Pitfall Harry is the protagonist of the Pitfall series of video games.
History[edit | edit source]
Harry is an explorer, seeking treasures of ancient civilizations.
While mostly only seeking treasure, Harry has also saved people in distress and even thwarted a shaman priest from causing the destruction of El Dorado in the past.
At some point he had a son, Pitfall Harry Jr.
Pitfall also has a niece named Rhonda acoording to [[Pitfalll II:Lost Caverns]] where he has to rescue her.
Personality,[edit | edit source]
Though mostly a generic explorer/treasure hunter archetype in the earlier games, Harry was given a personality in Pitfall: The Lost Expedition.
He is portrayed as a cocky, sarcastic fast talking egotist who fancies himself a ladies man. He is however also portrayed as brave, honorable and and selfless. In Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure, his personality is more silly, cartoonish and a bit doofy, but is nonetheless still adventurous and brave.
Harry's father left when he was young, leading to him being raised by a man called David Crane.
Portrayal[edit | edit source]
Harry is portrayed by Steven Jay Blum in his only talking performance.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Harry's adoptive father is named after his creator.
- Harry is the protagonist of all games in the series except for Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure and Pitfall 3D: Beyond the Jungle. In both of which his son is the playable character.
Games[edit | edit source]
Games this character appeared in;
- Pitfall II: Lost Caverns
- Super Pitfall
- Pitfall 3D: Beyond the Jungle
- Pitfall: The Lost Expedition