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Valve brought me into PC gaming and I doubt they'll be sending me away from it any time soon.
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It's built on the the Source engine... The Source engine isn't a console port, therefore Portal 2 cannot be a console port.
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post #53 of 85
Valve is a computer game company, not a console company.

notice that the orange box wasn't a console game, is was a computer game ported to console, you can totally tell when you play it, it was meant to be played on the computer.

If you play the HL for dreamcast it is also very apparent there that it is a computer game.


valve will always be loyal to computers because they aren't able to get steam on a console.
post #54 of 85
not at all. then again not all console ports are bad. Dead space is a console port and thank god for it.
post #55 of 85
This thread is stupid. If the game is a console port, we are doomed. And it's not going to be.

Also, VALVe are making so much $$$$ from PC i don't see why they would stop it noaw
post #56 of 85
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Originally Posted by SHNS0 View Post
This.
And anyway, it's not like Valve's games are famous for the graphics.
i love the source engine. and portal 2 looks AMAZINGly good from the videos i've seen. I think valve is really overhauling. wouldn't be surprised if their next game had DX11 (here's to hoping HL3 will have Dx11)
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Who bumped this thread? Should have let this troll thread just die @_@
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post #58 of 85
i like playing console ports because i started out gaming on an xbox
but i have yet to find a single PC exclusive game to see how my rig does
post #59 of 85
This is a game I don't care to much about graphics. And am happy as long as it runs smooth. Unlike Crysis which would be purchased because of graphics not so much game play and smoothness. But they failed. So Ill be looking forward to Portal 2 and BC3. This year, and try my best to forget about Crysis.
 
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Originally Posted by lattyware View Post
No, it's Valve. Don't be silly. Crytek spent their entire time lying and producing mediocre tech demos, Valve have spent their time improving the entire medium and moving the industry forward, all while producing great games. When they start letting me down, I'll start being skeptical.
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