Funny: NetHack

  • Dying on your first turn.
  • Death by falling off of horses.
  • In SLASH'EM, death by fishhook to the face.
  • Typically, a potion of gain level grants you an instant level up. A cursed potion of gain level warps you to the floor above. That is, you gain a dungeon level.
  • Any YASD can give a Space Quest game a run for its money.