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What to call a difficult game with randomly generated levels and perma-death?

#21ShadowThaReaperPosted 7/26/2014 5:11:25 PM
rainedown posted...
Yet, outside of that wiki article, it's often used to describe other games. Case in point:


So a bunch of children flood Steam. That doesn't make the definition different.

rainedown posted...
I get that it used to mean that, but I think at this point the graphics and turn based portions have faded into obscurity.


Nah.
#22-5xad0w-Posted 7/26/2014 5:55:10 PM
So hardcore mode Minecraft is a Roguelike?
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#23NemerlightPosted 7/26/2014 5:58:54 PM
ShadowThaReaper posted...
It depends on what genre it is.






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#24rainedownPosted 7/26/2014 6:31:05 PM
ShadowThaReaper posted...
rainedown posted...
Yet, outside of that wiki article, it's often used to describe other games. Case in point:


So a bunch of children flood Steam. That doesn't make the definition different.

rainedown posted...
I get that it used to mean that, but I think at this point the graphics and turn based portions have faded into obscurity.


Nah.


You're really far too invested in this lmao.
#25ShadowThaReaperPosted 7/26/2014 6:52:45 PM
rainedown posted...
You're really far too invested in this lmao.


If it doesn't matter to you, then why argue?