No Man's Sky News, Guides, Expeditions, Updates, & More

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.

No Man’s Sky Expedition 5 Guide – Exobiology Phases, Tips, and Rewards

No Man’s Sky has a tendency to surprise its dedicated space explorers with new content – seemingly out of nowhere – and that trend continued this past week with the sudden launch of the No Man’s Sky Sentinel update. The new changes are available for everyone to enjoy; if you’re…

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No Man’s Sky Minotaur AI Pilot Guide – How to Unlock

One of the big features of the latest No Man’s Sky update, Sentinel, is the ability to have your very own Minotaur powered by an AI — think Titanfall but in space. A robot that can not only help fight foes, but also gather resources, and let you hop inside…

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

In No Man’s Sky, oxygen is life. Well… That’s technically true in the real world, too. Spacefaring can be a messy deal, though, and you’ll need lots of supplies to survive out there in the vastness of deep space. It’s a good thing then that No Man’s Sky players have…

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Seriously, Folks, It’s a Damn Good Time to Play No Man’s Sky Right Now

I’m an off-again, on-again No Man’s Sky player. The game is kinda built for that. Massive new updates hit the cosmic journey sim what seems like every other week. This often leads me to boot it up again, starting a new save each and every time, to check what’s new…

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The Fancies 2021: Dillon Skiffington Breaks the Rules Again

I’m going to go ahead and rip the Band-Aid off right now — my game of the year lists are always a bit strange. As a guide writer, I get far too into a couple of games per year (many of which never end) and spend five to ten hours…

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No Man’s Sky Expedition 4 Guide – All Emergence Steps, Rewards, Tips

The latest No Man’s Sky expedition is here about two weeks earlier than we thought possible! That’s great news if you already completed the previous Cartographer’s Expedition. This time around, Hello Games is back with a mini-update to sandworms and they’ve decided to launch Expedition 4: Emergence at the same…

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No Man’s Sky Expedition 3 Guide – All Cartographers Steps, Rewards, Tips

No Man’s Sky is a huge sandbox. You can basically do anything you want. Go explore the cosmos, settle all kinds of planets, invest money into creating mineral extractors, become a farmer, the number of things to do never seems to stop growing. If you’re anything like me, this actually…

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No Man’s Sky Settlements Guide – How to Get, How Many Can You Have

The list of things to do in No Man’s Sky continues to grow. As part of the latest 3.6 update, FRONTIERS, you’re now able to oversee a settlement of NPCs, becoming responsible for building things out, defending the town from Sentinels, and making various decisions that affect life for your…

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They Put the Motherfucking Normandy in No Man’s Sky

Commander Shepard’s ship, the SSV Normandy SR-1, now exists within No Man’s Sky, and I’m just enough of a fucking nerd to be already considering jumping back into Hello Games’ open universe game to see it. This Mass Effect x No Man’s Sky crossover came as part of the game’s Beachhead Expedition and…

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No Man’s Sky Beachhead Expedition Guide – All Steps, Rewards, Tips

No Man’s Sky is a huge sandbox. You can basically do anything you want. Go explore the cosmos, settle all kinds of planets, invest money into creating mineral extractors, become a farmer, the number of things to do never seems to stop growing. If you’re anything like me, this actually…

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Games Like Skyrim — Enderal, Dragon’s Dogma, and More

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is one of the most popular, most widely-ported roleplaying games of all time. So, if you’ve already bought Todd’s game on your Xbox 360, PS4, PC, Switch, and fridge, you might be looking for something similar. Here are a few games that should appeal to fans…

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No Man’s Sky Rocketman Guide – Easy 30 Seconds Airborne

No Man’s Sky is a huge sandbox. You can basically do anything you want. Go explore the cosmos, settle all kinds of planets, invest money into creating mineral extractors, become a farmer, the number of things to do never seems to stop growing. If you’re anything like me, this actually…

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No Man’s Sky Pioneers Expedition Guide – All Steps, Rewards, Tips

No Man’s Sky is a huge sandbox. You can basically do anything you want. Go explore the cosmos, settle all kinds of planets, invest money into creating mineral extractors, become a farmer, the number of things to do never seems to stop growing. If you’re anything like me, this actually…

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No Man’s Sky’s Expeditions Update is All About Exploring the Galaxy Together

The No Man’s Sky machine just doesn’t seem to stop, does it? Hello Games has announced a new expansion for its procedurally generated space exploration game just a little over a month since its last content update brought animal companions into the mix. This new expansion is called Expeditions, and is available…

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16 of the Best Space Games Available on Steam

Does anyone else sometimes crawl through Steam tags looking for the next game to play? More often than not I find myself doing this when I’m on the hunt for the next game set in space to scratch my exploratory science fiction itch. To try and save everyone some time,…

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No Man’s Sky Companions Customization Guide – What Each Accessory Does

One of the many things you can do with your new No Man’s Sky companions is outfit them with accessories. These customizations aren’t purely aesthetic too! Depending on the size and shape of your pet, there are a variety of tools and accessories you can equip them with. In this…

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No Man’s Sky Egg Sequencer Guide – How to Overdose, Creature Color

In a surprise move, Hello Games has introduced pets and breeding to No Man’s Sky. Needless to say, things get complicated fast when you start trying to deal with picking preferential genetic traits and figuring out how to evolve your next generation of creatures. In this guide, we’ll explain everything…

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Rating No Man’s Sky Companions By How Much I Want to Pet Them

No Man’s Sky is getting a new update that will allow you to adopt little alien creatures to join you on your intergalactic quest. The Companions update has already gone live, so you can pick up your alien pet at your leisure. Here’s the reveal trailer that gives you a sense…

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Morning Stack: Why Can’t I Just Pick a Game to Play?

I used to build tree forts at and around my grandparents’ farm on the South Dakota/North Dakota border. It was a very formative experience for me (I bought a lot of goddamn LEGOs and Gundam model kits after that. For whatever reason, though, that interest in architecture didn’t translate into…

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Look at These Worms in the No Man’s Sky Origins Update | Fanbyte Plays

We just can’t stop restarting No Man’s Sky! Now that the Origins Update is live, Steven and Niki do it all over again (again) in search of big worms. Do they find what they seek? Does one of them suffocate to death inside The Cask of Amontillado? Maybe and yes.…

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