In 2005, a team of seven Digipen students put together an innovative puzzle game called Narbacular Drop for their senior project. In the two years that followed, the entire team was recruited by legendary developer Valve to turn their class project into the immediately beloved Portal. Check out the video below to hear three members of the Narbacular Drop team talk about the immediate transition from working on schoolwork to working on a high-profile, massively successful title.

 

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