I agree. I've lost so many guns I can't shoot straight. I still try,
and I'm getting better. I just finished dying after killing no less
than fifteen zombies with an axe, no armor, and no field kit.
To quote a popular movie in the genre, "Nut up or shut up."
On 11/26/11, Kai <kaixi...@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> I'm in full agreement with you, Chris. Swamp is a raw survivor game. it's
> not Mario. it's not Tetris. It's not Princess Mononoke on Desert Island.
> it's a battle of the living against the undead. They will kill you. They
> will eat you. Would it be realistic for you to be eaten then resurrected
> fully in tact?
> I've never understood why people have such a problem with losing things in
> Swamp. OK. You died. Just try again.
> maybe it's proof that blind gamers are different from mainstream gamers.
> I've played Nethack, ADOM, Angband, plenty of Playstation games whose titles
> might be obscure, Diablo, Baldur's Gate... In most of these games, death is
> final. They don't usually coddle you with painless death. True, some games
> have save points, but such games play differently.
> I think I'd be very disappointed if Swamp were made less risky. Part of the
> thrill of Swamp is trying to stay alive!
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