Gamasutra is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
July 24, 2021
arrowPress Releases

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

Valve Confirms  Portal 2  For Holiday 2010

Valve Confirms Portal 2 For Holiday 2010

March 5, 2010 | By Kris Graft

March 5, 2010 | By Kris Graft
More: Console/PC

After more than a year of ongoing rumors and more recent teasing from Valve Software, the Half-Life studio confirmed that Portal 2, the sequel to 2007's revered puzzle-shooter, is coming this holiday.

The original Portal released with Valve's Orange Box compilation, which also included Team Fortress 2 and Half-Life 2 along with its two subsequent episodes. The Orange Box released on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC, although Valve did not confirm platforms or specific release dates for the sequel.

The critically-lauded original received over 70 awards according to Valve. Portal came about following a project from DigiPen Institute of Technology students who created a game called Narbacular Drop, which featured portal-style gameplay. Valve hired on a number of Narbacular's team members to work on Portal.

In recent days, Valve had been dropping hints that something new was on the way by updating the existing Portal game with abstract clues.

Related Jobs

Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States

Engine Programmer
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States

Character TD
Sony PlayStation
Sony PlayStation — San Diego, California, United States

Environment Outsource Review Artist
Egosoft GmbH
Egosoft GmbH — Würselen, Germany

Senior Game Programmer

Loading Comments

loader image