Follow us on:

Posts tagged aperture-science

How to make a Portal gun replica (hint: it's not easy)

Harrison Krix describes himself as a "dork," but we consider him very, very cool. He's the graphic designer who created the astonishingly accurate ASHPD (Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device) we first showed you a couple weeks back. Krix built the mock Portal gun for his cosplayer girlfriend --...

Continue Reading

The amazing fan-made Portal gun

This replica Portal gun was created for Flickr user -- and soon-to-be Portal cosplayer -- emilyskeith by her boyfriend, and is clearly a triumph of prop making. In fact, we consider it a huge success. We're sure it was hard for Emily to overstate her satisfaction with the finished replica, which...

Continue Reading

Voice actor job posting hints at potential Portal 2 details

A Kotaku tipster seems to have stumbled upon a casting call for "a character for a new game in the Portal series from Valve Software" on subscribers-only actors resource Breakdown Express. The posting is loaded with character details for the game's "principal antagonist," including his history,...

Continue Reading

Separated at birth: Wii Fit Balance Board and Aperture Science turret

Is Nintendo an ancestor of Aperture Science? A dummy corporation? We recently recorded the North American voice of the Wii Fit Balance Board, and it bears an uncanny resemblance to Portal's happy little turrets. Even the hierarchy of henchmen follows Portal. Aperture science has GLaDOS, and Wii...

Continue Reading

GDC08: Aperture Science San Francisco?

Imagine our surprise whilst walking the streets of San Francisco during GDC when we saw the images above. The sign out front claimed that the building was some sort of art gallery, but we know better. We know an Aperture Science Enrichment Center when we see one. Judging from the icons depicted...

Continue Reading

Happy Holidays from Aperture Science

To spread holiday cheer and to prove that the cake was not a lie, team Valve and everyone at Aperture Science sent along this video holiday greeting. And please, try not to be creeped out by the embedded video holiday card. It's just security camera footage of the Companion Cube (with a...

Continue Reading


Featured Stories

Image

10 Years, 10 Great Games: Alexander's picks

Posted on Jul 9th 2014 10:30AM

Image

10 Years, 10 Great Games: Mike's picks

Posted on Jul 8th 2014 8:00PM

Engadget

Engadget

TUAW

TUAW

Massively

Massively

WoW

WoW