Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon (Windows)

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Bright Side of the Moon is the sixth part and finale to the first season in the Sam & Max episodic series. It takes the duo to the moon to save humanity from hypnotic enslavement once and for all. Like the previous episode where the characters could travel between two realities to solve puzzles, they can now travel back and forth between the Earth and the moon with the Desoto.

Several characters from the previous game make an appearance, including Agent Superball, the disembodied head of Abe Lincoln, Sybil Pandemik, C.O.P.S., Hugh Bliss, and of course Bosco. Sam and Max need to steal, find a magical talisman, get past an intimidating door, cheat the artificial intelligence of the C.O.P.S. and then prepare for the final showdown.

The gameplay is identical to the previous games in the series. The game is entirely in 3D and the player controls Sam. Sam can interact with the environment through mouse-based actions. He can talk to other characters, examine the environment, pick up items and use them with other objects. The inventory is shown as a cardboard box at the bottom of the screen.

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Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon Windows Agent Superball is guarding another entrance.
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon Windows Introduction sequence in orange for this episode
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon Windows Hugh Bliss takes on another shape.
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon Windows He'll tell you all about prismatology.

Alternate Titles

  • "Sam & Max 106: Bright Side of the Moon" -- Steam title

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Critic Reviews

TTGamer May 04, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
GameZone May 08, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
PC Powerplay May 30, 2007 85 out of 100 85
Adventure Gamers May 11, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
ActionTrip Apr 26, 2007 80 out of 100 80
Adventure Classic Gaming May 19, 2007 4 out of 5 80
Playfuls May 10, 2007 7.9 out of 10 79
Gamesmania.de May 24, 2007 72 out of 100 72
Eurogamer.net (UK) May 08, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Adventure Advocate May 19, 2007 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70

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Sciere (309991) added Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon (Windows) on Apr 29, 2007