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Fanfest 2014

Tickets for EVE Fanfest 2014 are up for sale


Get them before they are gone!
Nov 26
Tickets for CCP's mega party for EVE Online are now available. If you want to travel to Iceland and hang out with nerds who like spreadsheets, then head on over to the official Fanfest page and buy your ticket. Early bird tic... read
EVE Rubicon patch notes

EVE Online: Rubicon out today with 1.29GB patch


Reading patch notes is a good way to start your day
Nov 19
EVE Online: Rubicon, the 20th free expansion for EVE Online, is here at last with a hefty patch. The 1.21GB download has a crap ton of new features and bug fixes. I'm downloading it right now, and I should have impressions on it for you guys soon. Also, here's the Rubicon soundtrack on Soundcloud. You can read all of the patch notes right here, but I listed the most notable changes below. read
Player colonies in EVE

EVE expansions will work towards player colonization


To boldly go...
Nov 18
In an interview with VG24/7, CCP went into some details on the future direction of EVE Online. CCP want to begin bringing in elements into EVE that will allow players to construct their own stargates, leading to new systems for pilots to colonize. read
EVE Online: Rubicon

Watch ships explode in EVE Online's trailer for Rubicon


Of course things explode, it's EVE.
Nov 15
CCP released a new cinematic trailer for Rubicon, the upcoming expansion for EVE: Online. This new free expansion will add mobile structures, ghost sites, and a new ships from the Sisters of EVE faction. There will also be c... read
White space ships

Learn about deployable structures in new EVE dev diary


And it has some people acting like they are in space
Nov 08
CCP posted a new developer diary for Rubicon, the upcoming expansion for EVE Online. The company dives into some details about the new deployable structures, the new progression system, and one of the new Sisters o... read
EVE Valkyrie

EVE Valkyrie might be coming to consoles and not PC


It might not be an Oculus Rift exclusive
Oct 24
Remember that Oculus Rift game that CCP put together called Valkyrie? Rock, Paper, Shotgun just spent some more time with the game, and while it still looks awesome, CCP made it clear that it hasn't confirmed the game for PC.... read

Over-the-top unbox: EVE: The Second Decade Collector’s Ed


Crazy
Oct 24
EVE: The Second Decade Collector’s Edition is available today worldwide. CCP doesn't mess around, and they certainly didn't when they created this unboxing video for the collector's edition. We won't spoil it for you, but spacecraft, caves, and exploration are involved. Cinematic angles, costumes, actors -- all turning unboxing video tradition on its head. read

CCP nabs vet Jean-Charles Gaudechon as Dust 514 producer


Former EA Stockholm producer joins CCP
Oct 09
CCP Games has nabbed Jean-Charles Gaudechon as executive producer for Dust 514, their free-to-play PS3 FPS. Gaudechon was an executive producer at Electronic Arts Stockholm where he headed up Battlefield Heroes and Battl... read
EVE at NYCC

EVE Online will be at New York Comic Con this month


All the lore that's fit to print
Oct 02
CCP has announced it will be at the New York Comic Con, which runs from October 10-13. At the con, the studio will be talking about its upcoming comic book, True Stories, as well as a new lore and art book, called EVE Univers... read
EVE Online: Rubicon

EVE Online releasing 20th expansion in November


Power to the people
Sep 29
CCP has announced that EVE Online will be getting a new expansion on November 19, 2013 called Rubicon. This expansion will be aimed at adding some chaos into the game to rattle the cages of anyone who has been getting overly ... read

EVE Vegas 2013 full details


Oct. 18-20 in Las Vegas
Sep 26
CCP has just dropped full details on their EVE Vegas event, set to kick off this October 18 at the Rio Hotel in Sin City. They'll have eight CCP speakers featured there, as well as EVE Online and Dust 514 tournaments. Oh, and... read
I saw a prototype of what was to be EVE Valkyrie at E3 this year. Along with Respawn's Titanfall, it was the talk of the show. CCP knew they had something special, so they created a full game from this demo. Here at gamescom,... read feature

EVE Valkyrie

EVE Valkyrie is an Oculus Rift space combat game


Well, this is cool
Aug 20
EVE Valkyrie has been officially announced at gamescom, as what started as an impressive tech demo has transformed into a full-fledged game. Originally code-named "EVE-VR", the Oculus Rift-powered title puts players in ... read

Dust 514 2x Skill Point week-long event is on now


Unn, double up, Unn UNNN!
Aug 08
Playing Dust 514 on PS3? You'll want to log on this weekend to double up on skill points and level up. The 2X Skill Point event started yesterday and runs for a solid week (ending August 14), so you have plenty of time to get... read
Late last year, erstwhile EVE Online executive producer Jon Lander proclaimed -- perhaps emboldened by his own game's impending ten-year anniversary -- that CCP had "a five-year roadmap" for the recently-released free-to-play... read feature

News about World of Darkness has been predictably scarce: the CCP-developed MMO, based on White Wolf's Vampire: the Masquerade license, is still in early development, with no release date in sight. When I sit down t... read feature

EVE skill point gift

EVE players given 50k skill points due to DDoS downtime


Free stuff makes everything better
Jun 04
EVE Online recently ran into some technical difficulties the other day because of a distributed denial-of-service attack (DDoS), and the servers were offline for several hours. Of course players didn't like not having access ... read
EVE DDoS attack

EVE Online server taken down because of DDoS attack


Someone broke it
Jun 03
Yesterday EVE Online experienced some difficulties and was taken offline for most of the day. A distributed denial-of-service attack (DDoS) was launched against the Tranquility server cluster and prevented players from loggin... read
According to David Reid, CCP Games' chief marketing officer, 96 percent of the people subscribing to his company's flagship MMO EVE Online are male. That's crazy high. read feature

 
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Review: Dust 514

May 17 // Chris Carter
Dust 514 is one of the most ambitious games of all time. Not content with just offering a shooter within the EVE Online universe, CCP Games seeks to actually connect the game to EVE itself, allowing both titles to influence e... read feature

EVR opens with a pilot in the cockpit of a small ship, docked in a cramped launching tube. After a short countdown, the ship is fired out like a bottle rocket, the compact hangar giving way to the sheer expanse of space, litt... read feature

EVR

Here's a petition for CCP to release virtual-reality EVR


And failing that, at least catch this trailer
Apr 30
While I imagine there's nothing quite like putting on an Oculus Rift for yourself and diving into EVR, Joseph's descriptions from Fanfest and this trailer have me convinced the project should see a wider release. Six-on-six ... read
EVE Online: Odyssey

EVE Online: Odyssey will redesign space exploration


The 19th expansion for EVE Online is coming soon
Mar 26
EVE Online is always being patched, tweaked, re-tweaked, and updated, and it's a constantly evolving game. Lately there have been some major changes in the works and it looks like a lot of these changes will become fully... read

EVE Online starts second decade 500,000 subs strong


10 years!
Feb 28
Massive space MMO Eve Online has just passed the 500,000 subscriber mark for the first time. CCP says that they're going into the game's second decade with the "most explosive subscriber growth" in its history. This... read
EVE's ongoing tiericide

EVE Online: Retribution 1.1 roundup


All you need to know about EVE Online's newest patch
Feb 19
The newest patch for EVE Online is up today, and it brings incremental changes to gameplay, some welcome interface tweaks, better corporation recruitment, and a continuation of the complete overhaul to skill t... read

EVE corporation disputes ISK confiscated by developers


EVE's security team called into question by corporation
Feb 13
An unnamed player was banned recently from EVE Online by CCP's security team for being suspected of running a bot on the marketplace. The practice of market botting involves running a script that can create buy and ... read
CCP knows how to party

EVE Fanfest has a trailer and tickets for sale


Party in Iceland with crazy developers
Feb 04
Tickets are now available for CCP's Fanfest, a celebration of all things EVE Online. This year, we can expect a lot of the coverage to be focused on the integration of Dust  514, since it's now an official part of the E... read
Why I play EVE

Still flying: Why I play EVE Online


You are about to become what all men should fear
Feb 04
EVE Online is one of those games that people on gaming sites are always talking about, but comparatively few people play it. This crazy sandbox is filled with tales of pirates, thieves, griefing, and war. It has an insan... read
Every once in a while I have people who don't play EVE Online ask me about something major that happened in the game. This past weekend, I have had a lot people asking me about the Battle of Asakai, in which one pilot's simpl... read feature

CCP's ambitious first-person shooter Dust 514 is now in open beta. The free-to-play shooter, as you may already know, is linked to EVE Online, the crazy space game that's an actual viable export of Iceland. I'm not joking.&n... read feature

Dust 514 open beta

CCP will roll out the Dust 514 open beta next week


Get in beforehand for a nice bonus
Jan 14
After being available in closed beta for some time now on PlayStation 3, Dust 514 will be entering open beta on January 22, 2013, CCP Games announced today. And the timing couldn't be better. Arguably the most interesting asp... read

CCP has a five-year roadmap for Dust 514


Hold on to that PlayStation 3
Oct 12
EVE Online developer CCP has high hopes for its PlayStation 3-exclusive Dust 514. Chatting with GamesIndustry International, executive producer Jonathan Lander revealed "Our plan is that we want in another ten years to be hav... read






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