Portal 2 draws from the award-winning formula of innovative gameplay, story, and music that earned the original Portal over 70 industry accolades and created a cult following. The single-player portion of Portal 2 introduces a cast of dynamic new characters, a host of fresh puzzle elements, and a much larger set of devious test chambers. Players will explore never-before-seen areas of the Aperture Science Labs and be reunited with GLaDOS, the occasionally murderous computer companion who guided them through the original game.
Back in 2007, Valve Corporation released a little game known as Portal in their video game compilation The Orange Box. One of the newer titles, Portal was also short, clocking in at a measly three hours to completion. A multiplayer mode wasn't included, and the visuals left a lot to be desired, with the action taking place in stark gray rooms and rusty old warehouses. However, Portal went on to become Valve’s biggest cultural hit, no small thanks to the unique gameplay. Players controlled the almost unseen test subject Chell through orange and blue portals with a portal gun. These portals allowed players to travel instantly from point to point in increasingly confusing and puzzling test chambers. Portal, coupled with the character of GLaDOS, became one of the most... Read Review