Includes grappling hook or similar tool used to reach into distant places often high or across a chasm when more reliable methods are unavailable.
Alternate names: Grapnel hook, Throwing grapple
The first video game about Grappling hook was released in 1987.
* Lasso - often in games a grappling hook is used for the purpose of a lasso or similar tool.
* Death pits
* Rope swinging - if the grappling hook is used to swing yourself to some other location rather than climbing up or down.
Whips and other tools used for the same or similar purpose grappling hooks were intended for also count.