CCP News


EVE Online introduces 60-day friend trials

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 30, 2011 7:00am PST

A few days' trial period is usually plenty of time to get a fair feel for most MMOs--"Collect ten wolf hearts/spleens/toes"--but not for the space oddity of EVE Online, so developer CCP's experimenting with a 60-day friend trial.


EVE Online: Crucible launches November 29

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 16, 2011 3:15pm PST

EVE Online's next expansion, Crucible, will be available on November 29th, developer CCP has announced.


"I might look into it, I've been thinking about getting back into eve and transitioning from PvE ..."

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World of Darkness team 'significantly reduced,' CCP to focus on EVE

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 19, 2011 1:30pm PDT

EVE Online developer CCP has announced that it is laying off 20% of its staff and redoubling its focus on EVE development. World of Darkness will experience the brunt of most of the cuts.


"I for one, am happy with this development. EvE should be absolutely first, and in the state its ..."

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CCP CEO apologises for EVE Online fan 'estrangement'

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 06, 2011 12:30pm PDT

The CEO of EVE Online developer CCP has apologized for leaving fans upset with the company's focus on the new player avatar side to the detriment of the core pew pew Internet spaceships fun.


"I play EVE on and off, mostly off. Nowadays I really only play when they send me yet another ..."

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EVE Online microtransactions no threat, community reps conclude

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 04, 2011 9:30am PDT

EVE Online players have nothing to fear from microtransactions, its player-elected liason body the Council of Stellar Management has concluded, following an emergency meeting with developer CCP Games.


"https://forums.eveonline.com/default.aspx?g=posts&t=6590 EVE players need new things to do, not ..."

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A teasing peek at the future of EVE Online

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 28, 2011 1:00pm PDT

A glorious new vision for the future of EVE Online and DUST 514 has been unveiled, though don't go counting CCP's chickens just yet.


"I wish they would fix the bounty system to go with this. One idea I heard was to destroy an isk ..."

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Report: CCP's World of Darkness MMO Teased at Fan Event, Due No Sooner Than 2012

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 27, 2010 6:19am PDT

EVE Online developer CCP Games has shed a little dimmed, moody light on World of Darkness, its mysterious MMO adaptation of White Wolf's...


"i doubt this will be like WoW. Think EVE but with avatars instead of ships and abilities instead ..."

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EVE Dev Unveils New Console Game Studio

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 29, 2010 6:20am PDT

EVE Online developer CCP today announced it has opened a new studio in Newcastle, England, focused on console game development and assisting on...


"The console exclusive crap is utter bullshit. I love the idea of this game, and was a beta ..."

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DUST 514 Trailer, EVE Nerdcore Music Vid Released

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 09, 2009 9:40am PDT

EVE Online developer CCP has officially released the first trailer for its console MMO-FPS hybrid Dust 514, previously seen only only in shakycam footage. DUST's infantry and vehicular co


"PC and XBOX gamers unite to dominate space! How can this possibly work? All those trolls and ..."

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EVE Dev Unveils Console MMO-FPS 'DUST 514'

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 18, 2009 3:56am PDT

The universe of EVE Online will spread to consoles in an MMO-FPS hybrid named DUST 514, developer CCP announced today at the Game Developers...


"That seems pretty reasonable. I guess that just assumes they have the game up and running ..."

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Report: World of Darkness MMO Launching in 2010

By Nick Breckon, Jan 19, 2009 4:08pm PST

The MMO based on White Wolf's World of Darkness vampire/werewolf franchise is scheduled to launch in 2010, according to CCP financial documents...


"Really hope white-wolf gives us a good game again! Been waiting for something else since Bloodlines!"

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Economy Might Force EVE Online Dev. Out of Iceland

By Chris Faylor, Dec 23, 2008 4:35pm PST

Ever-worsening economic conditions may force EVE Online and World of Darkness MMO developer CCP to relocate its main operations outside of...


"Scandanavian women are stupid-hot. I've always wanted to go to Iceland anyway, maybe I'll head ..."

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