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8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 359 ratings
  1. 10 (88)
  2. 9 (134)
  3. 8 (88)
  4. 7 (28)
  5. 6 (12)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (3)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (1)

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  • User Rating 10

    Game series that needs to be remade.<br /> <br /> A true gem and classic of the beginnings of PC gaming.

    Rated on April 10, 2008 by SimUser

    As a young man I was exposed to the NES version of Maniac Mansion first. It was a while before I owned a PC to play it on. I was not disappointed at all with the experience even after all that time ha...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Instant classic! Must play!

    Rated on December 07, 2006 by d-rtyboy

    This is the quintessential adventure game. If you're a gamer you must play this game. I don't know if I can heap enough praise on this game. One of the last true games from an era when game develop...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    The first adventure from LucasFilm showed that Sierra wasn't the only game in town.

    Rated on June 04, 2006 by tOrchie

    Sierra had already put out a handful of games, including King's Quests I and II, Space Quest, and Leisure Suit Larry, by the time this game came along. The game itself was a wacky blend of B-movie ho...

    10 out of 11 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    To this day it is still one of my favorite games of all time.

    Rated on June 03, 2006 by Blazer88

    Maniac Mansion was made when adventure games were still very popular.Not that it wouldn;t do well in this day because how could you know since nobody makes them.It was also made at a time when the for...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    One of the most fun, unique games ever.

    Rated on February 05, 2008 by garey017

    Maniac Mansion is one of the most entertaining, unique, and memorable games I've ever played. I first played this on the Commodore 64, but I was a little to young to enjoy, seeing as there are some fa...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    This is one of the best adventure games ever.

    Rated on April 16, 2007 by RedneckGamer87

    Gameplay: I was to young to realized what was going on back then but I remember playing this game when I was a child. It was not until many years later that I was smart enough to fullly unstand to pla...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    One of the best games ever created

    Rated on April 16, 2007 by RedneckGamer87

    Gameplay: I was to young to realized what was going on back then but I remember playing this game when I was a child. It was not until many years later that I was smart enough to fullly unstand to pla...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    One of the best games ever created

    Rated on April 16, 2007 by RedneckGamer87

    Gameplay: I was to young to realized what was going on back then but I remember playing this game when I was a child. It was not until many years later that I was smart enough to fullly unstand to pla...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    One of the best games ever created

    Rated on April 16, 2007 by RedneckGamer87

    Gameplay: I was to young to realized what was going on back then but I remember playing this game when I was a child. It was not until many years later that I was smart enough to fullly unstand to pla...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.