First, Video Game History Foundation will be hosting a fireside chat with Ron Gilbert in celebration of The Secret of Monkey Island’s thirty year anniversary. Anecdotes will be told, cut scenes from the two first games shown, and Q&As will be had. Tickets are $10; event takes play on Friday, October 30th, 1 pm PDT. Go get tickets and then read The Verge’s story on the event.
The Limited Run Monkey Island boxset is coming. For $160 you’ll get all five games, and a bunch of stash, as explained on Twitter:
Announcing the boxset of every mighty pirate's dreams: the Monkey Island Anthology for PC! Including all five games in the Monkey Island series and many beautiful works of Guybrush art, this anthology sets sail on Friday, October 30th. More details later this month! pic.twitter.com/DNpbrmTHBg— Limited Run Games (@LimitedRunGames) October 19, 2020
And finally, enjoy this Monkey Island documentary, because why the hell not?