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. That is, there are more than...