Looking for a way to hook players on your flash game?

Upgrades can be a great way to entice players to delve deeper into the levels of your game, and keep them playing until all the upgrades have been unlocked.

In this list, I’m going to give you some ideas for the various types of upgrades you can use within your flash game; organized by category to make it easy on you.

Stats

  • Agility
    • Character Speed
    • Attack Speed
    • Dodge
  • Strength
    • Attack damage
    • Able to use more powerful weapons
  • Intellect
    • Bartering (gain more gold, items cost less)
    • Gain more experience or skill points
  • Endurance
    • Health Points
    • Heal faster
  • Defense (Resistance to attacks)
    • Parry
    • Block
    • Dodge
  • Magic
    • Mana points
    • Attack damage
  • Luck
    • Chance to cause critical hits
    • Sometimes gain more gold or better items upon defeating enemies

Weapons

  • Guns
    • Clip size
    • Reload speed
    • Fire rate
    • Damage
    • Accuracy
    • Attachments
      • Scope
      • Silencer
      • Grenade Launcher
      • Laser sight
  • Swords
    • Material
      • Bamboo
      • Wood
      • Iron
      • Steel
      • Carbon
      • Diamond
    • Elements
      • Fire
      • Ice
      • Earth
      • Wind
      • Water
      • Energy (electricity)
      • Acid

Vehicles

  • Cars
    • Tires
      • Racing
      • Off-Road
      • Snow
      • All Purpose
    • Chassis
    • Hood
    • Handling
    • Speed
    • Exhaust
      • Nitrous
    • Lights
      • Headlights
      • Neon lights
    • Windows
      • Tinted
  • Planes
    • Engine
      • Propellers
      • Jet Engine
      • Rockets
    • Chassis
      • Body
      • Wings
    • Radar
    • Handling
    • Speed
    • Weaponry
  • Boats
    • Engine
      • Oars (paddling)
      • Sails
      • Gas Propeller
      • Diesel Propeller
      • Jet Propulsion
    • Chassis
    • Handling
    • Speed
    • Weaponry
    • Radar

Appearance

  • Head
    • Hats
    • Hair
    • Sunglasses
    • Ears
    • Eyes
    • Nose
    • Mouth
    • Jewelry
    • Necklace
    • Hoodie
  • Upper Body
    • Shirts
    • Ties
    • Cuff links
    • Bracelets
    • Sweatshirts
    • Jackets
    • Suits
    • Tattoos
    • Muscles
  • Lower Body
    • Pants
    • Shorts
    • Shoes
      • Boots
      • Sandals
      • High-tops
      • Low-tops
      • Loafers
    • Socks
  • General
    • Height
    • Weight
    • Skin Color
    • Age

This list should have you creating fun upgrades for your game in no time. If you think I missed any important upgrades, let me know in the comments.

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