• Log In | Sign Up

  • News
  • Reviews
  • Games Database
  • Game Discovery
  • Search
  • New Releases
  • Forums
continue reading below
AG Stats pixel


Portal - Cover art

Set in the mysterious Aperture Science Laboratories, Portal is designed to change the way players approach, manipulate, and surmise the possibilities in a given environment. Players must solve physical puzzles and challenges by opening portals to maneuver objects, and themselves, through space.

Originally released as part of The Orange Box bundle.  Later released as a standalone title.

Available at

  Affiliate links

Readers rating

4.5 38 5 0 Portal


Average based on 38 ratings
Your rating
Log in or Register to post ratings.

Walkthrough for Portal

Stuck in Portal, or looking for the best way to proceed? Click below to view our walkthrough for Portal and wonder no more!

Note, these will contain spoilers.

What our readers think of Portal

Posted by TimovieMan on Jan 13, 2017

Genre-busting game with a particularly well-executed physics-bending gimmick at its core.

You wake up in a confined "relaxation" room and are soon greeted by the computerized voice of GLaDOS, the resident AI. She says you're the new test subject in Aperture Science's Computer-Aided Enrichment Center, apparently a lab where you get to test a newly-...

All reviews Post review
SELECT wt.entry_id as entry_id, we.entry_id as review_id, wt.title, we.field_id_46 as rating, wd.field_id_71 as series FROM exp_channel_titles AS wt, exp_channel_data AS wd LEFT JOIN exp_playa_relationships as rl ON (rl.child_entry_id = wd.entry_id AND rl.parent_field_id = 31) LEFT join exp_channel_data as we ON we.entry_id = rl.parent_entry_id WHERE wt.entry_id NOT IN (SELECT entry_id FROM exp_category_posts WHERE cat_id = 10) AND wd.channel_id = '2' AND wt.status = 'open' AND wt.entry_id = wd.entry_id AND wd.field_id_19 NOT LIKE '%Hidden Object' AND wd.field_id_85 != '0'  AND wd.field_id_17 = 'First-Person'  AND wd.field_id_23 = 'Illustrated realism'  AND wd.field_id_76 = 'Science Fiction'  AND wd.field_id_19 = 'Hybrid - Simulation'  ORDER BY rating DESC LIMIT 16

Adventure Games by Valve

» Portal (series)

Game Information

Platform PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Perspective First-Person
Control Gamepad, Keyboard
Gameplay Hybrid - Simulation, Puzzle
Genre Science Fiction
Theme Psychological
Graphic Style Illustrated realism
Presentation -
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags Game-over events, Internet connection requirement
Media DVD, Internet download

Product Details

System Requirements
Windows Vista/XP/2000
1.7 GHz Processor
DirectX 8 level Graphics Card
Internet Connection

Windows Vista/XP/2000
Pentium 4 processor (3.0GHz, or better)
DirectX 9 level Graphics Card
Internet Connection

Portal by Valve - Adventure Game

Portal is an adventure game, released in 2008 by Valve. Portal has a Illustrated realism style and uses a Gamepad, Keyboard control scheme. Adventure Gamers have published a review of Portal and rate it as Excellent, meanwhile the community rating for Portal is Excellent.
Back to the top