I am level 5 and this happened

#1 Posted by EightBitShik (1451 posts) -

I let the game run almost all night, I picked up the controller joined some club and headed back to the Dorm. I haven't cleared the third floor yet so I start from the beginning kill an enemy then stop and go out to lunch I come back two of my characters are dead and some reaper dude is standing there waiting for me to a make move I rez the girl he then in turn one shots her and then one shots me doing over 1400 damage. Can anyone explain what the hell that thing was so I don't run into it again!!! :(

#2 Posted by Boxing_Snatcher (21 posts) -

I believe it comes when you stay on a floor too long.

#3 Edited by endaround (2253 posts) -

If you spend too much time on any floor Death shows up. Death will kill you. Until you are strong enough to kill Death (around level 60).

#4 Posted by Weltal (2302 posts) -

Death comes for those who wait.

#5 Posted by DougQuaid (1272 posts) -

They're a random enemy that spawns when you pick an unlucky card from a shuffle or they just spawn randomly on some floors. They will actively seek you out to kill you, so it's best to avoid them when they come up.

#6 Posted by SlightConfuse (3995 posts) -

yea the reaper comes when you stay on a floor to long, dont worry you can get your revenge later

#7 Posted by dagas (3083 posts) -

I played the game twice on PS2 and played quite a bit on PSP and that never happened to me. But then I was going through the floors pretty fast.

#8 Posted by EightBitShik (1451 posts) -

Thanks for the information guys....I just woke up fell a sleep playing and it happened again.....must not sleep or leave ever aahhh

#9 Posted by Metalisticpain (83 posts) -

Just open the menu if your going to leave it on.

#10 Posted by McShank (1649 posts) -

Try saving then turning the game off? He will also show up later on randomly, even if you were only just getting on the floor.

#11 Posted by SpunkyHePanda (1871 posts) -

The Reaper is the Baron von Blubba of Persona 3.

#12 Posted by Catolf (2788 posts) -

ah i remember the days of running from the reaper.. then i kicked his ass and laughed.

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