The Creators of 'World's End Club' Are Funny, Weird, And Possibly Kidnapped

Most games involve people dying, but it's usually because you made a mistake—missed a jump, failed to dodge an attack. Death is used as a punishment for incorrect player behavior, and thus, largely trivialized. But death and the act of dying is at the heart of many games written and designed by Kotaro Uchikoshi (999_, Virtue's Last Reward_) and Kazutaka Kodaka (Danganronpa), where characters find themselves trapped and fighting for their lives.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/z3e79x/the-creators-of-worlds-end-club-are-funny-weird-and-possibly-kidnapped