Rule of Eight Levels
When a game generally has eight levels or bosses that need to be explored before reaching the final boss.
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(permanent link) added: 2014-01-09 17:18:56 sponsor: iansimsjam (last reply: 2014-01-11 10:11:50)

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A game with eight levels is one of the biggest gameplay cliches in video game history. So much that it deserves it's own trope. It can be eight levels, eight bosses, eight dungeons, eight Gym Leaders or etc. These levels have to be explored (most of the time) in order to reach the final boss.


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