LucasArts and Activision announced Monkey Island Special Edition Collection. A compilation pack consisting of The Secret of Monkey Island and Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge will be bundled in with never-before-seen bonus content.
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition game reinvents the classic faithfully critically acclaimed (the release date of its first edition was 1990), designed for fans of the series and new audiences. The game features new high-definition graphics, a soundtrack remastered and all dialogs. For purists, this includes the ability to switch immediately from the Special Edition of the Classic version.
Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck’s Revenge is back with the best of the classic version, also incorporates new features such as direct control, allowing control Guybrush Threepwood and a trail system that emphasizes the objects of interest for game development . The title also includes the comments of the original creators of the series Ron Gilbert, Tim Schafer and Dave Grossman, recalling scenes of the Special and Classic versions.
Among the new exclusive content, find new venues and arts of the characters, the soundtrack remastered in both games and storyboards and art of an animated film on Monkey Island by Industrial Light & Magic was never present.
Monkey Island Collection Special Edition will be available in Europe from September 9 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC.