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I just noticed that my steam friends window says someone is playing portal 2 on ps3.



Did I not get the memo?
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post #2 of 14
Portal 2 is the first game on PS3 to have Steam support. So yes, they are linked. You can link your PSN account with your Steam account.
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Will there be any cross platform chat or (though I highly doubt it) gameplay?
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You can cross-platform co-op in Portal 2 with PS3 and PC. Steam chat does work but ingame chat (which you open by pressing T) does not work.
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Portal 2 has cross platform play on the PS3, the problem is that most people haven't gotten a chance with the PSN outage.

Note: This is not a discussion about the PSN outage, please refrain from doing so in this thread.
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Originally Posted by subliminally incorrect View Post
yes.
I don't own a ps3 and honestly probably never will.

I just noticed this happening for the first time today as showed via steam friends and as far as I know this is the first cross platform stuff I have known to exist.

I dont know how close the release of portal 2 was to psn going down but I suppose that could have been the reasoning for me not seeing this sooner.
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post #7 of 14
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Originally Posted by Tw34k View Post
I just noticed this happening for the first time today as showed via steam friends and as far as I know this is the first cross platform stuff I have known to exist.
There has been a game before which allowed for Xbox 360 and PC cross-platform - Shadowrun.
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post #8 of 14
yes you can play and chat cross platform with portal 2. They also have it setup so that if you have portal 2 on your steam account through ps3, it will also allow you to download and play it on pc.
post #9 of 14
So, dose this means we pc gamers can play with ps3 gamers like bfbc2 black ops etc?

or isn't only portal 2?
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post #10 of 14
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Originally Posted by bigdog320 View Post
So, dose this means we pc gamers can play with ps3 gamers like bfbc2 black ops etc?

or isn't only portal 2?
only games that support it, so right now that is portal 2.
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