The Curse of Monkey Island controls

The Curse of Monkey Island controls

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
17 months ago
- Shortcuts

Pause game


Bring up Pause menu

⭾ Tab

Open / close inventory

or I

Put inventory object under the cursor, on the cursor


Equivalent of the Parrot on the Interaction Coin


Equivalent of the Hand on the Interaction Coin


Equivalent of the Skull on the Interaction Coin


Check what level of difficulty you are playing, Easy or Mega Monkey

⭾ Tab

Fire cannon

←  →

Steer ship in ship combat


Select an item from the inventory

↑   Shift + W

Skip the entire game and show the Credits list (win the game)

↑   Shift + ?

Shows the "machine rating is" message. This shortcut isn't needed during regular play

↑   Shift + J

Use this during ship-to-ship combat, and in the following insult sword fights, the swords will sound like sounds from Star Wars

Ctrl + B

Increase sound buffer to 7 from 5 (or back). This may solve sound problem in old PCs

Ctrl + M


Ctrl + T

Toggle voice and / or text

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Program information

Program name: The Curse of Monkey Island The Curse of Monkey Island (Games)

The Curse of Monkey Island is an adventure game from 1997. Developed and published by LucasArts, it was the third game in the successful Monkey Island series. The story of the game is focused on Guybrush Threepwood, who deals with mysterious pirates and must lift a curse from his love Elaine Marley.

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Last update: 11 Nov 2019

Shortcut count: 18

How easy to press shortcuts: 92%

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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