Interactive purgatory

Video game concept

Upon player character's death the game continues, either as ghost, undead, or in some other manner, with an implicit aim of resurrection and continuation of normal game.

26
games
11
platforms

The first video game about Interactive purgatory was released in 1989.

Question , Interplay and 2K Games has published most of these games

Note: This tag needs better name.

Usually it is extremely difficult to die for good in these games.

The tag `death´ should not be used in combination of this tag unless that death is part of the story (e.g. mandatory or part of a cutscene).

Platforms

Windows 7
Linux 5
Mac OS X 4
Internet Only 3
X360 1
MS-DOS 1
PS3 1
Mac OS Classic 1
OS/2 1
Xbox One 1
PS4 1

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