No Man's Sky

Let’s Get Critical: No Man’s Sky

Today on Let’s Get Critical Mikey, Jarret, and Nick take a close look at the biggest and most hyped game of the year: No Man’s Sky. Did the hype kill this game or does it rise to the stars? The guys let you know exactly how they feel about the game. When it comes to the visuals, sound, and gameplay, we’ll let you know how the game holds up. Hello Games is they are shooting for the stars, creating a vast universe of potential with procedurally generated everything in the universe — from the stars to the very small and tiny creatures that might inhabit any of the planets that the player might come across.

No Man’s Sky has had a lot of attention ever since its first trailer two years ago at E3. The trailers seemed to promise a lot. Some people may have felt cheated based on what they saw, but some have also stepped up in defense of No Man’s Sky. The community before the launch of the game was very tight and was always looking forward to the release of the game. With recent delays, though, some individuals lashed out at the creators, and caused controversy among the community.

Jarret, Mikey, and Nick go over exactly what you do in the game and just how well the game does. No Man’s Sky aims high, but does it exactly live up to expectation?


Mikey has been living in a country town all his life, and can not wait to break free of the small town enviroment. He is currently working on his Bachelors degree in Computer Information Systems, and works part time for the University. Mikey has been growing up with games in his life since the time he was able to hold a controller. Mikey's favorite thing about video games are the stories that are told through them. To him there is nothing like a tightly woven story where he can escape his re

Jarret is Executive Director as well as one of the founding members of Mash Those Buttons. He plays all types of games, but tends to lean more toward FPS, Stealth, and Racing Games. Currently too involved in Overwatch.

Host of WoW! Talk! and The Tauren & The Goblin. Sometimes known as the Video Games Public Defender. Wants to play more Destiny and Marvel Heroes but WoW is all-consuming. Decent F2P Hearthstone player. Sad that he lost the Wii that had Wrecking Crew on it. Would be happy if the only game ever made was M.U.L.E. Gragtharr on Skywall-US. Garresque on Ravencrest-US.