- Awesome Music: "One-Eyed Maestro" when Chell is testing out the gels, and "In a Heartbeat" during a montage of Chell rescuing Wheatley/PERcy digging up Cave Johnson's body.
- Big-Lipped Alligator Moment - After Chell leaves to rescue Wheatley, some detectives investigate her lab and start making suggestive poses that distract the narrator.
- Creepy Awesome: Mainframe, the presumed Big Bad. From his nightmarish expressions as Cave Johnson to the fact that he exists at all despite Cave Johnson being dead, he makes for a creative spin on a preexisting character.
YMMV / Portal 3