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Lasso

Tools theme

Includes a lasso or similar tool (could be a harpoon, grappling hook, or anything else) used to latch onto a creature and pull it to you or yourself to it. Often used as part of capturing said creatures.

49
games
8
platforms

Alternate names: Noose pole
Name variations: grappling hook

The first video game about Lasso was released on October 15, 2002.

Capcom, Muse Games and Majesco has published most of these games

This tag is primarily about the gameplay mechanic than the actual tool.

This may also allow pulling inventory items to you, but not environmental objects (see `grappling hook´ for that, except in case it is limited to only pulling objects to you rather than allowing greater mobility).
See also: grappling hook (often used for the purpose of lassoing creatures), telekinesis