Portal Archive

  • The Portal Board Game is Not a Lie

    Designed by Cryptozoic Entertainment in collaboration with Valve, Portal: The Uncooperative Cake Acquisition Game is the official board game adaptation of everyone’s favorite first-person puzzle game series. Test Subjects interested in participating in this tabletop experiment of fun (for science, of course!) can now pre-order […]

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  • Review: Portal Pinball

    Chell, GLaDOS, Wheatley and the gang are back together again. No, this isn’t Portal 3–this is Portal Pinball! Working closely with Valve, Zen Studios has adapted the world of the Portal first-person puzzler series into its own pinball table for Pinball FX2 and Zen Pinball […]

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  • Portal Pinball is Ready to Blow Your Mind Next Week

    Zen Studios and Valve’s collaborative pinball adaptation of Portal is all set to release next week across Pinball FX2 and Zen Pinball 2 platforms. Get yourself hyped for the “Aperture Science Heuristic Portal Pinball Device” by watching this short gameplay teaser video. This is going […]

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  • Portal Pinball is Not a Lie

    Last week’s teaser image revealing a collaboration between Zen Studios and Valve has turned out to be exactly what most of us expected all along: Portal Pinball, baby! Known in technical terms as the Aperture Science Heuristic Portal Pinball Device, Portal Pinball is coming to […]

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  • These Portal Jackets Are Not a Lie

    These Portal Jackets Are Not a Lie

    Musterbrand, the European fashion company famous for turning video game licenses into high end apparel, has revealed a new collection of outerwear themed after Valve’s first-person puzzle game sensation, Portal. Pre-orders are now open for three Portal-themed jackets. Come late November, you’ll be able to […]

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  • BioShock, Portal, Skyrim Reimagined as Little Golden Books

    BioShock, Portal, Skyrim Reimagined as Little Golden Books

    We’re all gamers here, but at some point in our youth, before video games became a core of our existence, children’s books were the medium we used to learn important lessons and escape to magical worlds. And no children’s book series is more classic than […]

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  • Sixense Spreads Holiday Cheer With a Portal 2 In Motion Giveaway

    Sixense Spreads Holiday Cheer With a Portal 2 In Motion Giveaway

    Sixense, studio behind the recently launched In Motion DLC pack and PlayStation Move control integration for Portal 2, has just announced the start of a giveaway promotion that’ll have half a dozen PS3 owners thinking with portals this holiday season. By liking Sixense on Facebook […]

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  • Free Portal 2 Map Editor Coming Early 2012

    Free Portal 2 Map Editor Coming Early 2012

    Portal 2 was already an amazing game when it released back in April. But the few minor details that were missing from the game are being addressed. Perhaps not as promptly as desired, but when Valve is kind enough to update games for free this […]

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  • Portal 2’s Songs to Test By: Volume 2 Soundtrack Now Available

    Portal 2’s Songs to Test By: Volume 2 Soundtrack Now Available

    It’s been so long since the first volume of Portal 2‘s official soundtrack, Songs to Test By, came out, that I completely forgot about Valve’s plans to release a second volume (with a third still to come). Until today, when Volume 2 popped up on […]

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  • Get Your First Portal 2 Aural Stimulus Package Today

    Get Your First Portal 2 Aural Stimulus Package Today

    The only thing better than video game soundtracks is, of course, free video game soundtracks, and today Aperture Science happily obliges budget conscious Portal 2 test subjects with the first of three free “aural stimulus packages.” If you aren’t fluent in science speak, aural stimulus […]

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