The EDGE magazine just ran a wonderful article on No Man’s sky.
In it, we find a list of newly confirmed features.
- offline mode
- A kind of “whistle” to call your ship over if its near
- Ships get wear and tear over their lifespan
- There will be flying beasts
- Ships will be upgeadeable
- Resources can be combined and then sold.
- Most planets will only have one resource
- Landing will be simple and straightforward
- Space combat is arcade-like
- Grenade – like plasma balls
- The multi tool can be used to blow holes into things
- Rxtensive terrain deformations, ground vehicles and traditional multiplayer will come later