Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Portal 2 - Ryk E. Spoor

" “Pull – gently, dammit, smoothly, don’t jerk!” A.J. couldn’t keep the tense exasperation from his voice as he barely reacted in time, commanding one of the three autonomous “Locust” drones, Hopper, to ease the tension on the all-too-vital cable. “No need to snap,” Dan Ritter said mildly. The dark-haired former environmental systems tech for Odin spoke English with only a trace of his native Germanic accent. “Sorry. But snap is exactly what we’ll get if we’re not careful. We’re crossing a hundred meters of ice frozen to minus one-seventy, and the cable’s dropped a LOT of flexibility.”" 3.5 out of 5