New No Man’s Sky Video Takes You Further for Exploration Than You Have Ever Been

By   /   Jul 15, 2016

The development on No Man’s Sky was completed a couple of days ago, and the game is finally on its way to be released. We are sincerely hoping that the word delay doesn’t get mentioned in the news in connection with this game in any way (well I hope I didn’t jinx it just now).

Anyhow, to get you up to speed about the game and its massive exploration quotient, a new video has been released bythe developers.

Although we already know that the world of No Man’s Sky is going to have as many as 18 quintillion planets. However, Hello Games just got a little mathematical while discussing how exploring beyond is important for the game. The developers explained about the expanse of the game world that:

There are 18 quintillion planets in the game. Even if each planet was visited at a rate of one per second, it would take five billion years to explore them all – by which the Sun in our solar system would have burnt out, essentially giving the game a near infinite number of worlds to explore!

When it is going to take you longer to completely explore the game than the earth has time before it burns up in ashes, it does create some level of uncertainty as to what would be the goal when you are in the game’s world.

To fulfill that need to some extent, Hello Games has included a guiding quest to reach the center of the universe, something all players will try to do as the scavenge the planets on the way and stumble across an innumerable variety of things to keep them busy.

To help guide players through such a vast number of locations No Man’s Sky has an overarching goal of reaching the centre of the universe, where there are more bountiful resources and more challenging locations to discover. This, however, is just a guide, and players are free to explore the game however they like.

Honestly, the level of exploration options in No Man’s Sky make it sound like a good way to kill the vacations nicely.

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now


The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   Aug 17, 2016
Load More