Is dying in a simulation like dying?

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    As a biologist and avid player of video games if you take "die outside" to mean "biological death" and take "simulation" to apply broadly: trivially no. Otherwise I would have died thousands of times by now. If your question is to have some sort of non-trivial answer you need to define your parameters better. – Bryan Krause Feb 24 '20 at 18:30
  • thanks @BryanKrause !! – user44289 Feb 24 '20 at 20:14
  • The question isn't redeemable. The technology of The Matrix doesn't exist, so there's no answer. If someone in the future invented the technology they could no doubt make it worth both ways. – curiousdannii Feb 25 '20 at 2:30
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    and no-one built the shop of theseus @curiousdannii so no, i don't see your point. i think the world would have to be deterministic, at least, if both deaths are to occur at the same time – user44289 Feb 25 '20 at 17:42
  • @another_stack Who requires that "both" deaths happen at the same time? The machinery could easily kill you slightly afterwards as punishment for failing to live in the simulation. Your question needs to account for every situation, even ones as bizarre as that. – curiousdannii Feb 25 '20 at 23:04

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