Issue #28: Welcome to the Social!
We leave Revue behind for the shiny smile of Substack. EXCLUSIVE Return to Monkey Island content within. (Well, relatively exclusive.)
The Intern Welcomes You to a New Era
(Our CEO was “busy elsewhere” today and left the inaugural welcome post to his underlings. A great leader delegates!)
So: What happened to our last issue? We wrote it. We published it. Revue said it was sent. Then, the next day…
Great job, indeed! Therefore, we’re now using Substack—spread the word!
Social media is, of course, in a bit of flux these days, and exactly what the future looks like for Mojo’s use of it is unknown. But! The newsletter is not going away, and you should, of course, read the website every day. The forums, too. If anything, maybe the shaky future of social media will bring us all back to reading stuff.
In fact, here is something we’d usually post on Twitter but that now seems more newsletter-y:
Wally: The Kinda, Sorta Return to Monkey Island Easter Egg
The Adventurer isn’t spoiler central (yet), so view this video only if you finished ReMI. Here’s a fun little Wally nugget:
If you’ve opened Steam over the last week, you might have seen that ReMI has a native Linux build. Somebody’s national nightmare is finally over!
Speaking of, for a hot minute, the debug menu had accidentally been left on in the Switch versions, showing that an iOS+ version likely will happen.
You heard it here or somewhere else first!
Full News Roundup
25 Oct: Meteor Mess 3D affronts all fan game proprieties by getting finished: AWKWARD
24 Oct: Grossman grilled by Cress: On camera, no less!
19 Oct: Making Return sound awesome: I’m starting to think this is a pretty well-designed game.
18 Oct: Dave and Ron chat Norway-style: The promo tour will not end.
Last Week’s Mojole Results
21 Oct: “pull#” – ... is also a verb.
22 Oct: “look#” – ... is another verb.
23 Oct: “rope#” – ... is not a verb, but a common inventory item.
24 Oct: “talk#” – Hey, it’s a verb!
25 Oct: “dave#” – Grossman. Also a tuna head?
26 Oct: “bill#” – Eaken, LEC artist extrordinaire. And the other Bill, too, Bill
EakenFarmer, voice of Sam.
27 Oct: “open#” – A famous verb.
Play Mojole, the game that sweeps the nation!
Become a Mojoer! (sponsored content)
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The Social: Gone, Not Forgotten
Many claim today marks the end of social media. For us, that happened the day Zune Social closed down. RIP Bill Gates’ favorite media player.
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