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Perma Death

Perma death, or permanent death, is a difficult concept for many gamers.  Some series use the death of characters to enhance the storyline, but they then bring the characters back in interesting ways in order to appease the gamers who grow connected to the characters through the story.  Games like Demon Souls and Dark souls actually over use death to frustrate the player and allow for more difficult gameplay.

And then there are games like Pokemon that are at such an easy difficulty that it is rather rare for an experienced gamer to “die.”  When games like this are created and overplayed, like they are, players get creative in order to enhance their gaming experience.  … Read the rest