How death can breathe life into video games

The industry’s evolving relationship with death is a sure sign of the medium’s maturity

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Death has a unique place in video games. Unlike other art forms where pure creative expression is at the heart of the medium, in video games since the earliest days, the goal has simply been to stay alive. Space Invaders, Pitfall, Pac-Man… all the way up to the plethora of modern first-person shooters the market is saturated with, have one …

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