Resolution writes: "To understand Grim Fandango requires little, save for the puzzles that may prove to be something of a challenge. However, to understand its message, the meaning behind a game that proved to be one of Schafer's biggest labours of love, you simply have to listen to one of Manny's last lines. As he sits on the train that will finally take him into his destiny, hand in hand with the love of his afterlife, he muses on his experiences. "If there's one thing I've learned," he says, "it's this: nobody knows what's going to happen at the end of the line, so you might as well enjoy the trip."
What a trip it was."