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Our hub for all things No Mans Sky: including the latest Expedition, update news, and a whole lot more. Browse our guides resources, tips, or the aforementioned Expeditions with specific instructions on each Milestone! Let us help you work your way through whatever curveball Hello Games throws next in its patch notes.

Starting No Man’s Sky for the Third Time

I have something of a long and storied history with starting No Man’s Sky: I’ve just done it for the third time in six years this past week. My first time with the game, I played on launch week (it may have actually even been launch day, back in 2016).…

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No Man’s Sky Mod Lets You Titanfall Drop onto Planets from Space

After six years and so many updates, I’m still surprised when I learn little things players still can’t do in No Man’s Sky. It’s not usually something huge or game-defining, but today I learned you can’t build and deploy a mech from a space-faring ship in the game as it exists…

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No Man’s Sky Tips Guide: 45 Things the Game Doesn’t Tell You

In this No Man’s Sky tips guide, we’re going to do our absolute best to help you navigate this ever-changing universe. NMS has added a whole lot in the years since its release — expanding to include not just untold planets and moons, but massive expansions and free new features.…

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The New No Man’s Sky Expedition is Perfect Prep for Patch 4.0

The latest No Man’s Sky Expedition, Polestar, is great fun. It’s the latest in a string time-limited events within the game — which basically give players a set of unique quests to complete on a fresh save file. This one is all about freighters. Those are the capital ships players…

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No Man’s Sky Living Glass Guide: Blueprint, Crafting, & Materials

You need Living Glass in No Man’s Sky for many things. Notably items like the Dream Aerial, which is used to summon living frigates after the Endurance Update. But where do you find — or indeed make — NMS Living Glass? Let’s take a look for ourselves in this quick…

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How to Sell Ships in No Man’s Sky: NMS Starship Scrap Guide

Ever chase down a Distress Signal only to find yourself asking how to sell ships in No Man’s Sky? Players can only have so many of these suckers in their personal fleet. If you get one you don’t want, or find a better one and suddenly don’t need to worry…

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Get a Monogrammed Towel for That Ass

On this week’s episode of Channel F, host merritt k takes a little break from our regularly scheduled Video Game Game Show™ activities to focus on the “video game” portion of our program, with three new discussion-oriented segments designed explicitly for your enjoyment! (Note: Previous segments on this show were…

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No Man’s Sky Sodium Guide – Best Ways to Farm Sodium

In No Man’s Sky, Sodium can save your life. It’s used to recharge the standard Hazard Protection gauge that protects you from storms and the elements. It also powers your starship shields and more esoteric defensive systems. Once you’re much farther into the game, it can also charge certain Portal glyphs.…

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No Man’s Sky Portal Glyph Guide: How to Unlock All NMS Glyphs

In No Man’s Sky, glyphs are used like interstellar phone numbers. You need them to “dial” different portals throughout the game — bringing you instantly to any one, particular planet with the right address. Think stargates from Stargate. Except you need to both charge the portal glyphs with basic materials and…

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NMS Salvaged Frigate Module Guide: Best Way to Farm in 2022

There is no perfect way to farm Salvaged Frigate Modules in No Man’s Sky. These suckers are just unabashedly one of the game’s biggest pains to acquire. Yet they’re more valuable than ever after the Endurance Update overhauled freighters altogether. Despite the name, every Salvaged Frigate Module is used to…

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Can’t Claim Your NMS Leviathan? There’s a Fix for This Bug

I don’t know what’s up with No Man’s Sky and its Leviathan — the first organic frigate added to the game as an Expedition reward several weeks ago. There was a pretty hefty gltich stopping players from claiming their prize back then. Now there’s another glitch. Though this time it’s…

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NMS Multi Tool Collection Guide: Swapping Tools in No Man’s Sky

The No Man’s Sky Multi-Tool is basically the crux of everything you do in the game. You mine with it, fight with it, scan with it, and much more as you progress. One problem with this, however, is knowing what to do when you lose your Multi-Tool. NMS just doesn’t…

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No Man’s Sky Cadmium Guide – Best Way to Farm NMS Cadmium

In No Man’s Sky, Cadmium is a very nearly vital resource for one specific reason. You need some in order to build both an Emeril Drive, which lets you warp to systems orbiting green stars, and an Atlas Pass v2. This makes Cadmium the first in a sort of game…

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PSA: Get High Level No Man’s Sky Ships & More Via Twitch Drops

Watching Twitch for high-level No Man’s Sky ships seems like a good deal. At least compared to buying them for yourself! Those things get expensive and even finding a good one can be a bit of a pain. So, for a limited time, I highly recommend watching an NMS stream…

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NMS Dream Aerial Guide – Finding No Man’s Sky Organic Frigates

The No Man’s Sky Dream Aerial is a new item introduced in the Endurance Update — allowing players to find more organic frigates and add them to their fleet! Think of these like a sort of capital version of your NMS living ship. Though, on the bright side, getting a…

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No Man’s Sky Chlorine Guide: Where to Get Chlorine in NMS

In No Man’s Sky, Chlorine is good for a lot more than just cleaning out pools. You need it to build some of the more useful attachments to your Nautilon (the in-game submarine) as well as Amino Chambers. The latter is a crafting component used in a wide variety of…

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No Man’s Sky Water Planet Guide: How to Find Water in NMS

The best ways to find water in No Man’s Sky still don’t make the process simple. Discovering lakes, seas, and even harder locales — ocean planets — is a chore no matter which way you slice it. At least for the time being. Perhaps a future update will change all…

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A Single Emoji Signals Another No Man’s Sky Update May Be On The Way

Sean Murray has us adjusting our tinfoil hats again with his latest No Man’s Sky update tease — or at least, that’s what we’re assuming it is. Up to his usual wink-and-nudge antics, it looks like the creator is signaling something new is on the way with a mysterious… “Flexing…

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The next No Man's Sky update may have something to do with another emoji tweet from creator Sean Murray on Twitter.

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No Man’s Sky Walker Brain Guide: How to Farm & What It’s For

In No Man’s Sky, Walker Brains are a fairly valuable commodity for a number of reasons. The first of which is their literal value: you can sell just one Walker Brain for a hefty 35,000 units. This won’t exactly make you rich, but it’s a nice little stipend when it…

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NMS Deuterium Guide – Where to Find Deuterium in No Man’s Sky

In No Man’s Sky, Deuterium is a fairly unique resource — it exists both as a crafting material and something that you interact with in the world (in the form of a Deuterium Rich Plant). Because of this, it has three major functions: boosting your jetpacks, crafting, and portals, none…

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