|" . . . its fair to say Grim Fandango has the potential to set new standards in the [adventure] genre. " - PC Games|
|You play Manny throughout Grim Fandango. Hes a regular
guy serving his time in the Land of the Dead by working for the Department of Death. Manny
is a kind of travel agent who can arrange deluxe transportation to the ninth underworld
for those who have lived virtuous lives. Unfortunately, all his clients lately seem to be
losers, which means no commissions for Manny and no job security. He is starting to
suspect that there is dirty work afoot in the Department of Death. Who has it in for
Manny? Why cant he get any good clients?
|The mystery woman who blows into Mannys office like a
breath of spring, but gives him the cold shoulder. What happened to Meches eternal
reward? Where does she disappear? Does Manny stand a ghost of a chance with her?
|Mannys competitionthe salesman who seems to get
all the choice souls. What is his inside track with Don Copal? What is the secret of his
success? And why does a skeleton need a punching bag?
|Manny's driver and companion, Glottis is an enormous,
grotesque monster of the underworld with nothing in his heart but love. Love for driving.
Love for cars. Love for anything with an engine that moves fast. He is an elemental spirit
of the Land of the Dead, summoned from the soil and given one purpose to drive. Or,
to change oil and adjust timing belts if no driving jobs are open. Warning: Never allow
Glottis to enter an institution of gambling, or you may never get him out.
|Shes secretary to Mannys boss, Don Copal. Eva is
a sharp cookie who feels sorry for Manny, but is anxious to keep her new job. There is
more to Eva than meets the eye, though, and she may be moonlighting for someone else. Who
is the secret man in Evas life? What dirt does she have on Don Copal?
The voice of Eva is played by Rachel Reenstra
|The revolutionary leader of the underground movement, the
Lost Souls Alliance. What are his secret plans? How does Manny fit into his scheme?
And what is his strange obsession with pigeon eggs?
|Mannys unscrupulous boss. You could say he makes
Mannys existence a living hell, except Mannys not alive. The only time we see
Don Copal is when hes yelling at Manny. Does Don Copal have a bone to pick with
Manny? Are his deadlines unreasonable? Is his hairline unreasonable?
The voice of Don is played by Michael Sorich
|Behind every foe that Manny must face, there is a dark and
sinister figure pulling the stringscrime boss Hector LeMans! This ruthless mobster
is building an empire out of greed and treachery, but he is devising an even darker scheme
that will remain a mystery until the very end!