Potion is an Archetype that is recognizable by the fact that it always can be converted to other resources, and a Diminishing, Positive Effect. Typically, Potion are potions or other single-use game objects that grant an immediate effect in the form of a temporary buff.



Gain
Store
Spend

Non-Spatial
Generator
Focus Loci
Storage cap
Entity
Conversion
Options
Produces
Outcome
Consequence
Potion

Generator
Avatar
Limited


Conversion
%Multi


Positive
Diminish

Always contains the specifications:
Avatar, Limited, Conversion, Diminish, Positive



Found in Games:
Bioshock 2 (First aid kit/hack darts/hypo)
Deus Ex 3 (Alcohol and Food)
Diablo 2 (potions/identify scrolls/town portals)
Farmville (consumables one-use)
KoA; Reckoning (Shadow Prisms)
KB; Armored Princess (Potions)
League of Legends (Consumables)
Terraria (Potions)


Life Cycle Example:

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