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The Best Valve Corporation Games List 

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Updated June 8, 2017 1.4k votes 273 voters 12.5k views 15 items

List of the best Valve Corporation games with images, including any well-known Valve Corporation made games for any platform and console. This list may not contain every game made by Valve Corporation but definitely features the best ones. This greatest Valve Corporation games list features box covers and additional information such as the game's publisher and release date. The most popular Valve Corporation video games are listed by how many votes they received, so the best ones are at the top. If you're looking to find a list of best games developed by Valve Corporation then you're in the right place. Think the top game developed by Valve Corporation isn't as high as it should be? If yes then be sure to vote it up so that your opinion counts, since this is a community-based opinion list.

This list answers the questions "What are the best games made by Valve Corporation?" and "Which games were developed by Valve Corporation?"

Everything from Half-Life 2 to Left 4 Dead is included on this list. You can use this list to create a new one, just like this one, to start your own.

This list is the perfect resource for those looking to find out the names of acclaimed games made by Valve Corporation. Ranker has a similar list for every other significant video game developer so don't forget to check those out as well. (15 items)
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Half-Life 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2004 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action-adventure game, Survival horror, Action game, First-person Shooter, + more

Half-Life 2 is the well-recieved sequel to Half-Life. Half-Life 2 takes place in the dystopian City 17 and the surrounding area, almost 20 years after the events of the original Half-Life. In ...more

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Portal 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2011 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure game, Puzzle game, Platform game

Portal 2 is a 2011 first-person puzzle-platform video game developed and published by Valve Corporation. It is the sequel to Portal and was released on April 19, 2011, for Microsoft Windows, OS ...more

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#358 of 523 The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time #52 of 1,586 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #25 of 275 The Most Compelling Video Game Storylines Ever

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Portal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2007 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Puzzle game, Platform game, Action game, First-person Shooter, Science Fiction

Portal is a 2007 first-person puzzle-platform video game developed by Valve Corporation. The game was released in a bundle package called The Orange Box for Microsoft Windows and Xbox 360 on ...more

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Half-Life is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 1998 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action-adventure game, Action game, First-person Shooter, Science Fiction

Half-Life is a science fiction first-person shooter video game developed by Valve Corporation, the company's debut product and the first in the Half-Life series. First released in 1998 by Sierra ...more

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#110 of 523 The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time #92 of 1,586 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fanslisted on Sony Playstation 2 Games: List of PS2 Console Games

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Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2007 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Team Fortress 2 is a team-based first-person shooter multiplayer video game developed by Valve Corporation. It is the sequel to the 1996 mod Team Fortress for Quake and its 1999 remake. It was ...more
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The Orange Box is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2007 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action-adventure game, Compilation, Puzzle game, First-person Shooter

The Orange Box is a video game compilation for Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Mac OS X and Linux. The Windows and Xbox 360 versions were produced and published by Valve Corporation ...more
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Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2009 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Survival horror, Action game, First-person Shooter

Left 4 Dead 2 is a cooperative first-person shooter video game, the sequel to Valve Corporation's Left 4 Dead. The game launched on November 17, 2009, for Microsoft Windows and Xbox 360 in the ...more

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#144 of 1,586 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #106 of 275 The Most Compelling Video Game Storylines Ever

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Half-Life 2: Episode Two... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Half-Life 2: Episode Two Released: 2007 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter, Science Fiction

Half-Life 2: Episode Two is a first-person shooter video game, the second episode in a series of sequels to the 2004 Half-Life 2. It was developed by Valve Corporation in tandem with Episode ...more

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#738 of 1,586 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #88 of 275 The Most Compelling Video Game Storylines Ever #25 of 200 The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Half-Life 2: Episode One... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2006 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): First-person Shooter

Half-Life 2: Episode One is a first-person shooter video game, the first in a series of episodes that serve as the sequel for the 2004 Half-Life 2. It was developed by Valve Corporation and ...more

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#639 of 1,586 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #92 of 275 The Most Compelling Video Game Storylines Ever

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Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2008 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Survival horror, First-person Shooter

Left 4 Dead is a cooperative first-person shooter video game with survival horror elements, developed by Turtle Rock Studios and Valve Corporation. The game uses Valve's proprietary Source ...more

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#107 of 523 The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time #116 of 1,586 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #138 of 275 The Most Compelling Video Game Storylines Ever

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Counter-Strike is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 1999 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, Tactical shooter, First-person Shooter

Counter-Strike is a first-person shooter video game developed by Valve Corporation. It was initially developed and released as a Half-Life modification by Minh "Gooseman" Le and Jess ...more

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Half-Life 2: Deathmatch ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2004 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): First-person Shooter

Half-Life 2: Deathmatch is a multiplayer first-person shooter video game developed by Valve Corporation. Released on Steam on November 30, 2004, it uses many of the assets from Half-Life 2, and ...more
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Dota 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2012 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Multiplayer online battle arena, Action game, Real-time strategy, Strategy video game, Fantasy

Dota 2 is a multiplayer online battle arena video game, the stand-alone sequel to the Defense of the Ancients Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne mod. Developed by ...more

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Team Fortress Classic is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 1999 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, Strategy video game, First-person Shooter

Team Fortress Classic is a team-based online multiplayer first-person shooter video game developed and released by Valve Corporation in 1999. Based on the 1996 Quake modification Team Fortress, ...more
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Counter-Strike Online is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Valve Corporation Games List
Released: 2008 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): First-person Shooter

Counter-Strike Online is a Counter-Strike game targeted towards Asia's gaming market released in 2008. It is based on Counter-Strike and was developed by Nexon Co. Ltd. with oversight from ...more