Console Monster writes: "When 'The Orange Box' released in October 2007, nobody had anticipated how good Portal would actually be. The game itself created a lot of buzz and has received many awards. It was at the 2008 E3 gaming convention that Microsoft announced the game would be coming to the Xbox Live Arcade.
Portal: Still Alive puts players in the place of test subject, Chell, in the Aperture Science Computer-Aided Enrichment Centre, who you must guide through a series of puzzles using the ASHPD (Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device). The device works by firing orange (Left Trigger) and blue (Right Trigger) portals onto flat services. Jumping (A) through the orange portal teleports you to the blue portal and vice versa. Throughout the puzzles, players come up against GLaDOS, an artificial intelligence who promises the reward of cake* when all the puzzles have been completed. Whilst the storyline is on the short side (approximately four hours long), the story really delivers and will be enjoyed by many..."