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Limited supplies

Video game concept

The availability of supplies such as ammo, bandages, drill heads, etc. is unusually low, often forcing the player to closely monitor their use or completely forgo some uses.

93
games
20
platforms

Alternate name: Low availability of supplies

The first video game about Limited supplies was released in 1987.

Konami, Headup Games and Capcom has published most of these games

Related:
* Limited capacity - if your capacity to carry such supplies is severely limited.
* Finite resources - for resource harvesting cases of similar nature.
* Survival horror genre - these are supposed to have limited supplies, some just fail to deliver on that part.

Contrast:
* Item respawn