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Valve confirms work on Source 2 engine

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Valve boss Gabe Newell has confirmed the Half-Life studio is indeed working on a new iteration of its Source Engine reports CAG. Asked by visiting 4chan members if the company is working on 'Source 2', Newell replied (captured in the video below): "We've been working on new engine stuff for a while, we've just been waiting for a game to roll it out with." Asked if that meant an "entirely new engine" rather than a simple extention, the Valve boss replied: "yeah."


http://www.guru3d.com/news_story/valve_confirms_work_on_source_2_engine.html
 
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So, Half-Life 3/EP3 will most likely run on this upgraded Source Engine?
 

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I'm a huge Half-Life fan... In fact I have bought every Half-Life game released to this date. Furthermore, I have bought every Valve game released to this date. However, I think it is time for Valve to move on to a new chapter. Stop drawing Half-Life out... Provide closure and bring us a new game that sets the bar as high as Half-Life did... It's time to move on. Finish EP3, and be done with it.
 
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"We've been working on new engine stuff for a while, we've just been waiting for a game to roll it out with."
if I'm reading that correctly it essentially = episode 3 = f'ing never.