The influences of the Monkey Island series play out here in the whimsical architecture and inventive character designs that lend the game its sense of playfulness
Bailey James of

If you are a fan of the Point and Click Adventure genre, this is one of the better made ones.

Duke Grabowski is a loving tribute to the latter Monkey Island games, and wears its influence on its sleeve.
Kevin McClusky of Destructoid

Duke Grabowski, Mighty Swashbuckler is a spiritual successor to the point-and-click adventure genre and inherits many of the strengths and weaknesses of the classics.
Austin Bevers of

Duke Grabowski: Mighty Swashbuckler! gets the series off to a splashy, engagingly whimsical start.
Becky Waxman of

Duke Grabowski, Mighty Swashbuckler provides a fun storyline and setting, where all you have to do is just click and play.
Allie of

Overall, this is a game that most audiences would enjoy.

Duke Grabowski: Mighty Swashbuckler is a solid, carefree point-and-click adventure that fans of the genre should find wholly enjoyable and worth playing.
Matt Litten of

This might run the risk of boring an older gamer, but if you know anyone ages 6-12, or just call yourself young at heart, Duke Grabowski, Mighty Swashbuckler! will ought to be a fun adventure.
Kevin of

Definitely a title to get lost in sumptuous tropical and absurd tales of pirates islands.
Damian Matrone of

The humor has good moments, the puzzles are passable and the scenes drawn consistently beautiful.
Mathias Glanznig of

I truly believe “Duke Grabowski: Mighty Swashbucker!” has the potential of becoming the best adventure game that Tiller, Mocsy and Grant have delivered so far...
Manos Karkalemis of

Bill Tiller and company have a good game in hand that has the potential to be memorable.
Gino Marcellino of

Gorgeous art, a sublime soundtrack, and some humorous scripting, along with the odd buxom broad, an entertaining romp a-makes.
Adam Riley of

It isn’t without its faults, but altogether the cast of Duke Grabowski, along with its hilarious story, make it a great addition to the point-and-click genre.
Becca S. of Gamespew