There are 18 quintillion planets in the game which are randomly generated with the use of some special algorithms.
This guide will show how to play with a joystick on PC.
Playing With Joystick On PC
1: Download the ocaEdit Xbox 360 Controller Emulator(http://www.x360ce.com/)
2: Paste the Download.exe file in the Game’s Root Location
- C:\???\Steam\steamapps\common\No Man’s Sky\Binaries
3: Start the x360ce.exe as Administrator to create ‘.dll’ Files
4: Click on ‘Controller Settings’, Check the Drop menu to select NMS.exe
5: Save the File and Enjoy the Game.
Check for Configuration for the Application (If Error)
Disconnect the controller from the PC if issues still persist. Then rename the ‘xinput1_3.dll’ file to ‘xinput1_2.dll’.
You can find the complete No Man’s Sky Guide here.