Portal 2 will mark the first implementation of Valve’s Steamworks on home consoles. The PlayStation 3 version of Portal 2 will feature a Steam Overlay very similar to the overlay on PC. Accessed by hitting the select button you can keep track of friends on Steam, trophy progress, and see the latest news and announcements for Portal 2. You’ll also get access to the Steam Cloud which can be used for saving data, or syncing information.
For more information about the features of Steam and how they will function on your PlayStation 3, visit the steampowered archive. Portal 2 launches on April 19th on PS3, PC, and Xbox 360. If you are looking to snag a free copy of Portal 2, enter to win one here.