Posts Tagged ‘Marathon’

Marathon’s B.O.B. – They’re Everywhere!

Bungie always peppered their titles with a great sense of humor, such as the SPNKR-X18 SSM Launcher and the TOZT-7 Backpack Napalm Unit weapons in Marathon. Even Marathon’s manual contains the following warning, just opposite the Table of Contents:


This manual contains sarcastic language that some readers might find condescending.

This drawing of B.O.B., with his trademark catch-phrase, comes from Marathon’s manual, released in 1994.

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