Finally played the originator of the survivors-like genre and after few 15-20 min runs a revelation came upon me, just in time to save me from submitting to the clutches of this evil.
The ever-increasing numbers, the treasure chests, the lists with unlocks? In the end they result in nothing.
They are just there to keep you hooked, to continually feed your satisfaction as if through a drip.
If you like using only one hand, you might as well play some visual novels or point-n-click adventure games.
Hell, even jerking-off would likely be better choice.
The game and the sub-genre it spawned-off is one of the most foul creations I have encountered. It belongs in the same hell-pit as pay2win games and greedy gacha.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2023