The cult game Left 4 Dead 2 got a new update after all these years. New modes, new maps and new weapons – you can test everything for free this weekend.

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Left 4 Dead 2: Big discount on the game

With the "Left 4 Dead 2: The Last Stand" update, the community brings new momentum to the first-person shooter. The expansion brings among other things 20 new survival maps, new zombie models, new weapons and 30 new achievements with it.

To give everyone the chance to test the free update, Left 4 Dead 2 is available for free on Steam until September 27th. If you like the game, you get it when you buy it until September 28, 2020 an additional 80% discount, that means, you pay just 1.63 euros – a bargain.

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Original article from September 16, 2020:

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Left 4 Dead 2: The first update in 9 years appears

After a decade, Left 4 Dead 2 receives a major update thanks to the community, officially approved by Valve. A released trailer features new weapons, new maps and a fresh campaign.

Left 4 Dead 2: Lots of changes and a free weekend

It has been a long time since the zombie first person shooter got new content. The community rolled up their sleeves and developed a major update for Left 4 Dead 2. Thanks to a new trailer, there is now further information on the most important features and what to expect from the new campaign.

You can look forward to 20 new survival maps, new and revised animations and brand new melee weapons. Bug fixes, new achievements and an improved user interface round it off.

The free update The Last Stand appears on September 24, 2020 for the pc. If you don't already own the game, you will be able to do it after it is released Try it for free for a weekend.

Left 4 Dead - Game of the Year Edition

Left 4 Dead – Game of the Year Edition

Original article from August 31, 2020:

11 years after release: Left 4 Dead 2 is saved by players

The player base behind the zombie shooter Left 4 Dead 2 is large and passionate. Eleven years after the release, it has now presented an update, which has also received the green light from Valve.

Left 4 Dead 2: It can go on

Yes, Valve is still taking care of Left 4 Dead 2 by occasionally performing security updates or bug fixes – we can't hope for more. That's why the community took it into their own hands and developed an update for the fans, that Valve has at least officially approved.

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So far we only have a brief description

There aren't many details yet about what has been announced Update The Last Stand. The published teaser video leaves room for plenty of speculation, but at least one exists vague description:

“It has been many years since the infection first appeared. Radio silence, no sign of life, nothing but fateful hopes … CEDA will not save us. But there is hope! A few brave souls have continued the fight against all odds, and soon we can all benefit from their resilience.

The Last Stand is an update to Left 4 Dead 2 that was created by the community for the community. Further details will be announced soon. "

It is not known when we can expect the update. Until then, you might want to catch up on the first part of the game series.

Although we don't know much about the project yet, at least it sounds promising. More information is expected to follow in the coming weeks. We will keep you up to date.

Jasmin Peukert
Jasmin Peukert, GIGA expert for games, anime, Final Fantasy 14 and League of Legends.

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