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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.

    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 had passed. This is... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Instant classic! Must play!

    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 developers actually had cre... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.4

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

    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 horror and goof-ball c... Read Full Review

    10 of 11 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.4

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

    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 former Lucasfilm Games ... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    One of the most fun, unique games ever.

    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 fairly complex puzzles... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.1

    This is one of the best adventure games ever.

    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 play this game. Maniac... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    One of the best games ever created

    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 play this game. Maniac... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9.3

    One of the best games ever created

    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 play this game. Maniac... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8.9

    One of the best games ever created

    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 play this game. Maniac... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful