NMS Update 3.98 Patch Notes (NMS 3.98) – July 31, 2022

NMS update 3.98 is now avaialble to download on PS4, PS5(3.098.000), PC, and Xbox One. According to the official NMS 3.98 patch notes, the latest update resolves various glitches, crashes, NPC issues and more. Apart from this, NMS version 3.98 also includes stability improvements.

Previously, a major free Endurance update 3.94 added varied freighter base buildings, including exterior platforms and catwalks, enhanced nebulae and deep space storms; fleets of organic frigates; and so much more. Recently, a hotfix was also released.

Unfortunately, players are still experiencing several issues when trying to play the game. NMS patch 3.98 will fix a few of these issues. Read more details below.

NMS 3.98 Patch Notes (3.098.000) – July 31, 2022

  • Addressed a visual glitch that could occur when the player stood on very steep ledges or railings.
  • Addressed a bug that could cause some Leviathan-specific missions to persist beyond the end of the expedition.
  • Infestation Nexus missions now correctly lead players to the target planet.
  • Addressed a number of visual issues with freighter engines.
  • Improved the messaging during combat at Sentinel Pillars during Nexus missions.
  • Addressed a number of collision issues in freighter bases.
  • Addressed a case where freighter rooms with ladders could prevent other parts in the base from being powered.

Addressed a bug that prevented players from building inside another player’s freighter base, even with the correct multiplayer permissions. Also, fixed a collision issue that allowed players to become stuck when jetpacking into the freighter bridge teleporter.

  • Addressed a bug that caused some NPCs to give dialog from the wrong quest the first time they were interacted with.
  • Starships can no longer be purchased or exchanged while your current ship is being salvaged, to prevent issues were inventories and stats of your current ship were displaced.
  • Placing a ladder in a freighter now automatically adds a room above it.
  • Addressed a bug that caused NPC ship labels to have the incorrect pilot name in pirate space stations.
  • Addressed a bug that prevented freighter upgrades related to frigate speed and fuel usage from working correctly.
  • Addressed a bug that prevented Vy’keen face shape customisation from being available in the Appearance Modifier.
  • Addressed a bug that prevented organic frigates from making contact if discovered in uninhabited systems.

Addressed a bug that prevented summoning a freighter immediately after acquiring a new organic frigate. The patch also fixed an issue that caused incorrect information to appear on the frigate UI (such as ‘flesh status’) after viewing the Leviathan.

  • The visibility of the ‘feed’ slot for organic frigates has been improved.
  • Addressed a number of minor visual issues with freighter base parts.
  • Addressed a bug that allowed unwanted bases to appear around specific Nexus mission locations.
  • Addressed a bug that could cause Nexus missions involving activated Cadium to fail to initiate.
  • The visuals of the freighter Nutrition Room have been improved.

Two additional freighter base parts have been added: an internal staircase and a set of exterior stairs.

  • Addressed a number of shadowcasting glitches on freighter exterior bases.
  • Addressed a rare case where players would not receive a Dream Aerial from fleet mission after a mission was totally destroyed, or after adjusting the system clock.
  • Addressed a number of PlayStation 4 specific crashes.

Download free NMS update 3.98 on Sony PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Xbox One.

Jack Johnson
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