• Publisher: Lucasfilm Ltd.
  • Genre: Puzzle
  • Device: iPad
  • Size: 353.4 MB
  • Version: 1.1
  • Price: $4.99
  • Average User Rating: 5 (1)
App description: More Pirates! More Adventure! More Monkeys! Relive the second hilarious swashbuckling misadventure of the wannabe pirate Guybrush Threepwood in signature special edition detail!

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Gizmodo: Monkey Island 2 defines what smart, awesome iPad gaming should be.

Pocket Gamer: 10/10 Adventure gaming doesn't get any better than this.

Game Informer: Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChucks Revenge is a great addition to your downloadable library.

MixNMojo.com: made me feel like I was playing Monkey Island 2 for the first time.

Slide to Play: Of all the iPad games released in July, Monkey Island 2 is at the top of our list."
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FEATURES:

Play it again for the first time with signature Special Edition features:
o High-definition graphics: All new re-imagined contemporary art style, hand-drawn and presented in high definition.

o Voice over: Complete voice over using original Monkey Island franchise cast members brings the story and characters to life like never before, now available for both the Special Edition and Classic modes.

o Renewed music score: Re-mastered and re-recorded musical score using live instruments.

o Special Edition and Classic modes: Scene-for-scene hot swap lets you seamlessly transition between Special Edition and Classic modes at anytime during gameplay.

o Hint system: In-game puzzle hint system keeps the puzzles fresh and fun.


Plus, includes all new features:
o Direct control: Choose how you play -- use the classic point-and-click interface or the all new intuitive direct character control for a more interactive gameplay experience.

o Object highlighting: Interactive object highlighting provides quicker clues to finding hidden objects.

o Behind the scenes art: An in-game art viewer lets players view fantastic never-before-seen artwork from both the Classic and Special Edition versions of the game.

o Original developer commentary: Listen to select scene commentary from Ron Gilbert, Tim Schafer and Dave Grossman as they share funny stories and chronicle the development of the original Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge.

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Lite : http://itunes.apple.com/nz/app/monkey-island-2-special-edition/id376929606?mt=8
04-06-2013, 06:01 AM
#51
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Originally Posted by killercow View Post
I hope that Double Fine will be able to get to work on that. Grim fandango, monkey island, day of the tentacles, full throttle... There are so many games that they could port!
I am not really sure that porting to iOS would be worth it for somebody like Double Fine, alas. Not unless they are also making a sequel, as was the case with Monkey Island.
But maybe some enthusiasts/smaller outfits? Hope springs eternal.

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04-06-2013, 06:50 AM
#52
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Originally Posted by Isilel View Post
I am not really sure that porting to iOS would be worth it for somebody like Double Fine, alas. Not unless they are also making a sequel, as was the case with Monkey Island.
But maybe some enthusiasts/smaller outfits? Hope springs eternal.
Yeah I would prefer a sequel from double fine anyway, would be a waste of their talents otherwise.

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