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Sam & Max Episode 201: Ice Station Santa (Windows)

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Description

Ice Station Santa is the first episode of the second season of Sam & Max games. The controls and interface are identical to the point-and-click puzzle-solving gameplay from the first season. This episode includes a mix of recurring characters such as Bosco, Sybil, the C.O.P.S., Soda Poppers and Jimmy, along with new ones such as Stinky, the diner proprietor. Most of the locations are brand new, and the old ones have been revamped with new events and a different look.

Freelance Police officers Sam & Max need to stop a demon-possessed Santa from delivering Torture Me Elmer and Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse toys to children all over the world. New to this season are a new credits opening in sitcom style, the tutorial (reusing a puzzle from the first season) to introduce new players to the game and a hints option with 5 frequency settings for Max to give hints. The puzzle are both environment and inventory-based, and require more thinking and attention to detail than the previous episodes.

Screenshots

Sam & Max Episode 201: Ice Station Santa Windows Another riddle successfully solved.
Sam & Max Episode 201: Ice Station Santa Windows Sybil had her shop moved - with a little help.
Sam & Max Episode 201: Ice Station Santa Windows Main Menu
Sam & Max Episode 201: Ice Station Santa Windows Santa's back and means business!

Alternate Titles

  • "Sam & Max Episode 201: Eisstation Santa" -- German title
  • "Sam & Max: Beyond Time and Space - Episode I" -- Mobile title

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The Press Says

Adventure Lantern Dec, 2007 91 out of 100 91
Quandary Nov, 2007 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GotNext Dec 19, 2007 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
TTGamer Dec 17, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
Gameplay (Benelux) Dec, 2007 84 out of 100 84
IGN Nov 08, 2007 8 out of 10 80
La Aventura es la Aventura Nov 07, 2007 80 out of 100 80
Aventura y Cía Nov 12, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Game Watcher Nov, 2007 7.7 out of 10 77
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Dec 03, 2007 55 out of 99 56

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Dec 24, 2007

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Sciere (289999) added Sam & Max Episode 201: Ice Station Santa (Windows) on Nov 09, 2007
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