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John Siracusa says such great things.

Procedural generation has a couple of things going for it…Like, No Man’s Sky. You can’t make a game like that unless you have an army of people making levels. But if you do procedural to get all these planets then you get a game with a small number of developers. But the thing that procedural generation has behind it is that reality is procedurally generated.