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Clambering

Activities theme

Player can climb onto about waist/chest high objects or possibly higher ones.

17
games
4
platforms

Alternate name: Mantling

The first video game about Clambering was released on November 30, 1998.

Eidos, JoWood Productions and SEGA has published most of these games

This is as opposed to just jumping up to them with unrealistically high jumps or as part of generic ledge mechanics (as in, it's not limited to ledges).

Usually happens automatically after a short delay from walking against valid climbing target where the character climbs or hops up. Other times requires use of jump or use key contextually.

See also: vaulting