Half-Life: White Forest is a science fiction horror released in the Autumn of 2013. It features an alternative timeline to the ending of Half-Life 2: Episode One. It is created by Nathan Johnson, the star of City 17 Street.
After the destruction of City 17, Alyx Vance is kidnapped by a mysterious cult. Gordon Freeman and Barney Calhoun set out to White Forest to find her, while uncovering some disturbing secrets leading to shocking betrayals.
- Gordon Freeman: The Protagonist of the story. After escaping City 17 before its destruction, he sets out on a journey to rescue Alyx Vance and return her safely to White Forest.
- Alyx Vance: The daughter of Eli Vance, she is kidnapped by a mysterious cult.
- Barney Calhoun: The friend of Gordon Freeman. After helping Gordon escape City 17, he offers to team up with him to find Alyx and escape to White Forest in hopes of defeating the Combine.
- Eli Vance
- Isaac Kleiner
- Judith Mossman
- Captain Vance
- Arne Magnusson
- The Clandestine Company
- The Resistance
Episode 1: Prologue
- Date: 29 October, 2013
After escape City 17, Gordon Freeman and Barney Calhoun meet up and decide to plan their next move on finding Alyx Vance, who was kidnapped during the uprising in City 17. Gordon enters inside a shed to open a gate to allow him and Barney to progress further. However during this, Gordon ends up being trapped inside, and witnesses Barney being attacked by a Rogue Vortigaunt. By time he releases himself from the shed, Barney has been brutally killed and the Vortigaunt has escaped. Mourning over his friend's dead body, The G-Man appears, and tasks Gordon with finding Alyx and getting her safely to the White Forest base. He gives Gordon a clue that Alyx is nearby, deep underground, and warns Gordon of upcoming threats out of G-Man's control. G-Man vanishes, leaving Gordon in a confused state to what is really going on.
Episode 2: Saving Alyx
- Date: 30 October 2013
Episode 3: The darkness of White Forest
- Date: 1 November 2013
Episode 4: Revelations
- Date: November 2013