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

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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.

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There are 21 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "SBCG4AP" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

A Clever Start To A Fun Series. Guy Chapman (1744) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

The Press Says

1UP Aug 18, 2008 A- 91
modern-gamer.com Aug 11, 2008 9 out of 10 90
Video Game Generation Aug 11, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
Retro4Ever Nov 12, 2012 8.5 out of 10 85
Eurogamer.net (UK) Aug 26, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Hardcore Gamer Magazine Aug, 2008 4 out of 5 80
Jolt (UK) Aug 11, 2008 7.8 out of 10 78
PAL Gaming Network (PALGN) Aug 26, 2008 7 out of 10 70
GameSpy Sep 30, 2008 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Destructoid Aug 23, 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.
Seg (437) added Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People: Episode 1 - Homestar Ruiner (Wii) on Aug 11, 2008
Other platforms contributed by Lain Crowley (5405) and Seg (437)