No Man’s Sky travel diary: the end?

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No Man’s Sky is an almost impossibly huge game, an entire virtual universe filled with 18 quintillion planets, each one different from the next thanks to the powers of procedural generation. Instead of a typical review, I’m going to be writing regular dispatches from No Man’s Sky, giving a firsthand account of what the experience is like, and what you can expect if you choose to dive in. You can follow along right here. Spoilers below.

For the last few days I’ve remained focused, and now I can feel it: the end is near.

My off-and-on quest to follow the path of Atlas — a mysterious entity that trades platitudes and red stones for obedience — has now become an obsession. It’s my only focus. I find myself ignoring everything that doesn’t…

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