Valve will release Half-Life: Alyx on Monday, 23rd March - PC

Now, we have a proper date to circle on our calendars, as Half-Life: Alyx is officially releasing on the 23rd of March- Valve has also released some new in-game screenshots to tide us over. Here is everything you need to know.

Valve has fully revealed the exact release date of Half-Life: Alyx, with a release of March 23, 2020 - after teasing "March 2020" during its reveal a year ago.

The only downside right now is that the Valve Index VR headset continues to be out of stock in most regions.

Half-Life Alyx was unveiled November 2019 and will serve as a prequel of sorts to Half-Life 2 in telling some of the story of Alyx Vance before Gordon Freeman came into the picture. Are any of you looking forward to playing this in March? Players will step into the shoes of Alyx Vance, one of the most iconic characters in the series as they fight for humanity's survival. Those who have never ventured into the Half-Life universe might like to know that all games in the Half-Life Collection are free to play for Steam users, from now until the day Alyx launches.

Set between the events of Half-Life and Half-Life 2, in the game Alyx Vance and her father Eli "mount an early resistance to the Combine's brutal occupation of Earth".

If you already own a Valve Index headset or controllers then you will get Half-Life: Alyx free, plus extra content. Others are now being offered a "sale" price of £41.84. He enjoys everything from large-scale RPGs to small, bite-size indie gems and everything in between.

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