Empyrion: Galactic Survival Wiki


Forward w -
Backward S -
Strafe Left A -
Strafe Right D -
Roll Left Q -
Roll Right E -
Hold to Sprint LShift -
Up or Jump space bar -
Down C -


Fire Weapon/Use Item - LMB
Secondary Fire (eg. Sniper Zoom) - RMB
Reload Weapon R -
Place Block - LMB
Remove BLock - RMB
Rotate Block ins,home,delete,end -
Equip Item from Slot/
Switch between weapons in Vehicle
0-9 Wheel (Switch Item)
Use / Interact / Pickup Item F -
Switch Power On/Off Y (or via Control Panel) -
Creative Menu H -
Inventory TAB -
Control Panel P -
Map M Wheel (Zoom in/out)
Jetpack (on/off) J -
Camera Switch (1st/3rd Person) V -
Hold to Look Around
(in 3rd Person or in Cockpit)
Left Alt Wheel (Zoom in/out)
Menu/Exit Game ESC -
Pause Game Pause/Break -
Extended Building Tools Hold N -
Factions F4 -
Show FPS F8 -
Screenshot F7 -
Hide HUD (For Screenshots) F6
(Once for labels,
Twice for all HUD element)
Personal Drone F5 -
Tech Tree F3 -
PDA F1 -

Unlisted Key bindings[ | ]

Function Keys/Mouse
Pick up Whole stack from inventory Left-click
Pick up Half stack from inventory Right-Click
Transfer full stack of item to and from inventory Shift + Left-click on the item stack
Consume item from inventory (food, oxygen, bandage, med-kit, etc) Shift + Right-click on the item stack
Put one Item at a time in a specific slot in inventory Right-Click on the specific slot while items are picked up and attached with the cursor
Create a plane of blocks (opposed to create a line or a single block) hold CTRL + left mouse button and move the mouse
Boosted Jump (Hover Vessel) Shift+Space
Re-orient upside down Hover Vessel O