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Played the first few levels on single player.

Have to force my self to stop so i can catch some sleep.
Love the visuals.
Going to try Co-op tomorrow cool.gif
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GH0 and I just played coop for like 2 hours, it's lots of epic lulz. Although I won a bunch of stuff, but nothing appeared in my backpack, which makes me sad...
    
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post #114 of 295
Portal 2 is a console port. Or so it seems. Here's a few screenshots taken by people over at the Steam forums.
http://img24.imageshack.us/f/portal2...900173381.jpg/
http://img171.imageshack.us/img171/1012/portals.jpg
http://forums.steampowered.com/forum...1847656&page=2
Posts showing such screenshots along with threads mentioning them are being deleted! Can't believe Valve is doing this.

EDIT: This is the justification given by 'jmccaskey':
It's easy for strings like this to get mixed up during development. On the console versions we can fail cert for not having a string warning the user not to shut off the console. We can also fail cert if the string says "Please don't turn your PC off...". So as such the strings get changed to be appropriate on the console (usually during the phase where we are heavily testing consoles and working to pass cert late in development). In this case it looks like a bug that the string was also changed on the PC version.

That really has no bearing on which platform is the "lead" platform, all of the platforms are important to us and it's certainly not true that the game was built for consoles and then ported to PC. Like most of our past titles PC in fact tends to be the most used platform internally during much of development, though consoles get plenty of love too since we want to ensure quality across the board.
Edited by Atrophy - 4/19/11 at 12:07am
post #115 of 295
im stuck on teh repultion gen level its the second or third one with the long gap before the exit any advice??

ps if you go to options then controller layout its epic fails XD
Edited by Onions - 4/19/11 at 12:45am
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End credits song I recorded after I beat it. Doesn't really ruin anything, imo, so I'll just post it up real quick. Single player took me a grand total of ~4 hours. It takes me ~1.5 hours to burn through Portal 1, so they seem to have delivered on their "double the length of Portal" promise. We'll just have to wait and see about coop, though.


Also, I never got that "Please don't turn off your console" message. All I got was the standard "Saving game..." I don't really consider this a console port, at least not a blatant one. Sure, the graphics aren't as great as other games, but really, it's a pretty damn old engine. I hope everyone enjoys it.
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That song sucks.
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got a question. When i started up portal 2 today after preloading it, i somehow now have all the counter strikes and HL2 games, only had hl2 epi 1,2 and lostcoast, now i have blueshift opposing force,deathmatch and n other, as well as ricochet, day of defeat ect. Is this part of preloading. None of this appeared in my transactions. I didn't have any of these before

Also i dont have my skin yet for preloading
Edited by anthony92 - 4/19/11 at 4:18am
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Played a bit of the single player story mode this morning. It seems a lot smoother than Portal 1 on my "olde" machine. Otherwise no issues or bugs so far
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Hey, can you guys tell me if I would be okey playing the Coop first and then single player after. I got a friend whos gonna be finishing this game a long time before me, and I really want to play coop with him before he tries it out so none of us know the solutions and he doesnt spoil. but im just worried that then there will be single player spoilers, but then a lot of people say that the story in SP and coop has nothing to do with each other. So I should be good right ?
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