History VideoGame / Portal

6th Nov '16 10:56:49 AM N8han11
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* ''[[VideoGame/LegoDimensions LEGO Dimensions]]'' (2015): A CrisisCrossover where Franchise/{{Batman}}, [[WesternAnimation/TheLegoMovie Wyldstyle]] & [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Gandalf]] explore various dimensions to find a way to defeat [[OmnicidalManiac Lord Vortech]]. One location they visit is Aperture Science, and [=GLaDOS=] plays a supporting role as an antagonist throughout the level and later in the game, [[spoiler: and even gets into an argument with [[Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey HAL 9000]] at one point]]. There is also a level pack that is more-or-less a continuation of the Portal series story featuring Chell (as the playable character), [=GLaDOS=] and Wheatley. [[spoiler: the ending song for the game, like the previous ''Portal'' games, was written by Johnathan Coulton and sung by Ellen [=McLain=].]]

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* ''[[VideoGame/LegoDimensions LEGO Dimensions]]'' (2015): A CrisisCrossover where Franchise/{{Batman}}, [[WesternAnimation/TheLegoMovie Wyldstyle]] & [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Gandalf]] explore various dimensions to find a way to defeat [[OmnicidalManiac Lord Vortech]]. One location they visit is Aperture Science, and [=GLaDOS=] plays a supporting role as an antagonist throughout the level and later in the game, [[spoiler: and even gets into an argument with [[Film/TwoThousandOneASpaceOdyssey HAL 9000]] at one point]]. There is also a level pack that is more-or-less a continuation of the Portal series story featuring Chell (as the playable character), [=GLaDOS=] and Wheatley. [[spoiler: the The ending song for the game, like the previous ''Portal'' games, was written by Johnathan Coulton and sung by Ellen [=McLain=].]]
25th Jul '16 3:02:07 AM Morgenthaler
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* CanonImmigrant: [=GLaDOS=] will star in the ''DefenseGridTheAwakening'' DLC ''Defense Grid: YouMonster''.

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* CanonImmigrant: [=GLaDOS=] will star in the ''DefenseGridTheAwakening'' ''VideoGame/DefenseGridTheAwakening'' DLC ''Defense Grid: YouMonster''.
9th Jul '16 10:30:05 AM Morgenthaler
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* DeadlyEnvironmentPrison: There are multiple indications throughout the series that the world outside the Aperture Science complex poses more danger to Chell than the tests endlessly invented by the murderous AI GLaDOS inside.
1st Jul '16 7:16:31 AM longWriter
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* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Aperture Science CEO Cave Johnson, according to the company's {{backstory}}. His many questionable acts include founding a shower curtain manufacturing company named Aperture Science, believing time was flowing backwards as he laid on his death bed, and deciding that developing a [[StopHelpingMe Heimlich Counter-Maneuver]] and creating a [[EvilIsPetty Take-A-Wish Foundation]] were two important plans for Aperture Science's future ([[TimeyWimeyBall or past, as he saw it]]). Even the portal project was originally developed because, [[http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2010/03/24/aperture-science_3a00_-a-history.aspx in Johnson's own words]]:

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* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Aperture Science CEO Cave Johnson, according to the company's {{backstory}}. His many questionable acts include founding a shower curtain manufacturing company named Aperture Science, believing time was flowing backwards as he laid on his death bed, and deciding that developing a [[StopHelpingMe [[UnwantedAssistance Heimlich Counter-Maneuver]] and creating a [[EvilIsPetty Take-A-Wish Foundation]] were two important plans for Aperture Science's future ([[TimeyWimeyBall or past, as he saw it]]). Even the portal project was originally developed because, [[http://www.gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2010/03/24/aperture-science_3a00_-a-history.aspx in Johnson's own words]]:
27th Jun '16 9:32:59 AM TheBuddy26
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* ''VideoGame/TheLab'' (2016): A TechDemoGame for virtual reality, taking place in an Aperture Science pocket universe.

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* ''VideoGame/TheLab'' ''The Lab'' (2016): A TechDemoGame for virtual reality, taking place in an Aperture Science pocket universe.
9th Apr '16 3:04:06 PM crashkey
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'''There are two installments in the series:'''

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'''There are two installments '''Officially published games in the series:'''




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* ''VideoGame/TheLab'' (2016): A TechDemoGame for virtual reality, taking place in an Aperture Science pocket universe.
19th Mar '16 3:01:29 AM pvsage
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* AutoTune: Ellen [=McLain=]'s voice is processed through a harmonizer to make [=GLaDOS=]'s voice sound computer-generated.
15th Feb '16 4:58:42 PM MisterVercetti
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* ''VideoGame/PortalPinball'' (2015): A PinballSpinoff available for ''VideoGames/ZenPinball'' (''Pinball FX'' for Microsoft platforms). It takes most of its cues from ''Portal 2'', though there are some nods to the first game as well.
5th Feb '16 6:00:10 AM mephistos
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* ''[[http://www.thinkwithportals.com/comic/ Lab Rat,]]'' a short comic taking place before the original game centering on the schizophrenic Aperture scientist Doug Rattman (they guy who wrote all those messages saying TheCakeIsALie) around the time that [=GLaDOS=] was activated.

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* ''[[http://www.thinkwithportals.com/comic/ Lab Rat,]]'' a short comic taking place before the original game centering on the schizophrenic Aperture scientist Doug Rattman (they (the guy who wrote all those messages saying TheCakeIsALie) around the time that [=GLaDOS=] was activated.
5th Jan '16 8:29:08 AM 8BrickMario
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* RoomFullOfCrazy: Several backstage areas show insane scrawlings and disturbing drawings, [[spoiler: done by Doug Rattmann.]]
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