Multiplayer coming to No Man's Sky on July 24th

Multiplayer coming to No Man's Sky on July 24th

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If you've been waiting to take on No Man's Sky in multiplayer, do we have great news for you. When the "NEXT" update launches on July 24th, you'll be able to invite friends and head out into the unlimited universe. The update will be free to all current PC and PlayStation 4 owners and XBox One players will be able to join in the fun for the first time as well.

To show off some of the updated graphics and the multiplayer action, Hello Games has released a brand new trailer.

  • New Multiplayer Mode:
  • Team up with a small group of friends to explore the universe together, or joined with random travellers online
  • Help friends stay alive, or prey on others to survive
  • Build shelter or complex colonies together to share with your teamFight as a pirate or a wingman in epic space battles with friends and enemies
  • Race exocraft across weird alien terrains, creating race tracks and trails to share online
  • Extensive Visual Overhaul:
  • Play in third or first person, both on-foot and in ship
  • Gaze on planetary rings and improved space visuals that make space more beautiful than ever
  • Explore dramatically improved planetary terrain generation, ground textures, water and clouds that bring the environment to life
  • Enjoy significantly more detail added to ships, NPCs and buildings
  • Unlimited Base Building:
  • Build bases anywhere on any planet, with hundreds of new base parts added to the game
  • Create bigger and better bases than ever before, with dramatically increased base building complexity and size limits
  • Architect and own multiple bases
  • Command Freighters:
  • Assemble and upgrade a fleet of frigates and command them from the bridge of your freighter
  • Send your fleet out to into the universe or deploy them to help you as you explore a specific system
  • Build a truly custom capital ship with improved freighter base building
  • Invite your friends aboard and take on challenging multiplayer missions from the Galactic Commision Station on your bridge

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