Return to Monkey Island (Native)

Return to Monkey Island (Native)

April 23, 2023 0 By admin
Minimum System RequirementsRecommended System Requirements
OS: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS or laterOS: Ubuntu 20.04 LTS or later
Processor: Intel Pentium 4 or AMD Athlon 64Processor: Intel Core i3 or AMD Ryzen 3
Memory: 2 GB RAMMemory: 4 GB RAM
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 4000 or NVIDIA GeForce 510Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 or AMD Radeon HD 7870
Storage: 5 GB available spaceStorage: 5 GB available space

Steam Deck Verified: Yes

Return to Monkey Island is a point-and-click adventure game from 2022 and a successor to the series originally published by LucasArts. The original Secret of Monkey Island was released in 1990 for DOS, Amiga, and Atari ST among other platforms. This 2022 title was developed by Terrible Toybox and published by Devolver Digital.

Shortly after its initial release, the game was released in a native Linux port, eliminating the need for Wine/Proton compatibility layers. It is also verified to work with the Steam Deck, the handheld gaming device running Linux (Steam OS).

About the Game

Return to Monkey Island is a classic point-and-click adventure game and the sixth installment in the Monkey Island series. Previous games in the series include:

  • The Secret of Monkey Island (1990)
  • Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge (1991)
  • The Curse of Monkey Island (1997)
  • Escape from Monkey Island (2000)
  • Tales of Monkey Island (2009)

The game picks up right after the events of Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge, and follows Guybrush Threepwood’s search for the Secret of Monkey Island. It features a plot where Guybrush searches for a ship and crew to embark on his latest adventure.