History VideoGame / EscapeFromMonkeyIsland

22nd Jun '17 5:10:52 PM Dreadjaws
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** When talking to him, Guybrush can ask if he's the guy who [[Creator/OzzyOsbourne bites the heads off monkeys]].


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** Examining the dead mouse on the floor will have Guybrush saying "What are we going to do tonight? [[WesternAnimation/PinkyAndTheBrain Try to take over the caribbean!]]
22nd Jun '17 5:03:01 PM Dreadjaws
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* ParodyName: Planet Threepwood and [=StarBuccaneers=] parody Planet Hollywood and Starbucks.

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* ParodyName: Planet Threepwood and [=StarBuccaneers=] parody Planet Hollywood and Starbucks. Also, Piratemon cards and Hot Keels toys.
17th Jun '17 5:43:44 AM ClatoLawa
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* KnightsAndKnaves: The parrots on the beach.

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* KnightsAndKnaves: The parrots on the beach. The trick is to get one of them drunk or caffeinated.
16th Apr '17 7:12:54 PM Chariset
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* BondVillainStupidity: [[spoiler: [=LeChuck=] does manage to realize that not killing Guybrush when he had the chance comes back to bite him.]]

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* BondVillainStupidity: [[spoiler: [=LeChuck=] does manage tries to realize that not killing avert this once he and Ozzie Mandrill have Guybrush when he had the chance comes back at their mercy, saying "I've left him alive before, and it's always proved to bite him.]]be a big mistake." But Mandrill argues that they might need him as a hostage, so they [[LockingMacGyverInTheStoreCupboard maroon him on Monkey Island]].



* CuttingOffTheBranches: Guybrush canonically ended up sinking his boat in the first game and stranded Carla, Otis and Meathook in Monkey Island. As such, the first two are very angry at him and will only agree to sign on with him if he gets them cushy government jobs.

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* CuttingOffTheBranches: Guybrush canonically ended up sinking his boat in the first game and stranded Carla, Otis and Meathook in Monkey Island. As such, the first two are very angry at him and will only agree to sign on with him again if he gets can promise them cushy government jobs.



* [[HijackedByGanon Hijacked by LeChuck]]: Narrowly averted. [[spoiler:[=LeChuck=] returns, but he's working for the new villain, and Demon Zombie Ghost Pirate Statue [=LeChuck=] even gets taken control of after trying to double-cross Mandrill at the end.]]

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* [[HijackedByGanon Hijacked by LeChuck]]: Narrowly averted. [[spoiler:[=LeChuck=] returns, but he's working for the new villain, and Demon Zombie Ghost Pirate Statue [=LeChuck=] even gets taken control of after trying his last-act attempt to double-cross Mandrill at the end.seize power from Ozzie backfires on him.]]



* HumongousMecha: The monkey head from ''VideoGame/TheSecretOfMonkeyIsland'' is retconned into being part of a giant monkey robot which Guybrush powers up and uses to save the day.

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* HumongousMecha: The monkey head from ''VideoGame/TheSecretOfMonkeyIsland'' is retconned into being part of a giant silver monkey robot which Guybrush powers up and uses to save the day.



* MilhollandRelationshipMoment: Subverted when you try to tell Ignatius Cheese what happened to the SCUMM Bar.

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* MilhollandRelationshipMoment: Subverted when you try to tell Ignatius Cheese what happened to the SCUMM Bar. He doesn't react at all when you tell him it fell victim to some fictional disasters, but when you say "Oh, never mind, it's nothing" he realizes it's been taken over and is infuriated.



* ReformedCriminal: There is a school where pirates undergo rehabilitation. Guybrush can pass and get a certification, which is embarrassing, and/or utterly fail after giving the most [[HeroicComedicSociopath hilariously heinous]] answers.

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* ReformedCriminal: There is a school where pirates undergo rehabilitation. Guybrush can pass and get a certification, which is embarrassing, and/or but of course the plot requires that you utterly fail after giving the most [[HeroicComedicSociopath hilariously heinous]] answers.



* StevenUlyssesPerhero: "Charles L. Charles." [[spoiler:Charles Le Chuck.]]
* SymbolSwearing: In Act III, Guybrush asks Herman Toothrot, "How do I get off this [bleep] island?", as the swearing is bleeped in the dialogue and replaced by symbols in the in-game text.

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* StevenUlyssesPerhero: "Charles L. Charles." [[spoiler:Charles Le Chuck.]]
You won't be surprised that it's actually [=LeChuck=].
* SymbolSwearing: In Act III, Guybrush asks Herman Toothrot, "How do I get off this [bleep] [bleep]ing island?", as the swearing is bleeped in the dialogue and replaced by symbols in the in-game text.



* UnholyNuke: The Ultimate Insult is one of the most powerful Voodoo artifacts around; it's not that lethal for the body, but annihilates the spirit.

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* UnholyNuke: The Ultimate Insult is one of the most powerful Voodoo artifacts around; it's not that lethal for it doesn't hurt the body, but it annihilates the spirit.
6th Dec '16 11:43:53 AM G-MANN
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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Ozzie Mandrill = Rupert Murdoch.



* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Ozzie Mandrill = Rupert Murdoch.
6th Dec '16 11:43:02 AM G-MANN
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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Ozzie Mandrill = Rupert Murdoch.
23rd May '16 7:16:46 PM Orbiting
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->''Spitting the sand of Monkey Island from my mouth, I began to wonder if the life of a mighty pirate was all it was cracked up to be. If only I'd chosen a different path, [=LeChuck=] might still be dead, and the mystery of the Ultimate Insult might have remained an enigma. If I'd never picked up a sword, the grog-swilling pirates of the Tri-Island Area might be unthreatened by the twin forces of gentrification and demonic [[GoshDangItToHeck heckfire]]. If only...''
-->--Excerpted from ''The Memoirs of Guybrush Threepwood: The VideoGame/MonkeyIsland Years''

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->''Spitting ->''"Spitting the sand of Monkey Island from my mouth, I began to wonder if the life of a mighty pirate was all it was cracked up to be. If only I'd chosen a different path, [=LeChuck=] might still be dead, and the mystery of the Ultimate Insult might have remained an enigma. If I'd never picked up a sword, the grog-swilling pirates of the Tri-Island Area might be unthreatened by the twin forces of gentrification and demonic [[GoshDangItToHeck heckfire]]. If only...''
-->--Excerpted
"''
-->-- '''Excerpted
from ''The Memoirs of Guybrush Threepwood: The VideoGame/MonkeyIsland Years''
Years'''''
18th May '16 12:01:14 PM Generality
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* TheManBehindTheMan: [[spoiler: In a rather surprising plot twist, Ozzie is the real BigBad of this game while [=LeChuck=] is just TheDragon.]]

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* TheManBehindTheMan: TheManInFrontOfTheMan: [[spoiler: In a rather surprising plot twist, Ozzie is the real BigBad of this game while [=LeChuck=] is just TheDragon.]]
15th Dec '15 4:28:16 PM Josef5678
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* TheDevTeamThinksOfEverything: There is an animation for hitting Herman Toothrot on the head with pretty much every item in the inventory.
21st Oct '15 2:34:42 PM Generality
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*** Additionally, one of the possible numbers Guybrush will use as a TrustPassword with his past/future self is 69.
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