Ok, I admit that the title of this post is kinda misleading. If you are a hardcore Portal fan, then you already know all the geeky little things I am about to post here. Nevertheless, if you consider yourself a true fan I am sure you will enjoy this.
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The Original Portal Merch includes posters, t-shirts, bookends, iPhone cases, plush companion cubes and other nerdy stuff. You can visit the Valve Store for more merch.
Apart from the original Portal Merch from Valve, the Internet is crammed with Portal t-shirts, mugs, posters, plush companion cubes and turrets, and all kinds of awesome little thingies you could buy.
Visit Red Bubble for more designs.
Other designs I like:
It is the story of the schizophrenic employee of Aperture Science, Doug Rattman,
who survived GLADOS‘ attempt to murder every employee in the Aperture Science facilities with neurotoxin, witnessed Chell’s final test and tried to rescue her after she was abducted by the Party Escort Bot. A must-read for every Portal fan.
Short Films and Music Videos
Chell in the Rain
While I was writing this post I was listening to a mashup of rain sounds and the Easter Egg Exile/Vilify song by the National.
You can listen to the awesome mashup here.
It is for this same song that a music video contest was held. The first place was awarded to the following two music videos
And the second place to this one:
Finally, Aperture R & D, a new live action comedy Portal- themed web series will premiere on March 15. Check out the trailer: