from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as grapnel, 1.
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Joe and Harry sat down late last week to narrate the video and provide a bit of commentary, but the explosions and grapple-hook tomfoolery do a good job at speaking for themselves too.
The developers have essentially taken the grapple-hook mechanic of the original game and transferred it to 3D, allowing you to swing like Spider-Man from nearly any object in the game.
Imagine having to grapple-hook and grenade-toss one's way around a hanging vertical wall suspended over a pit of fire.