There's an update on the No Man's Sky
outlining plans for a "Foundation Update" coming "this week" to
No Man's Sky
, the space exploration game (with just hours left in this week,
we presume they mean this will come next week). Their previous development
update is from September 2nd, and Hello Games has received flack for their
silence on the project, which they address in the post. They seem set to move
forward, as they say the update is named for how it will lay the foundation for
other changes in the future. Here's the plan:
This week Hello Games will be releasing an update to No Manís Sky. Weíre calling
it The Foundation Update, because we have added the foundations of base
building, and also because this is putting in place a foundation for things to
Detailed patch notes will follow, and release will be soon.
Coming from five years of intense development, immediately after No Manís Sky
released the team spent six weeks updating the game with 7 patches across both
platforms (the last of these was 1.09 on Sept 24th which you can read about here
These fixed many of the most common or critical bugs and issues post-release.
In the nine weeks since then our small team has been hard at work on
development, testing and certification for the Foundation Update. It wonít be
our biggest update, but it is the start of something.
The discussion around No Manís Sky since release has been intense and dramatic.
We have been quiet, but we are listening and focusing on improving the game that
our team loves and feels so passionately about.
Positive or negative feedback, you have been heard and that will truly help to
make this a better game for everyone.
This update will be the first small step in a longer journey. We hope you can