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No energy regeneration

Video game concept

Energy depletes with use but does not automatically return over time, forcing the player to seek external sources to replenish it, sleep, or use some other method of restoration.

54
games
15
platforms

Alternate names: No mana regeneration, No magic point regeneration, Finite energy, Finite magic, Finite mana

The first video game about No energy regeneration was released in 1989.

Cellar Door Games, Night Dive Studios and Sega has published most of these games

Whatever energy is used to perform special actions, magic or use of high tech equipment.

Usually means player must rest, recharge batteries, drink potions, eat mushrooms, meditate or something else to recharge this energy.

This tag is especially important when all energy restoring methods have only finite use, either because they simply run out or they have other limitations.

Parent group

Energy

Related group

Activities
Psychic Powers

Platforms

Windows 18
Linux 8
PS2 4
PS3 4
Mac OS X 4
MS-DOS 3
X360 3
Wii 2
PS4 2
Mac OS Classic 1
GameCube 1
Xbox 1
NES 1
Xbox One 1
PS Vita 1

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