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News: No Man's Sky PS4 Patch Busts Some Nasty Bugs

No Man's Sky PS4 Patch Busts Some Nasty Bugs

Procedurally generated errors

No Man's Sky is one of the fastest selling PlayStation 4 games to date, but it does have some serious technical issues – or, at least, it did. Hello Games has released a new patch – v1.04 for those keeping count – this week, which promises "improved stability and lots more". Not the most detailed patch notes...

Soapbox: No Man's Sky on PS4 Is the Biggest Disappointment of 2016

No Man's Sky on PS4 Is the Biggest Disappointment of 2016

And yes, Sammy Barker's played Street Fighter V

Good grief, I'm like James Bond in Skyfall's highlands scene right now, clumsily securing Push Square Towers from inevitable impending attacks. There's always been a little bit of crazy in this industry, but Hello Games' hotly anticipated space sim has garnered such a staunch fanbase that it's...

News: Sony Comments on No Man's Sky PS4 Sticker Gaffe

Sony Comments on No Man's Sky PS4 Sticker Gaffe

"A production issue"

Earlier today, we reported on a sticker that had been used to conceal an online play logo on limited edition copies of No Man's Sky. Sony has since put out a statement explaining that this wasn't due to any changes to the game – it just f**ked up during production, and decided to print stickers rather than re-manufacture the...

News: There's a No Man's Sky PS4 Exploit That Will Get You to the Centre of the Universe Fast

There's a No Man's Sky PS4 Exploit That Will Get You to the Centre of the Universe Fast

Atlas shrugged

No Man's Sky is a game all about busy work, but if you can't be arsed with all that incessant toing and froing, then cunning gamers have concocted an exploit that will get you to the centre of the universe much, much, much quicker than you ever imagined. Of course, this could also spoil the game for you, so read on at your own...

News: Sticker on PS4 Copies of No Man's Sky Removes Reference to Online Play

Sticker on PS4 Copies of No Man's Sky Removes Reference to Online Play

A cover up

The saga regarding No Man's Sky's non-existent online play trucks on, as European gamers have discovered stickers on the limited edition version of the game, obscuring any references to online gameplay. The label includes a PEGI 7 rating and a warning for mild violence, but peeling it back reveals a PEGI 12 rating and an online play...

Video: Just How Beautiful Is No Man's Sky on PS4?

Just How Beautiful Is No Man's Sky on PS4?

Very

No Man's Sky doesn't give you much direction and leaves you to find your own fun, so, while taking a break from collecting friggin' carbon, we decided to make this: a short video showing off some of the planets that we've visited in our playthrough thus far. It (hopefully) demonstrates the variety of Hello Games' infinite universe, while also...

News: No Man's Sky Will Add Base Building, Freighters in Future PS4 Updates

No Man's Sky Will Add Base Building, Freighters in Future PS4 Updates

"This is the type of game we want to be"

No Man's Sky has changed enormously prior to launch, but it's only going to get bigger and bigger. Writing on the game's official website, Hello Games founder Sean Murray has revealed that the Guildford-based developer has plenty more in the pipeline, including the ability to build bases and own giant space...

News: No Man's Sky PS4 Reviews Reportedly On Hold as Dev Finalises Day One Patch

No Man's Sky PS4 Reviews Reportedly On Hold as Dev Finalises Day One Patch

No man's score

If you've been holding out for reviews of No Man's Sky before the game launches in less than a week, you may want to rethink your plans. In short, it's looking increasingly likely that publications aren't going to be sent review code before the space sim releases. Why this appears to be the case is up for debate, however. Usually,...

News: PS4's Interplanetary Sim No Man's Sky Won't Take Hundreds of Hours to Finish

PS4's Interplanetary Sim No Man's Sky Won't Take Hundreds of Hours to Finish

As first person reaches the centre of the galaxy

Good news for people who lead busy lives: it won't take you hundreds of hours to reach the centre of the galaxy in No Man's Sky, as the person who purchased a pre-release copy for $1,300 achieved it in some 30 hours instead. Sean Murray had said in previous interviews that you could expect to be...

News: Here's Another Minute of No Man's Sky PS4 Gameplay for You to Gaze at

Here's Another Minute of No Man's Sky PS4 Gameplay for You to Gaze at

Such a tease

Up for pointing your peepers at just a little bit more of No Man's Sky before its release next month? Of course you are! The game's latest trailer gives us a look at flight and combat, so expect lots of pew-pewing. We're now at the stage where Hello Games' hugely anticipated title is almost within our grasp, and we have to admit that...

News: These Alternate No Man's Sky PS4 Covers Look Just Like Classic Sci-Fi Books

These Alternate No Man's Sky PS4 Covers Look Just Like Classic Sci-Fi Books

What a novel idea

The official artwork that adorns the box of No Man's Sky is gorgeous. Hello Games has worked hard to capture the essence of sci-fi in its upcoming galactic explore-'em-up, drawing inspiration from the cover art found on vintage science fiction novels. This look and feel runs through the veins of the enormous indie; it certainly...