Are you me?! Hence why Infinity has come into the front-burner lately.
Burn out. The feeling of not wanting anything to do with playing the tabletop war game. It’s a difficult experience to describe, but is likened to the sensation of apathy, of not wanting to go into work on a Monday morning.
Fortunately, I’ve learned through experience and discussions within my local community that it’s a passing phase and we eventually regain that fun/anticipatory buzz of hitting the tables again. Here are my thoughts on phases of the ubiquitous burn out experience.
The cause of burn out is not firmly understood. It is generally believed that we as human beings seek out pleasurable activities. In this case, our motivation to war game is driven by two major factors:
- Social interaction with other fleshly beings
- The need to feel successful
In the human brain, according to a vast database of neuroscience research, there is a chemical called dopamine. Dopamine…
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