Meat shield

Activities concept

The player character can use the bodies of other characters - dead or still living - as shields.


Alternate name: Human shield

The first video game about Meat shield was released in 1981.

Ubisoft, THQ and Majesco has published most of these games

Implied: (not enforceable)
* Grappling - not applicable in cases where dead bodies and such are used.
For still living victims, this may serve as a detriment to shoot at you in case the opponents have higher morals than you do (or the victim is their employer or similar high value person).