The humble crowbar is Gordon Freeman's truest friend in the game Half-Life. One fan filmmaker charts this epic meeting of giants.
Valve's CEO Gabe Newell will be honoured at the ceremony on 5 March, joining gaming greats Peter Molyneux and Shigeru Miyamoto.
The Xbox's Microsoft-controlled, broadband-only online gaming service is a step ahead of PS2 Online.
Valve head Gabe Newell has laid bare his company's plans to release a PC for the lounge next year.
File this under one we thought we'd never see: Black Mesa, formerly Black Mesa: Source, the recreation of Half-Life with updated graphics, sound and more, will be out on 14 September. Mostly.
By the time hackers exploit a flaw in Blu-ray encryption, studios hope you will have lost interest in "Ice Princesses" anyway.
Latest gameplay trailer of 'Half Life 2:The Orange Box.
From better displays to exclusive games, this may be the most PC-friendly E3 ever.
The virtual reality company, which is owned by Facebook, says it plans to offer consumers a wide range of games and experiences when it goes on sale next year, including some for Xbox One.
But the company's virtual-reality headset could be on display at some booths.