Starfield offers players an expansive universe filled with planets, systems, and mysteries. To traverse this vast space, understanding the Starmap Menu is crucial.
This guide will provide you with a comprehensive walkthrough on how to use the Starmap Menu to travel around the universe.
How to Use the Starmap Menu in Starfield
The Starmap in Starfield is your primary tool for interstellar travel. Whether you’re hopping from one planet to another or traveling between systems, the Starmap will guide your journey. Let’s delve into its functionalities.
1. Accessing the Starmap:
- Press the menu button on your Xbox controller or start on your PlayStation controller
- Navigate to the top left corner and select the “Starmap” icon.
2. Navigating the Starmap:
- Use the right stick to rotate and view different parts of the universe.
- The left stick allows you to move the cursor and select various celestial bodies or points of interest.
3. Seeking Help:
- If you’re unsure about the controls, navigate to the “System” option (bottom right) and select “Help.”
- Scroll down to find detailed information about the Starmap controls.
4. Viewing Resources and Points of Interest:
- When hovering over a planet, press LB or L1 to view its resources.
- If you haven’t scanned the planet before, this action will initiate a scan, revealing the planet’s resources.
- Points of interest on the planet will also be displayed, allowing you to decide where to land or explore.
5. Setting a Landing Target:
- Once you’ve identified a location of interest, select it.
- Choose “Set Landing Target” to mark your desired landing spot.
- After exploring a location, you can quickly access it again using the Starmap, allowing for faster travel.
6. Fast Travel:
- If you’ve previously explored a location, you can fast-travel to it.
- Select the location and choose the “Fast Travel” option. Your ship will land nearby, and you’ll be immediately transported to that area.
The Starmap in Starfield is more than just a map—it’s your compass, guiding you through the wonders of space. With this guide, you’ll be able to navigate the universe with ease, charting your path across the stars and uncovering the game’s many secrets.
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