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Ron Gilbert offers to buy Monkey Island, Maniac Mansion from Disney

By  •  May 24, 2016

Ron Gilbert wants his things back, and he’s willing to pay “real actual money” — as opposed to fake money? — to get them. The lead developer some of gaming’s …
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Monkey Island Special Edition goes retail

By  •  July 11, 2011

A while back the remakes of two of the greatest adventure games hit Xbox Live Arcade. Soon the special edition versions of The Secret of Monkey Island and LeChuck’s Revenge …
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Monkey Island 2 and Blacklight: Tango Down – Out Today!

By  •  July 7, 2010

As originally scheduled, Monkey Island 2 and Blackight: Tango Down have released today.  For a short minute, Zombie Studios’ Blacklight: Tango Down had a very questionable fate.   Last …
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Monkey Island 2 Special Edition sails to XBLA on July 7

By  •  June 29, 2010

Coming soon to your Xbox 360 will be a revamped LucasArts classic, Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge. Now fitted with Special Edition in it’s title, this release looks to …
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Darkestville Castle Review: Point & Click & Laugh

By  •  August 24, 2020

Cid is a demon who owns a castle in a town called Darkestville. His hobbies include tormenting people, playing pranks, and coming up with clever plans. After some unfortunate events, …
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Xbox Summer Game Fest Demo Roundup

By  •  July 24, 2020

With the whole pandemic going on, companies aren’t going to be able to host demos at large gatherings such as PAX or E3. They have decided to do a virtual …
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Irony Curtain Review: Application Approved

By  •  August 2, 2019

Set in the Cold War era, a journalist thinks communism is needed in America. He seems obsessed with the fictional country Matryoshka. That word usually refers to the Russian dolls …
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Trüberbrook Review: Another Day in Paradise

By  •  May 20, 2019

Hans Tannhauser has won the lottery. He gets to visit Trüberbrook! Not much of a lottery prize, but it still feels lucky considering he never actually tried for it. That’s …
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Friday new releases: March 31, 2017

By  •  March 31, 2017

It’s another busy Friday on Xbox One with five new indie games vying for your attention, and just because we’re really nice people here at XBLA Fans, we’ve got a …
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Thimbleweed Park review: Strong signals

By  •  March 30, 2017

Remember Maniac Mansion? Thimbleweed Park sure does. Its whole visual aesthetic is a modern (yet still pixellated) update of the classic’s big-headed art style. What about The Secret of Monkey …
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