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26th Nov '16 11:35:53 AM rmctagg09
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* TreacherousCheckpoint \\
What you think is a save point or other type of safe place is actually an enemy, most often a miniboss, but also even an outright boss.
12th Nov '16 8:46:36 AM Pfff133
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A character who has skills that make the early stages of the game easier, but relying on him too much will hurt you in the long run.

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A character who has skills that make the early stages of the game easier, but relying on him them too much will hurt you in the long run.
6th Nov '16 12:03:21 PM thatother1dude
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* TakeCover \\
Modern games that allow you to use the environment as cover for bullets.
12th May '16 9:15:24 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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The one lousy achievement [[{{Playstation3}} or trophy]] that keeps you from HundredPercentCompletion.

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The one lousy achievement [[{{Playstation3}} [[UsefulNotes/{{Playstation3}} or trophy]] that keeps you from HundredPercentCompletion.
22nd Jan '16 6:56:00 PM Berrenta
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* AbilityRequiredToProceed \\
An obstacle that requires a particular skill or item to pass.



* CardboardObstacle \\
An obstacle that requires a particular skill or item to pass, and rather than being fun it becomes unnecessary or annoying.
7th Jan '16 6:50:13 PM nombretomado
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[[SpaceQuest Duhh. You died because you were dumb.]]

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[[SpaceQuest [[VideoGame/SpaceQuest Duhh. You died because you were dumb.]]
12th Nov '15 10:54:05 AM Folamh3
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* ActionBasedMission \\
An action-heavy sequence in a game which for the most part eschews action, combat and direct confrontation.
11th Sep '15 11:30:52 AM Larkmarn
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** ProtectoratePlayer \\

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** ProtectoratePlayer ReverseEscortMission \\
12th Aug '15 4:12:53 PM Thepenguinking2
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* WeCannotGoOnWithoutYou \\
The main hero must survive, and the game ends if he ends up dying.
16th Jun '15 1:06:53 PM poi99
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* LastLousyPoint \\
If you want to go for that last percentage point in your quest for OneHundredPercentCompletion, you're in for a world of hurt.
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