Sam & Max: Season 2 - Episode 4 - Chariots of the Dogs

  • Sam & Max: Season 2 - Episode 4 - Chariots of the Dogs
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  • Hilarious script; great puzzles; wonderful art design; great new characters.


  • Lacks the satirical edge of previous episodes; no mini-games.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Yet Another Review Site on 80

I'm going to start by saying I have had to really push myself to review the last couple of Sam & Max episodes; I feel really I have summed the series up already. The games have all been good, telltale have made them last longer, and they are...

By Gaming Nexus on 92

What would you say if I told you that this newest episode of Sam & Max, Chariots of the Dogs, would answer some of the biggest questions of all time? I'm talking about the biggies, like how the universe was created, what came first - the chicken or...

By 1Up on 94

I think I've figured out my biggest problem with episodic games: reviewing them. Chariots of the Dogs is the 10th Sam & Max episode I've played. It's also the fourth I've reviewed (see: Episodes 1x04, 1x05, and 2x02). So if I say that...

By GameZone on 85 | Digg This | Glink It Yay! Bosco is back! I sorely missed Bosco from Night of the Raving Dead, and am so glad he’s been found. However, he’s in a world of hurt and needs Sam and Max to help him in his time of need. You see,...

By Strategy Informer on 83

Chariots of the Dogs represents the tenth episode for the dynamic duo since TellTale games took the reigns and started Season 1 last year. If you’re seriously interested in the history of Sam and Max and the previous episodes head back to the...

By Games Radar on 70

Episodic gaming’s dynamic detecting duo travel through time and space (and the local convenience store) in Chariots of the Dogs, the latest installment of their series' second "season". A substantial improvement from the lackadaisical content...

By Armchair Empire on 90

It’s a blast into the past for Sam and Max in Sam & Max 204: Chariots of the Dogs – and zooming back to the future, too, as time travel takes center stage in the newest episodic adventure for the zany anthropomorphic Freelance Police. This...

By GameSpy on 90

When a long-running series has a misfire -- lets call it a "Spocks Brain" moment -- theres always the danger that the poor outing isnt just a hiccup but the moment when it jumps the shark. After the disappointment of Night of the Raving Dead, the...

By Cheat Code Central on 94

Telltale Games continues to further cement its hold on the adventure gaming masses with every new episode of the Sam & Max series it cranks out. The second season of the anthropomorphic freelance police duo's episodic cases is slowly drawing to a...

By Gamervision on 90

Name: Sam and Max 204: Chariots of the DogsGenre: Point-and-Click AdventurePlatform: Windows PCSam and Max Season Two started off big and fizzled a little as it went on. Episode Two was mediocre by their usual standards and Episode Three, while...

By IGN Gear on

While it seems like Season 2 of Sam & Max just got under way, Telltale Games is already preparing for the release of the fourth episode. The second season has been a surprising one, offering some unexpected depth and development for the lovably...