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  • Review Score:10

    How appropriate. You fight like a cow.

    In 1997, LucasArts released the last great Monkey Island game. Capturing the evolving spirit of the new aesthetic design philosophy, and bringing it to the screen for the first time in SVGA and in full-voice, CMI was a ... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    The Amazing Curse Of Monkey Island

    What can I say about this game? This is an amazing game for sure! It's even better than any Final Fantasy, Metal Gear Solid, Xenogears putted togheter. I'm a die-hard Monkey Island series fan. I've bought it the same da... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.2

    Best in the series, and perhaps genre!

    Me and my friend recently decided to have a competition spaning over 8 hours, to see who, without the use of a guide, could beat the game. Though, we only got around 2 hours into it before deciding to help each other, be... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Lavish artwork and a spectacular score makes the first voice acted Monkey Island a game worth playing by everyone.

    I have played all the monkey Island games to date, and I can remember when they all came out. I remember the agonising wait for Monkey Island 3, and what a reward it was when it finally came. A radical departure from teh... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Gameplay: Superb, the whole thing's very fun to play, all of the characters are really funny. You're put in the shoes of Guybrush Threepwood, a wanna-be pirate, he accidently turns his girlfriend into a gold statue when ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.1

    A magical adventure than gives the Monkey Island series a whole new face.

    The Curse of Monkey island is the third title in the Monkey Island series, started by LucasFilm Games in 1990, where players take the role of aspiring pirate Guybrush Threepwood. Embarking on a rather comical quest to de... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Creative, intelligent, and hilarious

    This game is quite simply the pinnacle of adventure gaming. I have not played a funnier game in my entire life, and I don't think I ever will. The puzzles are refreshing and intelligent, and the characters are hilariou... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.9

    Playable cartoon of a classic

    I played the original Monkey Island game on the Amiga when I was a lot younger, and so understand where the whole game series is coming from. I bought The Curse Of Monkey Island as part of the Monkey Island Bounty pac... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Monkey Island 3

    Genre: Quest,Adventure Year Of Release: 1997 About: In The Curse of Monkey Island Guybrush finds himself at sea floating on a bumper car. He ends up at Plunder Island where Elaine and LeChuck are battling. The batt... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    Years have passed, technology has improved and we still don’t know what the secret of Monkey Island really is.

    Summery: Years have passed, technology has improved and we still don’t know what the secret of Monkey Island really is. But what’s this? Monkey Island 3, 2D yet different! Let’s take a look! Body: Let’s dive right i... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful