The information from this article is kept for historical purposes and should not be further categorized.
Pre-release is a state of the game, which is not yet released for public use.
Prior to the release of No-Man's Sky in August 2016, there were a number of pre-release videos released as teasers for the game. Various planets, star systems, elements, and creatures were referenced in these videos, and have been logged as "pre-release" entries.
Pages tagged with the Pre-release banner and category were never present in the actual game, but are logged here for historical purposes.