Ron Gilbert Puzzle Adventure UPS mountaineering Ron Gilbert

Return To Monkey Island Is A Reminder That The Point-And-Click Adventure Is Still The Chillest Genre

Reading now: 910
thegamer.com

Return to Monkey Island is one of the greatest comebacks in video game history. Even with that bold new art style—which, for the record, I think is beautiful—it feels like slipping into an old pair of pirate boots.

A gulf of decades separates this game from 1991's Monkey Island 2, of which it's a direct follow-up, but it doesn't feel like it.

It's like Dave Grossman and Ron Gilbert, the masterminds behind Guybrush Threepwood's triumphant return, wrote and designed this sequel a week after they finished LeChuck's Revenge—not 30 years later.

I guess making comedy swashbuckling point-and-click adventures is like riding a bike. Related: Cult '90s Adventure The Dig Is A Sci-Fi Classic I haven't finished Return to Monkey Island yet—I'm currently on a spiritual quest to construct a mop—but I'm already in love with it.

Read more on thegamer.com
The website gamebastion.com is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.
DMCA