Files with hl2 file extension are related to the Half-Life 2 saved games.

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HL2 file extension - Half-Life 2 saved game

What is hl2 file? How to open hl2 files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The hl2 file extension is used by some versions of Half-Life 2, a 3D first person shooter video game, developed by Valve.

The hl2 file stores saved game position from Half-Life 2.

The default software associated to open hl2 file:

Half-Life 2 icon

Valve Corporation logoHalf-Life 2  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Valve Corporation

Half-Life 2 is successor of legendary 3D first person shooter computer game Half-Life. Player takes role of scientist Gordon Freeman that have traveled to City 17 in the Eastern Europe. Freeman is forced to fight against increasingly unfavorable odds in order to survive. In his struggle, he is joined by various allies, including former Black Mesa colleagues, oppressed citizens of City 17, and the Vortigaunts. The game uses the Source game engine, which includes a heavily modified version of the Havok physics engine.

Help how to open:

Use load game option to open *.hl2 files.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.

List of software applications associated to the .hl2 file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open hl2 file, edit hl2 file, convert hl2 file, view hl2 file, play hl2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting hl2 files.

Software that open hl2 file - Half-Life 2 saved game

Programs supporting the exension hl2 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Half-Life 2 for open hl2 file action.

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