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To Boldly Go: Five Mind-Blowing Worlds in Sci-Fi Games

Sci-fi games take us to new and inspiring places, from corrupted Earth to wholly alien and impossible environments. Here are our five favorite...

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The Top 25 Games of the Last Generation

As we near the end of the last-generation consoles, we take a moment to review the most engaging and impactful games we played on PlayStation 3, Xbox...

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Video Game Length: A Balancing Act Between Customer And Developer Desire

Game length is a factor many people cite in whether a game is worth the price, but many games pad their core story with sidequests and collectibles...

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Top 10 Spiritual Successor Video Games

Just because a video game bears a brand new title, that doesn't mean it's totally original. Here's our list of the 10 best spiritual video game...

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Portal 3 Gameplay Has an Obvious Direction to Go

Valve has not announced Portal 3, but if such a game ever happens, it has one obvious direction it could go with its gameplay.

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10 Best Red Herrings In Video Game Stories

The best video games have stories full of twists and turns, and these red herrings play a role in making sure players don't see what's coming.

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Dota 2 Cave Johnson Portal Voice Pack Revealed

Dota 2 is getting a new announcer voice pack, this time featuring Aperture Science CEO Cave Johnson from the Portal series.

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Portal 2 Director Talks Cut Content

During an interview, the director of Portal 2 reveals several stories behind some of the content that never made it into the final game.

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Portal Player Makes Turret Using Pumpkin

A Portal fan celebrates Halloween with a unique jack-o-lantern inspired by the Sentry Turret in the game, which even Xbox approves of.

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The Orange Box Is Still One of the Best Bundles in Gaming History

With The Orange Box recently marking its 15-year anniversary, the selection of iconic titles makes for one of gaming's most valuable bundles.

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Exploring Portal Mods That Reinvent The Game

Thanks to Valve's support, the Portal series has grown a thriving fanbase of developers who've created many innovative mods that reinvent the game.

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Portal RTX Revealed With Impressive Trailer

Portal is one of the most beloved puzzle games in recent gaming history, and a new trailer shows it's being updated with Nvidia's ray tracing tech.

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News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

Real-life Portal cake and Minecraft swords, the ultimate game console, Deadpool release date, mobile Jak and Daxter, the science behind BioShock...

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Museum of Modern Art Adding Video Game Collection in 2013

New York's Museum of Modern Art has announced they have begun acquiring a healthy collection of reputable video games, and will put them on display...

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J.J. Abrams Says 'Star Trek' Game Hurt the Franchise; Talks 'Portal' & 'Half-Life' Movies

Director J.J. Abrams expresses his disappointment in the recent 'Star Trek: The Video Game' and outlines his approach to adapting films from Valve's...

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Assassin's Creed Valhalla Player Finds Portal Reference

Players discover an intriguing throw-back reference to Valve's Portal in Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Valhalla, alongside numerous other nods.

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Every Game Featured at The February 2022 Nintendo Direct

The February 2022 Nintendo Direct includes updates for titles like Metroid Dread, as well as bigger surprises like a new Mario Strikers game.

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The Most Iconic Video Game Food

There are plenty of games with cooking, but there are only a few menu items from video games that many gamers will know on sight.

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World Video Game Hall of Fame Announces 12 Candidates for 2021

The Strong has announced this year's 12 candidates to be inducted into the National Museum of Play's World Video Game Hall of Fame.

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GR Pick: Video Game Cufflinks

When I recently got married I wanted to bring some of my "gamerness" into the wedding. After my fiance shot down the idea of Mario and Peach or Link...

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Play It Again, Samus: Five Soundtracks With Amazing Video Game Music

Video game music can be heartbreaking, uplifting, or inspirational, and these five video game soundtracks, plus five honorable mentions, are some of...

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The Best Comic Books Based On Video Games

Most video game adaptations to other mediums are flops, but these comics based on games all manage to deliver amazing stories that enhance the...

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10 Crazy Video Game Fan Theories

After reading these 10 crazy video game fan theories, gamers will never look at games like Animal Crossing, The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim, and more the...

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Nintendo's Upcoming Games Will Make the Switch OLED Shine

While there's a tonne of upcoming Nintendo Switch games, there are some of them that will really look and feel their best on the Switch OLED model.

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Steam Coming to Mac: Confirmed

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GR Pick: 'Minecraft Portal' Trailer and Gameplay Footage

'Minecraft' continues to be the go-to title for modders who want to recreate their favorite titles using 3D blocks. Check out the 'Minecraft Portal'...

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The 'Portal 2' Legos Are Not a Lie

With the necessary 10,000 votes creeping ever closer, the 'Portal 2' LEGO set dreamed up by Team Jigsaw may become a reality.

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Super Mario-Portal Crossover Adds Six-Person Online Multiplayer

Anyone who is a fan of StabYourself's Portal and Super Mario Bros. crossover will get a kick out of this first test footage of a six-person online...

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