Hello Games is releasing a major update for No Man’s Sky today. It’s called “Expeditions” and adds seasonal events to the game in which players start from the same planet and embark on a plotted journey.
The developer released a short trailer today alongside the news. Each expedition is themed and aims to bring the game’s community together in a shared adventure. As players progress, they earn exclusive rewards for their problems, including parts and ship designs. The update also includes quality of life improvements for the user interface, combat, and more.
Hello Games has continued to update the game extensively since its release in 2016. Marks this year No Man’s Skythe fifth birthday; the developer has previously said it has more content in store to celebrate that milestone. In February, Hello Games announced that it would add companions of animals to the game that can be tamed, trained, and traveled around the universe.