EVE Online

PC, MAC / RPG / Release: May 6, 2003 / ESRB: T

EVE Online seeks fan help for MoMA exhibition

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 04, 2012 8:15am PST

Let's set aside the tedious debate over whether or not games are art and skip to a practical question: how would you display a game as a piece of art? Simply leaving the game running for visitors to play won't mean anything to people who aren't game-literate, especially if i...


EVE Online: Retribution expansion announced for December

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 01, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Space-jerkface sandbox simulator EVE Online's eighteenth free expansion is to focus loosely on crime and punishment, developer CCP has announced. 'Retribution' will launch on December 4, with a grab-bag of changes ranging from new ships to a revamped bounty hunting system to...


CCP outlines Dust/EVE integration features in next update

By Steve Watts, Sep 13, 2012 1:15pm PDT

Dust 514 is getting a major update soon that will open up Corporations to cross-platform functionality.


CCP rolls back players' profits from EVE exploit

By John Keefer, Jun 29, 2012 9:30am PDT

Five players who made trillions of ISK via an EVE Online game exploit will have their accounts rolled back by CCP to remove the ill-gotten gains. They will remain in good standing, however, since they did report the exploit, albeit two weeks late.


EVE Online Goons manipulate war for staggering profit

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 22, 2012 4:00pm PDT

EVE Online's unforgiving nature may put many off the MMO, but it produces some cracking stories for us all to enjoy. The notorious Goonswarm have pulled another astonishing caper, manipulating galactic war and the markets to supposedly earn absurd amounts of money.


EVE Online cautiously adding new avatar clothes

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 18, 2012 11:00am PDT

EVE developer CCP is cautiously adding new avatar clothing to the spaceships MMO in tomorrow's Inferno 1.1 update, but clearly hoping to avoid another right royal stink over virtual item sales like we saw last year.


EVE Online 'Inferno' expansion available now

By Steve Watts, May 22, 2012 5:00pm PDT

EVE Online's "Inferno" update has hit today, offering a host of new features and improvements.


EVE Online 'Inferno' update launches next week

By Alice O'Connor, May 14, 2012 6:30am PDT

The next free 'expansion' for EVE Online is preparing to blast off, with the countdown on for May 22. 'Inferno' doesn't bring many huge new features, but it's another fine bag of fixes, tweaks, updates and changes.


EVE Online celebrating 9th birthday with player gifts

By Steve Watts, May 01, 2012 12:45pm PDT

CCP has detailed a set of gifts that EVE Online players will be able to choose from when the game celebrates its 9th birthday later this week.


CCP gives blessing to EVE Online economy attack

By Steve Watts, Apr 27, 2012 9:30am PDT

CCP is allowing a large-scale, economy-wrecking campaign to go forward in EVE Online tomorrow, claiming that intervening would go against their game's principles.


DUST 514 preview

By Alan Tsang, Apr 18, 2012 9:00am PDT

DUST's ambitious cross-platform integration with EVE Online means nothing if the game isn't enticing as a shooter. We get our first hands-on.


World of Darkness and more at EVE Fanfest 2012

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 27, 2012 6:15am PDT

EVE Online developer CCP gave the first in-game-ish peek at World of Darkness at its annual Fanfest event over the weekend, also trickling out new details on the MMO. And, of course, there's new information on EVE's next expansion and Dust 514 too.


EVE Online Fanfest 2012 kicks off today

By John Keefer, Mar 22, 2012 2:00pm PDT

Three days of EVE Online events and gaming information kicks off today at the top of the world in Iceland, with live streaming of the event available in case you aren't on GMT.


Dust 514 will be free-to-play, no 'cover charge'

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 05, 2012 10:15am PST

As CCP winds up to launch Dust 514 later this year, it's given the business model a shake-up. The PlayStation 3-exclusive EVE Online tie-in FPS will be entirely free-to-play, turning away from previous plans for a "cover charge."


EVE Online aiming to become less newbie-terrifying

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 17, 2012 3:00pm PST

Much like Dwarf Fortress, space MMO EVE Online can be an absolute treat to hear tales from but an absolute pig to get into yourself. As part of its renewed commitment to Internet spaceships, CCP is working to make it less intimidating to new players.