The new content expansion, Into the Abyss, will be launching on Tuesday, May 29th along with a 30 minute downtime to deploy the patch. The deployment is set to begin at 3:00 am Pacific / 6:00 am Eastern. With the release of the expansion, players can expect new content to all areas of space as well as “stunning new environments that breathe new life and bring new content to all areas of space”. Abyssal deep space inhabited by the Triglavian Collective that includes new blueprints for “their radically advanced ships and weapons systems” mutaplasmids can also be found in the abyss that are “a new type of module mutation that can radically alter the properties and performance of modules in unpredictable ways” easier planetary interactions Also, there will be an increase in the recommended system specs for best play and performance. This is the first increase since 2013. The new specs are: Windows: OS: Windows 10 CPU: Intel i7 Series or AMD Ryzen 7 series @ 3.6 GHz or greater RAM: 16GB or higher VIDEO: NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1060, AMD Radeon RX 580 or better with at least 4 GB VRAM Mac: OS: Mac 10.13 CPU: Intel i5 Series @ 3.8 GHz or greater RAM: 16 GB or higher VIDEO: AMD Radeon Pro 580 or better with at least 4 GB VRAM For more information, please click here.