Skeptics like me have wondered if Left 4 Dead will hit its November deadline. It’s hardly the most radical of ideas – in fact someone suggesting that Valve might release a game on time should more likely be ostracised and pitied. However, screw me then, because Valve are acting with a healthy bravado about the release date. Not only have they announced you can now pre-order the game in your favourite retail outlet, but they’ve released the cover art for the boxed copy of the game. Click on for the fullsize image.