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Portal On The 3DS Looks Great!

Portal is a great video game, the 3DS is a great handheld. Surely it’s a match made in heaven? Turns out it sorta is!


The GLaDOS Principle

A Portal/Talos Principle world collision of puzzlers was bound to happen, and this one is absolutely brilliant. Bravo, The Man Who Hears Colours.


10 Of The Best One-Night Games

Whether it’s an RPG that tells a story over dozens of hours, or a strategy game that takes months to master, games are often a considerable time investment. For many people this is central to gaming’s appeal: nowhere else in art can you find such complete worlds to lose yourself in or such stern challenges to overcome.


Valve's VR Is Seriously Impressive. It Also Has Some Issues.

In the past, I’ve expressed a healthy amount of scepticism about VR. In 20 minutes, Valve’s VR demo sold me on the concept. Mostly.


Portal 2's Long Fall Boots Can't Be Far Off

There’s been a couple of takes on shock-absorbing feet-tech in the Portal-verse. Now, someone’s trying to make impact absorbing footwear for real.


Portal 2 Mod Looks Slick Enough To Be A Valve Game

Portal Stories: Mel, an upcoming mod for Portal 2, is starting to less like a mod in this new trailer, and more like a straight-up official Valve entry in the series.


Playing Basketball With A Portal Gun Would Be Awesome

Two scientists get their hands on an Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device. Do they try to unlock its secrets? Eventually, maybe. But, first, there’s an epic game of hoops to be had.


I Can't Get Enough Video Game Banjo Music

Banjo Guy Ollie’s quest to cover video game’s greatest music has only just now reached the “Still Alive” stage, but then his choice of instrument isn’t exactly cutting-edge. Don’t worry, he’s got a whole bunch of video game music under his banjo strap.


Portal Built In Vanilla Minecraft

Someone’s built a working version of Portal from basic Minecraft. No mods, just science and a lot of people trying to work out how it was done.


Just Be Glad You Don't Have Roommates (With Portal Guns)

If you’ve ever lived with one or more roommates, you know that things can get a bit messy and tense. Now just imagine the kind of jerk pranks would get pulled if you both had Portal guns.