While it bears some similarities to multiplayer games that allow us to keep in touch with friends and loved ones who are far away, it also provides a way into the virtual outside world, to take walks in forests with people we enjoy or to create a curated community experience. It is a combination of these elements that has made Valheim such a successful and enjoyable experience, one worth sinking hundreds of hours in.
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