You can now pre-purchase The Orange Box on Steam
for $44.95 USD (which currently works out to around $54 AUD)
The Orange Box features three highly-awaited new games by Valve: Half-Lifeģ 2: Episode Two, the second installment in the Half-Life 2 episodic trilogy; Team Fortressģ 2, the sequel to the game that put class-based, multiplayer team warfare on the map; and Portal, the game that blends puzzles, first person action, and adventure gaming to produce an experience like no other.
To bring gamers up to date with the Half-Life 2 universe, The Orange Box also includes Half-Life 2, the best-selling and highest-rated action game series of all time, and the episodic debut Half-Lifeģ 2: Episode One.
You will also be able to participate in the TF2 beta if you pre-purchase.
Starting Monday, September 17, those who pre-purchase The Orange Box via Steam can download and activate the beta release of Team Fortress 2 (TF2).