Approach again in the summertime of 2017 we first caught wind of Cling Line, a brand new grappling hook recreation within the works from recreation business veteran turned indie developer Ed Kay. Cling Line has you swinging and flinging your self vertically up a mountain utilizing your grappling hook, all whereas avoiding the varieties of perils you’d anticipate finding in that setting like unstable terrain and killer mountain goats. It will be one other eight months earlier than we heard from Cling Line once more, this time with a brand new trailer and progress replace in February of final yr. The sport continued to look superior however my foremost query was when the heck would we be capable to play it? Effectively right now we lastly have that reply, as Cling Line has been pegged for a January 16th launch beneath writer Yodo1 and is at present obtainable for pre-order within the App Retailer. There’s additionally a brand new launch trailer you possibly can take a look at.
Ever since I used to be a wee lad exploding the pinnacle of Completely Not Hitler in Bionic Commando, I’ve had a love for grappling hook video games. That love solely grew on cellular with classics like Hook Champ and Tremendous Quickhook which I used to be mildly obsessed over again within the day, and I’m just about all the time eager about any new recreation that makes use of grappling hooks in its mechanics. Cling Line appears poised to turn out to be my newest obsession within the style. One factor I like about it’s that there’s a lot chaos taking place as you play. Rocks that you simply’ve hooked up to are coming unfastened, mountain lions are pouncing on you and mauling you, dynamite is exploding and sending you flying. It’s simply this loopy, frantic expertise and it appears like a complete blast. In case you are feeling related then search for Cling Line subsequent week.