Awards & Rankings
#86 Most Discussed PS2 Game of 2001
Generally favorable reviews- based on 13 Ratings
Sep 24, 2014It shames me to say this, but this was the first Monkey Island game I played.
I had known of the series for a long time and it just neverIt shames me to say this, but this was the first Monkey Island game I played.
I had known of the series for a long time and it just never appealed to me. But after much curiosity I had to see what all the fuss was about. To my surprise I liked it. An old school adventure game on the PS2, was a refreshing break from everything else that was out at the time. Also, there were very few games that could be labeled (primarily) as a comedy. Comedy based triple A titles are very few.
The art style is beautiful, the jokes, while a little childish, are funny and made smile and laugh allot. But for all its praise, I can see why there were so few of these games in its day on console. It's style simply just wasn't a good fit anymore.
Thanks to this game, I fell in love with the Monkey Island series and I am glad I got a chance to play this.… Full Review »
DerekG.Sep 20, 2005I want monkey island 4.
MortenR.Feb 5, 2002I love it. Funnier than ever. The graphics rock!