Half Life 2 may not make 2004

@ 2004/04/19
In an interview with gaming magazine Polygon, Gabe Newell of Valve indicated that Half Life 2 might not make its 2004 release date.

Newell had the following to say:
"We've already spent millions into this project, and we're willing to spend as much as we need to make this the best first person experience ever. If that means delaying the game to 2005, we'll do it without any hesitation. If it means sinking another $20 million into the project, we can do it. Rest assured, if we delay the game, it'll be only to blow your socks off even more when it finally releases."
Comment from jmke @ 2004/04/28
He also said that they are planning to release it in Late summer this year and he apologized for septemer 30. he also said, that the stolen code wasn't the reason for the delay, they had a bad schedueling
Comment from 187(V)URD@ @ 2004/04/20
/me does his evil laugh
Comment from calantak @ 2004/04/20
gabe newell his email account was hacked by 'an optimist hacker'
Comment from jmke @ 2004/04/20
author: spiffae
19-04-04 14:17

Half-Life 2 Will Ship This Year
Many thanks to Lobsters, a member at halflife2.net's forums for sending an e-mail to Gabe Newell about the recent furor over his "2005" quote. Gabe's response was quick and to the point, and I will repeat it here.
It will ship this year.

I hope that settles it.
Comment from calantak @ 2004/04/19
nvidia's 6800 ultra is too.
Comment from piotke @ 2004/04/19
HL2 is a hoax !