Hello Games has officially announced the release of their upcoming game, No Man’s Sky. The space exploration game will launch for the Playstation 4 and PC on June 21 in North America, and June 24 in the UK. The release date was announced by Hello Games studio head Sean Murrayin a press event.
The game will run the usual $60, however Hello Games is teaming up with Iam8Bit for a collector’s edition for the game, as well as a few other merchandise options. For $149.99 the “Explorer’s Edition” comes with the PC version of the game (via Steam or GOG code), a 1:35 scale hand-painted, cast metal replica of the ship in the game, decals for the ship, a hard-enamel traveller pin, diorama display dackdrop and a mystery item which will be revealed at launch.
PS4 players of the game will not have the Explorer’s Edition however GameStop has listed a limited edition of No Man’s Sky for $79.99. This version for the PS4 will include a steelbook case, an artbook, exclusive comic book, dynamic PS4 theme, and “starter pack” including a ship boost, bonus resources, and an in-game weapon blueprint.
Other standalone merchandise includes a vinyl LP of the game’s soundtrack, an Atlas pin, and a few different t-shirts.
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