A couple of months ago we were surprised by the news about the release of Grim Fandango Remastered on OS X and its possible arrival to iOS. Well, here it is, the mythical and legendary adventure game has landed in the App Store and at a very good price.
Grim Fandango Remastered is compatible with all iPhone models above 5s (inclusive), with iPad Air 1 and 2, and with iPad Mini 2, 3. At the moment it has been launched with , but after a few days its price will go up to 15
Grim Fandango: One of the best games ever
As many of you will know, this title from the 1990s was not a great success in its early days, but over time it has become a legend. But for those of you who don’t know it, we’ll tell you that in Grim Fandango Remastered for iPhone and iPad we’ll get into the skin of Manny Calavera, a funny and ironic character who works in the Department of Death selling travel packages to the souls of the city of El Marrow, the Land of the Dead.
The game has a truly amazing story with a very original and fun plot that engages you from minute one. Its gameplay has been adapted very well to Apple’s iPhone and iPad, so it has obviously gone from being a point-&-click adventure to one of the point-&-tap type.
Grim Fandango Remastered is divided into four acts and mixes Aztec folklore with black humor in a sublime way . Now, all of us who were able to enjoy this magnificent title in the 90s can relive those magical moments from our iPhone or iPad, and all of you who haven’t tried it yet will have a great opportunity to do so now.
Grim Fandango Remastered on video
The game still has the same story, sarcastic jokes and black humor as in the original version, but its graphics have been completely redesigned: it offers better resolution, lighting and shadow effects, and more defined textures.
In addition, Grim Fandango Remastered comes with a special section with extras and content of more than two hours with comments from the director and artistic concepts. A great motivation for the most faithful followers of this release.
Download Grim Fandango Remastered
As we mentioned before, on the occasion of its arrival on iPhone and iPad the game is on sale and you can download it for 9,99 ?, but its price will go up after a few days.
What do you think about Grim Fandango Remastered? Have you played the original game? Do you plan to try it on your iPhone and iPad ?