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Looking for a great free adventure game on your iPad The iPad - The Best Device For Photographers [Mac] The iPad - The Best Device For Photographers [Mac] Read More ? You’re in luck, because Telltale Games’ first installment, Launch of the Screaming Narwhal, is available for free on the iPad until July 22. This first installment pits the heroic Guybrush Threepwood against a mysterious illness spread by the evil pirate LeChuck.

Tales of Monkey Island is a remake of the incredibly popular Monkey Island adventure games, a series that debuted in 1990 with the release of The Secret of Monkey Island. Developed by LucasArts, the original titles were loved by critics and fans for their humorous storytelling 7 Collaborative Storytelling Websites to Weave Your Own Digital Stories 7 Collaborative Storytelling Websites to Weave Your Own Digital Stories Read More , securing them cult-classic status in gaming culture. The new series replicates the original’s wit but adds a modern 3D game engine.

The remake, which is broken up into 5 episodes, was originally released for the PC in 2009 and received much praise from critics and fans, with most of the episodes receiving a score of 80 or higher on Metacritic.

Although Launch of the Screaming Narwhal is the only episode available for free, all five episodes have been released simultaneously for $6.99 each, bringing the total cost of the series to $27.96. That’s rather expensive by iPad standards, but it’s good compared to other platforms. The collection is currently priced at $34.99 on Steam, for example.

Source: GamePro

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  1. SuperBlooper057
    June 25, 2011 at 5:47 pm

    Be sure to check this out, a great addition to a great series!

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