The first thing Salamanders do when death-game announcement is made: Attacks Imps en masse while everyone is still figuring what to do. Keep in mind what Nerve Gear does when player dies in-game...
Xaxa takes time out to hunt down and kill kids in the Sewers without any hesitation.
By the time half a year has passed in the game a full 1/4 of the Undines are dead, the healers of the game, most done by P Ks rather than monsters in the first month. The less of them there are then the more players that can't be healed or rezzed.