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Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust
4 September 2009
Excerpt: The Leisure Suit Larry games have been around for more than two decades, but for much of that they’ve represented the epitome of much that is wrong with videogames – objectification of women and puerile toilet humour being chief amongst the issues. After the series has gradually fallen out of favour with gamers and publishing brand Sierra was disbanded due to the the Vivendi/Activision merger, British publisher Codemasters picked it up, with Worms developers Team 17 on...
Excerpt: Along with pals Zak McKracken and Guybrush Threepwood, Leisure Suit Larry stands erect as one of the early alpha males of the adventure game genre. And though the scene has just about just about dried up at this point, hope lives on through his younger, snarkier nephew in Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust. They say that the apple never falls too far from the tree, but sometimes you have to wonder just how steep some hills can be. Larry Loveage has got it bad.