'No Man’s Sky' Release Date, News & Update: New PC Patch 1.13 Features More Massive Space Encounters; Patch Notes Here

By Olivia Cavallaro , Updated Dec 15, 2016 03:23 AM EST

If you're one of those gamers who felt cheated by the overhyped Hello Games endeavor, "No Man's Sky," give it another chance. The latest PC Patch 1.13 features more massive space encounters that might change the minds of skeptics.

Since the release of "No Man's Sky" back in August, Sean Murray and Hello Games have been hard at work, addressing issues and creating new content for the action-adventure survival game. The game has experienced backlash for being overhyped, and has received negative reviews on Steam from angry gamers. Now, Hello Games is hard at work to churn out new content, including Patch 1.13, and they're even hiring new programmers.

The latest news surrounding "No Man's Sky" is that the new PC Patch 1.13 features more massive space encounters. The news comes via Gamespot, which reports that te new Patch 1.13 addresses several bugs encountered by gamers on PC. It also improves user accessibility and has included some minor audio fixes.

The report says that one of the most important features in Patch 1.13 for "No Man's Sky" is the massive space encounters gamers can now experience. According to the patch notes, "Space battles will now vary in size more and players should see bigger battles."

That's something awesome for "No Man's Sky" gamers and fans can look forward to when downloading Patch 1.13 for PC. Aside from more massive space encounters, some other issues resolved were the instantaneous death loop that occurs when the gamer is in survival mode.

Interestingly, Hello Games has also removed the up, down, left, right as quick menu navigation keys so that left handed gamers can move even while accessing the quick menu. They've also removed duplicate planets from the discoveries menu in "No Man's Sky."

To view the list of patch notes for Patch 1.13 for "No Man's Sky" on PC, head over to VG24/7. In the meantime, check out the video below.

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