• Jack Keane
67
Based on 11 scores, 14 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    1
  • Good:
    1
  • Average:
    7
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Charming.
  • Cartoonish plot and visuals.
  • Sensible puzzles.

Cons:

  • A little too derivative of traditional adventures in spots.

Expert reviews and ratings

By IT Reviews on -

If youre nostalgic for the early days of point ‘n click adventures then this will make a diverting few hours down memory lane without taxing your intelligence too far. Kalypso Media - Jack Keane price Buy Jack Keane securely online at a bargain...

By V3.co.uk on 80

Jack Keane is a light-hearted adventure game in which you play a cheeky young seafarer who finds himself on a mysterious remote island populated by lots of monkeys. Sound familiar? If you have fond memories of Monkey Island games youll find that Jack...

By GameZone on 74

del.icio.us | Digg This | Glink It In order to get on the good side of some rather unscrupulous characters, our man Jack Keane, a ship captain, all-around adventurer and owner of some really bad luck accepts a job to help rescue some of the Queens...

By Cheat Code Central on 70

Jack Keane is a point-and-click adventure fashioned from such classic series as Myst and Monkey Island. The game uses brain-teasing puzzles, a Victorian backdrop, cartoonish presentation, and a lot of humor to engage players in the wild adventure. The...

By GameSpot on 70

Jack Keane is a colorful and cartoonish adventure through the 19th century British Empire....

By Games Radar on 70

We made a promise to ourselves and to you, dear reader, that we’d never do it. I’d never compare a point-and-clicker to The Secret of Monkey Island, or any other LucasArts adventure.That would be lazy and obvious games journalism, and in any...

By Strategy Informer on 67

The game is set at the height of the British Empire in the early 20th century, and terminally under-achieving captain, Jack Keane, is in a bit of a pickle. We find him tied to a chair at the hands of two typically dim-witted thugs, intent on...

By DarkZero on 60

The adventure game genre, or point and click if you prefer, was a big deal back in the 80s and early 90s, with series like Monkey Island proving very popular and still being named as favourites among gamers today. However, since then flashy visuals...

By Play TM on 87

Disenchanted by the world of gaming that requires fast hand to eye co-ordination and no need for solving puzzles, unless you count deciding which grunt to shoot first as a brainteaser? Well come this way, because Jack Keane will be a refreshing...

International Review By dome.fi on -

Peli sijoittuu varhaiseen kolonialismin aikaan noin 1700-luvulle. Tarinan nimihenkilö, Jack Keane, on pennitön jokapaikan höylä ja rahtipaatin omistaja, jonka Englannin kuningattaren palveluksessa oleva agentti palkkaa kuskiksi...

International Review By Komputer for Alle on 70

Jack Keane er en god gammeldags pirathistorie. Titelpersonen i spillet er en initiativrig ung mand med eget skib, som han sejler rundt med i 1800-tallets Indiske Ocean.Her bliver han hyret til at transportere en britisk agent til den skumle ø Tooth...

International Review By FZ.se on 20

Som stort fan av Monkey Island blev jag glatt överraskad när äventyrsspelet Jack Keane dök upp för recension. När jag fick hem det läste jag på boxen att spelet innehåller "humoristisk dialog som inspirerats av klassiska LucasArts-ävetyrsspel". Kan...

International Review By GamePlayer on 70

Deck 13:s Jack Keane fullkomligt skriker av vilja och ambition. Det är uppenbart att Jack Keane ska vara ett nytt Monkey Island, eller kanske snarare ett substitut till LucasArts äventyrsserie. Detta betyder naturligtvis sjöfarter, galen...

International Review By Level 7 on -

Det är med lyckliga minnen av Guybrush Threepwoods spröda stämma som jag installerar Jack Keane på min dator. ”Peka och klicka”-konceptet har fungerat förut och det borde fungera igen. Stämningen infinner sig också blixtsnabbt....