When infinity gets boring: What went wrong with No Man’s Sky
Infinite entertainment?Hello GamesBy Douglas HeavenI’ve crashed on an alien world. As its sun goes down, I listen to strange animals call to one another in the distance. For a long time I don’t want to leave my broken ship, overwhelmed by the mind-boggling vastness of the computer-generated universe that I know surrounds me. It’s a wonderful feeling....
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark