Sean Murray

'No Man's Sky,' arguably the world's largest video game, asks if bigger is better

'No Man's Sky,' arguably the world's largest video game, asks if bigger is better

Fourteen minutes and 54 seconds.

I’m on a distant planet and I need to get to my spaceship. Yet "No Man's Sky" is telling me that the vessel is a 14-minute, 54-second hike away. So I settle into the couch. But after three minutes of strolling through a salmon-colored rocky surface — and admiring some lavender plant life — I need a break, perhaps for good. 

This was the second time in one week I had quit "No Man's Sky."

That’s because  there's another, more important number to mention when it comes to discussing "No Man's Sky”: 18.4 quintillion....

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