No Man's Sky
In the Friday edition of VICE Gaming's new podcast, Austin Walker and Patrick Klepek take a closer look at this week in games.
One of the most influential shooters of all-time continues to amaze thanks to the ambitious work of people like Robert Prest.
Everyone's experience of 'No Man's Sky' is going to be different, and yet, some of these sights are sure to remind you of worlds you've visited.
For some, a game about wonder and discovery has become a quiet place to remember the dead.
Some will find their 'NMS' experience relaxing, but I've been blown apart by enemies, clawed by alien beasts, and stranded on deadly planets.
VICE meets the man at the heart of one of 2016's biggest video games, to learn about stresses and relief, hopes and hardships.
Because the game is massive in scope, the editors of VICE Gaming are starting a week-long series of dispatches sharing our first impressions of what it's like to play the game.
This other life forms in this game don't give a shit about you, so you might as well find your fun on the worlds instead.
We went and asked one, to see if the imminent space-faring epic from Hello Games could encourage a new era of interstellar exploration.