Return to Monkey Island is out now on PC and Nintendo Switch. The long-awaited continuation of the plot threads left in 1991’s Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge, Return to Monkey Island has launched alongside a brand new trailer. Test it out under.
Introduced again in April, Return to Monkey Island additionally marks the return of one of many franchise’s creators, Ron Gilbert. It is value noting that Return to Monkey Island appears to largely ignore the occasions of Curse of Monkey Island, Escape From Monkey Island, and Tales of Monkey Island. Reasonably, the sport opts to decide up the place Ron Gilbert left the franchise off with the (complicated) ending to Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge.
Gilbert has nonetheless additionally acknowledged that the sport will probably be cautious in the way it handles the collection’ continuity, so it is attainable that we’d see some point out of the occasions from the third, fourth, and fifth video games within the collection.
The collection options a number of returning names in growth, together with Dave Grossman returning to co-write the story, and Dominic Armato returning to lend his voice to protagonist Guybrush Threepwood.
Again in June, the official web site for Return to Monkey Island indicated that the newest entry would even be the ultimate recreation within the Monkey Island collection.