Video Game News
EVE Online History Book Surpasses Kickstarter Goal
Shortly into the Kickstarter for a detailed history book about the digital life and times of CCP Games' ever-evolving galactic MMO, EVE Online, the project reached its goal and then doubled it.
DUST 514 Trailer Calls In Airstrike
CCP Games has released a new trailer for their PS3 multiplayer shooter DUST 514. The trailer focuses on the interaction between Dust 514 and CCP Games' other MMO EVE Online.
EVE Online Odyssey Expansion Pack Announced
CCP has announced that the 19th expansion pack for EVE Online is coming and it's called Odyssey. The new expansion is set for release on June 4th. The team has made a number of improvements to the game and the expansion brings a number of new tools and resources to the EVE Online experience.
DUST 514 Won't Be Released This Year
The public launch for DUST 514 won't happen this year. Developer CCP Games has confirmed that the closed beta for the PS3-exclusive MMO shooter will be running until 2013 so that all of the game's "rough edges" can be smoothed out.
EVE Online: Retribution Coming In December
CCP Games announced this weekend that they're releasing another expansion pack for their starship-based MMO EVE Online by the end of the year. Retribution, the game's 18th expansion pack, will be available for free in December.
Libya Embassy Victim Honored By EVE Online Community
One of the victims of the attack on the American Embassy in Libya was State Department official Sean Smith. In addition to being a husband and father of two, Smith was a long-time EVE Online player. Today, as news broke of his death, fellow players paid their respects.
Dust 514 Is A World That You Build
A new developer diary was released for the upcoming first-person shooter MMO, Dust 514. Many people may have already been informed that it coincides with CCP's other MMO, EVE Online, but what you probably didn't know is that if you lose in Dust you can lose in EVE.
Dust 514 Beta Registration Now Open For PS3 Gamers
CCP announced today that the official beta registration for their upcoming integrated first-person shooting MMO, Dust 514, is now open. The game is a PS3 exclusive, which means that you'll need to hop onto your PSN (or SEN) account for a chance to play the game during beta.
EVE Online Designer: People Like Boring Stuff
EVE Online is one of the most successful MMO's in the world, but not because it's simply more exciting than other games, though. Lead designer Kristoffer Touborg says that the "boring" aspects of the game are part of its appeal, too.
Dust 514 Will Be Free-To-Play On PS3
CCP has announced that the PlayStation 3 MMOFPS exclusive, Dust 514, will be free-to-play at launch. The game will directly tie into the EVE Online universe and gamers won't have to pay a dime to join the battle.
DUST 514 Vehicles Previewed
DUST 514, the upcoming PS3/Vita MMOFPS, will let players get behind the wheel of various land and air vehicles. Today CCP Games announced some of the details about how these vehicles will fit into the game.
Video Game Community Managers: It's Like Being On The Front-Line
A new article has surfaced over at GamaSutra detailing what it means to be a community manager in today's climate of video games. The job was adequately described by Insomniac Games vet, James Stevenson, as being on the front-line
World Of Darkness MMO Team Significantly Reduced
It seems CCP overextended itself by trying to develop DUST 514 and a World of Darkness MMO at the same time that they're maintaining EVE Online. They've decided to scale back development of their WoD game.
DUST 514 Has Small Cover Charge, May Go Free-To-Play
In lieu of charging a subscription, CCP Games' MMOFPS DUST 514 will require players to shell out a small "cover charge." This fee will then be given back to you as in-game currency.
EVE Online: Incarna 1.0 Now Live
Today CCP Games released the Incarna 1.0 update for EVE Online. Incarna is the 15th expansion for the sci-fi MMO.