Grim Fandango Remastered
Grim Fandango originally came out in 1998, but was recently re-released for new consoles with updated graphics. It is a darkly funny film noir puzzle game that takes place in the Land of the Dead.
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Story & Themes
Manny Calavera is a travel agent who is tired of getting the 4-year travelers, so he decides to steal a 4-minute traveler from one of his co-workers. When the lady--Meche--is also given a 4-year sentence, Manny realizes there must be something shady going on, and confirms that his agency is manipulating the books against him. He decides to look for Meche, who has departed on her journey, and waits for her to arrive at the next checkpoint.
Meanwhile, Manny is busy uncovering a dastardly underworld plot to withhold travelers' tickets. The shady organization that is doing so has it out for him, and Manny must rescue Meche and the other travelers while trying to stop the bad guys.
- What did you think of the film noir Dia de los Muertos aesthetic?
Mystery, Point-and-Click Adventure, Puzzle
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Art (Painting, Drawing, etc.),
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Cannot be played online