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Whips

Tools entity

Player can use whips or whip-like weapons.

94
games
40
platforms

Alternate names: Lashes, Chains

The first video game about Whips was released on September 26, 1986.

Konami, Capcom and Sony Computer Entertainment has published most of these games

Melee weapons : Knives, Swords, Axes, Bludgeons, Pole arms, Whips

Related:
* Exotic weapons
* Grappling hook
* Rope swinging - Indiana Jones loved to do this.
Includes cat o' nine tails, scourge, and others. As well as long-ish chains and ropes with possibly something attached at the end. Most flails and similar should probably be considered too short for this.

Prime candidates for this are long rope-ish weapons that tangle or stop at the first thing hit, but games have a habit of making every weapon cleave through all opponents as if they were nothing more substantial than air, so this should not be a limiting trait.

Whips not used as weapons usually belong to what grappling hook tag describes.

Parent group

Mêlée weapons

Platforms

Windows 16
PS3 8
X360 7
PS2 5
Linux 5
NES 4
SNES 4
PSP 3
MS-DOS 3
GBA 3
PS4 3
GB 2
PS 2
Switch 2
Wii 2
GP2X 1
Mac OS X 1
Xbox 1
Tandy Coco 1
Pandora 1
MSX2 1
PS Vita 1
Mobile 1
Flash 1
Zaurus 1
X68000 1
Xbox One 1
WonderSwan Color 1
Nintendo DS 1
Saturn 1

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