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My non-gaming girlfriend was willing to watch me play for an hour before making a single comment that I had completely disregarded her for that period of time.

This never happens.

The game is thoroughly enjoyable. It has got to be the best written game in a long time, and the voice acting for the script is incredible.

Honestly, I am quite frugal when it comes to games. I very rarely shell out $30, let alone $40 for a game, and I believe this game would have easily been worth a $60 price tag.

If you enjoy puzzles, you will love this game. If you enjoy humor as well, this game will find its way quickly to your top 5 favorite games of all time.
 
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LOL. I wish, more like $30.
Still worth the wait.
I feel bad for it, but there has never been a single game ive bought for within $20 of launch price, and I dont intend to start now.
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Does Valve give you the option to play co-op on one PC like with L4D?
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I never played Portal 1..

shame on me huh..?
Yes, very much.
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post #24 of 66
eh i'd say wait for a price drop. i'm doing that right now.
I just don't think that a game using an engine from 2004 is worth the full price :/
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I'm waiting to when it goes on sale @ target cause i got a gift card and i also have never played the original portal (didn't game at that time)

I love puzzle games like Proffesor Layton and the curious village (spent like 24 straight hours seriously) can't wait to try out this game

I'd pay $40 for it but not $50 because that's way too much money for any game
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I just don't think that a game using an engine from 2004 is worth the full price :/
My thoughts exactly.
 
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eh i'd say wait for a price drop. i'm doing that right now.
I just don't think that a game using an engine from 2004 is worth the full price :/
I'd rather have a game reuse an engine and add ingenuity, humor, and excitement.

Portal was never about the graphics, it was about having fun trying to solve puzzles, with snarky comments being made. The sequel brings up the fun factor to a whole new level.
 
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Portal 2 is by far the best game since Portal 1

This has been Cave Johnson - We're done here.
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I never played Portal 1..

shame on me huh..?
Yah, you should /thyself
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I bought it for $35 from Bestbuy at launch...worth every penny.
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