Portal 2

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

Portal 2 invaded by TF2 hats

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 20, 2011 7:00am PDT

Hat collectors, rejoice! Six of Team Fortress 2's hats have been added to Portal 2 for all who own them. Hat haters, hiss and boo!


Portal 2 unlocked early with potato power

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 18, 2011 10:40pm PDT

The GLaDOS@Home strand of Portal 2's potato-mad ARG has been completed, resulting in the game launching about ten hours early on Steam.


The video game release list of 4/18-4/24

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 16, 2011 11:00am PDT

Portal 2 and Mortal Kombat are next week's big releases, backed up by the HD Prince of Persia Trilogy, SOCOM 4, Cargo! and more.


Portal 2 to release early, with ARG's help

By Steve Watts, Apr 15, 2011 9:20am PDT

Valve is letting users earn early access to Portal 2, but nothing in life comes free. First, they need to band together to restart GlaDOS, by playing Potato Sack games.


Portal 2 'boots' were made for falling

By Xav de Matos, Apr 13, 2011 3:45pm PDT

Portal 2 is just around the corner. Celebrate technological advancement by watching a video about the franchise's high-tech footwear.


Portal 2 PS3 Steamworks features detailed

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2011 11:45am PDT

Valve details the Steamworks features you can expect from the PlayStation 3 version of Portal 2, and reveals how you'll link the accounts to access them.


Indie games the subject of more Portal 2 shenanigans

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2011 5:00pm PDT

Valve has released a lengthy list of updates to various games today, lending more threads to the rich tapestry that is the Potato Fool's Day alternate reality game (ARG).


Portal 2 trailer introduces the consumer version of the sentry turret

By Xav de Matos, Apr 05, 2011 12:15pm PDT

A new trailer for Valve's upcoming puzzle sequel Portal 2 features Aperture Laboratories founder Cave Johnson revealing the consumer-grade version of its turret...


Portal 2 trailer demonstrates bot trust

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 28, 2011 11:00am PDT

Why should you invest in Aperture Science? Because of its remarkable progress in the field of trust and cooperation, for one reason.


Portal 2 kicks off 'investment' trailer series

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Valve kicked off a new trailer series for Portal 2, introducing game concepts as Aperture Science "investment opportunties." First up: panels.


Interview: Portal 2 project lead Joshua Weier and writer Erik Wolpaw

By Xav de Matos, Mar 21, 2011 2:00pm PDT

Shacknews talks corporate culture, the process of effective storytelling, and making changes to a a fan favorite with Portal 2 project lead Joshua Weier and writer Erik Wolpaw from Valve Software...


Portal 2 'TV Spot' has fun with science

By Xav de Matos, Mar 17, 2011 4:00pm PDT

A sure sign that Valve is set to launch a new title is the release of a television commercial for the product in question. Luckily for gamers...


Portal 2 Preview

By Xav de Matos, Mar 12, 2011 7:00am PST

At PAX East 2011, Valve shows off some character moments in the upcoming puzzle-adventure, Portal 2. Shacknews has the scoop, cake references no longer included...


Portal 2 on PS3 Will Not Feature Move Support [Updated]

By Steve Watts, Feb 17, 2011 11:00am PST

[Update 13:30] Portal 2 won't support the PlayStation Move after all. Chet Faliszek replied to Shacknews, calling it a "lost in translation" error...


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Daily Filter: February 14, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 14, 2011 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


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