Left 4 Dead 2

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Set in the zombie apocalypse, Left 4 Dead 2 (L4D2) is the highly anticipated sequel to the award-winning Left 4 Dead, the #1 co-op game of 2008.

This co-operative action horror FPS takes you and your friends through the cities, swamps and cemeteries of the Deep South, from Savannah to New Orleans across five expansive campaigns. You'll play as one of four new survivors armed with a wide and devastating array of classic and upgraded weapons. In addition to firearms, you'll also get a chance to take out some aggression on infected with a variety of carnage-creating melee weapons, from chainsaws to axes and even the deadly frying pan.

You'll be putting these weapons to the test against (or playing as in Versus) three horrific and formidable new Special Infected. You'll also encounter five new “uncommon” common infected, including the terrifying Mudmen.

Helping to take L4D's frantic, action-packed gameplay to the next level is AI Director 2.0. This improved Director has the ability to procedurally change the weather you'll fight through and the pathways you'll take, in addition to tailoring the enemy population, effects, and sounds to match your performance. L4D2 promises a satisfying and uniquely challenging experience every time the game is played, custom-fitted to your style of play.


Key Features:

  • Next generation co-op action gaming from the makers of Half-Life, Portal, Team Fortress and Counter-Strike.

  • Over 20 new weapons & items headlined by over 10 melee weapons – axe, chainsaw, frying pan, baseball bat – allow you to get up close with the zombies

  • New survivors. New Story. New dialogue.

  • Five expansive campaigns for co-operative, Versus and Survival game modes.

  • An all new multiplayer mode.

  • Uncommon common infected. Each of the five new campaigns contains at least one new “uncommon common” zombies which are exclusive to that campaign.

  • AI Director 2.0: Advanced technology dubbed “The AI Director” drove L4D's unique gameplay – customizing enemy population, effects, and music, based upon the players’ performance. L4D 2 features “The AI Director 2.0” which expands the Director’s ability to customize level layout, world objects, weather, and lighting to reflect different times of day.

  • Stats, rankings, and awards system drives collaborative play

Customer reviews

96

AMAZING GAME

Mamaguevos | June 11, 2015 | See all Mamaguevos's reviews »

Well, this game is exceptional as is about four survivors fighting against various types of zombies in different maps in my opinion a very good game with graphics and good gameplay exelentes would 100% because to play with friends is fun and his second sequel is almost equal only change a few things, their mode of multiplayer and singleplayer is fantastic because it is easier to play with people from other countries quickly and easily.

89

Helicopter made out of chocolate

Meistrikt | June 6, 2015 | See all Meistrikt's reviews »

An improvemented version of it's predecessor, this title was surprisingly quickly put together after the massive success of Left 4 Dead 1. Following another group of 4 survivors in this flu inflicted apocalypse, players must work together and shoot a whole bunch of infected, while reaching from A to B or accomplishing something a bit more peculiar. Voice actors / actresses and writers have done a phenomenal job, as there wasn't much to work with (only a few back and forth's in between massive waves of enemies), but they've brought these characters to life the best as could. It's also very nice to see new guns added to the arsenal and even better, the introduction of melee weapons to make quick work of enemies when low on ammo / the situation requires it. The infected side has 3 additional playable members, they are: Charger, Spitter and Jockey. A few extraordinary NPCs also appear from time to time, such as infected clowns or construction workers, each having their own trademark thing! With the right group of people, you can sink in a quite a few hours into this game, but it's not even remotely as fun in solo (bots are...let's just say, creating fair and helpful bots is a hard task and Valve couldn't quite pull it off). A number of different modes will make this experience last even longer, such as Realism, where the infected only yield to headshots.

85

One of the best Co-op Experiences

TheForgery | May 27, 2015 | See all TheForgery's reviews »

There's no "I" in this game, unless you are playing in a mutation where you are the sole survivor. Primarily, this is game in which the burden of survival is shared among at least 3 others with the same goal. Left 4 Dead 2 continues from the original game. Same concept but this game introduces new content, ranging from brand new melee weapons, the explorable and ruined Southern United States, and more infected to be either challenged or take control in versus. In detail, the introduction of melee weapons is a nice addition, as the pistols tend to not perform well when fighting multiple infected at close range. There is a fire axe that can slash a couple of zombies in one hit and a powerful chainsaw which can easily rip the flesh of the opposing horde. New campaigns. Instead of the dark Pennsylvania landscape, the new group of survivors are tasked to reach New Orleans from Georgia. The trip is far from a usual, gore-free journey. Brace yourselves in exploring a derelict carnival, the swamps, and a ruined factory where a storm will impede progress. The infected have evolved to three new special infected. The spitter can hurl acid that easily chews the health of the survivors, the speedy charger has the ability to ram a target, and the jockey can leap onto a target and can steer him/her into the worst places imaginable, like a cliff. There are also new gamemodes and "mutations". Versus is often chosen to accommodate more than four players while the mutations are meant to provide brand new playthroughs for anyone, such has being a "one man army". Finally, there is a workshop where custom content can be downloaded from the community. New maps and custom weapon skins are prime examples of replay value. Getting straight to the point, despite the strengths of the game, L4D2 suffers from a horrible community. Often times in versus, in just the first round, players from the loosing team all quit. In public co-op matches, there are newcomers who should have played offline first to understand the game mechanics but instead, they hop right into any public server they can find and cause problems. Thus, I recommend to create a "friends-only" server. In conclusion, please get this game if you have friends who also own copies of L4D2. This game deserves a B+.

97

Best Team Game

htanmsa | May 15, 2015 | See all htanmsa's reviews »

You can get hundreds of maps from online download them and play many maps with your friends.This is really enjoyable if you play with your friends.This game has all features and even extra than its previous left 4 dead 1 has.Remember if you want to play with your friends or want to play with others especially action shooting then this is the best co op game.You can heal your friends,use different guns and fight of the zombie hords and special monsters.You can even chat by voice with players in game.

80

Excellent COOP game

Camzo | May 9, 2015 | See all Camzo's reviews »

This game is an excellent game to play with friends, with the hoards of infected to mow down with various weapons, and excellent horror style music this game is definitely worth picking up. The game features a movie style storymode, with posters for each campaign. The game has also implemented Steam Workshop so now you can turn the special infected into whatever you want and play custom storylines. The game also features plenty of achievements, if that's something you enjoy. I'd recommend this game to people with a group to play it with.