Portal 2

PC, XB360, PS3, MAC / Action / Release: Apr 19, 2011 / ESRB: E10+

E3's Greatest and weirdest moments

By Robert Workman, Jun 03, 2014 2:00pm PDT

There have been plenty of memorable moments at E3 -- both good and weird.


Portal board game coming from Cryptozoic, here's how it works

By Steve Watts, Mar 05, 2014 3:00pm PST

Portal is being adapted into a board game with the cooperation of Cryptozoic, and now we have a better idea of just how it will work.


Steam controller shown in action

By Steve Watts, Oct 11, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Valve has released the first in what it plans to be a series of videos showcasing the prototype Steam controller working with different kinds of games.


Portal 2 characters appearing in Toon Hero app

By Steve Watts, Oct 09, 2013 1:45pm PDT

Valve has announced a deal with app-maker Trigger Happy, to put assets and characters from Portal 2 into the cartoon creation app "Toon Hero."


Portal 2 getting free PlayStation Move co-op DLC

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2013 12:30pm PDT

The PlayStation 3 is getting another piece of Move-enabled Portal 2 DLC, this time centered around co-op. It's a free update for owners of the "In Motion" pack, and both the game and DLC are on sale.


Valve launches 'Steam Trading Cards' in beta

By Steve Watts, May 15, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Valve has launched "Steam Trading Cards" in beta, a meta-game that nets you with upgrades to your Steam profile as rewards.


J.J. Abrams says Half-Life and Portal movie idea is 'real,' promises collaboration

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 06, 2013 1:00pm PST

"We're super excited about that and we also want to talk about making movies, either a Portal movie or a Half-Life movie," Gabe Newell said at DICE today. But how far has he gotten in making this idea a reality?


Portal 2 PC patch adds split-screen co-op

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 21, 2012 6:10am PST

Now that Steam's all couch-friendly thanks to Big Picture mode, it'd be nice if more games were reconfigured for slouching. Oh, what luck! Just after I write that sentence apropos of nothing, I notice that Valve has released a Portal 2 patch enabling split-screen co-op in it...


Portal 2 'In Motion' DLC coming to PlayStation Move on Tuesday

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 01, 2012 9:35am PDT

After making a quiet debut at E3, the "In Motion" DLC for Portal 2 will be available to download on the PlayStation Store next Tuesday, November 6th.


Portal 2 'Perpetual Testing Initiative' adds co-op today

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 16, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Starting today, Portal 2 players will be able to design and play co-op maps.


Steam coming to Linux with Left 4 Dead 2

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 17, 2012 6:00am PDT

Valve has muttered and murmured about bringing Steam and its Source engine to Linux before, and now it's revealed the plan--port Steam and Left 4 Dead 2 to Ubuntu 12.04, then work from there.


Valve opens 'Steam for Schools' education initiative

By Steve Watts, Jun 20, 2012 11:00am PDT

Valve has opened a "Steam for Schools" initiative, offering a special educators version of Steam that includes Portal 2 and the Portal 2 Puzzle Maker, along with various lesson plans for science, technology, engineering, and math.


Portal 2 adding PlayStation Move support, new levels later this year

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 07, 2012 10:00am PDT

The PS3 version of Portal 2 will be getting the MotionPack DLC. Previously exclusive to the Razer Hydra motion controller, this version will use the PlayStation Move controller.


Portal 2 user maps hit 1.3M downloads, celebrates with Steam sale

By Steve Watts, May 11, 2012 9:00am PDT

After only a few days, Portal 2 content creators have made 35,000 maps that have been downloaded 1.3 million times. Steam is hosting a Weekend Workshop sale to mark the occasion.


PSA: Portal 2 'Perpetual Testing Initiative' now available

By Andrew Yoon, May 08, 2012 12:00pm PDT

As promised, Portal 2's "Perpetual Testing Initiative" DLC is now available for everyone that owns the game on Steam.