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GlaDOS actress set to voice mysterious title

Voice actress Ellen McLain - the classically trained opera singer behind Portal's GlaDOS - is set to lend her talents to a mysterious new game from Valve.

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What more can I say ?

Dare I say... anything even remotely related to Half-Life ?


EDIT:

For those of you saying that the new game might be Dota 2, I have some doubts.

And I have a reason for that:

I have just been listening to an interview John Patrick Lowrie gave to Caboos15, which was uploaded to Youtube on the 2nd of July. And in that interview he clearly mentions (jump to minute 8:25) that he is recording 4 different characters for Dota 2 (he refers to it by it's full name - Defense of the ancients), so it's apparently not a secret. And if he wrote the tweet mentioned in the source, one month later, why would he refer to Dota 2 as a "new game" when he had already mentioned it before ?


EDIT:

If for any reason you don't know who Ellen McLain is, this is an excellent opportunity to get to know her a little:


This is from last month, Friday July 15th, at the Anime Midwest Convention 2011

Her husband John Patrick Lowrie, who wrote the tweet in the source article above, is playing the music. Oh, and if you get to the last part where he talks, you'll definitely remember his voice

Enjoy! There is also a 6 part video with her telling some things about how she got to make all the voice overs in the Valve games and answering questions from the audience.


They are both lovely and a cool couple
Edited by tpi2007 - 8/4/11 at 8:41pm
 
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post #2 of 42
Interesting can't wait to hear the official announcement!
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Probably DOTA2, since Ellen appears in practically every valve game, why wouldn't she not appear in this?
     
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Anything new from Valve is always a good thing. It's Valve, I have yet to play a Valve game I havn't loved, and I have them all.
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Anything new from Valve is always a good thing. It's Valve, I have yet to play a Valve game I havn't loved, and I have them all.
I still play Ricochet
    
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i am going to keep praying to the valve gods that its HL3 and not dota related.
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Probably DOTA2, since Ellen appears in practically every valve game, why wouldn't she not appear in this?
This. But not so much "why wouldn't she not appear in this?" but more because I think they will use her as some sort of narrator in DOTA 2.
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Probably dota 2. Valve's focus has to be on that game ATM with all the big announcements regarding it.
    
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She's probably the announcer in DOTA2.
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If it is episode 3....I'm gonna have to play through all the HL2 games bc I just flat out don't remember.
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