It's been nearly six years since the original Half-life 2 hit kiwi shelves, and was hungrily played by kiwi fans. Video game technology has come a long way since then, and there have been some fan made modifications that have tried to polish Half-life 2 up a bit.
Filip Vector's update mod is now ready for download here. It's quite big, but if you are looking to re-live your HL2 experience with new and updated graphical bells and whistles, then be sure it give it a go.
Here's a list of what's inside:
↗ Updated to Orange Box Engine.
↗ HDR (High Dynamic Range) Lighting.
↗ Updated Models & Textures.
↗ Includes 32 Steam Achivements (full list here)
And if you are still not sold, check out this comparison video.