Portal

Physics-based puzzle game created using the Source engine.

VideoGamer.com Score:

9

Our Verdict: The simple ideas are often the best, and Portal is one of the best ideas for a game we've ever seen. It's fantastically realised and brilliantly executed.

Latest Articles for Portal

Half-Life and Portal movies in early stages, says Star Trek and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams

Projects are as 'real as anything in Hollywood ever gets,' says Abrams.

3 Publish date Feb 7 2013

Portal now free on Steam

Valve's only gone and made everyone's weekend by making the original Portal free to download on Steam - obviously if you've already got Portal then your job is to ensure everyone you know goes and downloads it.

Publish date Sep 16 2011

11 overlooked PC bargains in the Steam Summer Sale

It's that time of the year when Steam launches another one of its crazy sales for lucky PC and Mac owners - this time it's the Steam Summer Camp sale, and almost everything in the service's massive library has seen some sort of discount.

5 Publish date Jul 1 2011

First Portal has sold nearly 4 million copies

What will the sequel achieve?

Publish date Apr 20 2011

Portal 2 will have two end credit sequences

And two special surprises.

10 Publish date Jan 24 2011

Valve announces E3 surprise

Portal 2 E3 event replaced by something more secretive.

Publish date Jun 2 2010

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Half-Life and Portal movies in early stages, says Star Trek and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams in Article Comments

p0rtalthinker's Avatar

Well this news came out of left field. I'd love to see a Portal or Half Life movie collab between Abrams and Valve. Crazy what kind of a world we live in that something like this could happen.

11 overlooked PC bargains in the Steam Summer Sale in Article Comments

reynoldio's Avatar

I already have Ben There, Dan That - but seeing as I should own it twice I might buy it and Time Gentlemen, Please. 74p is a bargain! Think I should probably grab VVVVVV too...

Game Stats

Release Date: 11/04/2008
Developer: In-house
Publisher: Valve
Genre: Puzzle
No. Players: One
Rating: PEGI 12+
Site Rank: 1,503
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