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""Monkey Island is the collective name given to a series of five graphical adventure games produced and published by LucasArts, originally known as LucasFilm Games through the development of the first game in the series. The fifth installment of the franchise was developed by Telltale Games in collaboration with LucasArts. The games follow the misadventures of the hapless Guybrush Threepwood as he struggles to become the most notorious pirate in the Caribbean, defeat the plans of the evil undead pirate LeChuck and win the heart of governor Elaine Marley. Each game's plot usually involves the mysterious Monkey Island and its impenetrable secrets.

The games were created as a collaborative effort among Ron Gilbert, Tim Schafer and Dave Grossman. Gilbert worked on the first two games before leaving LucasArts. Grossman and Schafer, who also worked on the first two games, would enjoy success on other titles before both of them also left. The rights to Monkey Island remained with LucasArts, and the third and fourth games were created without the input of the original writing crew. Development of the fifth game was headed by Dave Grossman, with work from Michael Stemmle; while not actively engaged in the project, Gilbert was involved with the initial design of the game.""

Source: Wikipedia, "Monkey_Island_(series)", available under the CC-BY-SA License.

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Video Game: The Curse of Monkey Island
Rank 70
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Release Date 1997-10-31
Video Game: Escape from Monkey Island
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Video Game Compilation: LucasArts Archive Series: The Monkey Island Archives
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Release Date 1992-01-01
Video Game: Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge
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Release Date 1991-12-00
Video Game Compilation: Monkey Island Madness
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Video Game Compilation: Monkey Island Special Edition Collection
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Video Game: The Secret of Monkey Island
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Video Game: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 1: Launch of the Screaming Narwhal
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Video Game: Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 2: The Siege of Spinner Cay
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