No Man’s Sky has a serious new free replace releasing right this moment, developer Hello Games has announced. The brand new Endurance replace is targeted on the sport’s freighters and frigates, the massive ships within the recreation that gamers can use as a cellular base of operations and to finish missions. Endurance is the twentieth main replace for the sport, which was initially launched in 2016.
Enhancements coming with this main replace embrace a brand new ship bridge that provides prompt entry to warping and teleportation to navigate the sport’s universe. Gamers can even construct larger freighters that includes exterior sections, in addition to with new plant rising and manufacturing options, and the ships can now analyze planets from house. New expedition- and combat-focused missions supply extra objective-based duties to finish.
In addition to the ships themselves, Endurance additionally consists of enhancements to the broader universe. Asteroids now seem extra various and may seem in huge asteroid fields that includes hundreds of objects, and there are new black holes and nebulae to see throughout the universe.
The discharge of Endurance comes just some quick months after No Man’s Sky’s final main replace, Outlaws, which included quite a lot of crime-themed actions like smuggling, bounty missions, planetary raids, and wearable capes. Between it and the opposite dozen-plus updates the sport has acquired since launch, the sport is nearly unrecognizable in comparison with what was launched six years in the past.
No Man’s Sky is at present obtainable throughout quite a lot of platforms, together with the PlayStation 5, Xbox Collection X and S, and PC. A release on the Switch is planned for October, and it’s additionally scheduled to come to Mac and iPad later this yr.