Some tech tips for No Man’s Sky.
No Man’s Sky is a fun game, all said and done, and one that people with a certain bent of mind will definitely end up appreciating, but its PC launch has been nothing short of a disaster. In spite of Sean Murray of Hello Games’ claims that less than 1% of players reported issues, the fact remains that No Man’s Sky launched with a lot of problems.
Credit to Hello Games, a lot of them have been fixed, or will be fixed in the coming few patches. Some of these, however, remain, and there appears to be a lot of confusion about them. If you are running into any of these problems, then this guide should be able to help you.
First, the system specs:
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LAUNCH ERROR (MSVCR100.dll)
FPS DROPS/TEXTURE FLICKERING
BLACK SCREEN OF DEATH
UNABLE TO INITIALIZE OPENGL
Follow the instructions in the video below, and you should be good to go!
Note: Given that the wide range of PC hardware out there, the fixes mentioned here may or may not work for you. But it’s worth giving them a shot since these have worked for players who own the PC version of No Man’s Sky.