No Man’s Sky PS4 Street Date Appears To Have Been Broken

By   /   Jul 28, 2016
No Man's Sky

It seems like the street date has already been broken judging by this image of an early copy of No Man’s Sky. The image was shared on reddit by user Defnotoo a few hours ago and shows him holding the copy of the game in his hand. Judging by the title of the post, Defnotoo had to bribe a clerk at the store where he bought it from so not everyone might be lucky enough to get their hands on the game just yet.

Defnotoo however didn’t provide any other proof regarding the authenticity of the image, something which he was called out on by other users (not that it’s any surprise on the internet). The image only showed the box of the game’s PS4 copy, no purchase receipt or actual game disc.

The condition of the box also seems to suggest it may not exactly be a brand new copy and could have easily been a printed image of the game inserted into some old PS4 game case.

That being said, it wouldn’t really be a surprise if the game actually did break street date. Such occurrences are not uncommon when it comes to physical console discs (something the digital copies are safe from through encryption)

Whether it was a hefty bribe or the clerk was just too eager to share the game with the world is unclear.

Given that No Man’s Sky, after numerous delays which only further fueled the hype, is one of the most anticipated titles of this year, more stores breaking street date as the launch approaches is expected to become very common.

No Man’s Sky, developed by Hello Games is set to launch on PS4 on August 9th and August 12th on PC. The game boasts endless replayability and adventures through its procedurally generated world which ends up creating quintillions of planets for players to explore.

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