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Companion Cube Fan TheoryRecently, a video has been uploaded to YouTube that contains a very interesting, albeit dark, theory about the Companion Cubes from Portal. (Video can be found in my artists comments.) The theory states that the cubes are stuffed with the bodies of deceased or dying test subjects that failed to complete all Enrichment Centre testing.
I however, do not subscribe to this theory and I feel that I have some compelling evidence against it.
The first piece of evidence to the dead being stuffed into Cubes theory started when players looked closely at the name of the achievement you receive once Chell incinerates her Companion Cube; Fratricide. This word means “The act of killing one’s brother”. Now, this isn’t to mean that Chell had a brother and she literally cremated him when GLaDOS told her to euthanize her Companion Cube. No, I think this word was used figuratively.
In the video, the narrator states that the Companion Cube is analogous to th
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