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A video game creator got death threats when he delayed the release of a high-profile game

No Man's Sky is delayed by about a month. You can survive.

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Jason Del Rey has been a business journalist for 15 years and has covered Amazon, Walmart, and the e-commerce industry for the last decade. He was a senior correspondent at Vox.

No Man's Sky, a highly anticipated adventure video game, was supposed to be released in late June. That's no longer happening.

So what did some "fans" of the game do when they found out this week that the release was being delayed until August so the creators could polish up some imperfect parts? Threatened the game's creator, Sean Murray, of course.

Murray received many responses from enthusiasts who said, essentially, that they'd rather the game be late and great than on time and not.

But there were also glimpses into the mind of folks who aren't so rational.

What a world.

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