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Hollywood Monsters

MobyRank MobyScore
iPad
...
4.0
iPhone
...
4.0
Windows
67
3.8
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Description

This is an old school-type graphic adventure, right down to the verb-selecting SCUMM-ish interface. Every year the "Hollywood Monsters awards ceremony" is organized to recognize the acting monsters. You play a reporter from "The Quill" who gets the assigned to cover the show (celebrated at the apropiatedly gloomy Hannover mansion, owned by the president of MKO pictures). However things go bad and both your character and Frankenstein dissapear. You'll then procede through the game alternating between Sue (the first character) and Ron, who was sent to find out what happened. All this in a world populated with wacky versions of popular horror movie monsters (the werewolf appears as a gigolo, the mummy is whipped by his wife, etc...).

Screenshots

Hollywood Monsters Windows A skeleton in the bar
Hollywood Monsters Windows Title screen
Hollywood Monsters Windows Our hero, Ron Ashman, isn't interested in the assignment.
Hollywood Monsters Windows I'd hate to get on the wrong side of whatever spooked Frankenstein.

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User Reviews

Spanish-made adventure goodness. Windows Zovni (9366)
Runaway wasn't Pendulo's first adventure... Windows Depth Lord (943)

The Press Says

OK PC Gamer Windows Feb, 1998 85 out of 100 85
VicioJuegos.com Windows Jan 26, 2004 83 out of 100 83
Meristation Windows Dec 02, 1997 8 out of 10 80
La Aventura es la Aventura Windows Sep 25, 2007 78 out of 100 78
Just Adventure Windows Mar 26, 2003 B- 67
Adventure's Planet Windows Dec 17, 2004 58 out of 100 58
Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Windows Dec, 2001 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Aventura y Cía Windows Oct 28, 2007 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
"English version" or "Feel free to translate it!" 7 A.P.$lasH
Apr 13, 2008

Trivia

Version differences

The second release of the game includes the opening theme song, Enigmas by La Union, as an audio track playable on any CD player.

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Contributed to by Sciere (245763) and Zovni (9366)