Portal 2 is official, coming this holiday season

By Matthew
Mar 5, 2010
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  1. Zenphic

    Zenphic Newcomer, in training Posts: 43

    Sounds good to me. The first Portal was really fun. I haven't tried Portal Prelude, but that one seems fun as well.
  2. Ithryl

    Ithryl Newcomer, in training Posts: 53

    Finally. Gonna get the cake this time.
  3. gobbybobby

    gobbybobby TechSpot Maniac Posts: 529

    On of the best games of all times gets a Sequal! I can't wait for this, Day 1 buy for me.
  4. Decimae

    Decimae Newcomer, in training Posts: 79

    Well, this is great. I actually thought it would be announced march 11, though this is nice too. Maybe we'll get a trailer on march 11. Gamestop claims it has co-op multiplayer, and that it's 50 dollars. I'm not sure whether to trust that information.
  5. Puiu

    Puiu TechSpot Booster Posts: 991   +82

    I have Portal, but i haven't played it yet. I might consider playing portal right before playing portal 2 ^_^
  6. Chazz

    Chazz TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 617   +54

    I've never heard of this series but by these comments it seems I'm missing out. Is this a puzzle game similar to Cube for Psone? If so, I'll pass.
  7. Decimae

    Decimae Newcomer, in training Posts: 79

    No, it's closer to HL2 then to D-Cube. If you haven't played this, especially when you own it, you really missed something. Portal has a great story, has great gameplay, and involves some inuitive thinking. It's best described as a first-person puzzle platformer imo.
  8. 9Nails

    9Nails TechSpot Paladin Posts: 903   +71

    It's hard to overstate my satisfaction!
  9. 9Nails

    9Nails TechSpot Paladin Posts: 903   +71

    Oh, and I especially like the fact that the news is coming to print! I subscribe to Game Informer and am pleased that print hasn't been totally killed by on-line. First, its hard to wait for my 12-page feature on Portal 2, then the long wait for the game to come out! Please let it be on time! :)
  10. Yoda8232

    Yoda8232 Newcomer, in training Posts: 145

    Never really a major fan of the game, Portal Prelude I believe is just a demo of the first couple levels? Looking forward to a new graphical engine for the next generation of HL, CS, and TF!
  11. Yoda8232

    Yoda8232 Newcomer, in training Posts: 145

    Never really a major fan of the game, Portal Prelude I believe is just a demo of the first couple levels? Looking forward to a new graphical engine for the next generation of HL, CS, and TF!
  12. JMMD

    JMMD TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,177

    I haven't played the first portal yet. I know I should, I know it's supposed to be great but I just haven't gotten it yet.
  13. ryan29121

    ryan29121 TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 182

    Portal = awesome. Portal 2 = Cant wait!
     
  14. EXCellR8

    EXCellR8 The Conservative Posts: 2,278

    Portal was good, but I'd like to see the next installment of HL2 even more. Hopefully they release both at the same time again.
  15. Rasta211

    Rasta211 TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 191   +24

    Original game was better than expected. Had a very clever storyline and great ending. If you like some mind puzzles. You will love this.
  16. pipopaz

    pipopaz Newcomer, in training Posts: 70

    I guess it is time to go play the first one...
  17. In10s

    In10s TechSpot Member Posts: 50

    jungle maps! and back to aperture?? it was destroyed right?...i was hopping for the outside world like buildings and other maps... but its still awesome anyway lol. Cant ****ing wait!!!!! Wohooooooooo!
  18. megrawab

    megrawab Newcomer, in training Posts: 93

    It's good to hear that Portal will be released already since Portal I is short. The great thing about it is that the video game is very original and new to gamers' tastes...
  19. Chazz

    Chazz TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 617   +54

    Thanks, that sounds much more appealing. I'll check out the first one. I haven't bought a game since borderlands so I kinda need something to play.
  20. LGraves

    LGraves Newcomer, in training Posts: 40

    What is this game about? sorry to be a newb,but it seems to get the hype. So im curious and also open to all types of PC games!
  21. jaboy

    jaboy Newcomer, in training Posts: 31

    lol in portal I just ran random around came to the robot thing (i did not know it was the boss) easily beating him and then I think: WTF NO BOSS ?!?! :haha:
  22. raie_noire

    raie_noire Newcomer, in training Posts: 19

    1 WORD: EXCITED
  23. rufio

    rufio Newcomer, in training Posts: 51

    the first portal was AMAZING. i cannot wait for the second one to come out. i still have that 'still alive' song stuck in my head lol
  24. fref

    fref TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 153

    Great news! I played the first one and really liked it, which is saying a lot because I'm not a hard core gamer. I'll certainly try to grab this one when it's released.
  25. Wagan8r

    Wagan8r TechSpot Guru Posts: 572   +37

    I think I'm going to go over my projected video game budget! It's a good thing I have a good job! But Valve, please release Half-Life 2: Episode 3 already!!!
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