How much are you willing to spend? If you just want a "good enough" computer, a dell will be cheaper then building your own (unless you already own half the parts).
If you want a GOOD computer, it'll be cheaper to build your own.
See, if you buy a retail joystick, you often get better drivers that allow you to actually customize the input.
You can try editting the hl2 .ini file and see if you can get it to work the way you want.
Yes, there is one IN DEVELOPMENT.
On a side note, I get a "warning, trojan detected" from my anti-virus every time I try to download the files. =(
Apparently Zombie Panic wants to make my computer a zombie?
The problem is some people are being used to having the "story" shoved down their throat by means of a movie separate from the game (commonly called a "cutscene"). When the story is right IN the game, they just can't seem to get it.
There's no such thing as abandonware. It's a made-up term.
Officially, corporations have copyright for a LONG time. Think like 100 years long.
Unofficially, there's little chance you'll get in trouble for distributing a game that is so old it doesn't show up on shore shelves anywhere.
Ah yes. Quite possibly the least useable website EVAR. The kind of thing that is cool for about 5 seconds until you realize it's a royal pain to use. But the mod looks like it has some great potential.