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Personally, I got 5-6 hours out of SP, 5-6 out of MP, and another 3 so far with developer commentary. That's with not replaying any levels more than once (besides the commentary ones where I need to...). I figure $40/~15 hours I paid is completely worth it. The story was never boring, the thought that went into every single piece of the game is apparent and immersing, and I'm still chuckling and in awe at different parts of the story. Sure, it isn't a 15 hours SP campaign. But that is because rather than drawing it out and watering it down, they made a practically perfect SP experience.

Unfortunately, with Portal you never can get enough even if it WERE a 20 hour SP game. Personally, I figure they'll be releasing some DLC in a bit anyway. But yeah, purchase was definitely worth my money. I still have yet to regret buying any Valve game.
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I am getting this game on payday
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The game was just long enough so it wouldn't get stale. You shouldn't expect something that is not in the game's genre. It was right on on that. The gels were a nice addition, it went well with the portals.

The point I am making is, the game left me with a great feeling, climbing the elevator at the end, listening to the end song, and that's what makes it top on my heart. It makes you feel you accomplished something, and had fun (and frustration) in between.
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This game is truly one of the best ever made. the only part i have a issue about is the loading screens. seems like it makes the screen go black to many times....... they should have kept it like the original portal in that aspect, other than that i love it

Yeah, the loading screens really kill the flow. Like when you go through that tube... And then it loads. THEN you finish going through the tube. Ruins it.
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I never really noticed the loadings that much, but I do agree, it affects the flow.
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Already made 44K+ steps in MP
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I've heard a lot about this game and seen the trailer for it. But what is it ? The objective?
To be honest it not for me but my other half is looking a game.

Is there a playable demo?
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I've heard a lot about this game and seen the trailer for it. But what is it ? The objective?
To be honest it not for me but my other half is looking a game.

Is there a playable demo?
The best demo is probably the original Portal. It's $10 on Steam. I would buy that or find someone with an extra copy since anyone who pre-ordered Portal 2 got it and it was free for a while.
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Anyone else notice this? read the "Note"
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I just completed the game. I have no idea how you could play this game and complete the Single campaign in 5-6 hrs. According to Steam it took me closer to 9 hrs to beat. The puzzles take time to figure out, at least for me. Also with eyefinity you lose the crosshair to aim (didn't know there was one till I read a review), so that could have impacted my time. I liked it, the puzzles were not easy but not frustrating either. The graphics were unfortunately bland and not much to look at, but the voice acting was fun to listen to.
I haven't tried coop yet, hopefully soon some of my friends will pick up a copy and I will be able to try it out.
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