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Grim Fandango

Average Rating: 8.06/10
Video Game Rank: 82
iPhone Rank: 8
Macintosh Rank: 38
Windows Rank: 59
Linux Rank: 15
Android Rank: 5
iPad Rank: 10
PlayStation Vita Rank: 12
PlayStation 4 Rank: 21
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Grim Fandango Remastered

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$4.99

Primary Name
Grim Fandango
Alternate Names
Grim Fandango Remastered
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Release Date
1998-12-15
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Android edition
Rel Date: 2015-05-05
Publisher: Double Fine Productions
Android
Developer: Double Fine Productions, LucasArts
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: OFLC(AU): M / ACB: M
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iOS edition
Rel Date: 2015-05-05
Publisher: Double Fine Productions
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Developer: Double Fine Productions, LucasArts
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: Apple / Rated: 12+
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iTunes: 978524071
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PSN PlayStation 4 Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2015-01-27
Publisher: Double Fine Productions
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Developer: Double Fine Productions, LucasArts
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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Rel Date: 2015-01-27
Publisher: Double Fine Productions
Linux, Macintosh, Windows
Developer: Double Fine Productions, LucasArts
Media: Downloadable Content
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PSN PlayStation Vita Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2015-01-26
Publisher: LucasArts
PlayStation Vita
Developer: LucasArts
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: PEGI: 12+
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English/European Windows (LucasArts Classic) edition
Rel Date: 1999-00-00
Publisher: LucasArts
Windows
Developer: LucasArts
Media: CD-ROM
Region: 
Rating: ELSPA: 11+
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North American Windows edition
Rel Date: 1998-12-15
Publisher: LucasArts
Windows
Developer: LucasArts
Media: CD-ROM
Region: 
Rating: ESRB: T
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German Windows Edition
Rel Date: 1998-00-00
Publisher: LucasArts
Windows
Developer: LucasArts
Media: CD-ROM
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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Description Edit | History

"Grim Fandango is a personal computer game in the graphic adventure genre released by LucasArts in 1998 and primarily written by Tim Schafer. It is the first adventure game by LucasArts to use 3D computer graphics overlaid on pre-rendered, static backgrounds. As with other LucasArts adventure games, the player must converse with other characters and examine, collect, and use objects correctly to solve puzzles in order to progress.

Grim Fandango's world combines elements of the Aztec belief of afterlife with style aspects of film noir, including The Maltese Falcon, On the Waterfront and Casablanca, to create the Land of the Dead, through which recently departed souls, represented in the game as calaca-like figures, must travel before they reach their final destination, the Ninth Underworld. The story follows travel agent Manuel "Manny" Calavera as he attempts to save Mercedes "Meche" Colomar, a newly arrived but virtuous soul, during her long journey.

The game received positive reviews, praising its artistic design and overall game direction in particular. Grim Fandango was selected for several gaming awards at the time of release, and is often listed in publishers' lists of top games of all time. However, the game was considered a commercial failure and factored into LucasArts' termination of their adventure game development, contributing to the decline of the adventure game genre."

Source: Wikipedia, "Grim_Fandango," available under the CC-BY-SA License.

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Remaster:

  • Improved character graphics and textures
  • An orchestrated score
  • Directors' commentary

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Video Game Rank: 82
iPhone Rank: 8
Macintosh Rank: 38
Windows Rank: 59
Linux Rank: 15
Android Rank: 5
iPad Rank: 10
PlayStation Vita Rank: 12
PlayStation 4 Rank: 21
Num Ratings: 308
Average Rating: 8.06
Standard Deviation: 1.57
Num Views: 2911
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
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Avg. Game Weight: 3.2
Fans: 5
Personal Comments: 41
Users Owning: 404
Users Wanting: 5
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