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The Secret of Monkey Island Special Edition (XBox Live) - Overview
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Developer

LucasArts

Genre

Adventure

Other Versions

PC, PSN

Release Dates

07/15/09 LucasArts
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07/15/09 LucasArts

Community Stats

Owners: 51
Tracked: 0
Wishlist: 2
Now Playing: 1

Summary

As ye venture out onto the docks of Melee Island, there'll be a shock to yer system the likes of which you've never seen. The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition gives you the world you remember, yet it be shown to ya like only yer imagination could. It seems Guybrush Threepwood, a young lad wantin' to be a bloodthirsty pirate is back to relive his hunt fo the fabled riches of Monkey Island.

 

  • Hilarious swashbuckling misadventures: Embark on a bumbling misadventure in an attempt to become the most infamous pirate in the Caribbean, win the heart of the beautiful governor, Elaine Marley, and confront the evil ghost pirate, LeChuck!
  • High-definition graphics: The game is all-new and re-imagined with a contemporary art style, hand-drawn and presented in 1080p.
  • Voiceover talent: Complete voice over using original Monkey Island franchise cast members brings the story and characters to life like never before.
  • Renewed music score: Enjoy the re-mastered and re-recorded musical score using live instruments.
  • Special Edition and Classic modes: Scene-for-scene hot swap lets you seamlessly transition between Special Edition and Classic modes at anytime during gameplay.
  • Enhanced gameplay: The all-new intuitive game interface and controls provide a more interactive gameplay experience.
  • Hint system: Not sure what to do next? The in-game puzzle hint system keeps the puzzles fresh and fun.

Source: Official Press Release

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Opinion (8)

drakesfortune posted 09/09/2009, 08:52
I'm having a lot of fun playing through this with my 6 year old son. I'd love more games like this for XBLA and PSN. I'd definitely pick up more Lucas Arts classics redone like this.

For those that started this game and got bored, I highly suggest you stick with it. It'll grab you at some point.
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Frinaldo posted 24/07/2009, 01:47
comon everyone, get this game so we can expect Monkey Island 2, Sam&Max hit the road, Fate of Atlantis, Day of the Tentacle, Full Throttle, The Dig and maybe even Sierra will join in with their Larry, kings, space, police quest games
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coolbeans posted 19/07/2009, 09:39
I shall not miss this, EaglesEye. Fear not
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EaglesEye379 posted 19/07/2009, 12:23
Dont miss this!
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Frinaldo posted 16/07/2009, 12:17
Downloading as we speak :D one of the best games ever made
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piggychan posted 15/07/2009, 08:27
got it today and I love it still!!!
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