Today its Full Throttle a 1995 graphic adventure game developed and published by LucasArts for MS-DOS (DOS). It was Tim Schafer’s first game as project lead and head writer and designer, after having worked on other LucasArts titles including The Secret of Monkey Island, Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge, and Day of the Tentacle.
Today its The Curse of Monkey Island a 1997 adventure game developed and published by LucasArts for Microsoft Windows (PC). It followed the success of The Secret of Monkey Island and Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge games.
Yesterday The Walt Disney Company announced a deal to acquire Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion, with half in cash and half in shares of The Walt Disney Company stock. This isn’t much of a surprise seeing as in the past Lucasfilm and The Walt Disney Company have worked together to create Star Wars and Indiana Jones attractions for Walt Disney Parks and Resort attractions across the world. At the same time as this announcement a new Star Wars film was announced. Currently its called Star Wars Episode VII and is expected to be released in 2015.