No Man’s Sky Rocket Boots - How to Use Rocket Boots, Rocket Boots Bug

No Man’s Sky Rocket Boots - How to Use Rocket Boots, Rocket Boots Bug

One of the coolest exosuit upgrades in No Man's Sky is the Rocket Boots, here’s all of the info you need to know.

In No Man’s Sky, you can add awesome upgrades to your equipment. One such upgrade, one that is quite possibly the coolest sounding one in the game, is the Rocket Boots. Many players have already bought the upgrade, only to find that they can’t use it. In this No Man’s Sky Rocket Boots Guide, we’ll lead you through how to get Rocket Boots in No Man’s Sky, and take a look at how to use them.

For more on No Man’s Sky, head over to our No Man’s Sky Guides Hub. It’s got plenty more info on the game, including all of the new features that the No Man’s Sky NEXT update has added in, general tips and tricks, and more.

No Man’s Sky Rocket Boots

Rocket Boots were first shown of in early promotional material for No Man’s Sky, but have only just been added into the game as part of No Man’s Sky NEXT. They seem to offer a boost to jetpack function, though do not appear to be working for many players. Here’s everything you need to know.

How to Get Rocket Boots Upgrade in No Man’s Sky

If you’re looking to get your hands on the Rocket Boots in No Man’s Sky, there are a few ways you can go about it. The quickest way is to purchase it from the Exosuit Technology Merchant on Space Stations. It’s pretty pricey, and you’ll still have to build it afterwards as well. You can also unlock it using salvaged Technology found in Buried Technology pods. You’ll need a Blueprint analyzer to build the Rocket Boots.

No Man’s Sky Rocket Boots Bug - Rocket Boots Not Working in No Man’s Sky

At the time of writing, there appears to be a significant bug related to the Rocket Boots upgrade in No Man’s Sky. The description for the tech details how to use them, rapidly tapping X/A, though it doesn't seem to do anything. It’s possible that they are just acting as a slight upgrade to the Jetpack, though it’s more likely that it is a bug. It’ll probably be patched soon, as it seems to be a pretty big issue. We’ll keep you updated with any developments.

That’s all we’ve got on No Man’s Sky Rocket Boots. For more on the game, be sure to visit our No Man’s Sky Freighters Guide for tips on how best to use Frigates and Freighters. You should also check out our No Man’s Sky Money Guide for info on how to make money fast in No Man’s Sky.

Jake Green

Guides Editor

Jake is a former freelance writer who now heads up guides for USG. He spends his days dreaming of an X-Files dating-sim and will play literally any game with monkeys in it. He has an unhealthy obsession with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and would pretty much trade a kidney for Skate 4 at this point.

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