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  1. rePLAY!: Symphony of Heroes Producer, Jason Michael Paul on video...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... with the USF Chamber Singers. With selections spotlighting the atmospheric orchestrations of such mega-hits like Portal 2 , Halo , Bioshock , and Journey , rePLAY! appeals to gamers and classical music aficionados, ...

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  2. Behind-the-scenes 'Final Hours of Titanfall' app now availableRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Joystiq

    ... behind-the-scenes "Final Hours" series includes an episodic webseries on Square Enix's Tomb Raider reboot, an app for Portal 2 and one detailing the creation of Mass Effect 3 . Titanfall delivers fast-paced, near-future warfare that gives you the ...

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  3. Review: New 'Skylanders' Divide and ConquerRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2013 | EDGE

    ... else kids love: the video-game console. For the uninitiated: Skylanders are accompanied by a game disk and a "Portal of Power" that plugs into your Xbox, PlayStation or Wii. When you place a Skylander figurine on the portal, the character ...

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  4. Review: Trials Fusion's insane physics are still funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Canada.com

    ... your motorcycle to certain doom repeatedly. Interestingly, the commentator's quips and remarks reminded me of the Portal franchise . Just like in previous titles in the Trials franchise, the first few sets of levels in Trials Fusion can be completed ...

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  5. Titanfall Was Almost Destroyed By LawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kotaku

    ... released The Final Hours of Titanfall , a book-slash-app in the vein of his previous Final Hours projects like Portal 2 and Mass Effect 3 . Keighley sent us an early copy, and it's a great read, full of neat tidbits, cool visuals, and dramatic ...

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  6. GaymerX Will No Longer Hold an Annual LGBT ConferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday | IGN

    ... (originally announced as GaymerCon ) took place in August 2013, with big names such as BioWare's David Gaider and Portal's Ellen McLain amongst its 2,300 attendees. Katie Williams is a freelance writer and games journalist. She tweets at ...

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  7. The Best Video Game Wingmen EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IGN

    ... game they've given each other a reason to go on. The Weighted Companion Cube may the most popular accessory in the Portal universe, but as a character it's paper thin. Wheatley from Portal 2 , on the other hand, is a sphere with a winning--if ...

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  8. Gamer's Piece: Videogames: A superior art formRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Daily Campus

    ... examples that come to mind are the brilliant satire of "Grand Theft Auto V," the dark comedy we experience in "Portal 2," the tragedy of "Red Dead Redemption" and the grandness of "Final Fantasy VI." Video games have provided stories as enjoyable as ...

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  9. Out of Hell 15 April 20141Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | GamersHell.com

    ... States based on the network's hit animated series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles . The agreement includes JAKKS' Hero Portal TV video game platform, the next generation of JAKKS' Plug It In & Play TV Games products, large-scale figures and more. JAKKS ...

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  10. 5 laptops for the gamer in your lifeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Evening Sun

    ... it for my family anymore, or at least not for my avid gamer son.It's time to look for a new laptop that can handle Portal 2 and whatever new, fast-paced immersive worlds await. In our search for a new laptop, we're looking for a few key elements.A ...

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  11. I built a Portal 2 Test ChamberRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Self Deprecating Journalism

    I have been playing around with the Portal 2 level editor and it is very good for easy level building.

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  12. Amazon's Fire TV plays games, but it's no console contender - yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Detroit News

    ... over game development talent for more than a year. In the past two months alone, Amazon Game Studios brought on Portal designer Kim Swift and Splinter Cell designer Clint Hocking, both big names in the game industry. Earlier this year, Amazon ...

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  13. Tech Interview: Titanfall on Xbox 360Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Eurogamer

    ... stuff you need to get something running cross-platform. It was basically a heavily modified version of the Portal 2 codebase that just ran on high-spec PCs. Things started getting interesting when we finally got the thing to compile and boot on Xbox ...

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  14. Portal 2 Wall DecalsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | ThinkGeek

    ... Why are you waiting? Add a Sentry Turret Wall Decal to your house today. We'll be glad you did. Have questions about Portal 2 Wall Decals or your order? We monitor these comments daily, but it may be faster to email us directly or call us at ...

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  15. Top 5 Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Cakeless Dancers, Magical Doors, Killer Puppets and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Houston Press

    ... Stone Dance Company presents i was told there would be cake , one of our choices for Friday . Fans of the video game Portal might have more insight than the average dance-goer about the cake in question. As the catchphrase goes, the cake is a lie. ...

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  16. For Valve, is the Steam controller both a blessing and a curse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Tech Report

    ... the very latest Steam controller prototypes. Over a period of about 10 minutes, I gave the controller a shot in both Portal 2 and a Japanese-looking side-scroller whose name I can't recall. In Portal 2 , the Steam controller was so unlike anything ...

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  17. Review: New 'Skylanders' Divide and ConquerRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2013 | EDGE

    ... else kids love: the video-game console. For the uninitiated: Skylanders are accompanied by a game disk and a "Portal of Power" that plugs into your Xbox, PlayStation or Wii. When you place a Skylander figurine on the portal, the character ...

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  18. Amazon Fire TV offers affordable gaming and streamingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | State Press

    ... to build innovative games for customers," Amazon s aid in a statement to TechCrunch. Amazon also scored a coup as "Portal" designer Kim Swift and "Far Cry 2" creative director Clint Hocking were hired on at Amazon Game Studios. "Sev Zero," a sci-fi ...

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  19. Review: New 'Skylanders' Divide and ConquerRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2013 | EDGE

    ... else kids love: the video-game console. For the uninitiated: Skylanders are accompanied by a game disk and a "Portal of Power" that plugs into your Xbox, PlayStation or Wii. When you place a Skylander figurine on the portal, the character ...

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  20. Amazon's FireTV Is a Major Threat to Sony's PlayStation and Microsoft's XboxRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Motley Fool

    ... of Double Helix Games . Meanwhile, Amazon has snagged video game industry veterans behind well-regarded titles like Portal and Far Cry 2 . Quality exclusives often make or break a console -- Microsoft's Xbox might have never succeeded if it wasn't ...

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