Top Tips for Exploring No Man's Sky!

If you've ever wanted to blast around space exploring uncharted planets… here are some tips and tricks to do it!

1. Scan everything

Scanning gets you some money and helps you avoid dangerous beasts. Aaagh!

Scanning gets you some money and helps you avoid dangerous beasts in No Man's Sky
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2. Keep on top of your inventory

Your ship can hold loads more than your suit – keep an eye on those resources!

Keep on top of your inventory in No Man's Sky

3. Know your elements

Each element is graded by rarity. For example, zinc is used for defence, and mostly found in yellow flowers

Know your elements in No Man's Sky

4. Learn languages

Yeah, it sounds a bit like school but learning all the different languages gives you tons of new options!

Learning all the different languages gives you tons of new options

5. Don’t be afraid to run!

Some aliens can be tough and aggressive!

In No Man's Sky, some aliens can be tough and aggressive!

6. Use black holes

In real life, flying into a black hole would turn you into spaghetti – here, it speeds you towards the centre of the galaxy!

Using black holes in No Man's Sky speed you towards the centre of the galaxy!

7. Be aware of Sentinels

Sentinels are like the police of the galaxy. They come in different stages of alert, just don’t break any laws!

Be aware of Sentinels and don't break any laws!

8. Build your base

You can now build a home base! You can even set up a racetrack next to it

You can now build a home base in No Man's Sky

9. Know your exocraft

Each type of exocraft has different abilities, try them all out!

Each type of No Man's Sky exocraft has different abilities, try them all out!

Which is your favourite No Man’s Sky tip?

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