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Sayonara UmiharaKawase’s Boingy Grappling Line

Looks a bit crabby - because it is actually a crab.

Grappling hooks are the single greatest tool a video game can have, right? What could be more fun than swinging around a level with gay abandon, turning excluding architecture into a playground? The answer is: an elastic grappling line which also boings you around.

Sayonara UmiharaKawase [official site] sees a young sushi chef platforming around with her trusty fishy rod, latching the hook onto levels and swinging on a rubber line to pull off some pretty swish movement tricks. Following a Vita release earlier in the year, it’s swinging by here in October. Check out these moves from the Vita version:

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