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No Man's Sky's next update brings 30 hours of new story, multiplayer, and more

No Man's Sky's next update brings 30 hours of new story, multiplayer, and more

Eric Frederiksen

No Man’s Sky didn’t have the best launch. In fact, I’d be willing to argue that it had the worst launch. But developer Hello Games has done an admirable job supporting the game since then, and this latest update has me seriously thinking about diving back in. The 1.3 “Atlas Rises” update, releasing today, is massive. It brings new story, new visuals, new gameplay, and the first scraps...

[UPDATE] No Man's Sky developer's Twitter calls game a mistake, claims account hacked amid confusion

[UPDATE] No Man's Sky developer's Twitter calls game a mistake, claims account hacked amid confusion

Eric Frederiksen

After months of silence following the release of No Man’s Sky, developer Hello Games’ Twitter account saw a post appear and disappear that called the game “a mistake.” Developer lead Sean Murray’s official Twitter has been updated as well, suggesting that the post was the result of a hack. The tweet has since been deleted, and the Hello Games twitter account put into protected mode....

Two No Man's Sky players met but couldn't see each other because of server problems

Two No Man's Sky players met but couldn't see each other because of server problems

Eric Frederiksen

No Man’s Sky is a weird beast. It’s the kind of game that’s online, but you might never realize it, depending on how you play. It doesn’t even require a PlayStation Plus subscription. If you’ve been playing the last couple days, you might’ve noticed a note on the pause screen telling you you’ve lost connection to the server. Because, you know, everyone is playing it. Two streamers...

No Man's Sky: If everything is unique, how can anything stand out?

No Man's Sky: If everything is unique, how can anything stand out?

Eric Frederiksen

No two snowflakes are the same, they say. You are a beautiful and unique snowflake. But really, once you’ve seen a few, you’ve pretty much seen them all. I might just be tired of the years of the ludicrous-speed hype train that’s accompanied No Man’s Sky, but as we bear down on its August 9 release date, I confess I’m worried about the game’s future . No Man’s Sky‘s selling point is...

No Man's Sky creator addresses fans in open letter, "the universe will be yours very soon."

No Man's Sky creator addresses fans in open letter, "the universe will be yours very soon."

Ron Duwell

Delays, trademark battles, death threats, E3 no-shows. Hello Game’s No Man Sky has been through a lot, and the thing hasn’t even been released to the public yet! People are dying to play this game, and passions are running so high that it can only mean this really is going to be a game changer. We’re about a month and a half away from release, and Co-director Sean Murray has addressed...