Portal now available on Linux, Portal 2 may be on the way

portal

By on May 4, 2013 at 12:42 pm

Hooray! Your Linux box just got slightly more awesome with the addition of Portal to Steam’s Ubuntu-friendly collection, if you’re in the beta. Portal is Steamplay compatible so if you, like practically everyone else on Steam, already own a copy you may be able to just go ahead and install it without coughing up USD$9.99 for it.

In less substantiated but maybe more exciting news, sequel Portal 2 has been spotted haunting some parts of the Steam Linux store, as spotted by Gearburn. We haven’t seen it ourselves, unfortunately, but even if it’s complete moonshine you can probably expect it to be true eventually, as Valve seems hellbent on getting every Source engine game running on the alternate OS.

Source: PCGamesN

4 comments (Leave your own)

Steam was kind enough to decide I had to have this and just started downloading all 3.7gb of it for me….

 

Sorry but I have to laugh, using Gearburn as a source for Portal 2 because it shows up in the “All Games” list…does the title “All Games” not mean anything to some people? Daily linux gaming news on www.gamingonlinux.com by the way ;)

 

Would liamdawe like to disclose his connections to gamingonlinux.com? Like, being the owner of that site?

For someone who criticizes others for their lack of journalistic integrity, it seems as though someone is not adverse to throwing stones in their own glass house.

 

Yes I am the owner of http://www.gamingonlinux.com. That doesn’t stop me poking fun at others.

 
Leave a comment

You can use the following bbCode
[i], [b], [img], [quote], [url href="http://www.google.com/"]Google[/url]

Leave a Reply

PC Gaming Calendar 2014

Follow Games.on.net

YouTube

Steam Group

Upcoming Games

Community Soapbox

Recent Features
Destiny

Destiny is a Very Good Shooting Game, but in 2014, I want more

James comes away from Destiny impressed, but feeling like Bungie could have done a lot more.

Civilization: Beyond Earth

Sudden price rises for games just make everybody mad – so why do publishers keep doing it?

Pictured: Australians fighting against The Gigantic Price-Gouge Claw.

The Sims 4

The Sims 4 SteelSeries giveaway! Four prize packs up for grabs

Get your hands on some sim-ply excellent gear.

Batman Arkham Knight

Arkham Knight hands-on: Behind the wheel of the Batmobile

John takes the new Batmobile for a spin and comes away with a grin.

Streaming Radio
Radio Streams are restricted to iiNet group customers.

GreenManGaming MREC

Facebook Like Box