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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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

FeatureThree years on, No Man's Sky is a messy wonder

Hello, is it me you're looking for?

No Man's Sky Salvaged Data - How to find and use Salvaged Data explained

How to use Salvaged Data to unlock new technologies, including the Nutrient Processor, in No Man's Sky Beyond.

No Man's Sky power, Electrical Wires and Biofuel Reactors explained

An introduction into using Electrical Wires in No Man's Sky Beyond.

No Man's Sky multiplayer and Nexus lobby explained: how to invite friends and join players

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

No Man's Sky ship repairs - Hermetic Seal, Pure Ferrite, Di-hydrogen Jelly and Metal Plating explained

How to repair your ship and reach the stars in No Man's Sky Beyond.

No Man's Sky patch notes: What's new in content update 2.0, including VR

Everything you need to know about the patch notes for No Man's Sky Beyond.

No Man's Sky's latest trailer shows how far the game has come since its reveal

A sneak peek at new features being introduced in next week's Beyond update.

No Man's Sky's next major update Beyond gets a mid-August release date

VR! New multiplayer features! Something else!

FeatureHands (and head) on with all the big upcoming PSVR releases for 2019

From Blood and Truth to Five Nights at Freddy's.

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

Dig up stuff to earn new emotes and other rewards.

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

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

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.

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.

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

Tracking down the elusive material required to power your Hyperdrive.

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.

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.

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.

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

And how well does the standard console compare?

No Man's Sky launched without multiplayer on GOG

UPDATE: GOG now offering refunds.

FeatureThe big Sean Murray interview

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

FeatureNo Man's Sky's NEXT update is big

All the details from next week's huge overhaul.

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

Multiplayer! Improved planetary detail! Underwater bases! More!

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

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

Jelly DealsJelly Deals: Digital discounts for this week

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

No Man's Sky screenshot teases Stargate-style portals

UPDATE: Sean Murray confirms update 1.3 for this week.

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.

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

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

Big No Man's Sky update out this week

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

FeatureNew year's resolution: Let's stop screaming

Press any trousers to continue.

Best-selling Steam games of 2016 revealed

Mix of old and new, big and small.

No Man's Sky patch adds epic space battles

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

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

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

Steam to ban non-screenshots from store pages

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

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."

Advertising Standards launches investigation into No Man's Sky

Do videos and screenshots misrepresent the game?

Sony's Shuhei Yoshida on No Man's Sky

"It wasn't a great PR strategy…"

Nintendo lawyers jump on No Mario's Sky parody

Relaunches as DMCA's Sky instead.

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.

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.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: No Man's Sky

PlayStation 4 takes on budget and mainstream gaming PCs.

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

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

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

"Life support systems lommffffmfmf."

People are finding strange things in No Man's Sky PC code

Player characters? Half-Life 2? Poop!

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

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

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

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

No Man's Sky's PC settings revealed

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

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The discovery channel.

Digital FoundryTech Analysis: No Man's Sky

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

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

UPDATE: Hello Games offers workaround.

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

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

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.

Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: No Man's Sky

Initial PS4 impressions from Digital Foundry.

No Man's Sky dev apologises for erroneous YouTube takedowns

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

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.

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

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

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

Expansive universe stretches beyond our concept of time.

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".

65daysofstatic are touring the No Man's Sky soundtrack

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

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

Hello Games almost forced to say goodbye to game name.

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

UPDATE: Now official, new August release date revealed.

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

But you can listen to the first track now.

No Man's Sky gets a final release date

UPDATE: $150 special edition shown.

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

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

VideoWatch: No Man's Sky - managing the hype

Oli interviews Sean Murray of Hello Games.

No Man's Sky release date set for June 2016

My god, it's full of stars.

Watch No Man's Sky wow Stephen Colbert

"And I thought Morgan Freeman was god!"

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.

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."

FeatureThe art of No Man's Sky

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

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.

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

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

FeatureHow No Man's Sky stole the show at E3

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

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

Stunning new planet-to-planet footage arrives.

Christmas storms flood No Man's Sky dev Hello Games

Office ruined and insurance won't cover it.