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* AGodIAm: [[spoiler: In ''Tales'' after he absorbs power from the voodoo crossroads, he declares himself a demon god.]]

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* AGodIAm: AGodAmI: [[spoiler: In ''Tales'' after he absorbs power from the voodoo crossroads, he declares himself a demon god.]]


Murray the Demonic Talking Skull was a member of [=LeChuck's=] undead pirate crew with dreams of WorldDomination. Guybrush blasted Murray and his crewmates with a cannon in order to save Elaine, reducing him to a skull. Murray appears throughout ''Curse'', going on at length about how he will take over the world with his legion of the damned. Despite destroying his body Guybrush gets along well with Murray.

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Murray the Demonic Talking Skull was a member of [=LeChuck's=] undead pirate crew with dreams of WorldDomination.to TakeOverTheWorld. Guybrush blasted Murray and his crewmates with a cannon in order to save Elaine, reducing him to a skull. Murray appears throughout ''Curse'', going on at length about how he will take over the world with his legion of the damned. Despite destroying his body Guybrush gets along well with Murray.


* NewJobAsThePlotDemands: Starts off as a used ship dealer, before switching to used ''coffins'', then insurance, timeshares and memorabilia.



* WhyDoYouKeepChangingJobs: Starts off as a used ship dealer, before switching to used ''coffins'', then insurance, timeshares and memorabilia.


* KidHero: In ''Secret'', since he is implied to be around 16 or 17 years old; in ''LeChucks Revenge'', he (almost) admits that he's just 19 years old.

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* KidHero: In ''Secret'', since he is implied to be around 16 or 17 years old; in ''LeChucks ''[=LeChuck's=] Revenge'', he (almost) admits that he's just 19 years old.



* OlderThanTheyLook: Or is he? He has trouble getting service in reputable bars because he looks like a teenager. Fortunately, such establishments are uncommon in the Caribbean. It's not clear how old he actually ''is'', just that it's older than he looks (though in ''LeChuck's Revenge'', when he tries to get a preliminary ID card for the library, he almost admits to being 19 years old before he corrects himself and claims to be 21).

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* OlderThanTheyLook: Or is he? He has trouble getting service in reputable bars because he looks like a teenager. Fortunately, such establishments are uncommon in the Caribbean. It's not clear how old he actually ''is'', just that it's older than he looks (though in ''LeChuck's ''[=LeChuck=]'s Revenge'', when he tries to get a preliminary ID card for the library, he almost admits to being 19 years old before he corrects himself and claims to be 21).



* {{Jerkass}}: Lechuck is not nice. He murders entire ships and forces the crew to serve him as undead slaves, and even with his crush on Elain, he'll resort to brainwashing her to get over her rejections of him.

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* {{Jerkass}}: Lechuck [=Lechuck=] is not nice. He murders entire ships and forces the crew to serve him as undead slaves, and even with his crush on Elain, he'll resort to brainwashing her to get over her rejections of him.



* {{Leitmotif}}: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnAghYUxLms LeChuck's Theme]].

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* {{Leitmotif}}: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnAghYUxLms LeChuck's [=LeChuck=]'s Theme]].



* SolitarySorceress: Fits the bill in three games: in ''[[VideoGame/MonkeyIsland2LeChucksRevenge LeChuck's Revenge]]'', ''[[VideoGame/TheCurseOfMonkeyIsland Curse]]'' and ''[[VideoGame/TalesOfMonkeyIsland Tales]]'', she lives in a place remote enough that Guybrush will find her somewhere around the end of the first act, around when he gains the [[OpeningTheSandbox freedom to move around the game world]]. However, in the original ''[[VideoGame/TheSecretOfMonkeyIsland Secret]]'' and ''VideoGame/{{Escape|FromMonkeyIsland}}'', she lives right in the middle of Mêlée town and is accessible right away.

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* SolitarySorceress: Fits the bill in three games: in ''[[VideoGame/MonkeyIsland2LeChucksRevenge LeChuck's [=LeChuck=]'s Revenge]]'', ''[[VideoGame/TheCurseOfMonkeyIsland Curse]]'' and ''[[VideoGame/TalesOfMonkeyIsland Tales]]'', she lives in a place remote enough that Guybrush will find her somewhere around the end of the first act, around when he gains the [[OpeningTheSandbox freedom to move around the game world]]. However, in the original ''[[VideoGame/TheSecretOfMonkeyIsland Secret]]'' and ''VideoGame/{{Escape|FromMonkeyIsland}}'', she lives right in the middle of Mêlée town and is accessible right away.


Nothing much is known about Guybrush before he washed up on Melee Island. ''[=LeChuck's=] Revenge'' heavily implied in the ending that he had a mother and father who disappeared and a brother named Chuckie, but that ending has since been retconned as a magic-induced dream, so how much of it is true is questionable. For current family he is HappilyMarried to Elaine Marley.

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Nothing much is known about Guybrush before he washed up on Melee Mêlée Island. ''[=LeChuck's=] Revenge'' heavily implied in the ending that he had a mother and father who disappeared and a brother named Chuckie, but that ending has since been retconned as a magic-induced dream, so how much of it is true is questionable. For current family he is HappilyMarried to Elaine Marley.



The much beloved governor of the Tri-Island Area, specifically Melee Island, Booty Island, and Plunder Island. Elaine Marley first met Guybrush Threepwood when he was working to complete his three pirate trials on Melee Island. It was LoveAtFirstSight. Before that happened though Elaine had rejected the advances of the Pirate [=LeChuck=], who came back and kidnapped her, prompting Guybrush to mount a rescue mission to Monkey Island. His efforts proved pointless, as Elaine had defied the usual DamselInDistress stereotype by escaping and coming up with a plan to destroy [=LeChuck=], which failed.

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The much beloved governor of the Tri-Island Area, specifically Melee Mêlée Island, Booty Island, and Plunder Island. Elaine Marley first met Guybrush Threepwood when he was working to complete his three pirate trials on Melee Mêlée Island. It was LoveAtFirstSight. Before that happened though Elaine had rejected the advances of the Pirate [=LeChuck=], who came back and kidnapped her, prompting Guybrush to mount a rescue mission to Monkey Island. His efforts proved pointless, as Elaine had defied the usual DamselInDistress stereotype by escaping and coming up with a plan to destroy [=LeChuck=], which failed.




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Meathook is one of the people Guybrush recruits for his crew to sail to Monkey Island to look for Elaine. Like the rest of the crew he mutinies and ends up stranded on Monkey Island. He returned in ''Escape'', having made it back to Melee Island, where he started a career in wax paintings.

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Meathook is one of the people Guybrush recruits for his crew to sail to Monkey Island to look for Elaine. Like the rest of the crew he mutinies and ends up stranded on Monkey Island. He returned in ''Escape'', having made it back to Melee Mêlée Island, where he started a career in wax paintings.




Herman Toothrot is a hermit Guybrush meets when he first arrives on Monkey Island. Herman originally found Monkey Island on the ''Sea Monkey'' with his crewmmate, who later accidentally hung himself. He helps Guybrush out by explaining various places in Monkey Island, assists him with some puzzles involving the Monkey Island Cannibals, and is possibly the one who give him a ride back to Melee Island.

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Herman Toothrot is a hermit Guybrush meets when he first arrives on Monkey Island. Herman originally found Monkey Island on the ''Sea Monkey'' with his crewmmate, who later accidentally hung himself. He helps Guybrush out by explaining various places in Monkey Island, assists him with some puzzles involving the Monkey Island Cannibals, and is possibly the one who give him a ride back to Melee Mêlée Island.



* ContinuitySnarl: The only way his backstory makes sense is if he was knocked into the whirlpool by Ozzie Mandrill, washed up on Monkey Island, got amnesia, got off of Monkey Island, went to Melee Island, bought the Sea Monkey so he could return to Monkey Island for whatever reason, got a crewmate, returned to Monkey Island, and lost his ship and crewmate.

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* ContinuitySnarl: The only way his backstory makes sense is if he was knocked into the whirlpool by Ozzie Mandrill, washed up on Monkey Island, got amnesia, got off of Monkey Island, went to Melee Mêlée Island, bought the Sea Monkey so he could return to Monkey Island for whatever reason, got a crewmate, returned to Monkey Island, and lost his ship and crewmate.



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[[folder:René]][[folder:Rottingham]]



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* AdaptationalDyeJob: Her sprites in the first two games, plus her character illustration in the original EGA release of ''Secret'' and the game's box art, show her as a brunette. The VGA version of ''Secret'' changed her to having red hair in her character illustration, however, which was adopted as her official hair color as of ''Curse''.



* DemotedToExtra: In ''Revenge''

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* DemotedToExtra: In ''Revenge''''[=LeChuck=]'s Revenge'', where she only appears in about a half-dozen scenes and has little bearing on the plot.


* GenderBenderName: Haggis' full name is apparently Heart Liver and Kidneys Boiled in the Stomach of the Animal McMutton, to which Guybrush notes that his parents were expecting a girl. He also had a great aunt named Fergus.

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* GenderBenderName: GenderBlenderName: Haggis' full name is apparently Heart Liver and Kidneys Boiled in the Stomach of the Animal McMutton, [=McMutton=], to which Guybrush notes that his parents were expecting a girl. He also had a great aunt named Fergus.

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* ICallItVera: Haggis has named his sword "Old Ironsides". He only uses it to scalp Captain Rottingham.


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* TheVonTropeFamily: Van Helgen, though this is as a ShoutOut to Music/VanHalen.


* GenderBenderName: Haggis' full name is apparently Heart Liver and Kidneys Boiled in the Stomach of the Animal McMutton, to which Guybrush notes that his parents were expecting a girl. He also had a great aunt named Fergus.



* MeaningfulName: At least in a meta sense, since "singe" is French for "monkey".

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* MeaningfulName: At least in a meta sense, since "singe" is French for "monkey". Guybrush actually refers to him as "De Monkey" at one point.


* CannotTalktoWomen: Only in his first meeting with Elaine, but it's a truly outstanding instance.

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* CannotTalktoWomen: CannotTalkToWomen: Only in his first meeting with Elaine, but it's a truly outstanding instance.



* AnimatedTattoo: He has a skull tattoo on his chest called Roger that he can make talk.



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--> '''Murray''': I will hide your keys beneath the cushions of your upholstered furniture! And nevermore will you be able to find socks that match!


* HonestJohnsDealership

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* HonestJohnsDealershipHonestJohnsDealership: In the first game, he sells [[TheAllegedCar crappy ships]] at hugely inflated prices.


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* WhyDoYouKeepChangingJobs: Starts off as a used ship dealer, before switching to used ''coffins'', then insurance, timeshares and memorabilia.

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* TheMaidenNameDebate: Gender flipped and parodied; In ''Escape'', various characters refer to him as "Mr. Marley", much to his chagrin.


* FortuneTeller
* IHaveManyNames

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* FortuneTeller
FortuneTeller: She tells Guybrush his future in the first three games.
* IHaveManyNamesIHaveManyNames: She claims to have been known by many different names on many different islands. Unfortunately, she doesn't disclose any of them.


* BadassBeard: Impressive to begin with, but taken to ridiculous levels in ''Curse'', where it's made of ''fire''.



* CameBackStrong: Gets [[HoistByHisOwnPetard blown up by his own voodoo cannon ball]] at the start of ''Curse'', which leads him to come back as a demon pirate complete with flaming beard and even more powers.



* EverythingsDeaderWithZombies

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* EverythingsDeaderWithZombiesEverythingsDeaderWithZombies: In the second game. His ghost form had been destroyed by Guybrush in the first game, so [[TheDragon Largo [=LaGrande=]]] has his spirit shunted to his rotting corpse instead.

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