Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 3 - Lair of the Leviathan

  • Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 3 - Lair of the Leviathan
83
Based on 17 scores, 18 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    7
  • Good:
    8
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Very well written, felt less rushed, The humor is very wellexecuted, Controls are a vast improvement.
  • Very fun and hilarious game play. You get to create a unique pirate face and explore the inside of a manatee (and the return of Murray).
  • Great puzzles, Great jokes, The inimitable Morgan LeFlay, The incomparable Murray.

Cons:

  • Story can be cheesy at times, Puzzle difficulty inconsitent, Why does Guybrush have to turn puke green??
  • No more Island exploring, possibly too much manatee exploring.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Yet Another Review Site on 80

Following on from the previous episode Guybrush finds himself trapped inside a giant manatee. Without spoiling too much - this episode will see you in a quiz show type situation playing for your life, performing rites of passage for a secret...

By GamerWok on 70

Lair of the Leviathan starts off with a succinct introduction, giving a brief overview of the past two chapters and refreshing the player on what exactly Guybrush, our hapless hero, is doing. And then you tossed into the belly of a giant fish, in dire...

By BrightHub on 80

The game retains the sharp,...

By Games Radar on 70

Previously, on Monkey Island: Voodoo pox! Human LeChuck! Magical sea-sponges! At this point in the series, it’s almost like reviewing a TV show rather than a game. The basic structure, the characters, the overall plot – you’re not...

By Gaming Daily on 87

For anyone who’s been asleep since 1990 (you weren’t even born yet – Age Ed), Monkey Island is the now long, long, looooong running tale of Guybrush Threepwood and his adventures in a fictional Caribbean filled with voodoo, pirates and voodoo pirates....

By GamerTell on 98

What do huge manatees, mutinous crews and voodoo curses all have in common? The third installment of Telltale's Tales of Monkey Island: Lair of Leviathan.In the previous episode, our hero Guybrush Threepwood and his ship were swallowed whole by an...

By Destructoid on 85

Another chapter in the Telltale Games' Tales of Monkey Island episodic series was released yesterday afternoon. Chapter 3, or the “Lair of the Leviathan” kicks off as a powerful whale swallows the whole of the Screaming Narwhal. Mighty...

By Gamers Daily News on 80

Tales of Monkey Island has been a departure from Telltale’s normal episodic adventures; rather than having five or six separate stories coming together toward the end of the ’season’, Guybrush’s adventure tells one consistent...

By ZTGamerDomain.com on 95

A fine return to form.After a mediocre second chapter, I am happy to report that "Lair of the Leviathan" is a fine return to form. To idiosyncratic bowel-exploring, ichor-guzzling, manatee-wooing form.A month ago, Guybrush and company were swallowed...

By Cheat Code Central on 90

"Praise the burning face of hell!" The third installment in the ongoing saga of mighty piratical antics found in Tales of Monkey Island has shoved off and set sail. This time the developers plotted a winding course through some of the most hilarious...

By Armchair Empire on 90

Throughout the first two episodes of the Tales of Monkey Island series, pirate hero Guybrush Threepwood has gotten himself in trouble more than a few times trying to find the cure for the accursed and spreading pox his former (current?) archenemy...

By Gamervision on 90

Telltale is extremely excited to have their hands back in the Monkey Island series. Since the last chapter released, they took up shop at the Penny-Arcade expo to further promote their title, granting interviews with different developers and Dominic...

International Review By Spieletest on 79

Tales of Monkey Island – Lair of the Leviathan ist zwar recht kurz gehalten, jedoch sind die Schauplätze so skurril, das es ein sicherlich lohnenswerter Blick ist. Ein wahrlich abgefahrener Teil mit wenig Tiefgang, aber dafür umso mehr...

International Review By GamingXP on 81

Jeder Fan der „Tales of Monkey Island“ wird sich das neueste Kapitel mit Sicherheit kaufen. Ansonsten erfahren Sie nicht die komplette Story, die wirklich spannend erzählt wird. Doch momentan ist der dritte Teil der schwächste der...

International Review By OnlineWelten on 81

Erstmals überkam mich beim Spielen einer Tales of Monkey Island-Episode mehr als einmal das Gefühl, das etwas nicht so recht stimmt. Einerseits war ich fasziniert von den herrlich skurrilen Schauplätzen, den abgedrehten Ideen (Kuppler...

International Review By GamePlayer on 80

Look behind you!Guybrush äventyr fortsätter med full fart framåt och med del tre stöter han (och därmed vi) på nya lite halvkrångliga situationer att ta sig helskinnad från. I den fortsatta jakten på den...

International Review By Gamer.no on 80

Jeg må innrømme at jeg var litt engstelig før utgivelsen av Lair of the Leviathan. Selv om jeg koste meg mye med forrige episode, virket den litt mindre fantasifull enn den første Tales of Monkey Island-episoden, og jeg fryktet at...

International Review By Zeitgeist Game Review on

If you haven’t picked this series up yet, it’s $35 for all 5 episodes at TellTale.com or 1000 points per episode on Nintendo WiiWare. Recall that if you purchase the PC version, upon release of the final episode, a collector’s edition...