Maniac Mansion, the comedy television series, was loosely based on the video game of the same name. When considering reasons the show only survived for three seasons, the place to start may be in this surprisingly tenuous connection. When the show was announced, fans of the game rejoiced. Once the show premiered, however, it was almost completely foreign to fans of the game.
Though television critics seemed to like the show, questions quickly arose in the gaming community as to why a show would take the name of the game then fail to Read the rest of ‘Why We Think That Maniac Mansion Has Come To An End’ »