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Screenshot slide show: Vaporware's greatest hits
Vaporware n: Any piece of technology with equal and excessive numbers of promises and delays. It might be awesome, but you probably won't actually see it. Here is some of the best vaporware in gaming.
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Team Fortress 2
Before Counter-Strike, Team Fortress was the ultimate multiplayer FPS fan modification. Fans have long been waiting for a sequel, ever since Team Fortress Classic came out for Half-Life. Following a long silence after appearing at 1999's E3 show, Team Fortress appears to be back on track, with a new comic-book graphic style. Look for it to be included with Half Life 2 Episode 2 later this year.
Vaporware status: In production, due fall 2006