- “Behold me new trick.The mighty Captain Hook Grappling Hook!”
- ― Captain Hook
The Grappling Hook is one of the hidden arsenal of weapons aboard the Jolly Roger to counter Bucky's various tricks.It is equipped with a claw tied to a large anchor loaded into a hidden cannon inside the Jolly Roger's figurehead.
Role in the Series
The Grappling Hook first appeared in the episode special "Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Jake Saves Bucky". It is first seen during the musical number "Bucky Will Be Mine",being added to the Jolly Roger's as Hook and his crew prepare for the race.It is later seen again when Captain Hook uses it gain the upper by slowing down Jake and his crew in the race for the ownership of Bucky when the pirates reach Skull Rock. Naturally, Hook decided to cheat,using the grappling hook as means to slowdown Jake and his crew.In the end of the race Bucky was owned by the villainous pirate. Jake, Izzy, Cubby, and Skully call Peter Pan for help. They learn that if they can retrieve the golden bell, Bucky would be theirs once more. The crew set out to the Island of Bells and battled a fire-breathing dragon to obtain said bell. They head back to the Jolly Roger, retrieve Bucky, and all is well.The Grappling Hook make one last appearance at the end of the special,Hook throws a tantrum losing Bucky to the sea pups that he causes all the upgrades aboard the Jolly Roger to go off and sending Hook hurling into the sky.
The Grappling Hook only appearance in printed media is the storybook adaption of Jake Saves Bucky.
In the online game "Jake's Heroic Race" during the second phase of the great race between Bucky and the Jolly Roger.Hook orders Smee to use the Grappling Hook to slow Jake and his crew down.