“We tried to bring in a concept of death and help from beyond the grave (or from below the surface). After dying you return slightly buffed, until your graves are filled up.”
Hell yes, “Yojimbo – The Two Player Pixel Fighting Game”! The pixel art is fantastic, the atmosphere is – thanks to the multiplayer part and sweet attack animations – quite intense and the mechanics are awesome: Dead players come back with more hit points. One, two, fight!