Since their release in the facepunch-era leaks, Half-Life 2's mapsources have been ripe for investigation. One of their most notable features is their large number of unused visgroups, ranging from alternate positions of dumpsters to entire cut sequences and early sections of maps.
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The trainstation chapters, a fitting introduction.
The canals, where the airboat comes and goes.
|Black Mesa East, Ravenholm|
The point when Half-Life 2 briefly becomes a horror game.
The coast chapters, the largest and most "nonlinear" of the entire game.
Freeman allies himself with the antlions and storms his way through a Combine prison.
Freeman fights alongside a group of rebels to win a civil war through City 17. There are surprisingly few visgroups.
The ending chapters, where Freeman finally meets up with Breen in his own citadel.