WATCH: Portal 2 re-created in Minecraft

This is pretty astonishing. Reddit user LegMaster163 has recreated part of Portal 2 using everyone's favourite building tool. Impressively, it was all done in the normal 'vanilla' Minecraft, rather than by using mods so it had to be coded using in-game tools. Our only criticism is that the graphics appear a little blocky...

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James O'MalleyWATCH: Portal 2 re-created in Minecraft

Think Geek reveal Portal 2 bookends for your test chamber

Experiencing some cognitive deterioration? That's probably because you're not reading enough books. Know why you're not reading enough books? You don't have your library sandwiched between these nifty Portal 2 bookends. Available now over at Think Geek, they take the…

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Gerald LynchThink Geek reveal Portal 2 bookends for your test chamber

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: Best PS3 games of 2011

Now before we get started here, we have to stand up and note that, for PS3 owners, it's been a roller-coaster year. While the PlayStation Network online gaming service has many fans thanks to Sony generously making it free, Sony…

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Gerald LynchCHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: Best PS3 games of 2011

REVIEW: Portal 2 (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

The original Portal was a cult smash, turning legions of shooter fans away from their AK-47s and making them don their thinking caps instead. A fiendishly inventive puzzler, it was also hilariously written, with each enigma solved bringing you one step closer to yet another killer punchline. It was a magic formula, and one that many argued would not serve a sequel well. Can Portal 2 live up to its lofty predecessor?

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Gerald LynchREVIEW: Portal 2 (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

Steam for Mac gets a release date

There's not long to wait now before Mac gamers get their hands on the Steam gaming platform. After missing its April launch date, the popular game library and download software will now be hitting Apple's machines on the 12th…

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Gerald LynchSteam for Mac gets a release date

Testers play with Steam for Mac – Video

Getting hold of computer gaming software has never been all that easy for Mac gamers, often having to wait ages for a slim chance of even the biggest titles hitting Apple's computers. However, the news that popular digital distribution…

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Gerald LynchTesters play with Steam for Mac – Video

RZA from the Wu Tang Clan has, er, launched online chess portal "WuChess"

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Guess this is what it means when they say something has “come out of left field.”

And yes, it’s called WuChess.com – and it’s your place to meet like-minded chess players who are also into the lyrical poetry that is RZA’s solo work and his occasional Wu Tang output…

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Gary CutlackRZA from the Wu Tang Clan has, er, launched online chess portal "WuChess"