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Half-Life: Alyx is a VR science fiction first person shooter, prequel to 2004's Half-Life 2, and developed and released in 2020 by Valve. It brings an end to the 13 year wait for another Half-Life game since Half-Life 2: Episode 2.

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Why does Half-life Alyx crash to desktop every few minutes?

Other games are fine, but Alyx crashes to desktop every 10 minutes or so, or sometimes even restarts. At first I couldn't even get past the menu. Googling told me to update the Oculus software on my ...
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Getting poor Half-Life: Alyx performance with a 1080 Ti -- what can I do to improve performance?

I have a GeForce 1080 Ti GTX graphics card. I play Half-Life: Alyx with it using High Quality preset settings. I've heard from numerous people that the game runs really well on it, but I can't seem to ...
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How can I get the shotgun, if I have thrown away the stick

I have figured out that to get the shotgun, I need to bring the zombie holding it back up to ground level and use a stick to stop the wheel. But in trying initially to grab the gun, I have thrown all ...
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Are there any cheats in Half-Life: Alyx?

The classic Half-Life games (and other games with the same engine) had a console and various cheat commands to enter there. Is this the case for Half-Life: Alyx as well?
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How do I stop the train in chapter 3?

In chapter 3 of Half-Life: Alyx, there's a section where you need to stop an incoming train. After hacking the control panel, a lever appears that breaks off when you try to pull it. Now Russel keeps ...
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