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NPC generators

Other (objects, etc.) entity

An object that keeps on spawning NPCs until destroyed.

155
games
30
platforms

Alternate name: Monster generators

The first video game about NPC generators was released in 1985.

Codemasters, U.S. Gold and Kalypso Media Digital has published most of these games

Some of these may have a spawn limit.
Not to be confused with procedural NPC generation.

Related:
* NPC (re-)spawning - cases where NPCs and monsters (re-)appear regardless of any destroyable object.
* Re-animators
* Hatchers
* Mitotic creatures - when the NPCs themselves serve as "generators" for more of their own kind.

Platforms

Windows 54
Linux 22
X360 10
PS3 8
Mac OS X 8
C64 6
Amstrad CPC 6
ZX Spectrum 5
Arcade 3
Amiga 3
MSX 3
MS-DOS 3
NES 2
Mac OS Classic 2
Atari ST 2
C16/Plus4 2
Flash 2
Atari 400/800 2
PCE 1
PS2 1
Atari 7800 1
GB 1
Master System 1
Wii 1
Nintendo DS 1
PSP 1
Android 1
Apple IIGS 1
Apple II E 1
Mega Drive 1

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