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* BloodlessCarnage: Getting hit by anything deadly will just make the Spirit disappear in a boof of smoke.

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* BloodlessCarnage: Getting hit by anything deadly will just make the Spirit disappear in a boof poof of smoke.



* JerkassGods: The Goddess steals the Spirit's body parts and throws him into more and more dangerous situations while taunting him with increasingly aggressive tone. [[spoiler: After {{The Reveal}}, her previous attitidue might have been justified.]]

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* JerkassGods: The Goddess steals the Spirit's body parts and throws him into more and more dangerous situations while taunting him with increasingly aggressive tone. [[spoiler: After {{The Reveal}}, her previous attitidue attitude might have been justified.]]


-> Can you reach the Goddess and redeem your soul?



[[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist]] is a platform game where you play as a lone spirit on a quest to reach a mysterious Goddess and ask for forgiveness for his past sins. Unfortunately for him the Goddess hates him, and is trying her hardest to keep him from reaching her by stealing his various body parts, along with various skills with them, making the game more difficult.

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[[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist]] is a platform game where you play as a lone spirit on a quest to reach a mysterious Goddess and ask for forgiveness for his past sins. Unfortunately for him the Goddess hates him, and is trying her hardest to keep him from reaching her by stealing his various body parts, along with various skills with them, making the game more difficult.


* AbilityRequiredToProceed: Inverted! The further you get in the game, the more of various abilities you lose.

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* AbilityRequiredToProceed: Inverted! The You start with all your abilities, but the further you get in the game, the more of various abilities skills you lose.



* BloodlessCarnage: Getting hit by anything deadly will just make the Spirit disappear in a boof of smoke.



* DeathCourse: Almost all of the game.
* DeathIsASlapOnTheWrist: You have unlimited lives and dying just sends you to the beginning of current room.



* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice: After having lost his physical being, the Spirit sacrifices his soul to save the Goddess.]]

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* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice: After In the end, after having lost his physical being, the Spirit sacrifices his soul to save the Goddess.]]
* [[spoiler: RedemptionEqualsDeath: The victim was in critical condition and barely survives, but the assailant succumbs to his wounds.
]]



* JerkassGods: The Goddess steals the Spirit's body parts and throws him into more and more dangerous situations.

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* JerkassGods: The Goddess steals the Spirit's body parts and throws him into more and more dangerous situations.situations while taunting him with increasingly aggressive tone. [[spoiler: After {{The Reveal}}, her previous attitidue might have been justified.]]



* OurSoulsAreDifferent / OurGhostsAreDifferent



* TheReveal: [[spoiler: Both the Spirit and the Goddess are two critically wounded people, assailant and his victim, and the whole game takes place in the dying, regretful assailant's mind.]]

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* TheReveal: [[spoiler: Both the Spirit and the Goddess are two critically mortally wounded people, assailant and his victim, and the whole game takes place in the dying, regretful assailant's mind.]]


[[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist]] is a platform game where you play as a lone spirit on a quest to reach a mysterious Goddess and ask for forgiveness for his past sins. Unfortunately for him, the Goddess hates him, and is trying her hardest to keep him from reaching her by stealing his various body parts, along with various skills with them, making the game more difficult.

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[[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist]] is a platform game where you play as a lone spirit on a quest to reach a mysterious Goddess and ask for forgiveness for his past sins. Unfortunately for him, him the Goddess hates him, and is trying her hardest to keep him from reaching her by stealing his various body parts, along with various skills with them, making the game more difficult.



* TheAtoner: The Spirit is implied to be this.



* AbilityRequiredToProceed: Inverted! The further you get in the game, the more of various abilities you lose.
* AlmostDeadGuy: [[spoiler: BOTH the Spirit and the Goddess are revealed to be this.]]



* BottomlessPits
* BittersweetEnding



* TheAtoner: The main character is implied to be this.
* DifficultySpike: The third part, where your character's head is all that's left.

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* TheAtoner: {{Determinator}}: The main character Spirit is implied to be this.
slowly losing his whole existence, but keeps struggling on.
* DifficultySpike: The third part, where your character's the Spirit's head is all that's left.



* [[spoiler: DyingDream]]: See {{The Reveal}}



* EnergyBeing: [[spoiler: The main character becomes this when his head is taken away.]]

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* EnergyBeing: [[spoiler: The main character Spirit becomes this when his head is taken away.]]



* HandicappedBadass: Simple things like losing your limbs is not enough to stop the Spirit.

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* GreenHillZone: The first area has greenery and is much easier than the later levels.
* HandicappedBadass: Simple things like losing your limbs The Spirit is not enough going to stop give up disregard the Spirit.loss of his limbs.



* HeroicResolve: [[spoiler: How the spirit survives the Goddess' death trap.]]

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* HeroicResolve: [[spoiler: How the spirit Spirit survives the Goddess' death trap.]]
* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice: After having lost his physical being, the Spirit sacrifices his soul to save the Goddess.
]]



* [[spoiler: {{Plotline Death}}: The Goddess' death trap cannot be escaped and kills the Spirit. Or so it seems at first.]]

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* [[spoiler: {{Plotline Death}}: The Goddess' death trap cannot be escaped and it kills the Spirit. Or so it seems at first.]]


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* TheReveal: [[spoiler: Both the Spirit and the Goddess are two critically wounded people, assailant and his victim, and the whole game takes place in the dying, regretful assailant's mind.]]
* TitleDrop: During the final confrontation.


[[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist]] is a platform game where you play as a nondescript humanoid in a quest for redemption. As the game progresses, he has more of his body taken from him, increasing difficulty.

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[[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist]] is a platform game where you play as a nondescript humanoid in lone spirit on a quest to reach a mysterious Goddess and ask for redemption. As forgiveness for his past sins. Unfortunately for him, the Goddess hates him, and is trying her hardest to keep him from reaching her by stealing his various body parts, along with various skills with them, making the game progresses, he has more of his body taken from him, increasing difficulty.
difficult.



* AnArmAndALeg: The Goddess attempts to stop the Spirit by taking away his body parts.
* BleakLevel: [[spoiler: The final level is completely gray and soundless.]]
* [[spoiler: BackFromTheDead: The Spirit in the final level.]]
* CatchPhrase: The Goddess is fond of saying "Into the Abyss with you!" when she is done talking to the Spirit.



* DifficultySpike: The third part, where your character's head is all that's left.
* DownTheDrain: The second area.



* EverythingTryingToKillYou



* DifficultySpike: The third part, where your character's head is all that's left.

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* DifficultySpike: The third part, where [[spoiler: {{Death Trap}}: After the final fire level, the Goddess puts the spirit into {{Descending Ceiling}} variation.]]
* HandicappedBadass: Simple things like losing
your character's head limbs is all that's left.not enough to stop the Spirit.
* HeroicMime: The Spirit
* HeroicResolve: [[spoiler: How the spirit survives the Goddess' death trap.]]


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* JerkassGods: The Goddess steals the Spirit's body parts and throws him into more and more dangerous situations.
* LethalLavaLand: The third area.
* OneHitPointWonder: The Spirit.
* [[spoiler: {{Plotline Death}}: The Goddess' death trap cannot be escaped and kills the Spirit. Or so it seems at first.]]


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* SuperDrowningSkills: Averted in the beginning when the Spirit is able to swim. Played straight when the Goddess steals his arms.
* SpikesOfDoom: Show up in the first levels of the game in the form of huge thorny ivys and later in the game in [[spoiler:the Goddess' death trap.]]
* NoNameGiven: The Spirit and the Goddess.
* VillainousBreakdown: The Goddess appears calm if hammy at first but completely loses her marbles the more the Spirit keeps persisting.


[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist] is a platform game where you play as a nondescript humanoid in a quest for redemption. As the game progresses, he has more of his body taken from him, increasing difficulty.

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[http://www.[[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist] Persist]] is a platform game where you play as a nondescript humanoid in a quest for redemption. As the game progresses, he has more of his body taken from him, increasing difficulty.

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[[quoteright:240:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/persist_3444.png]]
[http://www.kongregate.com/games/AdventureIslands/persist Persist] is a platform game where you play as a nondescript humanoid in a quest for redemption. As the game progresses, he has more of his body taken from him, increasing difficulty.

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!!This game contains examples of
* TheAtoner: The main character is implied to be this.
* EarnYourHappyEnding
* EnergyBeing: [[spoiler: The main character becomes this when his head is taken away.]]
* DifficultySpike: The third part, where your character's head is all that's left.
* RedemptionQuest: The main point.

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