I’m still taking advantage of Game Pass here and there, playing bits and bobs of various titles when the mood strikes.
No, seriously, I’ve started and stopped a whole bunch of different games. And it feels …. great?
It’s been happening a lot to me over the last year or so. I’ve gotten so much better at putting down a game once I’m no longer enjoying it, or when I feel like I’ve seen enough.
It’s not necessarily something I do consciously. Sometimes I stop playing a game for a week or so, and rather than add it to the mental checklist of “games you need to go back to and finish,” I eventually realize that I’m just done with it, and proceed to uninstall. This is very much a good thing – that mental checklist used to cause me more stress than I care to admit, and that’s just not something I need anymore. → Read the rest