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The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition
  • Publisher: LucasArts
  • Genre:Adventure
  • Developer: LucasArts
  • Release Date:Jul 31, 2009
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:E10+ - Everyone 10+ (Alcohol and Tobacco Reference, Comic Mischief, Mild Cartoon Violence, Suggestive Themes)
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Game Description: The original Monkey Island game gets a remake for the PC and Xbox 360. Featuring updated graphics and a new voice and musical score, it is surely the true monkey island experience.
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The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition News

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  • No Joke, Start Playing The Secret Of Monkey Island Below This Headline

    Courtesy of InstantAction, the potentially revolutionary service I wrote about during GDC.

    Posted April 30, 2010

    No Joke, Start Playing The Secret Of Monkey Island Below This Headline
  • Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Coming To PSN, Mac, LeChuck's Revenge: SE Confirmed

    LucasArts has revealed that Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge: Special Edition is officially a go. The publisher just confirmed the game via the screenshot to the right that was just posted on Twitter. The game is scheduled for release on PSN, XBLA, Mac, iPhone, PC. LucasArts also announced that Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition...

    Posted March 10, 2010

    Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition Coming To PSN, Mac, LeChuck's Revenge: SE Confirmed
  • Live Blog: Ron Gilbert Penny Arcade Expo Keynote

    Ron Gilbert is finally returning to video games next year with DeathSpank and to help celebrate, Gilbert is keynoting this year's Penny Arcade Expo. I'll be live blogging Gilbert's keynote, which starts right here at 1:00pm PST. The Monkey Island co-creator left LucasArts in 1992 to form Humongous Entertainment (where he created Putt-Putt and...

    Posted September 4, 2009

    Live Blog: Ron Gilbert Penny Arcade Expo Keynote
  • LucasArts Reflects On Monkey Island And Where LucasArts Goes Next

    No one could have predicted LucasArts was staging a revival of Monkey Island, but almost out of nowhere, The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition and Tales of Monkey Island's first episode have landed. Fans have applauded LucasArts' efforts, begged for more and wondered why it's taken so long for the company to capitalize on something so...

    Posted August 5, 2009

    LucasArts Reflects On Monkey Island And Where LucasArts Goes Next
  • Experiencing Scumm For The First Time -- Am I Doing It Wrong?

    The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition is not the first time I've played a LucasArts adventure game, but it marks my introduction to their famous Scumm interface. Scumm, among other things, makes up the different interactions you can have with the environment, such as "look," "walk," "give," "push,"...

    Posted July 16, 2009

    Experiencing Scumm For The First Time -- Am I Doing It Wrong?
  • Why The Secret of Monkey Island Is Over 2GB On PC, But Not Xbox 360

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version It's understandable to be confused about why an old school adventure game is suddenly taking up more than 2GB of space on your hard drive, especially when the Xbox Live Arcade version is only a quarter of that (just over 500MB). LucasArts' Twitter has explained the size discrepancy for The Secret...

    Posted July 16, 2009

    Why The Secret of Monkey Island Is Over 2GB On PC, But Not Xbox 360
  • The Secret Of Monkey Island: Special Edition's Price Revealed

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Gaming has fallen into a time warp; we've been talking about adventure games all week. Thanks, LucasArts! You might also want to thank LucasArts for the affordable price its slapping on The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition, a remake of one of the company's most treasured point 'n click games....

    Posted July 9, 2009

    The Secret Of Monkey Island: Special Edition's Price Revealed
  • Telltale Games' Engine Doesn't Yet Support The PlayStation 3

    The next week and half will be a joyous time for LucasArts fans. We just heard word that a collection of 10 classic LucasArts games will be available via Steam starting July 8; the long awaited Tales of Monkey Island, the follow up to the famed adventure series, will be released tomorrow, and the Secret of Monkey Island of Special Edition is...

    Posted July 6, 2009

    Telltale Games' Engine Doesn't Yet Support The PlayStation 3
  • LucasArts Classics Hitting Steam, Monkey Island: Special Edition Gets Release Date

    LucasArts is really reaching back to their roots lately. In addition to revealing a visual makeover for The Secret of Monkey Island and an all-new episodic Tales of Monkey Island adventure from Telltale Games, today LucasArts has announced their catalog is now coming to Valve Software's Steam service. The games start dropping July...

    Posted July 6, 2009

    LucasArts Classics Hitting Steam, Monkey Island: Special Edition Gets Release Date
  • LucasArts Announcing Another Platform For Monkey Island Remake Soon

    Some gamers have expressed understandable disappointment (aka "bitching") about the upcoming The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition being exclusive to Xbox Live Arcade and PC. Except LucasArts has been cagey about the term exclusive ever since the game was announced, even going so far as to tease the announcement of a new...

    Posted June 29, 2009

    LucasArts Announcing Another Platform For Monkey Island Remake Soon
  • If You Want More Classic LucasArts Games, Buy The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition

    Like many of you, I’m super excited about LucasArts’ upcoming The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition. The original is a classic, and having the chance to see such an iconic game in all its HD (hand-drawn) glory on my Xbox 360 quite simply rocks. And yet, for as thrilled as I am that this title is on the way, I can’t...

    Posted June 18, 2009

    If You Want More Classic LucasArts Games, Buy The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition
  • What Does Tim Schafer Think About More Monkey Island?

    There's plenty of excitement surrounding Tim Schafer's next game, the epic, metal-infused Brutal Legend, but E3 was filled with fanboy squealing after LucasArts announced plans to revitalize the Monkey Island series, which Schafer was heavily involved with. In addition to a graphical update of the original Monkey Island for Xbox Live Arcade and...

    Posted June 10, 2009

    What Does Tim Schafer Think About More Monkey Island?
  • The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition E3 2009 HD Gameplay Video

    Start a whole new pirate adventure with The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition, an updated remake of the popular original game from 1990--because pirates never go out of style! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version

    Posted June 4, 2009

    The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition E3 2009 HD Gameplay Video
  • Hands-On Monkey Island E3 Game Previews

    Posted: June 4, 2009

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  • The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition E3 2009 HD

    Posted: June 4, 2009

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