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No Man's Sky: the promise of procedural generation vs. the reality

No Man’s Sky: the promise of procedural generation vs. the reality / Boing Boing No Man’s Sky is a new game featuring quintillions of worlds, all created by procedural generation to create a vast illusion of design. LeiluMultipass hilariously sums up the epic promise of this type of game content against the all-too-common reality. To be fair, check out what IGN’s reviewers ran into:  …