CCP’s epic space game EVE Online has gone free to play today and the new Ascension update is now live bringing new features to the game for everyone.
EVE Online has managed to weather the ups and downs of the ever-changing PC market with their subscription model but that is now changing.
A series of ongoing DDoS attacks have been affecting certain games, including League of Legends, Guild Wars 2 and EVE Online. In some cases these attacks have been going on for a number of days, and each of those games have been brought down periodically across the past 24 hours. Over at the League of … Read moreLeague of Legends, GW2 and more suffer DDoS attacks
CCP are inviting all EVE fans to snap up tickets for the EVE Fanfest 2014. The event will run from May 1-3, 2014 at the Harpa Conference Center in Reykjavik, Iceland and promises a festival of EVE action. Hot on the list of planned events are… EVE Online, DUST 514 and EVE: Valkyrie presentations and reveals Live … Read moreEVE Fanfest 2014 tickets on sale now
CCP will be launching their 20th expansion on 19 November called Rubicon which promises to take players to an “epic moment” in the space MMOs history. EVE has been going ten years and it’s loyal players can look forward to new ships, mobile structures, the new Ghost Sites which can be hacked at great risk, … Read moreEVE Rubicon trailer sets the scene for the 20th expansion
Lost in the world of EVE? If you;re really into the space epic then you’ll be pleased to know that the EVE: The Second Decade Collector’s Edition is now available. This special edition is ideal for super-fans as it commemorates a decade of EVE Online with unique items and other bits and bobs that should have … Read moreEVE: The Second Decade Collector’s Edition is available – Lab coat man unboxes
Thanks to this press release about Eve Online’s forthcoming Odyssey expansion, I’ve learned that the game has had 18 previous add-ons of this type. That’s … probably still less expansion than the actual, real-life universe, but still quite a lot of expansion for a space MMO. So what’s on the way in Odyssey? Well, when … Read moreEve Online to expand further with June’s Odyssey
CCP Games has announced that Eve Online will expand once again on 4 December, with the Retribution update (the 18th free expansion for this long-running space sim MMO). According to the hype blurb, this update will remain true to the game’s core philosophy: “[that] each decision and each action bears truly meaningful consequences via human … Read moreEve Online promises Retribution in December
Sean ‘Vile Rat’ Smith, one of the US State Department officials killed in Tuesday’s attack on the US consulate in Libya, was a major, respected part of the Eve Online community. In response, Eve players have paid tribute by renaming hundreds of outposts across the galaxies. Smith was a key player in the GoonSwarm Fleet … Read moreEve Online pays tribute to casualty of Libyan consulate attack
PlayStation Plus members interested in Dust 514 will be able to take part in a two week long closed beta period that’s just been announced by CCP. It’ll run from 21 August to 4 September and coincides with an update that cunningly merges the forthcoming game with CCP’s ongoing Eve Online MMO. You can read … Read morePlayStation Plus members get a closed Dust 514 beta event
CCP Games has finally introduced the option of paying for a montly EVE Online subscription in pounds sterling. A month pass will set you back £9.99. Previously, British players were forced to pay in Euros. The ability to pay in British Pounds results in roughly a 20% price reduction to play the sci-fi MMO. At present, … Read morePay for EVE Online in pounds sterling, get 20% off