There may come a time when we may feel like we’ve come up against a problem that is just too hard to overcome. Our resources are low, maybe we feel like we haven’t leveled up enough, or the story has taken an unexpected turn.
I’ve got one thing to say to you.
A sentiment that started with Dark Souls, “git gud” has often been used to dismiss a gamer’s plight during a hard game. Can’t beat the level? Git gud. You don’t like the game? Well, obviously that’s because you’re bad at it, so git gud.
While the last thing that a person who is struggling or is upset wants to be told is “just be better at it” or “this is your fault,” the sentiment of improving a particular skill or advancing in a particular area in order to achieve a goal is actually a…
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