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Feb 11, 2022

Grapple Dog, the pixelated 2D action platformer is out on Steam and Switch now

From Press Release:

Super Rare Originals and Medallion Games are thrilled to announce that Grapple Dog has swung its way to the Nintendo Switch eShop and Steam! This is the first launch under the Super Rare Originals publishing label — we think you’ll love it just as much as we do!

Get ready to jump, swing, and zip your way through colourful worlds and exciting challenges in this unique 2D action-platformer with a dog! And his grappling hook! ✨

🐶 Exhilarating action – Jumping! Swinging! Collecting gems! Dogs! Grapples! Driving a little boat around! And most exciting of all, dog petting!

🐕 6 colourful worlds – Sail across the map to explore 6 worlds, featuring 33 levels filled with hidden collectibles to find, secret areas to investigate, spectacular boss battles to overcome, and bonus levels to master

🐕‍🦺 Go, go, Grapple Dog! – A lighthearted adventure with tons of fun characters, you play as Pablo, the Grapple Dog! Sail with your merry band of fearless adventurers on your quest to stop the robotic overlord Nul from destroying the world

🐩 Play your way – Hone your grapple skills with optional collectibles and a testing speedrun Time Trial mode, or utilise the many in-built accessibility options to play without restrictions – have fun however you see fit

✨ Bold & funky – A bold, colourful art style from a pixel art veteran makes Grapple Dog pop from start to finish, with a funky fresh soundtrack that’s sure to stick in your head, and buttery smooth 60fps gameplay

👩‍💻 About the developer – Grapple Dog has been developed almost single-handedly by experienced game designer + pixel artist Joseph Gribbin over the course of several years, with music by Jazz Mickle and sound design by Damion Sheppard