EVE Online Mixes Celebration, Beauty and Terror with Capsuleer Day & YC 119.5 Release

On May 6th, EVE Online celebrated its 14th anniversary with Capsuleer Day. In 2003, a flood of intrepid pilots took to the skies with grand hopes and aspirations. Fourteen years on and the same curiosity and bravery have become the cornerstones of a thriving virtual world built on emergent, player-driven experiences. In celebration of another year amongst the stars, all capsuleers were rewarded with a YC119 Capsuleer Day Capsule SKIN and loads of fireworks, redeemable until May 23rd. read more

EVE Online Players to Join in Exoplanet Search through Scientific Collaboration

Citizen Science to allow virtual universe to explore the real universe

Reykjavik, Iceland – CCP Games today announced that the search for planets outside our solar system (AKA exoplanets) will come to their massively multiplayer online game EVE Online. This unique scientific crowdsourcing effort represents a collaboration between CCP developers, Massively Multiplayer Online Science (MMOS), University of Reykjavik, and the University of Geneva and its honorary professor Michel Mayor , winner of the prestigious 2017 Wolf Prize for Physics and discoverer of the first exoplanet. read more

EVE: Valkyrie Available Now for HTC Vibe on Steam

World’s-first three-platform multiplayer VR game available now for Vive, with new free content coming in early December

London, UKCCP Games has announced that EVE: Valkyrie, the virtual reality (VR) multiplayer dogfighting shooter celebrated by Wired.com as “a soaring example of VR as the future of gaming” is available now on Steam for play with the HTC Vive VR headset. read more

EVE Online Kronos Update Released

Developer CCP has announced that the Kronos update has been released for EVE Online.

Here is what the developer had to say about Kronos, the Rise of Pirates:

The pirate factions watched closely as you defied Empire mandates, seized control of planetary trade, and took the law into your own hands when their justice system failed you. The crumbling control of the Empire factions is now readily apparent, and those that had once hid in the shadows now seek to challenge your claim to space. It is pilot versus pirate, with the universe as the ultimate prize. read more

DUST 514 Uprising Update 1.8 to Release Today

Developer CCP will be releasing DUST 514 Uprising Update 1.8 today.

The Dust 514 Uprising Update 1.8 adds the following features:

  • A set of pistols
  • New SMG options
  • New Laser Rifles and Mass Drivers buffs
  • New Heavy and Light dropsuits, cloaking equipment, weapon and dropsuit rebalancing

You can take a look at the full Update 1.8 notes on the official Dust 514 website. read more