Portal

Aperture Science is a secret weapons research organization in competition with Black Mesa. Chell is a test subject at the “Enrichment Center” facility who awakens to find an A.I. construct called GlaDOS requiring some tasks to be completed. They are testing the Aperture Handheld Portal Device (aka Portal Gun) which is able to create portals in space, allowing Chell to move from one point to another without actually crossing the distance. Chell is promised cake should she be able to overcome the obstacles and perform the necessary tests.

She has to use her new gun to fling, jump and fall her way through 19 puzzles. These include obstacles but also androids that fire at her. Although the game is played as a first-person shooter, a large amount of strategy and puzzle-solving is involved. After completing the game, two additional game modes become available: Challenge where the game needs to be completed in either as little time, as few footsteps or as few portals as possible. The other mode is Advanced, where levels are made harder through additional obstacles.

Game Info

  • Genre: Action
  • Developer: Valve
  • Year: 2007

System Requirements

MINIMUM HW REQUIREMENTS

  • 1.7 GHz Processor
  • 512MB RAM
  • DirectX® 8.1 level Graphics Card (Requires support for SSE)
  • Windows® 7 (32/64-bit)/Vista/XP
  • Mouse, Keyboard
  • Internet Connection

RECOMMENDED HW REQUIREMENTS

  • Pentium 4 processor (3.0GHz, or better)
  • 1GB RAM
  • DirectX® 9 level Graphics Card
  • Windows® 7 (32/64-bit)/Vista/XP
  • Mouse, Keyboard
  • Internet Connection

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