Half-Life 2: Episode One : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

Half-Life 2: Episode One

Half-Life 2: Episode One is a game released on Steam on 1 Jun, 2006. The developer of this game is Valve and the publisher is Valve. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for Half-Life 2: Episode One comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in Half-Life 2: Episode One yesterday (May 16, 2024) was 128, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 227. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 1,102, which occurred in March 2020. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, Half-Life 2: Episode One is currently ranked #1,956 on the Steam platform. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-05-16 128
Last 30 days 227
All Time Past 1,102

Check the current number of players (real-time): Game online player query (real-time) – Steam Tools

Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for Half-Life 2: Episode One is 5.7 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to Gamalytic.com, the average game time for Half-Life 2: Episode One is 10.6 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing Half-Life 2: Episode One. Game & Player Time Ranking - Steam Tools

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 5.7 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 10.6 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of Half-Life 2: Episode One mainly come from the following countries: United States (21.3%), Russia (10.8%), China (9.1%), United Kingdom (4.7%), Germany (4.5%), Turkey (3.8%), Canada (3.5%), Brazil (3.1%), Australia (2.5%), Poland (2.4%), France (2.3%), Japan (2.1%), Argentina (2.0%), Ukraine (1.9%), Spain (1.1%), Sweden (1.1%), Netherlands (1.1%), Finland (1.0%), Italy (1.0%), Mexico (0.9%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
United States 21.3%
Russia 10.8%
China 9.1%
United Kingdom 4.7%
Germany 4.5%
Turkey 3.8%
Canada 3.5%
Brazil 3.1%
Australia 2.5%
Poland 2.4%
France 2.3%
Japan 2.1%
Argentina 2.0%
Ukraine 1.9%
Spain 1.1%
Sweden 1.1%
Netherlands 1.1%
Finland 1.0%
Italy 1.0%
Mexico 0.9%

User Reviews

Half-Life 2: Episode One currently has a total of 29,771 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 95. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 28,496 reviews are positive and 1,275 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 87 on metacritic.com. You can judge whether Half-Life 2: Episode One is a good game based on these user reviews. Top Rated Games Ranking - Steam Tools

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 29,771 (A)
Positive Reviews 28,496 (B)
Negative Reviews 1,275
User Ratings 95 (B/A)
Metacritic score 87

Price Comparison

According to Steam's regional pricing, Half-Life 2: Episode One may be priced differently in different countries. This game is not a free game. We will collect price data for this game in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Turkey. Due to missing data, the table below may not list all countries mentioned above. Judging from the data, Half-Life 2: Episode One currently has the lowest price in Turkey, which is 47% cheaper than the highest price. The current data update time is May 17, 2024.

Country Price USD
United States $7.99 $7.99
United Kingdom £6.69 $8.48
Germany 7,79€ $8.47
France 7,79€ $8.47
Italy 7,79€ $8.47
Brazil R$ 26,49 $5.17
Turkey $4.49 USD $4.49
Argentina $4.49 USD $4.49
Mexico Mex$ 100.99 $6.06

Number of game owners

According to Gamalytic.com, the number of players who own Half-Life 2: Episode One is approximately 13,524,288. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own Half-Life 2: Episode One is somewhere between 2,000,000 and 5,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose Half-Life 2: Episode One's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
Half-Life 2: Episode One 13,524,288 (Gamalytic)
Half-Life 2: Episode One 2,000,000 - 5,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from Gamalytic.com, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded Half-Life 2: Episode One directly on the Steam platform is approximately 909,210. The game's total revenue is approximately $2,747,056 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 909,210
Total Revenue 2,747,056

Number of followers

Half-Life 2: Episode One has 16,983 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
Half-Life 2: Episode One 16,983


The appid of Half-Life 2: Episode One is 380. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example: https://store.steampowered.com/app/380/

Game name APPID
Half-Life 2: Episode One 380

Supported languages

Half-Life 2: Episode One supports 18 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English*, French*, German*, Italian*, Korean*, Spanish - Spain*, Russian*, Simplified Chinese*, Traditional Chinese*, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese - Portugal, Swedish, Thai*
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Spanish - Spain*
Simplified Chinese*
Traditional Chinese*
Portuguese - Portugal

System Requirements

According to Steam data, Half-Life 2: Episode One supports systems including Windows, Mac, Linux.

System Availability


Minimum: 1.7 GHz Processor, 512MB RAM, DirectX® 8.1 level Graphics Card (Requires support for SSE), Windows® 7 (32/64-bit)/Vista/XP, Mouse, Keyboard, Internet Connection

Recommended: Pentium 4 processor (3.0GHz, or better), 1GB RAM, DirectX® 9 level Graphics Card, Windows® 7 (32/64-bit)/Vista/XP, Mouse, Keyboard, Internet Connection

Mac Minimum: OS X version Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3, 1GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce 8 or higher, ATI X1600 or higher, or Intel HD 3000 or higher Mouse, Keyboard, Internet Connection