"That takes too long" is a poor excuse. As Mur Lafferty said in one of her "I Should Be Writing" podcasts, that time is going to pass anyway, and what would you rather have at the end? You will either have accomplished something or you will have a lot of video game skills. Get started. Learn difficult things, make big things. Do something.
Mokalus of Borg
PS - Very few things are actually too big to do.
PPS - Some are too big to do on your own, though.