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More on reverse narrative:
Also, Yahtzee pitched this idea: http://www.escapistmagazine.com/articles/view/columns/extra-punctuation/8661-What-if-We-Leveled-Backwards
Comments: http://www.escapistmagazine.com/forums/read/6.266023-What-if-We-Leveled-Backwards?page=1 “We all do this. It’s called aging.”
A related (but different) concept I’ve seen executed is in The Void. (Which is really, really good but almost impossibly difficult to play.) The Void is a game where you do get more capabilities and power as you play, but how you use those powers is directly related to your health and life (and losing it.) It’s a game that takes resource management and turns it into something about hunger and starvation.