This image will reach out and speak to all CRPG players.
You know the dread plot twist; one your NPCs have to leave the group. Okay, we can cope with that, the group might be a little light on magic/healing/defense/offense but we’ll be able to adjust. What’s the real kicker? That blasted NPCs just gone and run off with a small fortune of equipment and weapons. In fact, you’d only just given him that super expensive magical weapon upgrade.
Here’s an CRPG determined not to annoy you in that way.
Via Lacavious and Fire Emblem.