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Return To Monkey Island Producer Hints At Return Of Maniac Mansion

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Return to Monkey Island came out earlier this week to rave reviews. Our own Meg Pelliccio gave it a 4.5 out of 5 score, calling it "everything I wanted and more." She's not alone.

High marks are coming in from critics from various gaming publications, and it's definitely caught the eye of Lucasfilm Executive Producer Craig Derrick (as spotted by Eurogamer).

In a Twitter thread, Derrick responded to the critical acclaim, saying he "couldn't be happier that we're finally here. Like its creators, the game is charming, witty, introspective, absurd, and sentimental.

I'm so happy that [Monkey Island creator Ron Gilbert] finally got his chance to tell this story and to have played a part in its development." Related: Return To Monkey Island Review - A Chimp Off The Old Block And he also hinted that Lucasfilm isn't done with Gilbert's works yet either, adding: "I'm sure more will be said throughout the weeks and months ahead, but for now, I'll be standing by when it's time to go BACK TO THE MANSION!" Derrick made a similar comment in August.

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