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Bond, eat your heart out.

"Meet Larry. He's just turned 40, and he's still single. If you can get past the glow of his Grecian formula, you can see his hairline beginning to make a hasty retreat from his forehead. Larry's leisure suit is of the highest quality (100% manmade material, permanent press, too!) He wears at least 11 gold chains and his freshly-capped teeth could blind you in a bright light! Down at the singles bar he tells the chicks, "Sure, I'm single... I got in a fight with my ol' lady and she threw me out." He doesn't tell them the "ol' lady" was his mom, or that he was 38 at the time!"
Official product description, Leisure Suit Larry in The Land of the Lounge Lizards

In the early Eighties, an up-and-coming programmer named Chuck Benton decided to test his programming skills by churning out a small, text-based Adventure Game for the Apple ][ by the title of Softporn Adventure. After the title received runaway success, its publisher Sierra decided that since the game was the only text-based game they'd published, it was due for a graphical upgrade. So they decided to delegate the task to in-house Disney game developer Al Lowe who, after taking a look at the game, figured the game was so outdated it might as well be wearing a leisure suit.

From thereon sprung Al Lowe's idea to take Softporn Adventure and remake it from the ground up, rewriting its script completely into something much funnier, and replacing its formerly anonymous protagonist with Larry Laffer, a computer programmer in his early 40's who decides to get a life and go woo some women and lose his virginity by the end of his nocturnal visit to Lost Wages. Being a big fan of The '70s, he loves disco and wears a leisure suit (which he and only he thinks is cool) from which the newly reborn Leisure Suit Larry took its name.

At its time of release, the game became widely known for its raunchy content and surprisingly varied level of world interactivity (thanks to being the first Sierra game to be publicly tested). The game was followed up by two sequels before the famed fourth game in the franchise failed to ship and Al Lowe decided to skip straight to the fifth game and keep going until the seventh. After Lowe was laid off from Sierra in 1999, the franchise was then left to Sierra's hands to pass around to different developers.

The focus of the series strayed from Larry Laffer to his similarly dorky nephew, Larry Lovage. The results are considered lackluster, and differed greatly in gameplay, leaving out the adventure-gaming and consisting mostly of either mini-games or a Grand Theft Auto-like interface.

The series currently counts the following titles:

Al Lowe and fellow Sierra On-Line adventure game alumnus Paul Trowe have announced that the first few LSL games will be remade with new artwork and HD graphics, and created a Kickstarter campaign to fund it. The remake of the first game, Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded, has since been released. However, after Al Lowe decided not to renew his contract with Trowe, the certainty of remakes of the rest of the series is currently up in the air.

A new entry, Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don't Dry, was confirmed for late 2018 and set to bring Larry's brand of...well, everything...to the 21st century.


The series provides examples of:

  • Adorkable: Ione from MCL, especially before Larry turns her into a lesbian but even then she is still at least a little bit of this.
    • And Larry himself. Laffer, moreso than Lovage.
  • All Guys Want Cheerleaders: The point of Barbara Jo from LSL 8.
  • Alliterative Name:
    • Larry Laffer and his nephew Larry Lovage.
    • Passionate Patti, from Petaluma, grew up in Mora, Minnesota.
    • Passionate Patti's Early Installment Weirdness, Polyester Patty.
  • And Your Reward Is Clothes: LSL 8 made the player gather and wear various outfits in order to enter different areas of the game.
  • Animated Actors: One of the chat scenes between Larry Lovage and band geek Harriet in LSL 8 has Larry break character to harangue his agent for most of the scene about how lousy this storyline is; if you lose the minigame, Harriet storms off to her trailer at the end.
  • Art Evolution: If not mentioning the obvious technological improvements, Larry was "realistic-looking" in LSL 2 and 3 but became shorter and much more cartoonish starting from LSL 5, while the women became more and more realistically drawn. All characters became more cartoony starting in Larry 7.
  • The Baroness: Would-be James Bond villainess Tilly from LSL 8.
  • Beat 'em Up: One of the minigames in LSL 9.
  • Blatant Lies / Spontaneous Crowd Formation: The store clerk in all versions of LSL 1 claims to be discreet about customers buying condoms, which he keeps stocked behind the counter. He asks a questionnaire about what kind Larry wants... then shouts out the "answers" while calling Larry weird, causing a crowd to appear out of nowhere from behind the display shelving and yell out "What a pervert!".
    • With one exception: No matter what size you request, the clerk will always say it's small.
  • Brawn Hilda: Zanna from LSL 8 (on the border with Amazonian Beauty).
  • Brick Joke: In LSL 1, Larry finds a diamond ring in Lefty's sink. When Larry searches the sink in his hotel bathroom in LSL 6, four games later in the series, he finds nothing, and the narrator asks him whether he expected a diamond ring.
    • The same joke is used in LSL 5. When attempting to search any trash can (e.g. at an airport), the narrator will ask whether Larry is expecting to find a disco club membership card - like he did in LSL 1.
    • In LSL 3, after being dumped by Kalalau, Larry casually mentions that her new lover Bobbi's from a tribe of lesbian cannibal amazons. Near the end of the game, both he and Patti are taken prisoner by a tribe of lesbian cannibal amazons who still cling to their costumes.
  • Brother Chuck: Passionate Patti disappears without reason from continuity after her last appearance in LSL 5, according to Official Book of LSL he still lives with her, but they haven't yet married at least up to LSL 7. Larry is now an actor, who works for Sierra, and films "LSL6/LSL7" while she remains at home waiting for him at the end of the day. Al Lowe claims the reason why she isn't in the games is they couldn't afford to hire her, to take part in the games. However, in the non-Al Lowe games he's fully broken up with her by the time of Magna Cum Laude, and pining away for her.
  • But Liquor Is Quicker
  • Butt-Monkey: Larry. Being Larry's lady counterpart, Patti also has her moments of this.
  • Camp Gay: Gary the towel attendant in LSL 6 and Purser Peter in LSL 7. Half of the population of the Spartacus club in LSL 8.
  • Canon Discontinuity: Al Lowe does not consider Magna Cum Laude and Box Office Bust as part of the series.
  • Catchphrase: "I wish I had a dollar for every time I heard that!" after some sexually ambiguous remark.
    • Also "A feeling not wholly unfamiliar to you..." which has an appearance in most games, but is primarily used in LSL 3.
  • Chained to a Bed: Twice. More than that if you count death scenes in LSL 2.
  • Child Hater: Patti. Going from a warning you get before what looks like a baby in a flotation device pops up on screen during the log ride sequence:
    Narrator: "Lookout, Patti! It's your worst nightmare! Children!"
  • Completion Meter: The earlier games had a counter with your current score and the total number of points available (e.g. 5/20). Your score was based on how many puzzles you had solved.
  • Copy Protection: Some of the Sierra games required information from the manual and Feelies. More memorably, the first and third games required players to answer trivia questions to "prove" that they were old enough to play, while the second game was relatively family-friendly. LSL 3 even adjusted the level of fanservice depending on your score. A generation of horny teenage gamers was driven to research old Seventies pop cultural references for the sake of 8-bit nudity.
  • Creator Cameo: Al Lowe inserted lookalikes of himself and many other Sierra staff members in the games:
    • The disco in the first game is full of Sierra employees.
    • Ken Williams makes an appearance in every game. Larry even calls him out on it in LSL 7. In Lounge Lizards: Reloaded, he gets an additional cameo:
    Narrator: "He looks like someone from your distant past, but you just can't put your finger on him!"
    Ken Williams: "Good thing, too!"
    • Lampshaded in LSL 3 where Larry can find Al Lowe and Ken Williams hanging out in a club, say any short phrase to the two, and then hear the two of them talk about putting themselves in the game, having Larry say whichever phrase the player just typed, and concluding that it was a lame idea and then vanishing out of existence.
    • The third game ends with Larry and Patti falling into a dimensional rift and landing in front of Sierra's main office in Oakhurst, which acts more like a movie studio than a game company, with Roberta Williams "directing" the infamous whale scene from King's Quest IV.
  • A Date with Rosie Palms: Magna Cum Laude contains a masturbation minigame where success boosts Larry's confidence, allowing him to interact with certain female characters in the game.
  • Deadpan Snarker: The narrator, especially in the games with voice acting.
    • Pretty much everyone you show your penis to in Reloaded will snark on its size.
    • Call the concierge in LSL 6.
  • Dean Bitterman: Assistant Dean Abrahamson, the Big Bad of LSL 8.
  • Death Is a Slap on the Wrist: Unlike the original, where dying forced you to restart or load a saved game, the "Reloaded" version of Lounge Lizards resets the scene with no consequences. Since several of the death scenes are funny and/or earn an achievement on Steam, this makes it worth trying to get Larry killed.
  • Developers' Foresight: As stated above, this was the first Sierra game to be tested by the general public, so most dirty things you can think of have already been thought of.
    • Once, when Hollywood became interested in doing a Larry movie, Al Lowe showed the first game to a roomfull of Hollywood managers. Here is what happened.
      Al Lowe: To get them involved, I asked them to call out what they wanted me to type. We were in Lefty’s bathroom when some smart-ass yelled, "masturbate." I had no idea if I handled that input or not, but I dutifully typed it in. They started applauding when the answer popped up on screen: "The whole idea was to stop doing that, Larry!"
  • Disco Dan: Larry. The original concept of the series came from Al Lowe remarking that remaking Softporn Adventure would be difficult as it had aged so badly it might as well be wearing a leisure suit. From there, the game was retooled to be about the hopelessly out-of-touch Larry Laffer and his misadventures as he tries to get laid searches for true love.
  • Disposable Love Interest: The final girl from the previous game usually left Larry, but this applies.
  • Distaff Counterpart: Passionate Patti is basically Larry's female counterpart.
  • Double Entendre: Just about anything Patti does in the games can be, and usually is, interpreted as such by the narrator:
    Narrator: You mount a big piece of wood (an experience not wholly unfamiliar to you).
  • Dungeon Maintenance: The Sierra studios labor behind the scenes, building the backgrounds, repairing characters.
  • Elective Broken Language: Wang, who was born in Ireland, but speaks with a stereotypical Chinese accent and You No Take Candle because he gets awkward looks otherwise.
  • Everything Trying to Kill You: Par for the course, considering it's a Sierra franchise:
    • In Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards, you can die by...
      • ...walking across the street and getting run over by a car instantly...
      • ...wandering into a dark alley and getting beat up by a mugger...
      • ...not having enough money to pay your taxi fare and getting murdered and your carcass run over by the cabbie...
      • ...asking the taxi driver to take you home, implying that the closest thing to home a Sierra character has is the Sierra recycling center...
      • ...shoplifting and getting shot by the shopkeeper...
      • ...flushing a toilet and drowning as the room is filled with water...
      • ...forgetting to wear a condom and contracting an STD that makes your testicles explode...
      • ...forgetting to zip up post-coitus and getting arrested by a policeman for indecency...
      • ...running out of money...
      • ...giving your wallet to any character (and not getting it back)...
      • ...trying to have oral sex with a prostitute and having your penis bitten off...
      • ...entering a taxi with wine — the cabbie drinks it and crashes...
      • ...having sex in honeymoon suite without a knife...
      • ...eating Spanish Fly pills and being arrested for sex with a dog...
      • ...not tying the rope or improperly tying it or untying it or cutting it while hanging from a certain balcony...
      • ...and probably some other ways.
    • And in the sequel, Leisure Suit Larry Goes Looking for Love (In Several Wrong Places), you can die by...
      • ...failing to catch your cruise ship in time...
      • ...lounging around the ship until nightfall and getting raped by your cabinmate...
      • ...forgetting to apply sunscreen while sunbathing and burning to cinders...
      • ...failing to resist the temptations of several voluptuous women, who turn out to be Dr. Nonookie's henchwomen...
      • ...not having enough provisions to last you through a month at sea on your lifeboat (including a gigantic amount of soda, a wig to protect your balding scalp and a makeshift fishing rod)...
      • ...taking the spinach dip (which earns you points) and forgetting to throw it overboard when you reach the lifeboat, lest you automatically eat it and die of salmonella...
      • ...not having a perfect disguise at the beach to fool the KGB (including both parts of a bikini, blonde hair, removal of body hair, and some, um, "padding") — and even then, It Only Works Once...
      • ...eating a plate of food at the resort restaurant, probably because the maitre d' there is EVIL...
      • ...eating a plate of food at an airport with a pin hidden in it, with no clue that the pin is even there in the first place...
      • ...getting caught by KGB agents in countless other ways, and so on and so on.
    • Amusingly (or not, as many fans of the original were quick to point out), Larry's usual MO of trying to get laid works against him in Larry 2. In addition to the above deaths via KGB, one notable death involves talking a maid into bedding down with you... only to get shot by her overprotective brother. On the other hand, if you gotta go...
    • Notably subverted in Larry 5, in which it was impossible to die, despite at least one scene involving a plane on the verge of crashing where it sure looked like you could die if you didn't do something. Larry 6 moved on to purely jocular death scenes which can be undone with one click, and Larry 7 had none.
  • Evil Redhead: Tilly from LSL 8, who turns out to be a James Bond-esque evil mastermind.
  • Fandisservice: The hooker in LSL Reloaded.
  • Fanservice: Shows up in many of the games, but most blatantly in LSL 7, 8, and Reloaded
  • "Freaky Friday" Flip: From the player's perspective, changing protagonists between Larry and Patti in Larry 3 and 5 - in fact, Larry 3 was advertised as the first computer game that comes with a free sex change operation.
  • The Freelance Shame Squad: When buying a condom, the shopkeeper will ask a long series of questions about what type you want, and will then loudly announce your choice. Several previously-unseen customers will pop out of nowhere and call you a pervert. This happens no matter what you choose.
  • Freudian Excuse: Larry tries to invoke it in Magna Cum Laude; when the newly-lesbian Ione starts chewing him out for the behavior that turned her away from men, he tries to claim that he's gay and was trying to see if he could "get better".
  • Gasshole: When you manage to talk Luba Licious, the bisexual, slutty, Hard-Drinking Party Girl, out of the bar in Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude, after you complete the minigame to get her out of the bar, she lets out a long, deep, loud, brassy belch before leaving, as a result of chugging three shots of tequila.
  • The Glasses Gotta Go: Larry attempts to invoke this as part of Ione's makeover. Then he puts them right back on. Apparently her squinting really is rather bad.
  • Go-Karting with Bowser: The opponents in Casino, who make up most of LSL 7's cast and Cavarrichi from LSL 6. Despite what Larry did to them or vice-versa, they still come to his casino. They don't play with Larry directly, as he plays the role of the dealer.
  • Goofy Print Underwear: Larry has worn multiple examples:
    • Polka-dot boxers in the first remake of LSL 1.
    • Heart boxers in the same scene in LSL Reloaded.
    • Leopard-print briefs in LSL 7.
  • Granola Girl, Soapbox Sadie: Charlotte from LSL 8.
  • Guide Dang It!: This can be (is?) a problem with LSL 2 and 3. Especially if you want to get the maximum amount of points.
    • Trying to find all of the dildos as part of the "Where's Dildo?" sidequest in LSL 7. Some dildos are hidden in rooms that can become unreachable after certain events (the ballroom for example) and if you didn't get them all, you're locked out of maximum completion. Then there's the one hidden in the game's dev team photo, where most people would not expect one to be hidden.
  • Have a Nice Death: Well, this is a Sierra adventure game after all.
  • Hide Your Children: Because of the adult overtones of the games, there are no children seen. It is lampshaded by Ken in LSL 7:
    Ken: "I am the handsome sailor who entertains the kids on this ship!
    Larry: "But I didn't see a kid anywhere!"
    Narrator: "That is because this game is too dirty for kids!"
    • Ironically, there is a child in LSL 7 that catches Larry in one of his many attempts to sneak into his cabin naked.
    • What looks to be a baby in a flotation device appears as a hazard in LSL 3's log ride sequence.
  • Hot Scientist: Beatrice from LSL 8.
  • Identical Grandfather: "Zircon Jim" Laffer makes a Continuity Cameo in Lowe's Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist.
  • If I Had a Nickel: Larry's Catch-Phrase, often uttered when something sexually suggestive is said. In LSL 7, sometimes the narrator also joins the fun.
    Narrator: [on examining a fire hose] Your hose is long and thick.
    Larry: I wish I had a dollar for every time I've heard that!
    Narrator: You'd still be broke!
  • In-Name-Only: The games starring Larry Lovage. Even Al Lowe dismissed the Lovage games as Larry Laffer being in a corporate prison.
  • Intentionally Awkward Title: Magna Cum Laude.
  • Last Girl Wins: Pretty much in all the games.
  • Last Het Romance: In Magna Cum Laude, Larry's attempts to nail Ione results in her becoming lesbian, at least if you follow up on her in an optional storyline.
  • Legacy Character: Larry Lovage, protagonist of LSL 8 and 9, is the original Larry's inexplicably similar nephew.
  • Lemony Narrator
    *Larry burns his hand trying to open a glass door*
    Larry's Internal Monologue: "Our night of passionate lovemaking must have overheated the frame!"
    Narrator: "Yeah, riiiiight..."
  • Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places: After losing his virginity to a prostitute in the first game, Larry realizes that he wants something more meaningful. In fact, this trope's name is also part of the title of game 2: Leisure Suit Larry Goes Looking for Love (In Several Wrong Places).
  • Lovable Sex Maniac: Larry and all his relatives. As well as Patti.
  • Male Gaze: One of the obstacles in the conversation minigame in Larry 8 causes Larry's gaze to dip, reducing the player's chance at succeeding with the seduction.
  • Meaningful Name: Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust. It was unanimously named as the worst game of 2009 and pretty much killed the series.
  • Mercy Mode: Magna Cum Laude will let you opt out of a minigame if you fail it enough times; however, doing so costs some the secret tokens you need if you want to purchase extras like concept art and Nude Mode.
  • Mini-Game:
    • The remake of the first game has video poker, video blackjack, and a slot machine.
    • Comprises about 70% of LSL 8 by weight.
  • Multiple Endings: LSL 8 let the player choose one of three "final girls" at the end.
  • Mushroom Samba: Happens at least twice: First as a Nonstandard Game Over in LSL 3, where Patti can pick up some marijuana leaves and smoke up (and fall to her death), and in LSL 7, where one of the girls slips a hallucinogenic drug into Larry's drink.
  • My Girl Is a Slut: Luba from LSL 8 — at least that's what Lovage thinks about her being the campus bicycle. At first.
  • Mythology Gag: For what it's worth, LSL 8 is filled with these, in manners blatant and subtle.
    • Most obviously, "Uncle Larry"'s references to his past exploits.
    • Lefty's Too, a duplicate of the bar from the remake of LSL 1.
    • The sorority house has a plaque with EGA portraits of women from the old games.
  • Naked First Impression: A number of girls are naked or half naked when Larry first meets them, namely Eve, Kalalau, Shamara and Drew.
  • The Name Is Bond, James Bond: Larry usually introduces himself as "Larry; Larry Laffer". When the games get voiced, he does a short chuckle for the semicolon.
  • Nerds Are Sexy: Ione, Harriet, and Morgan (to various degrees) from LSL 8.
  • Nobody Poops: Subverted. You can make Larry do it in LSL 1, 6 and 7. And earn points from it. Just, whatever you do, don't flush in 1.
    • In LSL 8, it's a key game mechanic that you can urinate to reduce your level of drunkenness. Anywhere. Although doing it in public hurts your Karma Meter.
  • No Fourth Wall
  • The Peeping Tom: Done several times, including through binoculars at the beginning of LSL 3, a hole in the shower wall and a security camera aimed through the shower's air vent in LSL 6, and another hole in the sorority house shower wall in LSL 8.
  • Present-Day Past: Reloaded obviously takes place in the late 80s or early 90s (like the original game) due to the various pop-culture references from the era as well as various lines including one where Larry will "be an old man" by the year 2000 and that payphones "aren't going away anytime soon", but there's also an arcade machine in the convenience store that plays a blatant Angry Birds parody that makes fun of modern-day feminism.
    • Averted with the upcoming Wet Dreams Don't Dry, which the dev team has said takes place in the modern era.
  • Rhythm Game: Half of the mini-games in LSL 8 boiled down to this.
  • Recycled INSPACE: LSL 8 was at first supposed to be set in space, and called Lust In Space. It is even announced by characters in LSL 7.
  • Series Fauxnale: Al Lowe wanted to end the series with Larry 3, joking that he would never do Larry 4. When the third game came out and he decided to do another game anyway, he skipped directly to Larry 5 to keep his word.
  • Sex Changes Everything: Deflowering Granola Girl Shamara at the end of LSL 6 causes her to develop a totally different personality by the start of LSL 7... a few hours later.
  • Sex Comedy: The first game fits the definition pretty directly.
  • Shoplift and Die by an Asian Store-Owner: Shoplifters will be shot.
  • Slapstick Knows No Gender: In LSL 3, Patti can suffer just as much as Larry in true Sierra fashion. Averted in LSL 5, where you can't die.
  • Suddenly Sexuality: Ione from LSL 8 actually reappears later in the game — and she's turned into an out-of-the-closet lesbian from the trauma of your first courtship of her.
    • The Police officer from LSL 8 as well.
    • Apparently, Kalalau's time with Larry is so horrible that she goes lesbian between LSL 2 and 3 and cheats on him with the female electrician.
  • Super-Deformed: Larry's appearance in just about all of the games is very cartoon-ish. It's not very noticeable in the 1987 original, but as the graphics became more advanced, he became almost a head shorter than everyone. He's supposedly 5'10".
    • Averted in the games LSL2 and LSL3 proper where he has a character design relatively similar to any other SCI games of the era, and where full portraits show him as somewhat realistic. Played straight for covers though.
    • Averted for the upcoming Wet Dreams Don't Dry, which is using the more realistic 1-3 era proportions for Larry.
  • Sure, Let's Go with That: Shamara somehow comes to the conclusion that Larry is a guru seeking to bring her to enlightenment, rather than just a lecherous middle-aged loser trying to get into her transparent harem pants. As part of this, she also thinks that all the gifts he brings her are intended to teach her some form of philosophical insight.
  • Take That!: From Reloaded:note 
    Don't try to pee on that sign, Larry. That's the kind of raunchy, humorless prank your idiot nephew would pull.
  • Timey-Wimey Ball: Reloaded has Larry split between two versions of himself: the younger Reloaded Larry, who is 38 and still a virgin, and the original Sierra Larry, who is 64 and decides to make yet another attempt at finding true love. This isn't the first time this has happened: the 1991 remake of the first game is "cited" as the reason that Leisure Suit Larry 4 was lost, and both the old EGA games and the (then) new VGA games universes eventually "merged into the same universe" in 2004 with the release of Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude.
  • Toilet Humour: Going to the bathroom almost always leads to Hilarity Ensues. See also Nobody Poops.
  • Took a Level in Jerkass: LSL 2, 3 and 7 all begin with the woman Larry got together with at the end of the previous game deciding she doesn't like him any more and treating him quite badly. Justified with Eve, since Larry showed up at her house and moved in without her permission, which would probably freak out anybody in real life. But Kalalau first cheated on him with another woman, then locked him out of their house and divorced him, all just because she wasn't satisfied with his performance in the bedroom. She never told him that she was unhappy before she did these things, and never tried to work things out. At the beginning of LSL 7, Shamara decides that the new age lifestyle isn't for her after all and what she really cares about is money. So she ties Larry up and steals his wallet before walking out on him.
  • Twin Threesome Fantasy: Appears in the cheerleader character's ending in Magna Cum Laude, where her twin comes in from nowhere simply for this trope.
  • Ungrateful Bastard: Some women in series are this, like Fawn in the first game and Gammie in the sixth. Fawn is a Gold Digger who dumps Larry after getting a lot of gifts from him, and in this case "dumps" means "leaves him tied up in their hotel room after stealing all of his money". Gammie tells Larry she'll go to bed with him if he repairs the liposuction machine so she can lose weight. When he finally does so and gives her the perfect body she's wanted for so long, she wants nothing more to do with him and walks away without so much as a "thank you".
    • Russell in LSL 8 after his makeover.
  • Un Installment: Leisure Suit Larry 4 does not exist. Although, this fact is a plot point in Space Quest IV.
  • Unsettling Gender Reveal: In LSL Magna Cum Laude (aka, LSL 8), Koko the troubled mime is a crossdressing boy.
  • Unusual User Interface: LSL 8 has the Dialogue Tree as a minigame where the player has to navigate around obstacles to reach the "right" conversation choice while the conversation goes on in the background.
  • Unwinnable by Design: As with most Sierra games of the era, it is entirely possible to paint yourself into a corner in the first three games. Leisure Suit Larry 2 is particularly infamous, with numerous dead ends that are easy to play into.
  • Wacky Fratboy Hijinx: The point of the setting of LSL 8.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: The optional "Ione(Lnote )" storyline in Magna Cum Laude centers on Larry's behavior having "turned" Ione gay by putting her off of men; when you first meet her after this, she and her girlfriend immediately start berating Larry.
  • Zip Mode: In at least some of the games, double-clicking on an exit will make Larry walk at hyperspeed.

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