“This is Aperture”- Portal 2 & The Nightmare Before Christmas Mashup

Movies & Television Videogames

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Oh sweet baby turret in a manger! Words cannot express the rush of delight I experienced while watching this Portal 2 and The Nightmare Before Christmas Mashup “This is Aperture” remix of “This is Halloween”. YouTuber Harry Callaghan created this nerdgasm for us. The video quality is great, not to mention the hilarious lyrics and appearances by our favorite turrets, Wheatley, GladOS and more! I’d support a Kickstarter to make this into a movie. Internet make it happen already! [Source: The Mary Sue]

27 Pieces of Portal (the Video Game) Jewelry

Jewelry Sci-fi/ Cyberpunk Videogames Wear

After constantly coming across Portal jewelry on the internet, I took it as a sign from the all mighty Blog God that I should gather the best (and practically all) Portal video game jewelry out there. And by “out there” I mean on Etsy, ’cause I love Etsy. This is where I should probably go on about how utterly amazing Portal is, but you already know that. If you don’t know, and haven’t played Portal before well then I urge you to take a long hard look at the choices you’ve made in your life. PS- Gamer girls, you’re welcome. Think with…

Picture of the Week- ‘Ten and Wheatley’ and Interview with the Artist Rose Fox

Art Movies & Television Picture of the Week Sci-fi/ Cyberpunk Videogames

Ten and Wheatley  By Rose Fox

Two of my favorite things at the moment (and in life) are Doctor Who and the video game Portal 2. Well geeks, dreams do come true! Tennant and Wheatley are the perfect mashup and it isn’t just because of their accents. Looking at this piece makes my imagination run wild, I can really see a DW episode taking place in Aperture Science. What a splendid episode that would be! Definitely a two-parter and then… oh there goes my imagination again, let me reign it back in. The brilliant Rose Fox (yes I already asked her if her last name was really Tyler, she…

Portal 2 Valentine’s Day Preorder Video

Videogames

Gamer guys and gals don’t want flowers and chocolate for Valentine’s Day. We want you to preorder Portal 2 for us! *hint hint* Valve released this “Romance Safety Compliance Guide” on behalf of Aperture Laboratories (because they are all about safety). The video tells us the way to win our valentine’s heart is to preorder Portal 2 . I recommend you take their advice since they highlighted the alarming statistic that 4/5 women get crushed to death by giant diamonds everyday. It’s got to be true! Aperture wouldn’t dare lie to us… Right? The release date for Portal 2 is…