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What makes improvement feel satisfying?

Overthinking thinking

I like thinking about why I enjoy the things I do. If you asked me why I’m a games journalist, that’s probably the best pithy answer I could come up with.

So, why do I particularly like competitive multiplayer games? That’s a tricky one.

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