Posts Tagged ‘portal’


On Candy Box: And the thrill of subversive games

On Candy Box: And the thrill of subversive games
Feature / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 9, 2013 / 7 comment(s)

By their very nature, it’s difficult to talk about subversive games without spoiling anything. It’s tough to discuss a game…


TIME’s list of 100 All-time Greatest Videogames released – do you agree?

TIME’s list of 100 All-time Greatest Videogames released – do you agree?
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 16, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

So, TIME has gone and published another top list of videogames, outlining what the staff think of as the 100…


Portal free on Steam until September 20th

Portal free on Steam until September 20th
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Sep 19, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Who says video games can’t change the world? The people at Valve – the company behind Half-Life and the game-changing…


Cliff Bleszinski claims his real-life Portal Turret replica

Cliff Bleszinski claims his real-life Portal Turret replica
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 19, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

A few days ago news emerged of an amazing real life replica of the cute and deadly AI-imbued turrets from…


Steam goes live on the Mac, Portal now free to download (you’d better hurry)

Steam goes live on the Mac, Portal now free to download (you’d better hurry)
News / Written by aaron / May 13, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

Valve has made good on its promise and unleashed its digital distribution service, Steam, on Apple’s range of Mac computers…


Portal 2 is the best game Valve has ever done, says studio head Gabe Newell

Portal 2 is the best game Valve has ever done, says studio head Gabe Newell
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 12, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

Speaking to videogame consumer site 1Up, head of Valve Software Gabe Newell has made the not inconsiderable statement that the…


Replica Portal gun made for cosplay

Replica Portal gun made for cosplay
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 22, 2009 / 0 comment(s)

Some avid Portal fan has gone and made (or got her boyfriend to make) a replica Portal gun for use…