Hey Video games is celebrating the seventh anniversary of No Man’s Sky by wanting again to the numerous updates launched post-launch and likewise by teasing the subsequent replace, ECHOES. Here is the message Hey Video games Founder Sean Murray needed to share with the No Man’s Sky group:
Watching the video again I really feel just a little overwhelmed by the journey we have been on over these years.
Seven years in the past, for the primary time, we watched gamers everywhere in the world start to discover the universe we had created. I am unable to describe what that felt like. It was already the fruits of 5 earlier years of very onerous work for our tiny staff (the typical staff measurement was simply 6, and at launch was simply 15).
We knew this was the beginning of a journey, however by no means anticipated what a wild journey it might be. I have been engaged on this sport for practically a 3rd of my life, and it has been extra profitable than we ever deliberate or dreamed. It hasn’t at all times been straightforward, however the factor that has been our guiding star all through has been the gamers and the group. Behind each replace, each video, each function and line in a patch word is a staff that cares so deeply for this sport.
There’s nonetheless rather a lot we wish to strive, a lot we’re nonetheless excited for. The subsequent step on that journey shouldn’t be far off. We’ll have extra to share on ECHOES with travellers very quickly.
The final seven years, and naturally the event years main as much as launch, wouldn’t have been so profitable with out your assist, and we wish to thanks for being on this journey with us. Our journey continues. Thanks a lot on your assist.
As you may undoubtedly bear in mind, No Man’s Sky did not have the most effective launch. Many options have been lacking, resulting in loads of disappointment amongst followers, to not point out that the PC model had a number of efficiency points at launch. Nonetheless, the unbiased UK developer delivered one of the spectacular comebacks in gaming with 35 free updates that overhauled each single side of the sport. The sport was additionally launched on many extra platforms, together with Nintendo Swap and, most not too long ago, MacOS with Apple Silicon optimization.
It seems like Hey Video games is much from carried out with No Man’s Sky, so anticipate many new updates sooner or later, beginning with ECHOES.