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Score Breakdown Based on 2271 ratings
  1. 10 (417)
  2. 9 (970)
  3. 8 (625)
  4. 7 (161)
  5. 6 (36)
  6. 5 (16)
  7. 4 (11)
  8. 3 (8)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (18)

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  • User Rating 8

    A classic, hilarious adventure game marred only by some fiendishly cryptic puzzles!

    Rated on September 28, 2009 by ScrawlKnight

    Ahoy there matey! Welcome to the world of swashbuckling pirates! But this adventure will surely be different from the world of pirates you all know! Meet Guybrush Threepwood; a "mighty" pirate who has...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Escape From Monkey Island is a newcomer’s nightmare and a veteran’s nostalgia-soaked dream.

    Rated on May 15, 2007 by September_Grey

    It’s not easy to follow up on one of the most successful adventure series of all-time, but Escape From Monkey Island, the fourth game in the venerable series, tries and mostly succeeds. For veteran Mo...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    Woooow! I was in stitches of laughter almost the entire time though the game, great story also

    Rated on August 24, 2006 by zedy_3000

    you play as this young guy thats been washed ashore this island and the first thing he says is "i want ta be a pirate." and you've just married this bossy grovament worman (who love each other but sho...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    You will like it trust me

    Rated on January 25, 2006 by frost6969

    I loved this game so much. It was funny at every opportunity it had. If you played all the older games that this game follows you will notice some people that have returned. Ah Otis and his flower...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.7

    A truly funny and interesting game that will stretch your problems solving abilities to the limit. Beware the Monkeys!

    Rated on February 07, 2006 by Bagman34

    I picked up this game on a whim, looking to try something different from most of the FPS games I usually play. I like a good adventure game, and I like some good humor and this game seemed to have bo...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    Witty and smart, and very very funny.

    Rated on June 02, 2005 by Gmaster13

    Guybrush Threepwood comes back. He's destroyed LeChuck again, under that HUGE moutain of ice. He's finally married Elaine, and he's back from his honeymoon. What he doesn't know, is that he and his wi...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    The Game that started my love of adventure games

    Rated on November 02, 2005 by Flaminglips1

    I'm relatively young, One day i go to blockbuster, see Monkey Island, laugh my butt off (HAHAHA Monkey Island!) Went home and started a new chapter in my life. I didnt get very far, but it sure stu...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Oh joy! It's them monkeys again....and Guybrush :-)

    Rated on December 04, 2006 by Dominuss

    I realize this game was released about 5 years ago, and that I'm a bit late in reviewing it, but I enjoyed this game so much that I decided I have to tell you guys of how it made me feel...:-) Back i...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    bloody fantastic

    Rated on March 24, 2006 by 25194740

    this isn't a game for everyone not everyone will like the lack of action or the fact that u don't have to bash any buttons in this game but fortnately i do . this is a game were instead of haveing to ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Escape From Monkey Island Is An Adventure Full Of Laughs

    Rated on November 03, 2008 by Drale08

    I have a great love for these old style adventure games from Lucas Arts. Some that come to mind are Sam & Max: Hit the Road, Full Throttle, and of course the Escape from Monkey Island series. You p...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.