No Man's Sky PC Performance Review

4K Screenshot Graphical Comparison - Part 2

No Man's Sky PC Performance Review

4K Screenshot Graphical Comparison 

 

Below we can see a scene while flying in your ship across a plant-filled world. We can see here that the game's graphical settings make no draw distance changes. Simply put if Minecraft can include draw distance options No Man's Sky should.  

 

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Below you can see the difference that texture quality makes to the game, with the plant life in the game gaining a lot of additional detail. This difference will only apply to planets that are filled with wildlife, with more barren planets lacking most visual differences that higher resolution textures make. 

 

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Most Recent Comments

14-08-2016, 11:55:46

Dicehunter
I've played around 20 hours on the game so far and to be honest it's fun for a while but as there's no real goal other than maxing out your inventory and finding a ship with a big inventory, It starts to feel quite empty.Quote

14-08-2016, 17:29:05

GODuk
So far, I have only experience one drop in FPS but a game restart solved this. No further issues since.

I really do not like the space combat, it is horrible and pointless, you will die a lot. 3 vs me = death!Quote

14-08-2016, 17:44:54

chrismjurd
am about 30hours in, just at the 3rd system so far, really enjoying just pondering about, dont have any issues running the game itself, but i can do little else at the same time, running 1080 with med/high settings im hitting like 95-100% util on my i7 2600, so i just limited affinity to 6 cores and still hitting like 45-50fps, but can actually watch a stream at the same time. while not the ideal situation, is ok for now, till some stuff gets worked on. 3 systems down eleventy maj-bilillion to go Quote

15-08-2016, 04:39:21

WYP
Please note that I am aware of the newly released experimental Beta patch for No Man's Sky.

Sadly I will not be able to test this new patch today as I am in my hometown today and will be attending a funeral of a close family friend. I will test this new beta patch as soon as I am able.Quote

15-08-2016, 14:48:35

VonBlade
It's Elite without the fun. It's the grind of Minecraft/MMOs without the goal. The fact the performance is shocking only adds to my belief that this really isn't for me. I'm happy meandering about, but some kind of goal, even a nebulous (ha) one would be nice.Quote
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