Posts Tagged ‘GLaDOS’

Flashback: Portal 2 Review

by Nick Hancheton 16/05/2014
Science. A subject that I found was boring and tedious in theory-based studies. It was, however ,  in practical orientated lessons I found a great sense of fullfillment. Fun-fuelled moments of adrenaline-pumping joy, followed by that brief moment where you stand and marvel at what you had just accomplished…only to want to do it again […]

Portal is coming to the tabletop!

by Bevan Clatworthyon 15/03/2014
Cake, and grief counseling, will be available at the conclusion of the test. – GLaDOS Remember that crazy computer and all her tests? Remember getting stumped by that one puzzle, then laughing your head off as the toilet cried ‘Thank You for Your Business!”? How about finding out the cake was a lie? Well, something […]

Learn about nuclear physics from GLaDOS in this fun NASA video

by Chris Batemanon 03/03/2014
“Do you really not know what nuclear fusion is?” Everyone who has played Valve’s Portal loves GLaDOS, that’s a simple fact. Her sadistic, humourless and robotic tones turned an interesting physics puzzle game into a cult classic, enjoyed by many gamers who would otherwise steer well clear of the puzzle genre. So, how would you […]

Pacific Rim – 7GPPs

by James Buckinghamon 21/07/2013
If I asked you to think about movies involving giant robots, what comes to mind? Transformers? Anime like Macross and Gundam? Power Rangers? For me (being the old-ish fart that I am), it was early nineties movies Robot Joxx, Crash and Burn and Arena. If those nineties films ring a bell, or you’re of the […]

J.J. Abrams Will Be The Geek Messiah

by James Buckinghamon 07/02/2013
He’s successfully rebooted Star Trek, and just been announced as the Star Wars Episode VII director. Now to top all that off the geektastic director extraordinaire J.J. Abrams has confirmed that film adaptations of Valve‘s “Half Life” and “Portal” titles are real and are moving ahead – backed up by Valve boss Gabe Newell. On Wednesday […]