WATCH: Portal, the musical!

FINALLY! As spotted by NowGamer, some enterprising theatre types have adapted one of the most heartwarming stories in videogames into a musical. Portal The Musical is an entirely unauthorised adaption of the game - and you can watch the highlights above.

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...

No Half-Life 3 at this year's E3, confirm Valve

Sorry fans of the Freeman; Valve has confirmed that there will be no new product announcements from their team at this summer's E3 gaming conference. That sadly means that, yep, we're gonna have to wait a little bit longer for…

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…

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…

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?

Valve want to make Half Life movie

Gaming properties are hot stuff in Hollywood right now, but very rarely do they capture the imagination of audiences as well as their console counterparts did. Just look at the woeful Super Mario Bros. movie. Even the recent big-budget Prince…

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…

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…