EVE Online has one of the most dedicated communities in all of videogames, and CCP is reciprocating that with some dedication of its own. Whereas most massive multiplayer online titles have a few large updates a year at best, CCP just revealed at the EVE Online keynote at Fanfest that it's now aiming for ten a year.
This new strategy goes into effect on June 3, 2014 with the release of the Kronos update. Kronos will focus heavily on the industry side of the game, allowing for building of massive scale and for new players to more easily break into the world of EVE.
Because it's the first update in the new program, CCP wants to make sure that it's a landmark occasion. According to senior producer Andie Nordgren, Kronos marks a transition period between semi-annual releases and the new format, which means that it will be quite hefty. That's about the best position that players can be in.... read more