Category Archives: Ways to Die

Ways to die: death by spider

After finally playing through Limbo, today’s Ways to die has to be awarded to death by spider.

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The primary character in Limbo is a nameless boy who awakens in the middle of a forest on the edge of hell. While seeking his missing sister, he encounters only a few human characters, who either attack him, run away, or are dead. During the early stages of Limbo the is often terrorised by a giant spider.

Ways to die: Watery grave

He is everyone’s favourite blue hedgehog and we all know he has a problem with water. Sonic often finds himself in a watery grave, we all get that sudden panic when the music changes and the countdown begins.

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Ways to die: The boob flash

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Black Orchid is a fighter from Rare‘s fighter Killer Instinct. Orchid is a secret agent sent by an unknown group to investigate the mysterious disappearances that surround the tournament. Her true identity and abilities are shrouded in secrecy.

Orchid has two No Mercy moves, the first is our pick for todays ways to die. Orchid gives her opponent a heart attack by unzipping her uniform and flashing her boobs at them. For most opponents they get startled by the sight however, if the opponent is another Orchid she will just stomp the ground in spite.

Ways to die: The Heart Rip

In our new feature we take a look into some of the most memorable deaths and finishing moves ever created in video games. So to kick it off we have Kano’s Heart Rip from the Mortal Kombat series.

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The Heart Rip is Kano’s signature fatality, he limbers up by cracking his neck and then positions himself behind his foe. He swiftly rips the heart out of his opponent’s chest hoisting the still beating organ in the air in triumph. Variations of this fatality have also been used by other members of the Black Dragon.

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