When it comes to the journey of improving in fighting games, growth is an inextricable part of the equation. But what does that look like for us in fighting games and even in our own lives? Here’s where The Philocypher is here to help with some guideposts on growth.
Tavian “The Philocypher” Napier is a tournament organizer, life coach, and content creator that bakes self help into learning fighting games. He hosts a podcast called FGC Philosophy where he ties in the real world benefits of learning and playing fighting games. He also helps run FGC in-person and online events in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
In this video, The Philocypher goes in-depth on some things players can look at and work on when it comes to their growth in the game and in life. The main topics he goes over are the following:
- Being conscious of your thoughts and emotions
- Being invested in what you’re doing
- Why complaints are a waste of time
- The merits of asking better questions
- Don’t let your ego get in the way of your improvement
Check out the full video here below to cultivate your growth: