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Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Episode 1 - Homestar Ruiner

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PlayStation 3
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Wii
75
4.5
Windows
74
4.2
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Description

Strong Bad first plans to beat the snot out of Homestar by sabotaging his chances for the Tri-annual Free Country USA Race to the End of the Race. When his plans backfire, he ends up with an unwanted house guest cramping on his style. Strong Bad needs to get life back to normal, by any means possible.

The interface and gameplay follow the traditional point-and-click adventure for 3D engines where the player controls Strong Bad though the use of the mouse or Wii Remote pointer. This game also features two mini games: Teen Girl Squad, a comic generator based off the series of cartoons of the same name. Snake Boxer 5 is a top-down boxing game in a style of a Commodore 64 game.

This games is the first of an episodic series of five featuring the characters of HomestarRunner.com. It is also the first WiiWare game for Telltale Games.

Screenshots

Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Episode 1 - Homestar Ruiner Windows Here comes Homestar! Or does he?
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Episode 1 - Homestar Ruiner Windows The Cheat with a box of jelly goo.
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Episode 1 - Homestar Ruiner Windows In the castle, avoiding Poopsmith.
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Episode 1 - Homestar Ruiner Windows Oh, Strong Bad. How thoughtful of you!

Alternate Titles

  • "SBCG4AP" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

A Clever Start To A Fun Series. Wii Guy Chapman (1745)

The Press Says

gameZine (UK) Windows Aug 11, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
Eurogamer.net (UK) Wii Aug 26, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Cubed3 Wii Aug 30, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Game Captain Windows Aug 11, 2008 72 out of 100 72
Gamervision Wii Aug 11, 2008 7 out of 10 70
GameStar (Germany) Windows Aug 27, 2008 65 out of 100 65
Thunderbolt Games Windows Aug 11, 2008 6 out of 10 60
DarkZero Wii Aug 22, 2008 6 out of 10 60
UOL Jogos Wii Aug 26, 2008 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameSpot Windows Aug 11, 2008 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

The wii version has a bug where the game freezes at a part of the game if the wii is set to widescreen.
Contributed to by Lain Crowley (5413) and Seg (437)