About The Curse of Monkey Island
The Curse of Monkey Island is an Graphic adventure developed and published by LucasArts, and the third game in the Monkey Island series. It was released in 1997 and followed the successful games The Secret of Monkey Island and Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge.
The game is the twelfth and last LucasArts game to use the SCUMM engine, which was extensively upgraded for its last outing before being replaced by the GrimE engine for the next game in the series, Escape From Monkey Island.The Curse of Monkey Island is the first Monkey Island game to include voice acting as opposed to text subtitles, and has a more cartoon-ish graphic style than the earlier games.
“Like its predecessors, The Curse of Monkey Island has all the makings of a classic.”
“The Curse of Monkey Island is as good now as it was 20 years ago.”
“The graphics and animation are flawless – just what one would expect from a LucasArts game.”
“Do yourself a favor and find this game. It's one of the greatest titles ever produced on this side of the Pacific, and to miss it would be a true loss.”