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My Mental Health Is Like Playing a Metroidvania Game—I Take It One Step at a Time

When the try-fail cycle gets to be too much, I know I can save my progress and walk away. I know I can always try again.


This makes sense for a nervous kid.

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Metroid Fusion

tools in your toolbelt

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What is the story being told, and how am I a part of it?

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