Why a video game is keeping me sane during coronavirus social distancing

After I washed my hands, unpacked all the groceries, put the (needed, not hoarded) toilet paperin the bathroom cabinet, and washed my hands again, I checked back in with my bosses on my work laptop. I did one last assignment and that was it for the day.After work, I moved on to the video game Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, a tough mix of combat and exploration set in late-1500s Japan. A character you meet early on suffers from the mythical disease Dragonrot- giving him deep, dry coughsas he speaks to you.Anxiety led me to shut that off pretty quickly.In the time of coronavirus closures, I am one ...


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