Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Video Game News › [EG] Portal 2 DLC Out This Summer.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[EG] Portal 2 DLC Out This Summer. - Page 8

post #71 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vhati View Post
and how long will that dlc last?

I'm sure most people have finished both singleplayer and co-op. What else do they have to do with the game now?
While the games aren't similar, look at what Valve has done with TF2. I have no doubt that they will continue to support Portal 2 for quite awhile.

Is Portal 2 going to be a game that you play on a daily or even weekly basis? No. However, that doesn't mean that both the single player and multiplayer element aren't worth the price of admission.

People these days are so obsessed with how long a game is. Who gives a damn if a game is 30 hours long if its terrible? Portal 2 offers around 10-12 hours of total playtime, and every second of that is fantastic. What more do you want?
KOKAYNE DAWKiNS
(16 items)
 
  
Reply
KOKAYNE DAWKiNS
(16 items)
 
  
Reply
post #72 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by waylo88 View Post
While the games aren't similar, look at what Valve has done with TF2. I have no doubt that they will continue to support Portal 2 for quite awhile.

Is Portal 2 going to be a game that you play on a daily or even weekly basis? No. However, that doesn't mean that both the single player and multiplayer element aren't worth the price of admission.

People these days are so obsessed with how long a game is. Who gives a damn if a game is 30 hours long if its terrible? Portal 2 offers around 10-12 hours of total playtime, and every second of that is fantastic. What more do you want?
Exactly. Portal cost less than the average game, and offered me more fun than I've had in a game for ages.

Yes, I'd love for it to be longer, but it was worth the money as it was. DLC, I'll be happy to get for free or pay for, the content is worth the money.
Shinobu
(16 items)
 
Nodoka
(16 items)
 
Index
(4 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570K Asus P8Z77-I Deluxe HD6450 Flex Crucial 16GB (2x 8GB) Ballistix Elite 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB TOSHIBA DT01ACA300 Arch Linux Dell UltraSharp U2713HM 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell U2410 Dell 2407WFP Cherry - Cherry Blue Switches (Unlabeled keys) Seasonic X-650 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
BitFenix Prodigy Black Logitech M570 Trackball Sennheiser HD595 Creative GigaWorks T20 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 3570K Zotac Z77-ITX WiFi EVGA 680 GTX Samsung 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung 256GB 830 Samsung SpinPoint HD501LJ Windows 7 Dell U2410 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Dell 2407WFP Dell E248WFP Cherry Black (MX Blue Switches, Blank Keys) Silverstone Sugi SG08B 
MouseAudioAudio
Logitech Trackman Logitech Z-5500 Sennheiser HD595s 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
AMD Athlon II X2 240e Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 Crucial 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 1600Mhz Ballistix Sport 1.5TB Hard Drives 
  hide details  
Reply
Shinobu
(16 items)
 
Nodoka
(16 items)
 
Index
(4 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570K Asus P8Z77-I Deluxe HD6450 Flex Crucial 16GB (2x 8GB) Ballistix Elite 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB TOSHIBA DT01ACA300 Arch Linux Dell UltraSharp U2713HM 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell U2410 Dell 2407WFP Cherry - Cherry Blue Switches (Unlabeled keys) Seasonic X-650 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
BitFenix Prodigy Black Logitech M570 Trackball Sennheiser HD595 Creative GigaWorks T20 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 3570K Zotac Z77-ITX WiFi EVGA 680 GTX Samsung 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung 256GB 830 Samsung SpinPoint HD501LJ Windows 7 Dell U2410 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Dell 2407WFP Dell E248WFP Cherry Black (MX Blue Switches, Blank Keys) Silverstone Sugi SG08B 
MouseAudioAudio
Logitech Trackman Logitech Z-5500 Sennheiser HD595s 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
AMD Athlon II X2 240e Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 Crucial 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 1600Mhz Ballistix Sport 1.5TB Hard Drives 
  hide details  
Reply
post #73 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by waylo88 View Post
While the games aren't similar, look at what Valve has done with TF2. I have no doubt that they will continue to support Portal 2 for quite awhile.

Is Portal 2 going to be a game that you play on a daily or even weekly basis? No. However, that doesn't mean that both the single player and multiplayer element aren't worth the price of admission.

People these days are so obsessed with how long a game is. Who gives a damn if a game is 30 hours long if its terrible? Portal 2 offers around 10-12 hours of total playtime, and every second of that is fantastic. What more do you want?
No. Just... No.

It offers around 7-8 hours of consistent, total, playtime. It's a fantastic game... for what it is. The additional features were a comic, a group of rather amusing videos and an interactive teaser... and a co-op session. I'd not played through the session but it took me maybe two hours to complete the co-op session and watch all the added stuff. Great. $50 doesn't justify this game's purchase with that.

Not to mention they left out several of the things they showed you in the promo around a year ago. It's a fun game but I'm still bummed about the dev team leaving out the few added features that they had showed "would be in the game."
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-6300HQ Dell Proprietary 4GB Nvidia GTX 960M Samsung 12GB (1x8GB 1x4GB) DDR3L 1600 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
256GB SanDisk M.2 SSD 1TB HGST 7.2k HDD Custom Cooling by Dell Solutions Windows 10 Home 64-Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
15.6" 1920x1080 IPS Screen Dell 130w PSU Logitech G602 Wireless 
Mouse Pad
Xtrac 'Ripper' Mouse Pad 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-2760QM Toshiba Qosmio X775 Nvidia 1.5GB GTX 560M 8GB DDR3 1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
120GB Samsung 830 SSD + 1TB HGST 7200RPM HDD CD/DVD-RW Stock Windows 10 Home 64-Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
17.3" - 1600x900 Standard backlit 180w Power Adapter Logitech G500s 
Audio
Harmon/Kardon Onboard 
  hide details  
Reply
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-6300HQ Dell Proprietary 4GB Nvidia GTX 960M Samsung 12GB (1x8GB 1x4GB) DDR3L 1600 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
256GB SanDisk M.2 SSD 1TB HGST 7.2k HDD Custom Cooling by Dell Solutions Windows 10 Home 64-Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
15.6" 1920x1080 IPS Screen Dell 130w PSU Logitech G602 Wireless 
Mouse Pad
Xtrac 'Ripper' Mouse Pad 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-2760QM Toshiba Qosmio X775 Nvidia 1.5GB GTX 560M 8GB DDR3 1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
120GB Samsung 830 SSD + 1TB HGST 7200RPM HDD CD/DVD-RW Stock Windows 10 Home 64-Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
17.3" - 1600x900 Standard backlit 180w Power Adapter Logitech G500s 
Audio
Harmon/Kardon Onboard 
  hide details  
Reply
post #74 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by Imglidinhere View Post
No. Just... No.

It offers around 7-8 hours of consistent, total, playtime. It's a fantastic game... for what it is. The additional features were a comic, a group of rather amusing videos and an interactive teaser... and a co-op session. I'd not played through the session but it took me maybe two hours to complete the co-op session and watch all the added stuff. Great. $50 doesn't justify this game's purchase with that.

Not to mention they left out several of the things they showed you in the promo around a year ago. It's a fun game but I'm still bummed about the dev team leaving out the few added features that they had showed "would be in the game."
I sincerely doubt that you played through the entire co-op (5 areas) in 2 hours. And in my case, it was only $40. $80 for a 2 pack. I'm not sure what extra features you're referring to that were left out, (point them out?) but the DLC will very likely cover that. I would have liked for there to have been situations where one player in co-op is entrapped, such as in a room with spiked walls closing in to crush him, and the other player must act quick to get them out.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 4/28/11 at 12:27pm
Gaming Rig
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k, 4.6GHz, 1.304v ASRock P67 Extreme4 Gen3 2x Sapphire HD7970 OC with Boost, 1150 MHz/1550... 2x4GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro Samsung 750GB HD753LJ Samsung F3 ASUS 24X DVD Combo Drive 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Noctua DH14 Windows 8 Professional x64 Crossover 27Q 27" IPS LED, 2560x1440 Logitech G11 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX750 Cooler Master HAF932 Logitech G500 Custom 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
Creative X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty 2x Dayton B652 Bookshelf Dayton DTA-100A Amplifier Dayton 12" SUB-1200 Subwoofer 
  hide details  
Reply
Gaming Rig
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 2500k, 4.6GHz, 1.304v ASRock P67 Extreme4 Gen3 2x Sapphire HD7970 OC with Boost, 1150 MHz/1550... 2x4GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro Samsung 750GB HD753LJ Samsung F3 ASUS 24X DVD Combo Drive 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Noctua DH14 Windows 8 Professional x64 Crossover 27Q 27" IPS LED, 2560x1440 Logitech G11 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX750 Cooler Master HAF932 Logitech G500 Custom 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
Creative X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty 2x Dayton B652 Bookshelf Dayton DTA-100A Amplifier Dayton 12" SUB-1200 Subwoofer 
  hide details  
Reply
post #75 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by frickfrock99 View Post
It'll probably be paid for consoles, but free for PC/MAC.

Valve wouldn't do wrong by us
I dunno....there is that "Do not turn off your console" thing while saving in the PC/Mac versions.
Biggus D.
(18 items)
 
Leo Laporte
(13 items)
 
Shooter McGavin
(24 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom II X6 Thuban 1090T @ 4GHz Asus Crosshair IV Formula 2x5870 in CrossfireX 2x4GB OCZ GOLD 1333MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2x1TB Samsung Spinpoint, 2x1TB Seagate Barracuda Samsung Super Multi + Samsung BluRay LS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 2 x Samsung 2494SW 24'' 16:9 1080p 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Razer Arctosa Silver Silverstone Strider ST-1000 Coolermaster HAF X Steelseries Kinzu 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 11.5x12.2 Surface 
  hide details  
Reply
Biggus D.
(18 items)
 
Leo Laporte
(13 items)
 
Shooter McGavin
(24 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Phenom II X6 Thuban 1090T @ 4GHz Asus Crosshair IV Formula 2x5870 in CrossfireX 2x4GB OCZ GOLD 1333MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2x1TB Samsung Spinpoint, 2x1TB Seagate Barracuda Samsung Super Multi + Samsung BluRay LS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 2 x Samsung 2494SW 24'' 16:9 1080p 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Razer Arctosa Silver Silverstone Strider ST-1000 Coolermaster HAF X Steelseries Kinzu 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 11.5x12.2 Surface 
  hide details  
Reply
post #76 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by Raven Dizzle View Post
I dunno....there is that "Do not turn off your console" thing while saving in the PC/Mac versions.
I don't know why everyone is reading so much into that. Someone didn't bother to change the text from one version to another. It's not like Portal 2 has any of the problems associated with being a console port, and Valve have a history of PC development. They have no reason to develop for console then port to PC, they have said they don't, and even if they did, the game obviously hasn't suffered for it, so what is the issue?
Shinobu
(16 items)
 
Nodoka
(16 items)
 
Index
(4 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570K Asus P8Z77-I Deluxe HD6450 Flex Crucial 16GB (2x 8GB) Ballistix Elite 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB TOSHIBA DT01ACA300 Arch Linux Dell UltraSharp U2713HM 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell U2410 Dell 2407WFP Cherry - Cherry Blue Switches (Unlabeled keys) Seasonic X-650 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
BitFenix Prodigy Black Logitech M570 Trackball Sennheiser HD595 Creative GigaWorks T20 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 3570K Zotac Z77-ITX WiFi EVGA 680 GTX Samsung 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung 256GB 830 Samsung SpinPoint HD501LJ Windows 7 Dell U2410 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Dell 2407WFP Dell E248WFP Cherry Black (MX Blue Switches, Blank Keys) Silverstone Sugi SG08B 
MouseAudioAudio
Logitech Trackman Logitech Z-5500 Sennheiser HD595s 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
AMD Athlon II X2 240e Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 Crucial 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 1600Mhz Ballistix Sport 1.5TB Hard Drives 
  hide details  
Reply
Shinobu
(16 items)
 
Nodoka
(16 items)
 
Index
(4 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570K Asus P8Z77-I Deluxe HD6450 Flex Crucial 16GB (2x 8GB) Ballistix Elite 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB TOSHIBA DT01ACA300 Arch Linux Dell UltraSharp U2713HM 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell U2410 Dell 2407WFP Cherry - Cherry Blue Switches (Unlabeled keys) Seasonic X-650 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
BitFenix Prodigy Black Logitech M570 Trackball Sennheiser HD595 Creative GigaWorks T20 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 3570K Zotac Z77-ITX WiFi EVGA 680 GTX Samsung 
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
Samsung 256GB 830 Samsung SpinPoint HD501LJ Windows 7 Dell U2410 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Dell 2407WFP Dell E248WFP Cherry Black (MX Blue Switches, Blank Keys) Silverstone Sugi SG08B 
MouseAudioAudio
Logitech Trackman Logitech Z-5500 Sennheiser HD595s 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
AMD Athlon II X2 240e Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 Crucial 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 1600Mhz Ballistix Sport 1.5TB Hard Drives 
  hide details  
Reply
post #77 of 92
Why you guys complaining? Remember PSN? They can't go online.. oh i forgot to mention.. xbox and psn don't have AF and AA And HIGHER physics.
post #78 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post
I sincerely doubt that you played through the entire co-op (5 areas) in 2 hours.
I had 8 hours logged in steam when I finished co-op and single player.

Maybe I'm just better at puzzles than the average person...
Hexafun
(9 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 8700k ASRock Fatal1ty Z370 Gaming-ITX/ac EVGA GTX 980 CORSAIR Vengeance 3733MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 960 Pro 2TB Corsair H100i v2 Windows 10 Pro Corsair AX850 Gold 
Case
Fractal Design Nano S 
  hide details  
Reply
Hexafun
(9 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 8700k ASRock Fatal1ty Z370 Gaming-ITX/ac EVGA GTX 980 CORSAIR Vengeance 3733MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 960 Pro 2TB Corsair H100i v2 Windows 10 Pro Corsair AX850 Gold 
Case
Fractal Design Nano S 
  hide details  
Reply
post #79 of 92
Haven't finished Portal 1 & 2, and I have Half-Life 2 with all the episodes that I've played for a grand total of 20mins.
The AMD machine
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1055t @ 3.8 GHZ Asus M4A79XTD EVO XFX Radeon 6850 1GB OCed G.Skill Ripsaw 16 GB (2x8GB) 1512 mhz @ 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
|WD Caviar Black 640GB|Seagate Barracudas 2TB X2| Lite-On Black 24X DVD Burner Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 24" das Keyboard Model S Brown  OCZ Fatal1ty 550W PSU Coolermaster Storm Scout 
MouseMouse Pad
Razor DeathAdder Narlyfish 
  hide details  
Reply
The AMD machine
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1055t @ 3.8 GHZ Asus M4A79XTD EVO XFX Radeon 6850 1GB OCed G.Skill Ripsaw 16 GB (2x8GB) 1512 mhz @ 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
|WD Caviar Black 640GB|Seagate Barracudas 2TB X2| Lite-On Black 24X DVD Burner Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
BenQ 24" das Keyboard Model S Brown  OCZ Fatal1ty 550W PSU Coolermaster Storm Scout 
MouseMouse Pad
Razor DeathAdder Narlyfish 
  hide details  
Reply
post #80 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zackcy View Post
Haven't finished Portal 1 & 2, and I have Half-Life 2 with all the episodes that I've played for a grand total of 20mins.
^^ Just FYI incase anyone was wondering.

Portal 2 is Epic.
Gaming 06/2008
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k Asrock z68 extreme3 gen3 HD5870 Sapphire G.SKILL Ares Series 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
SAMSUNG F3 1TB Disk Spinner Win 7 x64 24" Samsung 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
10 Key-less Cherry Blues 700w OCZ Centurion 590 Razer Death Adder 
Mouse Pad
Black 
  hide details  
Reply
Gaming 06/2008
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k Asrock z68 extreme3 gen3 HD5870 Sapphire G.SKILL Ares Series 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
SAMSUNG F3 1TB Disk Spinner Win 7 x64 24" Samsung 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
10 Key-less Cherry Blues 700w OCZ Centurion 590 Razer Death Adder 
Mouse Pad
Black 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Video Game News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Video Game News › [EG] Portal 2 DLC Out This Summer.