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Portal 2 review

Portal 2

Portal 2 is a highly imaginative, physics-based puzzle game that will test your mental toughness. If you're up for the challenge, it's one of the most rewarding gaming experiences you'll ever have.

The original Portal was a surprise hit when it was released in 2007. It's a short but intense game that's best described as a physics-based puzzle game. Portal 2 is a sequel that improves on the original in every way.

The story picks up several years after the events of the original game. You're once again put in the shoes of Chell, a test subject in the Aperture Science Laboratories. The evil AI GLaDOS is back, and she's determined to make your life a living hell.

Gameplay

In Portal 2, the player again controls the protagonist, Chell, from a first-person perspective. The majority of the gameplay takes place in large, featureless chambers separated by portals. These portals allow the player to navigate the environment by walking into one and appearing on the other side of a pre-determined location. The player must use physics and the portals to navigate the environment, solving puzzles along the way.

The game introduces new gameplay elements, including tractor beams, laser redirection and light bridges, which are used to navigate the environment and bypass obstacles. These new elements are combined with the series' core mechanic of using portals to move between rooms. The game also features a cooperative multiplayer mode, which tasks players with working together to complete puzzle chambers.

Graphics

Graphics are improved from the first game. The colors are more vibrant and the textures are more realistic. The game also features a new mechanic called "Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device" which allows you to create two portals and walk through them.

Replayability

There is a lot of replayability in Portal 2. The puzzles are randomized, so each time you play you will have a different experience. Additionally, there are a lot of achievements to unlock, and many secrets to find. Finally, the co-operative mode is very fun and can be played over and over again.

Pros

A unique and captivating storyline that is thoroughly enjoyable

Extremely fun and rewarding co-operative game play

Gorgeous and clever visuals and level design

A wealth of content that will keep players occupied for hours on end

Cons

Some co-operative puzzles can be quite frustrating

Player can easily become lost or confused in the game's labyrinthine world

Conclusion

Overall, Portal 2 is an excellent game. It is challenging, entertaining, and humorous. The puzzles are clever and the story is intriguing. I highly recommend this game to anyone who enjoys puzzle games or FPS games.

 

Portal 2

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Author: Valve
Size: 8 GB available space

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