'No Man's Sky' marks 5th birthday with epic trailer (and a free expansion)

Hello Games, a British game developer, is celebrating the fifth anniversary their space survival game "No Man's Sky", this month by offering a free expansion to its virtual universe."Frontiers" will be the new expansion. A teaser trailer gives very little insight into what to expect when it finally releases. It will be available on Playstation 4/5, Xbox One, Series X/S and Series X/S and it is expected to launch "coming soon".After the game's initial failure to live up its hype, Hello Games for No Mans Sky will offer Frontiers as a 17th free expansion. The expansions and updates that have been made to the sci-fi action/survival game have made it a huge success, with many players still enjoying the game today.Related: Space video game news and reviewsContinue reading: The top space board games for 2021This video doesn't just show Frontiers in a teaser trailer, it also shows the entire journey the game has taken since its creation. Hello Games' No Man's Sky has been a small project and has required constant expansions to remain a success.This video also features fans' reactions to the gameplay and expansions in the game.Initial players and critics were impressed by the procedurally-generated universe, but they were soon frustrated by the repetitive nature AI (artificial Intelligence) and found the game tedious. This is an early review by PC Game from 2015, when the game was first launched. According to PC Gamer, the game has seen numerous expansions, and a major visual overhaul earlier in the year.Hello Games has released Frontiers, the 17th expansion for the game. This is the free edition.Follow Alexander Cox @Coxy_97Official. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter @Spacedotcom