(formerly Black Mesa: Source
) is a Half-Life 2
total conversion remaking Valve Software
's PC game, Half-Life
. Utilizing the Source engine, Black Mesa will reintroduce the player as Doctor Gordon Freeman, along with the original cast of memorable characters and environments seen in Half-Life. Black Mesa was founded to fully reconstruct the Half-Life universe utilizing Source to its fullest potential in terms of art detail, level sizes and code features. This total conversion will not require Half-Life: Source to play - only a copy of any Source Engine game installed on Steam.
Black Mesa will launch on September 14th, 2012 (thanks: Blues