What makes Portal so great?






What makes Portal so great?


Valve's 2007 masterpiece of a puzzle, Portal, is centre of our attentions as we break down why we believe it to be such a wonderful entry into the pantheon of gaming history and culture.


We talk its narrative, its presentation, its mechanics, its ability to beautifully connect its interactions and its plot into a stunning whole that stands equal - possibly above - anything else that Valve has provided us.


Enjoy!


A video version of this podcast is available at https://www.youtube.com/c/indiebydesign


Music by Ben Prunty.


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