No Man’s Sky: Beyond is a reasonably massive growth to the game, and it consists of an attention-grabbing addition: the Nexus social house.
Speaking with IGN, Hello Games’ Sean Murray broke down what’s included within the No Man’s Sky: Beyond replace. In the interview he mentioned VR help, increasing the multiplayer side, and the way the Nexus social house ties into the latter.
“There’s something really nice about exploring together,” Murray told IGN. “So we started thinking about a much larger and expanded online experience.”
The game hasn’t been was an MMO, so don’t count on see a whole lot of gamers at a time. But count on to see extra gamers than what you’re used to now that Hello Games has introduced everybody on-line.
To flesh out the multiplayer side, Hello Games created the social house Nexus. Murray in contrast Nexus to Destiny’s Tower, which is the latter’s social hub.
Depending on the platform, you will note 16-32 gamers in Nexus and additionally, you will see them “in the wild” – this consists of these enjoying the game in VR.
Nexus is greater than only a social hub. Here, it’s also possible to go to varied outlets to improve your gear, ship and weapon. There’s additionally a multiplayer missions board. Taking on a mission lets gamers round you realize you’ve began one, and so they can select to affix in.
These missions embrace bounty looking, taking pictures, happening an archaeological excursions, constructing a base, and extra.
Obviously there’s extra to the Beyond replace that what’s on this submit, so give the IGN video a watch when you’ve got a minute.
No Man’s Sky: Beyond releases August 14 for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.