Your universe awaits...

Lose yourself in a vast, sci-fi odyssey as you explore a near-infinite, procedurally-generated universe.

 
 
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No Man's Sky

  • PS4
PlayStation Plus required for online play
  • Release Date: Out Now
  • Genre: Action / Adventure
  • Publisher: SIEE/Hello Games
  • Developer: Hello Games
     
     

    Build, trade, uncover or wander...

    Set out from the edge of the Euclid galaxy and carve out your own interstellar existence in a vast universe teeming with life, danger and near-endless mystery.

    No Man's Sky is a hugely-ambitious, heavily-stylised, sci-fi adventure that spans entire galaxies all brought to life with procedural generation. Travel through an endless array of increasingly diverse and dangerous star systems, prospecting for rare materials, trading with alien life, populate planets and searching for clues to the meaning of the universe's mysterious existence.

    How you survive is up to you. Assemble entire fleets of dreadnought-class freighters and tear across the universe; build sprawling habitable bases across planet surfaces, beneath the ground or under the ocean; buy and upgrade your own weapons and star ships and do battle with outlaw space pirates, hostile alien fauna or the mysterious sentinel fleets.  

    The universe is yours to explore - trillions upon trillions of planets, waiting to be discovered.

    • 1080p

      1080p

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      Vibration Function

    • Players

      1 Players

    • PS4 Pro Enhanced

      PS4 Pro Enhanced

    • Network Players

      2-4 Network Players

     
     

    An ongoing journey

    New features, content and more...

    Since its launch, developer Hello Games has continued to expand and refine the No Man's Sky experience, adding new features, story content and graphical upgrades. Find out more about what each milestone update includes and what you can expect to find when you jump in.

    Patch 1.75: Visions

    Vastly increasing the diversity of the universe, Patch 1.75 adds in new biomes and creatures, improved clouds, a diverse new range of  skies, rainbows, archaeology and salvage missions. It also updates community missions to make them fully global.

    Patch 1.70: The Abyss

    Vastly expanding underwater exploration, patch 1.70 adds in new aquatic flora and fauna types, refines underwater movement, adds a new series of missions, water-tight base components and a subnautical exocraft called the 'Nautilon'.

    Patch 1.50: NEXT

    No Man's Sky's biggest update so far, NEXT completely overhauls the game's visuals, adds in a third-person camera view, character customisation and emotes, new economies and crafting systems, and introduces multiplayer.

    Patch 1.30: Atlas Rises

    Patch 1.30 adds further graphical refinements improving the overall look and feel of the game along with over 30 hours of new story missions, expanding the lore and history of the No Man's Sky universe.

    Patch 1.20: Pathfinder

    The second major patch for No Man's Sky adds full support for PS4 Pro allowing for ultra-HD resolutions on supported displays along with a range of graphical upgrades, photo mode and a selection of exocraft to deploy on planet surfaces.

    Patch 1.10: Foundation

    Patch 1.10 adds in the ability to own freighers, claim home planets and build your very own habitable base along with new survival and creative modes which offer new challenges and ways to play the game.

     
     

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    Key features

    Explore without bounds

    On foot, on two, four or eight wheels, aboard your interstellar freigher or from the cockpit of your fighter-class star ship, the universe is yours to explore. Soar amongst the clouds, burrow beneath the ground, explore vast caves systems or ancient ruins.

    Lead an armada

    Buy, upgrade and expand your very own interstellar freighter. With room to house a selection of star ships, build habitable living areas and a cockpit to command your crew. Hire frigates to protect you while in deep space and build an entire flotilla of armed vessels.

    Connect with the universe

    Follow the distant voices of the cosmos on wild adventures that will answer the deepest mysteries about the universe. Hunt the mysterious Atlas, search out the centre of the galaxy, help a stranded traveller or seek the wisdom from the first of your kind

    Put down roots

    Build your own habitable bases anywhere on any planet you choose. Mine local resources, farm rare plant species, build landing pads and trade hubs, land-roving vehicles, race tracks and specailist terminals to develop new weapons and technology.

    Build a reputation

    Meet, trade with and help out other sentient species throughout the galaxy. How you choose to explore and who you choose to help will effect your standing with different races across different galaxies. Strengthen your reputation to open new possiblities.

    Trade, craft and upgrade

    Build and upgrade your technologies, buying blueprints to add new components and additional modules to your starship, exosuit, exocraft and multitool. The more powerful your tech the more hostile environments you'll be able to explore and prosper from.  

    You're not alone

    Play with friends online

    Wherever you find yourself in the galaxy, you needn't feel alone. Have up-to three friends join your game at any time and work together to fend off bandits, build towering structures, source rare materials or simply wander the endless reaches of space. 

    Explore together

    PlayStation Plus

    Join with up to three friends in drop-in, drop-out multiplayer and work together to build bases, hunt down dangerous bounties or scavenge new technology - all you need is PlayStation Plus.

     
     
     
     

    Gaze into the depths of space

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    Play in dynamic 4K

    PlayStation 4 Pro

    Take in gorgeous alien horizons and deep space phenomena in ultra high-definition. With full support for 4K displays, get the most-detailed, colour-rich experience on the super-charged PlayStation 4 Pro.

     
     

    No Man's Sky - Standard Edition

    No Man's Sky - Standard Edition

    Whether you choose to be a warrior, trader, scientist or to simply explore the endless universe of No Man’s Sky, your journey into the unknown reaches of the galaxy begins here.

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