Do you think early MMO developers came across the proverb “You reap what you sow” and thought it meant that we should all be killing female boars?
It would explain a lot.
Actually, it was misquoted long ago, but taken as read, the misquote reading “You reap what you saw”, leading early devs to assume it meant you have to kill everything….
assume it meant you have to kill everything…
And eventually they even killed the fun.