Launching No Man’s Sky and the Subsequent content material replace to Xbox One final 12 months some of the thrilling occasions for our sport. Hundreds of thousands of latest Xbox One gamers joined the already fantastic No Man’s Sky group and helped to alter the legacy of this sport we care a lot about.
Following the launch of Subsequent, it was nice to have the ability to share common updates with the No Man’s Sky group. We’ve been slightly quieter to this point this 12 months, however right this moment we’re able to announce some thrilling information.
We are going to launch a significant new replace in Summer season 2019: Past.
We started the 12 months planning to proceed growing a collection of normal updates, very similar to Abyss and Visions final 12 months. However as we labored on this plan, we determined we may ship a way more thrilling and impactful expertise if we wove these options collectively.
We’re excited to announce that Past will comprise a number of main updates rolled into one big, free launch.
The part of Past we’re asserting right this moment is No Man’s Sky On-line.
On-line will convey gamers collectively from throughout the universe to play and discover collectively in a brand-new multiplayer expertise. We’ve made these modifications to assist and develop the best way we’ve seen individuals taking part in for the reason that launch of Subsequent, and we’re very excited to observe the adventures and journeys that consequence.
No Man’s Sky On-line will dramatically develop the alternatives for enjoying collectively, and has many recognisable on-line parts, however we don’t contemplate the sport to be an MMO. It gained’t require a subscription, gained’t comprise microtransactions, and might be free for all present gamers.
We’re joyful to be asserting Past right this moment. It’s our most bold chapter to this point, and we’ve been working so arduous to do the sport and the group justice. On-line is only one a part of what we’ve got to share, and we hope to spotlight the opposite thrilling options of Past within the coming weeks.
We have been humbled and thrilled to see so many accolades and nominations for No Man’s Sky as The Sport Awards Finest Ongoing Finest Ongoing Sport and the Steam Awards Labor of Love nomination. Subsequent was not end-point for our journey, however one other step on an extended voyage. We are going to proceed to assist No Man’s Sky on this means for the foreseeable future.