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I'm going to buy Portal 2 or Shogun 2, but i don't know which one yet.

So, i want you guys to help me choose. Why should i buy Portal 2 or Shogun 2 Total War ?
Or if you have pre-ordered one of these, i want your opinion.


Lemme know if you guys don't understand something i've said.
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Two very different games. I'm going for Portal 2, as I have my strategy fix with Starcraft II. Portal 2 also has many potentially industry-changing features (cross platform co-op play).

Also, if you buy Portal 2 for PS3, you get the PC version for free. 2 for 1.
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Portal 2 pre-ordered here
     
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Based on replay value alone; Shogun 2.

There are 10,000 Portal fanbois for every Total War fanboi. Take the opinions here with a grain of salt and remember that.

I guess my opinion on replay is pretty subjective and I'm sure someone will point that out and attack me for it.
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I'm going to be getting Shogun 2. Lots more replay value as each game you play will probably last longer than one game of Portal 2.

I don't think I have ever replayed portal actually but I know there is at least mods and maps to extend its life.

If shoguns multiplayer is any good that will also make it a better choice although I think portal 2 has coop this time around.
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Portal was good, Portal 2 is going to be way better Longer, co-op and all...
It's pretty much subjective which game you might like more.
     
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Portal was good, Portal 2 is going to be way better Longer, co-op and all...
It's pretty much subjective which game you might like more.

Yeah I know, thanks guys.
I'll just play shogun 2 demo and wait some more.
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post #8 of 25
Portal 2. :3
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Originally Posted by Segovax View Post
Based on replay value alone; Shogun 2.

There are 10,000 Portal fanbois for every Total War fanboi. Take the opinions here with a grain of salt and remember that.

I guess my opinion on replay is pretty subjective and I'm sure someone will point that out and attack me for it.
this

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Originally Posted by [nK]Sharp View Post
I'm going to be getting Shogun 2. Lots more replay value as each game you play will probably last longer than one game of Portal 2.

I don't think I have ever replayed portal actually but I know there is at least mods and maps to extend its life.

If shoguns multiplayer is any good that will also make it a better choice although I think portal 2 has coop this time around.
and this

knowing Valve there'll be a nice discount on it within a month or so
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Shogun demo out today. I suspect Shogun will have way more replay value, but who knows.
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