Players Want to be Able to Die

The Prince of Persia franchise is renowned for its abilities to allow players to cheat death in the game with its infamous rewind time tool. Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands‘ lead game designer now gives his opinion on how he feels death should apply to video games.

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sinncross2969d ago

These words are like wisdom:

"This basically means that players must be aware that failure has a price, or else they might have little motivation to succeed. Yet, as developers we must balance that risk."

This is one of the aspect that can keep games exciting to play.

user94220772969d ago

Prince of Persia lets you come back from death throughout the whole game. Sigh.