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Update 1.53
Update date 1 August 2018
Platform(s) PS4/PC/Xbox
Release NEXT
Update chronology
Previous update Next update
1.52.2 1.54

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Update 1.52.2 is the 28th update to No Man's Sky.


Update 1.53 is the 28th update to No Man's Sky and was released on 1 August 2018 for PC. Released on 5 August 2018 for PS4.

It addresses both crashes and new features. The previous update is Update 1.52.2.

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Hello everyone,

We are continuing to focus on safely addressing the highest priority issues reported by the community. As always, thank you for playing the game and taking the time to report any issues you encounter!

We have now released update 1.53 to PC, which includes the fixes detailed below. We’ll be rolling out these fixes to other platforms as soon as possible.

Bug fixes:

  • Fix to restore savegames for players affected by a specific issue with freighter expeditions
  • Fix for an occasional white screen crash during loading
  • Fix for frigates not reporting their damaged state correctly
  • Fix for an issue that could block players in the “fuel the warp drive” stage of the tutorial
  • Fix for repairing broken ship slots in Creative Mode
  • Improvements to exocraft laser damage
  • Improvements for animations while turning, jetpacking, and standing on objects
  • Memory optimisations to improve stability
  • Preventative fix for potential stability issue with mission handling

If you experience any issues, let us know by submitting a bug report.

Thank you,

Hello Games