Plus featured bases and more.
Hello Games' exploratory space sim No Man's Sky continues to evolve, and its latest updates – available now on all platforms – adds a number of new elements designed to bring its community together: weekend missions and featured bases.
Weekend missions, which are due to begin "very shortly", will tell a single story as they unfold over the coming months, with each event bringing explorers together on a specific planet.
"Nada's spacetime loom has detected a concerning pattern resonating across the universe, and they need help from their explorer friends to investigate," teases Hello Games, "Readings indicate a disturbance in reality, where an anomalous – and possibly sinister – force has seen to leak through to this universe … "
Players wishing to join in the weekend fun will be able to accept a new mission chapter from the Space Anomaly's Nexus terminal every Friday evening in the UK, with each event coming to a close early on Monday morning. Weekend missions will continue to run for the "foreseeable future" and promise to deliver significant Quicksilver rewards.