History Videogame / MonkeyIsland2LechucksRevenge

13th Sep '17 8:54:07 PM Plactus
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* StylisticSuck: As they say, the marvel isn't that the monkey plays the piano well, it's that he plays it at all.



* StylisticSuck: As they say, the marvel isn't that the monkey plays the piano well, it's that he plays it at all.
13th Sep '17 8:53:36 PM Plactus
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* StylisticSuck: As they say, the marvel isn't that the monkey plays the piano well, it's that he plays it at all.
16th Aug '17 4:42:46 PM legoking831
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* GainaxEnding[=/=]TheEndingChangesEverything: [[spoiler: After Guybrush falls down the hole in Dinky Island, he finds himself in some concrete tunnels. [=LeChuck=] is there with a VoodooDoll and he tortures Guybrush with it after revealing that he is Guybrush's brother. Big Whoop only contains a ticket with the letter "E" on it. In the tunnels Guybrush finds an elevator that leads to Mêlée Island, carnival equipment, and a hospital room with two skeletons that he immediately identifies as his parents. Later he builds a VoodooDoll and nearly kills [=LeChuck=] with it, then he takes off [=LeChuck's=] mask and reveals that [=LeChuck=] is his long lost brother Chuckie. Then the scene cuts to both of them as kids at an amusement park where Guybrush's parents chastise him for wandering off, and then they go to a ride. But at the last second Chuckie makes a AsideGlance and lightning arches from his eyes. Finally during TheStinger Elaine wonders if Guybrush has fallen into another trap]]. And that's why there is a BrokenBase (for this game). Many [[http://www.telltalegames.com/forums/showthread.php?t=10784 discussions]] with EpilepticTrees and WildMassGuessing have ensued. Nobody knows for sure what the ending originally was all about, and the next game {{Retcon}}ned it.

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* GainaxEnding[=/=]TheEndingChangesEverything: [[spoiler: After Guybrush falls down the hole in Dinky Island, he finds himself in some concrete tunnels. [=LeChuck=] is there with a VoodooDoll and he tortures Guybrush with it after revealing that he is Guybrush's brother. Big Whoop only contains a ticket with the letter "E" on it. In the tunnels Guybrush finds an elevator that leads to Mêlée Island, carnival equipment, and a hospital room with two skeletons that he immediately identifies as his parents. Later he builds a VoodooDoll and nearly kills [=LeChuck=] with it, then he takes off [=LeChuck's=] mask and reveals that [=LeChuck=] is his long lost brother Chuckie. Then the scene cuts to both of them as kids at an amusement park where Guybrush's parents chastise him for wandering off, and then they go to a ride. But at the last second Chuckie makes a AsideGlance and lightning arches from his eyes. Finally during TheStinger Elaine wonders if Guybrush has fallen into another trap]]. And that's why there is a BrokenBase (for this game). Many [[http://www.telltalegames.com/forums/showthread.php?t=10784 discussions]] with EpilepticTrees and WildMassGuessing have ensued. Nobody knows for sure what the ending originally was all about, and the next game {{Retcon}}ned it.simply goes with the [[spoiler:"it was all just a spell cast by [=LeChuck=]" interpretation.]]
20th Jun '17 4:54:48 PM Dreadjaws
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* VideogameCrueltyPotential: There are several cruel and mandatory actions to advance the plot, but releasing Kate from prison after you frame her for your actions and get her ass thrown to jail is completely optional.

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* VideogameCrueltyPotential: There are several cruel and mandatory actions to advance the plot, but releasing Kate from prison after you frame her for your actions and get her ass thrown to jail is completely optional. Assuming, of course, that you've already made use of her services. Otherwise, you have no choice.
19th Jun '17 5:40:05 PM legoking831
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* EasierThanEasy: The game has a lite mode with many puzzles dummied out.
19th Jun '17 4:51:39 PM Dreadjaws
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* DudeWheresMyRespect: No one is very inclined to believe Guybrush's claims that he is the Mighty Pirate who defeated [=LeChuck=], this is particulary ironic in [=MI2=] as he tells everyone about his exploits enough that people who know him are sick of hearing about them. Gubybrush is a real bore about his GloryDays and has penned a trilogy of books about his killing of [=LeChuck=].

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* DudeWheresMyRespect: No one is very inclined to believe Guybrush's claims that he is the Mighty Pirate who defeated [=LeChuck=], this is particulary ironic in [=MI2=] as he tells everyone about his exploits enough that people who know him are sick of hearing about them. Gubybrush is a real bore about his GloryDays and has penned a trilogy of books about his killing of [=LeChuck=]. Guybrush's bad luck continues as he defeats Largo and everyone else takes credit for it or believes someone else's story.
19th Jun '17 4:42:12 PM Dreadjaws
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* CrueltyIsTheOnlyOption: Wally's dialogue after you steal his monocle tugs at your heartstrings, but you can't progress through the game without taking it. And, though he's less sympathetic, Stan does the same thing when you seal him in his casket. Both seem even more cruel with the voice acting in the Special Edition. In Wally's case is even more cruel if you're playing in the Easy Difficulty setting of the original game, since in Normal Difficulty you later find another lens to replace the Monocle you stole. There's no such item in Easy Difficulty, since Wally's role is reduced, which means he never gets his sight back in the whole game. You can even take the Monocle without ever exchanging a word with him, treating the poor kid as mere scenery.

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* CrueltyIsTheOnlyOption: Wally's dialogue after you steal his monocle tugs at your heartstrings, but you can't progress through the game without taking it. And, though he's less sympathetic, Stan does the same thing when you seal him in his casket. Both seem even more cruel with the voice acting in the Special Edition. In Wally's case is even more cruel if you're playing in the Easy Difficulty setting of the original game, since in Normal Difficulty you later find another lens to replace the Monocle you stole. There's stole, but there's no such item in Easy Difficulty, since Wally's role is reduced, which means he never gets his sight back in the whole game. You can even take the Monocle without ever exchanging a word with him, treating the poor kid as mere scenery.
19th Jun '17 4:41:17 PM Dreadjaws
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* CrueltyIsTheOnlyOption: Wally's dialogue after you steal his monocle tugs at your heartstrings, but you can't progress through the game without taking it. And, though he's less sympathetic, Stan does the same thing when you seal him in his casket. Both seem even more cruel with the voice acting in the Special Edition.

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* CrueltyIsTheOnlyOption: Wally's dialogue after you steal his monocle tugs at your heartstrings, but you can't progress through the game without taking it. And, though he's less sympathetic, Stan does the same thing when you seal him in his casket. Both seem even more cruel with the voice acting in the Special Edition. In Wally's case is even more cruel if you're playing in the Easy Difficulty setting of the original game, since in Normal Difficulty you later find another lens to replace the Monocle you stole. There's no such item in Easy Difficulty, since Wally's role is reduced, which means he never gets his sight back in the whole game. You can even take the Monocle without ever exchanging a word with him, treating the poor kid as mere scenery.
15th Jun '17 7:40:20 PM legoking831
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* CopyProtection: The [[http://thefloppydisk.com/games/monkey_island_2_le_chucks_revenge_ibm_35_glued_corners/mi2_ibm_35.jpg "Mix'n Mojo" code wheel]].

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* CopyProtection: The [[http://thefloppydisk.com/games/monkey_island_2_le_chucks_revenge_ibm_35_glued_corners/mi2_ibm_35.jpg "Mix'n Mojo" code wheel]]. The game would start off by "rolling" two random ingredients (one on the outer wheel and one on the inner), and it would then ask for a specific recipe. When you rotated the wheel so that the two ingredients aligned, you would then have to locate the recipe, and two 2-digit numbers (in the form ##/##) would be revealed, showing how much of the two ingredients you needed. Putting in the correct amount would allow you to proceed. The ''Monkey Island Madness'' CompilationRerelease skips this entirely (it's still present in the game though, putting it in DummiedOut territory) due to it being on a CD and no longer including the code wheel; however, this also means the difficulty options went down along with it, since the same screen used for the copy protection was also used to select the difficulty. [=ScummVM=] compensates for this by still running the copy protection but accepting any value as correct, even on the CD release.
8th Jun '17 3:20:48 AM TheAmazingBlachman
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-->"Most of these coffins have been barely used, only for a few hours, [[BuriedAlive premature burials and such...]]"
-->"You're back! I knew you would! All my customers return... ''eventually''."

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-->"Most of these coffins have been barely used, only for a few hours, [[BuriedAlive premature burials and such...]]"
-->"You're
]]"\\\
"You're
back! I knew you would! All my customers return... ''eventually''."



---> '''[=LeChuck=]''': I ({{beat}}) am your brother.
---> '''Guybrush''': That's not true! That's impossible!
---> '''[=LeChuck=]''': Search your feelings, you know it to be true!
---> '''Guybrush''': [[BigNO NOOOO! NOOOOOOOO!]]

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---> '''[=LeChuck=]''': I ({{beat}}) --->'''[=LeChuck=]:''' ''I'' am your brother.
---> '''Guybrush''':
brother.\\
'''Guybrush:'''
That's not true! That's impossible!
---> '''[=LeChuck=]''':
impossible!\\
'''[=LeChuck=]:'''
Search your feelings, you know it to be true!
---> '''Guybrush''':
true!\\
'''Guybrush:'''
[[BigNO NOOOO! NOOOOOOOO!]]



'''Carpenter:''' Oh shut up.

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'''Carpenter:''' Oh Oh, shut up.



-->'''Guybrush: '''Oh shut up.\\
'''Carpenter: '''Hey, you started it.\\

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-->'''Guybrush: '''Oh --->'''Guybrush: '''Oh, shut up.\\
'''Carpenter: '''Hey, you started it.\\



-->"I will take your bones, still alive and in great pain, and make them into a chair. I will call it my Screaming Chair. [[AndIMustScream Every day I will sit in it and listen to you scream.]]"

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-->"I --->"I will take your bones, still alive and in great pain, and make them into a chair. I will call it my Screaming Chair. [[AndIMustScream Every day I will sit in it and listen to you scream.]]"
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