In video games, the removal of abilities, tools, weapons, etc., usually done early in a game
to offer the player a preview
of more advanced
In a traditional castroition, the player will spend the rest of the game
regaining their abilities to gain
access to different areas
within an open game
(Derived from the combination of Castlevania and Metroid by the cast of the Rebel FM podcast.)
"I felt like a total badass
with my wave beam, grappling hook, and boostball until I got castroided fifteen minutes into the game."
I'd been castroided until I picked up the super-gravity-gun"