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11th Jul '16 1:41:18 PM ViperAcidZX
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* ''VideoGame/MightyNo9'' gives you 3 by default, however you can increase this number to 9 for Normal mode in the options menu.



* ''VideoGame/RayStorm'' (part of the ''VideoGame/RaySeries'') makes this a JustifiedTrope: your extra lives come in the form of the other R-Gray craft in your squadron. When one is destroyed, the next one takes its place.

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* ''VideoGame/RayStorm'' ''[=RayStorm=]'' (part of the ''VideoGame/RaySeries'') makes this a JustifiedTrope: your extra lives come in the form of the other R-Gray craft in your squadron. When one is destroyed, the next one takes its place.
14th Jun '16 1:44:32 PM superkeijikun
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* ''VideoGame/MakaiToshiSaga'' (''The VideoGame/FinalFantasy Legend'', in North America) is another rare example of an RPG using lives. Each party member has three hearts. If they run out of HP, they can be revived at a House of Life, but doing so requires a heart in addition to a fee for the revive. If a party member has no hearts when they die, [[FinalDeath they cannot be revived]] and will have to be "retired" at a guild outpost to make room for a new party member.

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* ''VideoGame/MakaiToshiSaga'' (''The VideoGame/FinalFantasy Legend'', in North America) is another rare example of an RPG using lives. Each party member has three hearts. If they run out of HP, they can be revived at a House of Life, but doing so requires a heart in addition to a fee for the revive. If a party member has no hearts when they die, [[FinalDeath they cannot be revived]] (unless you purchase another heart for them, which are prohibitively expensive) and will have to be "retired" at a guild outpost to make room for a new party member.
25th Mar '16 7:07:20 PM superkeijikun
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* ''VideoGame/MakaiToshiSaga'' (''The VideoGame/FinalFantasy Legend'', in North America) is another rare example of an RPG using lives. Each party member has three hearts. If they run out of HP, they can be revived at a House of Life, but doing so requires a heart in addition to a fee for the revive. If a party member has no hearts when they die, [[FinalDeath they cannot be revived]] and will have to be "retired" them at a guild outpost.

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* ''VideoGame/MakaiToshiSaga'' (''The VideoGame/FinalFantasy Legend'', in North America) is another rare example of an RPG using lives. Each party member has three hearts. If they run out of HP, they can be revived at a House of Life, but doing so requires a heart in addition to a fee for the revive. If a party member has no hearts when they die, [[FinalDeath they cannot be revived]] and will have to be "retired" them at a guild outpost.outpost to make room for a new party member.
25th Mar '16 7:05:57 PM superkeijikun
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* ''VideoGame/MakaiToshiSaga'' (''The VideoGame/FinalFantasy Legend'', in North America) is another rare example of an RPG using lives. Each party member has three hearts. If they run out of HP, they can be revived at a House of Life, but doing so requires a heart in addition to a fee for the revive. If a party member has no hearts when they die, [[FinalDeath they cannot be revived]] and will have to be "retired" them at a guild outpost.
4th Mar '16 4:50:12 PM ironcommando
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* ''VideoGame/IslandWars 2'' uses ''palm trees'' as your lives. While your cannons are invincible and cannot be damaged, the enemies will try to attack the palm trees on your island, and the game is over if you lose all of them.

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* ''VideoGame/IslandWars 2'' 2's'' [[CooperativeMultiplayer Invasion Mode]] uses ''palm trees'' as your lives. While your cannons are invincible and cannot be damaged, the enemies will try to attack the palm trees on the island your island, cannons are on, and the game is over it's GameOver if you lose all of them.
4th Mar '16 4:48:38 PM ironcommando
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* ''VideoGame/IslandWars 2'' uses ''palm trees'' as your lives. While your cannons are invincible and cannot be damaged, the enemies will try to attack the palm trees on your island, and the game is over if you lose all of them.
29th Nov '15 1:35:18 AM TheGunheart
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* ''VideoGame/CarriesOrderUp'' uses a "miss" system similar to ''VideoGame/GameAndWatch''; it's three strikes and you're out, but [[LawOf100 you can erase a miss by collecting enough coins]]. You can't, however, earn more lives than the cap of three.
27th Nov '15 10:26:49 PM nombretomado
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** Heck, the [[ComicBook/ScottPilgrim graphic novels]] and [[ScottPilgrimVsTheWorld the movie]] play with it as well, inasmuch as Scott actually manages to pick up an extra life in real life. [[spoiler: And use it.]]

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** Heck, the [[ComicBook/ScottPilgrim graphic novels]] and [[ScottPilgrimVsTheWorld [[Film/ScottPilgrimVsTheWorld the movie]] play with it as well, inasmuch as Scott actually manages to pick up an extra life in real life. [[spoiler: And use it.]]
7th Aug '15 6:36:15 PM Magnema
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** In a few sections, Bowser plays through a fascimile of the original ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros''. Before each attempt, a screen like the one above is shown, only replacing Mario with Bowser, and the three with an infinity symbol.

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** In a few sections, Bowser plays through a fascimile facsimile of the original ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros''. Before each attempt, a screen like the one above is shown, only replacing Mario with Bowser, and the three with an infinity symbol.
30th Jul '15 6:42:18 AM case
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Video Game Lives sometimes have GameplayAndStorySegregation in terms of PlotlineDeath.

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Video Game Lives sometimes Some games have JustifiedExtraLives, where they explain in the story why you have more than one chance. Sometimes, a PlotlineDeath can lead to GameplayAndStorySegregation if it isn't explained why the extra lives didn't kick in terms of PlotlineDeath.
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