The first free replace of 2020 has arrived for No Man’s Sky. Titled The Living Ship, this newest replace provides gamers a brand new method to traverse throughout the universe by hopping aboard sentient creatures. Mass Effect‘s Reapers, anybody?
The Living Ship replace provides the primary new starship to No Man’s Sky since Atlas Rises, however these egg-born crafts are clearly slightly completely different from something that is come earlier than. Players who fancy incubating, rising, and flying their very own dwelling vessel can go to the Space Anomaly and comply with the decision of the Void Egg. This will kick off a sequence of recent missions that discover the traditional Korvax experiments that led to the beginning of those interstellar beings, the place you may as well get your individual.
As with the whole lot else in No Man’s Sky, every dwelling ship is procedurally generated. They cannot be upgraded like a conventional ship, however every one is born with a singular set of inside organs that decide their skills. If you need one with, say, a quick hyperdrive, you may must nurture your ship in direction of the specs you wish to see.
Aside from supplying you with the choice of hatching your individual vessel, The Living Ship replace additionally introduces new house encounters to boost the off-planet expertise. Space journey ought to now be extra different with unusual new lifeforms and mysterious objects awaiting your journey between planets.
2019 was an enormous 12 months for No Man’s Sky as developer Hello Games launched the 2.0 Beyond update again in August, which added full PlayStation VR help and expanded multiplayer, amongst a bunch of different new additions. Since then, the studio has been experimenting with releasing common function updates each month or so, moderately than ready eight months between large updates like Next and Beyond. Hello Games says this alteration in strategy led to there being extra gamers in January on all platforms than any earlier 12 months, whereas the common participant enjoys longer play periods throughout the board.
Hello Games guarantees The Living Ship replace would be the first of many in 2020. You can choose up No Man’s Sky on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC now.