Venture Into Forever Skies Major Viral Update Right Now!

16 October 2023, Wroclaw, Poland | Forever Skies is getting a major content update that makes its toxic, post-apocalyptic world, even more dangerous.

Forever Skies is centered around scientists on a one-way mission to a hostile, ecologically ruined Earth, looking for a cure to a viral infection that has hit the last remnants of humanity who fled into orbit. 

The new update focuses on expanding gameplay around researching and dealing with viral threats that have evolved on Earth. These threats also come with reserachable cures and counter-measures. Gameplay balances have also been introduced to make dealing with these threats more accessible and part of the main gameplay loop. 

New content and changes from the Viral Evolution Update include:

  • New Poisonous Creatures 

  • 4 Advanced Viruses

  • New Crafting Materials

  • Enhanced Viral Cures

  • New Story Missions

  • New Location: Infected Greenhouse Tower

  • New Medical Boosters

  • Medication Station Device

  • Immunity System Overhaul

  • Multiple Gameplay Balances

  • Additional bugfixes and QOL changes

These new features have been built alongside player feedback as the game has gained a strong community around it since launching in Early Access.

The “Viral Evolution Update” launches publicly on Monday, October 16th at 7:00 pm CET / 10:00 am PDT via Steam along with a 20% discount.

About Far From Home

We are makers and publisher of Forever Skies, first-person, survival game taking place on a ruined Earth after an ecological disaster that wiped out humanity. Far From Home is a crew of experienced developers of games in the AAA and indie segments. The studio positions as AA+, blending their expertise and know-how in premium production, and willingness to further venture into tackling games with deeper meaning and mature subject matter. Formed in April 2020, the team is based in Wroclaw Poland with members having worked on such titles as Dying Light, Dying Light 2, Dead Island, The Medium, Chernobylite and the Divinity Original Sin Series. Their first title, Forever Skies, was released in June 2023 on Steam EA and since then it has been praised by the press and the community. It’s development is continuing and the full release is also planned on consoles. For more information, please visit:

Article by: Susan N.