 00m 14 34h 58m 35
Russian 136 16h 36m 16 ½ 47h 08m 47
Simplified Chinese 105 14h 44m 14 ½ 35h 55m 36
Norwegian 100 13h 58m 14 50h 30m 50 ½
Bulgarian 97 17h 24m 17 ½ 42h 57m 43
Swedish 53 11h 08m 11 24h 48m 25
Brazilian 48 16h 46m 17 53h 03m 53
English 34 17h 07m 17 37h 56m 38
Spanish 30 21h 06m 21 56h 46m 57
Total 108,103 29h 37m 29 ½ 15h 53m 16

The average playtime for Russian reviewers is 32 ½ hours.

22,328 of the reviews are in Russian. They have an average playtime of 14 hours.