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Blind acquisitions

Other (objects, etc.) concept

Player is presented with purchases or other acquisitions where they're not told what that thing actually does (and this is not limited to any sort of gambling).

15
games
7
platforms

Alternate name: Blind purchases

The first video game about Blind acquisitions was released in 2005.

Chucklefish, Minor Key Games and Mossmouth has published most of these games

See also: hidden item stats

Not for literally blind instances where you can not see anything of the item, as that becomes gambling. Essentially item/ability/whatever stats are hidden until you buy them or otherwise acquire them.