Why 'Loom' Remains the Hidden Gem of Lucasfilm Adventures

In The Secret of Monkey Island, the player meets Cobb, a dopey pirate wearing a badge that says “Ask me about Loom.” Any attempt at a conversation will be met with monosyllabic responses, but when one asks him about Loom, his eyes lit up and he erupts:


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/v747g9/loom-lucasarts-adventure-30-year-retrospective

Great piece! Not usually my response to retrospectives, but this actually really made me want to check out the game. Is there a… legal way to get the original version?

It’s on GOG: https://www.gog.com/game/loom

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That’s awesome, thank you. Don’t know why it wasn’t coming up for me, but I never PC game so I kinda just don’t know where things are. Much appreciated.

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