The Last Star is the third album to be released by American hard rock band Halfcocked, the band's major label début. The album was released in 2001 by the DreamWorks imprint Megatronic. It features new versions of songs from the first two albums, and some new material. It was recorded at Larrabee East studio in North Hollywood and produced by Ulrich Wild, known for his work with bands like Buckcherry and Deftones. "Always" appears in the 2001 video game Portal Runner as the title and main menu background music.