The Gaming Outsider Podcast: Episode 101 – No Man’s Sky Impressions

We have a special episode of The Gaming Outsider for you this weekend. Scott welcomes Tom Bevis back to the show along with one of Scott’s 4th grade students from last year, Coleman Groh, to discuss their opinions of No Man’s Sky by Hello Games. The group discuss what the game actually is, how polarizing it has become among gamers, and how the gameplay resonates with younger players. Afterwards everyone gives their final call on whether or not they would recommend No Man’s Sky to our listeners. Grab the episode now via iTunes, Stitcher, TuneIn or Google Play Music. You can also listen directly below using the embedded media player. Thanks and enjoy!

Show Notes:(0:00 – 2:56) Welcome/Introduction

(2:57 – 3:41) “No Man’s Sky” general information

(3:42 – 10:19) What IS “No Man’s Sky”?

(10:20 – 21:50) Impressions

(21:51 – 27:44) Final Verdict/Do we recommend it?

(27:45 – 29:14) Closing


Josh Faulkner

Josh is a native Ohio-an who grew up in a small town that had very little for kids to do. As a result, Josh picked up video games at a very young age. Video games played a huge part in his childhood and continued to do so in his adult life. Starting out on an Atari 2600 when he was 3 years old, gaming has sort of grown up alongside with Josh and continues to be his biggest hobby. As an IT technician by day, Josh is an aspiring gaming writer by night who founded a few websites including 16 Bit Heroes and Too Busy Gaming, while also dabbling in retro gaming YouTube videos and live streaming events.