The following main growth for No Man’s Sky, Past, is launching on August 14th. In a weblog put up asserting the discharge date, the sport’s director, Sean Murray, mentioned that the free growth will include three main updates rolled into one. Past will probably be out there for the sport throughout PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
Notably, the growth builds digital actuality help into the PS4 and PC variations of the sport. On this mode, you progress across the recreation’s universe by teleporting brief distances at a time. In any other case, every little thing that you are able to do in the usual recreation can be attainable in VR. It’s a really immersive expertise. “I’m unsure if I’ve ever felt so scared enjoying No Man’s Sky” was my colleague Andrew Webster’s key takeaway from his time with the mode earlier this 12 months.
Together with digital actuality help, Past may also embody a “radical new social and multiplayer expertise” referred to as No Man’s Sky On-line. Nevertheless, past this temporary description, it’s nonetheless unclear precisely what the mode will include. The primary factor Murray has emphasised to this point is that the replace received’t flip the sport into an MMO. “It received’t require a subscription, received’t include microtransactions, and will probably be free for all present gamers,” the developer wrote on the EU PlayStation Weblog.