[dropcap style=”style1″]Z[/dropcap]en Studios has teamed up with Valve to create pinball tables based on the first-person puzzler “Portal”.
Vietgame.asia – The “Aperture Science Heuristic Portal Pinball Device” was revealed today on Zen Studios’ blog, and is said to follow characters Chell and Wheatley in their attempt to escape the Aperture Labratories facility.In Portal Pinball, players will guide their characters through portals and around obstacles, combating once again GLaDOS herself. Players will also be able to team up with ATLAS and P-Body in what’s called the “Cooperative Testing Initiative Multiball.”
Valve teased their involvement with Zen Studios on Twitter last week, however at that point there was no information on the franchise which would get the pinball treatment. Zen Pinball games are available on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, PS Vita, PC, Wii U and mobile. Portal Pinball has not yet been confirmed for Wii U however.
Portal Pinball is set to come out during the week of May 25, available for £1.49 / $1.99 as DLC for Zen Pinball 2, Pinball FX 2 on mobile. The console version (PS Vita included) will cost £2.49 / $2.99.[su_icon_panel background=”transparent” border=”1px none #cccccc” shadow=”0px 0px 0px #eeeeee” icon=”icon: html5″ icon_color=”#1f6dc9″ icon_size=”70″ url=”http://blog.zenstudios.com/”][/su_icon_panel][su_icon_panel background=”transparent” border=”1px none #cccccc” shadow=”0px 0px 0px #eeeeee” icon=”icon: facebook-square” icon_color=”#1f6dc9″ icon_size=”70″ url=”https://www.facebook.com/zenstudios”][/su_icon_panel]Thanks, IGN.
Images by Zen Studios.About Zen Studios
Zen Studios is a global producer and digital publisher of interactive entertainment software for all leading game platforms including Microsoft XBOX 360, PlayStation3 computer entertainment system, PSP (PlayStation Portable) system, Nintendo DS, Wii, and Apple iPhone / iPod Touch. The company is headquartered in Budapest, Hungary with representative office in Canada and California.
The Studio has worked with some of the largest intellectual properties in the videogame industry, including Capcom’s Street Fighter and Marvel Comics’ The Punisher. ZEN’s Pinball FX franchise on Xbox LIVE Arcade is one of the most popular titles on the platform and the studio also launched ZEN Pinball in May, 2009, as the first pinball title on the PlayStation Network. For more information about Zen Studios, please visit www.zenstudios.com.