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Monkey Island 2 new screenshots

Monkey Island 2 new screenshots

Monkey Island 2 Special Edition is back with these new images showing the new design and the old one. Needless to say I am really looking forword to its release.

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Commented on 2010-04-09 09:53:18
brilliant
Commented on 2010-04-09 10:50:49
a woo and an extreme YAY for this one!
Commented on 2010-04-09 10:53:30
*big childish grin*
Still nothing set in stone for the first one on PS3, I assume it will do..but you know devs, there a bit insane sometimes :)
Commented on 2010-04-09 11:08:38
glad they've kept the option to switch back to the original look.. had heard they were scrapping that
Commented on 2010-04-09 11:54:53 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
glad they've kept the option to switch back to the original look.. had heard they were scrapping that
Bugger that i got it on my amiga 500+ if i want to play it like that :D
Commented on 2010-04-09 12:40:47
The new look is great in stills, but I really don't like how cardboard cutout it gets when things start animating. It's super jarring in a way that the original art isn't, for some reason.

That, and voice acting sorta sets tone in stone, tone that I've - over the course of playing these games countless times - have gotten a pretty specific idea of for myself.

It's neat that they're coming with a glass of HD-ized, fully voiced water to help newcomers swallow what's otherwise probably pretty old and stuffy looking though. The writing is still bloody excellent, and the delightfully melody driven music - though not the Amiga awesomeness it once was - still stands in stark contrast to what's largely unremarkable stringy nonsense these days.
Commented on 2010-04-09 14:40:08 In reply to ManThatYouFear
Posted by ManThatYouFear
Bugger that i got it on my amiga 500+ if i want to play it like that :D
yeah but you've not experienced how cool and interesting it is to swap back and fourth at the touch of a button yet
Commented on 2010-04-09 14:58:07 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
yeah but you've not experienced how cool and interesting it is to swap back and fourth at the touch of a button yet
ooo
Is there option for keeping the load screens? and same amout of time :D that would be sad/cool

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