Excerpt: Grim Fandango is a classic that is not only among the greatest adventure games ever made but also among the greatest stories ever told. It is rare for a game to maintain an everlasting eminence such that it can still best more contemporary titles year after year.
Excerpt: This is a fun adventure/strategy game. It wasn\'t easy to beat, but there are plenty of hint pages out there. :) It has a Hispanic culture behind it. You are basically a Grim Reaper, trying to work your way out of the underworld.
Summary: This is a wonderful game! Grim Fandango brings spectacular graphics, sound, and gameplay to your computer. With a plot worthy of a movie script, you will certainly be entertained for hours on end.
Excerpt: Frankly, I waited a long time to buy Grim Fandango because I was put off by the game box. The art on the box looks so stylized and the game's vision so intensely personal as to seem almost freakish. I mean, a game about skeletons?
Excerpt: Lucas Arts' Grim Fandango already earned some lauds from other gaming publications and I hate to be the one to tarnish what may become another Myst. Grim Fandango does contain a captivating atmosphere with a certain film noir meets Antonio Banderas quality.
Excerpt: retro or what! I just bought this a couple of days ago. I am a huge fan of the Monkey Island games, and as this is from the same developer, I thought I would give it a try all I can say is WOW!
Pros: A truly classic game, funny, amusing and challenging
Cons: identification system takes a bit of getting used to