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Toxins

Other (objects, etc.) concept

The protagonist can get poisoned to varying degrees and must deal with it somehow.

88
games
20
platforms

Alternate names: Poison, Venom

The first video game about Toxins was released in 1982.

2K Games, Chucklefish and Ronimo Games has published most of these games

Preferable cases:
* Toxin effects NOT limited to simple health drain at steady intervals (there may even be none).
* Varying degrees of poisoning, especially each different poison has its own "stack" instead of a generic one.
* Gradual recovery
* No full recovery from extended poison damage

Should NOT be used in cases of simple status effects where the toxins wear off automatically after the effect duration runs out.

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Platforms

Windows 33
Linux 18
Mac OS X 7
NES 5
PS3 4
MS-DOS 3
X360 3
PS4 2
PS Vita 2
Android 1
iOS 1
NEC PC9801 1
Pandora 1
SNES 1
MSX2 1
Atari 5200 1
Atari 2600 1
GBA 1
Nintendo DS 1
Internet Only 1

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