Were ten years worth the wait? Pre-purchasers can now finally start playing the Team Fortress 2 beta on Steam, which includes all six maps, nine character classes and maximum limb-flinging carnage.
For those of you sticking it out for the console version (or just too stingy to pre-order the thing) we've jumped right in there and put some of our best footage below. It's a frickin' gorgeous game and you can find our first impressions right here.
The other two Orange Box shooters Half-Life 2: Episode Two and Portal hit steam on October 10. Look for our reviews around then.