Day of the Tentacle

Developer Release Year Platforms
LucasArts 1993 Mac, PC

The Edisons are at it again. Dr. Fred's mutated purple tentacle is out to take over the world. And only you can stop him. Travel through time with three outrageous characters in this wacky graphic adventure.


Day of the Tentacle review

5.0 stars: "An instant, hall of fame classic. Although not "perfect", we award our top score only to those games that set the highest standard for quality."

Every tentacle has its day, and at long last, this LucasArts classic gets its due at Adventure Gamers.

PC Mac

#1: Day of the Tentacle (CD-ROM version) top 20

Day of the Tentacle (CD-ROM version) is #1 in the Top 20 Adventure Games of All-Time.

PC Mac Apr 2, 2004

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Game Information
Platform Mac, PC
Perspective Third-Person
Control Point-and-click
Gameplay Farce
Genre Comedy, Science Fiction
Theme Historical
Graphic Style Comic cartoon
Presentation -
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media CD


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Product Details

System Requirements
MS-DOS 3.1 or higher; Windows compatible
286 processor
640K memory (expanded memory recommended)
VGA compliant video card
16 MB hard drive space



Day of the Tentacle

PC Mac
Aug 30, 2012

Where To Buy

Day of the Tentacle

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