Being Imprisoned in Venice is the least of your worries... Gordon attempts his escape from the dark prisons, as he travels a brief part of the Italian city, and attempts to escape the heavily guarded combine outpost. Wake up Dr. Freeman.
Create a diversion. Easy. Get out alive? That's a different kettle of fish.
For me, this was one of the best non-valve maps I have ever had the pleasure of playing. Only just loosing to Church due it's lack of detail, the main appeal for this map was it's crossbow sniping as you watched over your rebel allies. It was short, and it was sweet!
3rd Place (Tie)
The reactor has gone critical. You need to shut it down and save the life of thousands. It left the judges with an odd of accomplishment, mostly for it's poignant message of sacrificing the player's life.