Subnautica: Below Zero
Subnautica: Below Zero

Subnautica: Below Zero

Relics of the Past Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Visit the Relics of the Past site to learn more! Experience Below Zero’s story in its most complete form, now fully voiced! Check out Robin’s revamped look with a new Dive Suit and model Unlock more alien mysteries in the Precursor Caches Discover new world details, including artwork from the community Venture to the edge of the world and encounter the vicious Void Chelicerate Optionally pause your game when the PDA is open https...

Stranger Pings Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Mystery awaits you in Stranger Pings. Investigate the abandoned Alterra bases, unlock new base decorations, experience new creature behaviors, and much more. Visit the Stranger Pings site to learn more! Dig deeper into the mysteries of 4546B with new character portraits and base detailing Decorate and personalize your base with new props and stairs for surface bases Enjoy a smoother ride – with significantly less pop-in – thanks ...

Salad Days Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Salad Days are here on 4546B! Grab a thermos of coffee, fire up the Recyclotron, and get ready for more ice-cold adventure... and salad. Visit the Salad Days site to learn more! Visit Marguerit’s Greenhouse and uncover unique plants and all-new salad recipes React to the changing environment of Planet 4546B with player emotes Interact with the Recyclotron and dismantle crafted objects to retrieve materials Discover the bridge to ...

Subnautica: Below Zero State of the Project (May 2020)

Hello, Subnautica friends. These are strange and challenging times we’re all living through. I hope you and yours are staying healthy. If you play Subnautica or Below Zero, I hope that our games bring you happiness and some kind of healthy distraction. We recently released EA9. Here’s a quick update on where we’re at: The new story is just starting to come online. You can start a new game, experience the new intro sequence, and check out the new voice actors brought in to play Robin and Sam. We ...

Frostbite Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Start your brand new adventure on Planet 4546B with a revamped story and intro cinematic. Visit the Frostbite site to learn more! Experience the beginning of an all-new story and intro cinematic Explore the extensively reworked Glacial Basin Interact with the new cold mechanics and avoid hypothermia Discover new Snowball interactions with the Snow Stalkers Encounter escalating weather conditions Uncover further improvements and p...

How We Approach Story

Hi everyone, Narrative Designer Jill here. As you know, we’re changing the story for Subnautica: Below Zero. I wanted to give you an idea of what goes into this process. First, the basic requirements: Our narrative since Subnautica has been delivered primarily by breaking the story into dozens of fragments and scattering them around the ocean floor. In Subnautica: Below Zero, Robin is a speaking player protagonist with a lo...

Below Zero Story Changes & Save Games

Hey Below Zero fans! Hope you are enjoying the Lost Ship update! We’ve got lots of big changes coming soon to Early Access and wanted to give a quick heads-up before they start rolling in. What you need to know: The next Below Zero release will feature the new story in an early form. Once the new story goes live, old saves will stop working. You’ll have to start a new game. (Steam) If you’re playing on the Steam main branch, you will be able to play your save games as usual until the next update...

Lost Ship Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Explore the Crashed Ship wreckage, descend into Deep Lilypads, experience the incredible beauty of the Aurora Borealis and more! Visit the Lost Ship site to learn more! Explore the mysterious Crashed Ship Interact with the playful Trivalve Uncover the perilous Brinicles Descend into the shadowy depths of Deep Lilypads Encounter the stunning phenomenon of the ...

Deep Dive Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Explore several new underwater biomes and encounter the fearsome creatures that lurk in the depths, as your continued adventures unfold the secrets and mysteries of Below Zero’s story. Visit the Deep Dive site to learn more! Explore several new biomes, including the captivating Crystal Caverns, mysterious Fabricato...

The Future of Below Zero's Story

Hey Subnautica fans! I hope you're having fun with Below Zero! I'm writing this blog for a few reasons: To update you on development, as we get ready to drop another Early Access release. To inform you about changes that are coming to the Below Zero story. To enthusiastically introduce you to our new writer, Jill Murray! Our 7th Early Access update - "Deep Dive" - is coming very soon, and it's a big one! The team worked super hard to get us to this release, and I'm really proud of our effort in ...

Ice Worm Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Encounter the fearsome Ice Worm as you explore Arctic Spires, discover Lilypad Islands, visit the Frozen Leviathan Cave, and experience new weather-based Pengwing behaviors. Visit the Ice Worm site to learn more! Encounter the Ice Worm Experience new story updates Roam Arctic Spires Discover Lilypad Islands Investi...

Experimental Beta Updates & Risks

As part of Below Zero’s journey through Early Access, there is an Experimental beta available on Steam for fans to play. It allows players to immediately get their hands on new biomes, tools, and creatures as soon as they are added to the game. However, it is not without its risks. In fact, we are anticipating that an impending merge to Experimental might exhibit some of the below risks! If you’ve opted to play Below Zero i...

Arctic Living Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Give your 4645B home the upgrade you’ve always dreamed of! With a Control Room, impressively spacious Large Room, and the all-new Jukebox, the Arctic Living update for Below Zero is going to make your base a whole lot cozier! Visit the Arctic Living site to learn more! Base Control Room Large rooms and impressive G...

Spy Pengling Update

A new update is available for Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Build a Spy Pengling for remote research and documentation, encounter the mammoth Vent Garden, explore Tree Spires, and more. Check out the Spy Pengling site to learn more! Spy Pengling community-requested feature The towering Vent Garden Tree Spires biome New weather effects Added ambient cold mechanics Fabricator...

Snowfox Update

Travel quickly across the snowy tundra on a Snowfox, hide from terrifying beasts, explore two new biomes, and more in the latest update to Subnautica: Below Zero Early Access. Check out the Snowfox Update site to learn more! Snowfox vehicle Chelicerate & Snow Stalker Two new, beautiful biomes New fishy friends and foes Seatruck Sleeper and Docking Modules, Perimeter Upgrade Pinnab...