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I hope co-op is fun, because 5 hours for single-player on a game I pre-ordered at full price is ridiculous. This should have been $20. I enjoyed the campaign, but 4.5 hours? Seriously? It wasn't like I was trying to whip through it, I just figured everything out quickly and did the puzzles. I didn't look for Easter eggs, but I'm not sure if it's worth it to replay.

Like the above poster said, any other company pushing a 5 hour campaign out the door for FULL PRICE on a PRIMARILY SINGLE-PLAYER game would get such a hard backlash. Valve does it and we're supposed to bow and swoon? What would you say if Bioshock only lasted 4 hours? Or Half-Life? Or the original Call of Duty? Reviewers would have given them 7/10 for being a great game, but not worth it a full price for the amount of time you get, regardless of multiplayer options.

Co-op better be fantastic, because single-player makes me think "Valve, I am disappoint."
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Ok time to question now.

What kind of game is this? I read some about it and looks weird. i haven't played portal 1 and wont play it. I am downloading portal 2 and will play it on my setup .

Anyone played it? How is it? I want some true answers. not ones from fanboys and portal fanatics.
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Ok time to question now.

What kind of game is this? I read some about it and looks weird. i haven't played portal 1 and wont play it. I am downloading portal 2 and will play it on my setup .

Anyone played it? How is it? I want some true answers. not ones from fanboys and portal fanatics.
its not very long but every second of it is interesting, funny and challenging.

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Epona, I'm not picking on you specifically, but this type of attitude really annoys me. If Activision did something like this, or Ubisoft (5-6 hr single player campaign and microtransactions on day one), this whole forum would be up in arms about it, ranting and raving about how evil those publishers are. Valve has done it, and people are just saying "oh, this doesn't bug me at all." Why is that? Seems really hypocritical to me.
yes because powerful weapons, chapters and powerups often included as day 1 dlc are the same as simply cosmetic items that don't do anything and can be unlocked through gameplay.
Edited by Nalty - 4/19/11 at 4:04pm
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http://steamcommunity.com/groups/gol...56966057690364

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http://steamcommunity.com/groups/gol...56966057690364

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Can I get Portal 2 lol
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Unfortunately I'm not getting an extra copy of Portal 2, BUT I did preorder it for PS3, so I don't know how that extra copy works. Left 4 Dead 2 just appeared on my account, so I have the full collection now.
    
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I have completed the single player and co-op, (co-op can be "completed"). I had fun but the singleplayer is dissapointingly short at 5 hours, co-op was actually quite fun as well, but only 3 hours and you clear that as well.
Fun but short, i enjoyed my 8 hours of play, but i have now cleared all the content there is nothing new left for me to do :/. Unless co-op gets a custom maps thing or something i don't see myself playing this game that much past a few weeks.
What I played was great but now i feel a bit dissapointed at the lack of content. Theres only so many times you cna do the same test .

tl;dr campaign good, co-op good, 8 hours game play total (5 sp+3-4 Co-op), little replay value.
    
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Now that Portal 2 has made me aware that super 8 features Kyle Chandler - I cannot freakin wait for that movie!!!
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If anyone has an extra copy of Portal 2, I'll buy it.
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this is on the crappy DirectX 9 Source engine still right?
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