No Man's Sky

Hello Games' lush galactic odyssey is a unique work of engineering art - and an engrossing, if flawed, game.

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Digital FoundryHow No Man's Sky uses the power of Xbox One X

And how well does the standard console compare?

FeatureThe big Sean Murray interview

Hello Games' founder on the remarkable journey of No Man's Sky.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: No Man's Sky

PlayStation 4 takes on budget and mainstream gaming PCs.

Key events

28th December 2016

2016: A year in review

20th August 2016

Face-Off: No Man's Sky

12th August 2016

No Man's Sky review

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No Man's Sky launches its first weekly in-game community event

Dig up stuff to earn new emotes and other rewards.

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No Man's Sky how to save - Save Points and saving explained

Every way to save the game in No Man's Sky.

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No Man's Sky base building and bases - how to build and Base Computer explained

Details on exactly how and where you can build bases in No Man's Sky.

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No Man's Sky multiplayer explained - how does multiplayer work in No Man's Sky NEXT?

Everything we know about No Man's Sky's intriguing multiplayer systems.

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No Man's Sky ship repairs - Hermetic Seal, Pure Ferrite, Navigation Data and Signal Booster explained

How to get everything you need to fix your ship in No Man's Sky NEXT.

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No Man's Sky Atlas Pass - How to get Atlas Passes v1, v2 and v3

Tracking down No Man's Sky's elusive tickets into locked off areas.

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No Man's Sky Freighters and Frigates - how to get Freighters, Frigates and a fleet explained

No Man's Sky's massive storage ships and your new ability to command a fleet explained.

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No Man's Sky Antimatter - how to get Antimatter, find Antimatter recipe

Tracking down the elusive material required to power your Hyperdrive.

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No Man's Sky Journey Milestones list - Milestones and Trophies explained

A quick list of all the key Journey Milestones and any related Trophies in No Man's Sky.

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No Man's Sky Chromatic Metal recipe - how to get Chromatic Metal easily

How to get your hands on the ever-useful shiny metal stuff in No Man's Sky NEXT.

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Digital FoundryNo Man's Sky Next on PC: brilliant visuals but performance is concerning

Steep GPU requirements, v-sync bugs and a poor tweaking experience.

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Digital FoundryHow No Man's Sky uses the power of Xbox One X

And how well does the standard console compare?

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No Man's Sky launched without multiplayer on GOG

UPDATE: GOG now offering refunds.

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FeatureThe big Sean Murray interview

Hello Games' founder on the remarkable journey of No Man's Sky.

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FeatureNo Man's Sky's NEXT update is big

All the details from next week's huge overhaul.

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Hello Games reveals first trailer for No Man's Sky's imminent NEXT update

Multiplayer! Improved planetary detail! Underwater bases! More!

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No Man's Sky headed to Xbox One, next big update arrives this summer

The "biggest update so far", says Hello Games.

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Jelly DealsJelly Deals: Digital discounts for this week

Cut-price games from Humble, GamesPlanet, GOG and more.

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No Man's Sky screenshot teases Stargate-style portals

UPDATE: Sean Murray confirms update 1.3 for this week.

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Digital FoundryNo Man's Sky patch 1.23 resolves PS4 Pro 4K frame-rate issues

And opens up new performance options for both base and Pro hardware.

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Digital FoundryNo Man's Sky on PS4 Pro delivers the 1080p60 dream

But the Path Finder update's 4K support needs some work.

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Big No Man's Sky update out this week

UPDATE: Out today, new video shows off new features.

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Best-selling Steam games of 2016 revealed

Mix of old and new, big and small.

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No Man's Sky patch adds epic space battles

Here's how to land your freighter on a planet.

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FeatureNo Man's Sky changed the video game hype train forever

Show, don't tell, in the post-preview world.

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Steam to ban non-screenshots from store pages

"Please show customers what your game is actually like to play."

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No Man's Sky subreddit shut down, community erupts

UPDATE: Reopened. "If a community this big is in trouble, we're supposed to be here to help."

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Advertising Standards launches investigation into No Man's Sky

Do videos and screenshots misrepresent the game?

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Sony's Shuhei Yoshida on No Man's Sky

"It wasn't a great PR strategy…"

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Nintendo lawyers jump on No Mario's Sky parody

Relaunches as DMCA's Sky instead.

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No Man's Sky exploit cheat - how to get infinite fuel, Atlas Stones, and rare resources fast

An easy - but little cheeky - way to get unlimited resources in no time at all.

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No Man's Sky Atlas Path walkthrough - how to reach the Atlas Path ending

A pre-NEXT legacy guide explaining the mysterious Atlas, how to follow it, and the rewards for completing the Atlas Path.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: No Man's Sky

PlayStation 4 takes on budget and mainstream gaming PCs.

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No Man's Sky's first post-launch patch is out now

Improves hardware support and framerate on PC, stability on PS4.

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No Man's Sky modders start by shutting up your exosuit

"Life support systems lommffffmfmf."

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FeatureNo Man's Sky's most aggravating omission (on PS4)

An obtrusive UI drops the photobomb on an otherwise breathtaking game.

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No Man's Sky isn't going over well on Steam

UPDATE: User reviews now mostly positive, but technical difficulties remain.

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No Man's Sky's PC settings revealed

Turn off the HUD! Swap button layouts! Adjust field of view!

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RecommendedNo Man's Sky review

The discovery channel.

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Digital FoundryTech Analysis: No Man's Sky

Full dissection of Hello Games' use of voxels, procedural generation and more.

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How to avoid No Man's Sky's allegedly game-breaking glitch

UPDATE: Hello Games offers workaround.

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"Cosmic emperor" Bill Bailey promoting No Man's Sky in the UK

It's like looking into the eye of a duck.

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No Man's Sky players meet in same spot, but can't see each other

UPDATE: Murray hints there's more to it, but servers currently too busy.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: No Man's Sky

Initial PS4 impressions from Digital Foundry.

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No Man's Sky dev apologises for erroneous YouTube takedowns

UPDATE: Wrongly flagged fan's account restored in time for 24-hour charity stream.

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No Man's Sky has an enormous day one patch that adds multiple endings

But anyone playing early will have to start over to see them.

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No Man's Sky dev pleads fans not watch gameplay leaks

"You've spent years waiting. Please don't spoil it for yourself :("

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No Man's Sky has been delayed three days on PC

Expansive universe stretches beyond our concept of time.

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Why No Man's Sky fans are worried about a patented Superformula

UPDATE: Hello Games protests innocence, accuser says he's been invited over for a "cup of coffee".

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65daysofstatic are touring the No Man's Sky soundtrack

"See you on the road. Unless our passports are no good anymore."

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No Man's Sky studio settles "secret, stupid" three-year Sky lawsuit

Hello Games almost forced to say goodbye to game name.

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No Man's Sky delayed, no longer releasing in June - reports

UPDATE: Now official, new August release date revealed.

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No Man's Sky's cool soundtrack comes out alongside the game

But you can listen to the first track now.

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No Man's Sky gets a final release date

UPDATE: $150 special edition shown.

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FeatureStrange, slow and spectacular, No Man's Sky is proper sci-fi

Reach for the stars: The first hands-on with Hello Games' epic.

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VideoWatch: No Man's Sky - managing the hype

Oli interviews Sean Murray of Hello Games.

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Watch No Man's Sky wow Stephen Colbert

"And I thought Morgan Freeman was god!"

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18 minutes of No Man's Sky footage shows off what you actually do

And there's a five-star wanted level like in GTA.

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Keep your eyes peeled for planet Sugas-Uomi when No Man's Sky comes out

"It's not the prettiest planet. I've seen better. But I've also seen a lot worse."

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FeatureThe art of No Man's Sky

A brief look at the artwork that inspired Hello Games' space exploration epic.

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FeatureSo, what do you actually do in No Man's Sky?

Sean Murray explains what to expect on your way to the centre of the universe.

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What is No Man's Sky? This is No Man's Sky

"I started out with the smallest, crappiest ship you could imagine..."

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FeatureHow No Man's Sky stole the show at E3

And why it's the first game designed for the YouTube generation.

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No Man's Sky will launch on console first on PS4

Stunning new planet-to-planet footage arrives.

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Christmas storms flood No Man's Sky dev Hello Games

Office ruined and insurance won't cover it.