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Nightmare Fuel: Maniac Mansion
For the sake of your mental health, don't listen to what Nurse Edna says when she catches a male character. And whatever you do, for the love of God don't play the Tentacle Mating Calls record around the Green Tentacle.
Well now I've gotta do it.
Every time the reactor is about to self-destruct. Tense music, a race against time, and a nuclear explosion destroying everything within a 5 mile radius if you fail.