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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 Hugh Bliss takes on another shape.
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon Windows Sam boards the lunar lander.
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon Windows He'll tell you all about prismatology.
Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon Windows Hugh Bliss' humble hideout

Alternate Titles

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

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The Press Says

Armchair Empire, The May 07, 2007 8.5 out of 10 85
Defunct Games May 30, 2007 82 out of 100 82
HonestGamers May 09, 2007 8 out of 10 80
Aventura y Cía Nov 12, 2007 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpot Apr 30, 2007 8 out of 10 80
Adventure Classic Gaming May 19, 2007 4 out of 5 80
1UP May 16, 2007 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands) May 18, 2007 73 out of 100 73
Gamesmania May 24, 2007 72 out of 100 72
FZ May 10, 2007 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Sciere (249838) added Sam & Max Episode 6: Bright Side of the Moon (Windows) on Apr 29, 2007