If you read our “What we’re playing” blog posts that come out on Fridays, you’ve probably caught on that people at the office are in love with playing The Orange Box. There’s plenty of value, variety of gameplay, and yes, it even promises cake…so who wouldn’t love it.
While the Orange Box is probably most associated with Half-Life, many of folks here think the darling of the box is Portal. In fact, one of our Level Designers, Daryl Brigner, has created his very own level for the PC version of Portal, entitled Ren Test2.
To download the level for yourself, visit here, and then follow these instructions:
– Extract the zip contents to your
-In Portal click on “Bonus Maps” and you should now have a new
category called “maps/RenTests”. This is where you’ll find all your
If you have any problems, we’ll be giving out Daryl’s home phone number soon. Response from folks so far seems to be that it’s really good, but definitely not for the meek. Word is, it’s pretty tough.