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I still play this game religiously. It's a good game but people tried to make this game something that it wasnt.

You mean something that's worth $60?
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I still play this game religiously. It's a good game but people tried to make this game something that it wasnt.

Like what the Devs said it would be?
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Steam was good to me about the refund.

I put a couple hours into it (actual game-play wise) and then walked away and left myself in the menu AFK overnight. So according to steam, my play time was 13 hours or so.

I submitted the refund request anyway and was granted it on the same day.

I dont think it was a bad game per say, just felt kind of boring and the graphics are SO bad (I think they look worse at high-resolutions, I'm playing at 3440 x 1440 and wonder how bad they look at full 4K!).

I understand the devs had to make this playable on consoles as well as low end PCs (i.e. the exact opposite approach of a game like Star Citizen where the devs are flat out demanding it be played on thousand dollar and higher PCs only). But to me, the graphics were so bad they impacted gameplay. I just couldn't sit and "look" at this for very long.
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Steam was good to me about the refund.

I put a couple hours into it (actual game-play wise) and then walked away and left myself in the menu AFK overnight. So according to steam, my play time was 13 hours or so.

It's not just you, Steam is giving refunds to anyone even if they played beyond the 2 hour limit.
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after 26hrs of playtime and 13 achievements unlocked , i asked for a refund
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Steam was good to me about the refund.

I put a couple hours into it (actual game-play wise) and then walked away and left myself in the menu AFK overnight. So according to steam, my play time was 13 hours or so.

It's not just you, Steam is giving refunds to anyone even if they played beyond the 2 hour limit.
For this particular game, you mean?
    
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For this particular game, you mean?

Yes, the refund I got was for no mans sky.
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For this particular game, you mean?

Yes, the refund I got was for no mans sky.
I was actually inquiring about Steam giving refunds beyond the allotted 2h limit. Sorry, i forgot to quote KenLautner singly.
    
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How is the failure of this game still a popular topic? confused.gif

The game had hundreds of red flags from the start, i'm very surprised that anyone out there thought it would be good, or how it got so hyped to begin with. Developers were clearly lying, every video they showed made the game seem more and more shallow. The main developer struggled to find things to talk about in interviews, and couldn't really answer what you actually "do" in the game. In my opinion, even with multiplayer the game would not be fun, the content is not there. $20 indie games have far more content.
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