CCP Games reveals EVE Online’s content roadmap, consequential storytelling, enhancements to the new player experience, a new expansion set for Q4 2022, and Microsoft Excel integration
Reykjavík, Iceland – May 6, 2021 –CCP Games today shared a set of narrative-driven updates on the horizon for spacefaring MMO EVE Onlineduring the 2022 EVE Fanfest Keynote. The introduction of arcs will evolve the Quadrants initiative into a multi-year journey, starting by bringing EVE’s four NPC Empires to the forefront with the addition of consequential story events. An expansion finale to the very first arc will be released in Q4 2022. CCP also continues to invest in future generations of Capsuleers with enhancements to its new player experience, and is set to welcome more players to its iconic MMO with the introduction of a localized Spanish client in late 2022. In addition, CCP announced a partnership with Microsoft that will allow Capsuleers to export data from EVE Online directly into Excel.
BITKRAFT Ventures, Galaxy Interactive, Lilith Games and Gaingels join round to drive development of cloud-native tech and sandbox MMO game, led by Raph Koster and Eric Goldberg
SAN MARCOS, Calif. – April 20, 2022 – Playable Worlds announced today that it has secured over $25 million in Series B funding, led by Korean video game publisher Kakao Games Corp., a subsidiary of Kakao, and with participation from return investors BITKRAFT Ventures and Galaxy Interactive. New investors Lilith Games and Gaingels also joined the round, which follows a $10 million Series A in 2020. This strategic investment will be used to drive Playable Worlds’ talent recruitment and fund its cloud-native sandbox MMO game currently in development.
Warp into New Eden on January 13 and challenge Doctor Who’s DALEKS in the first major cross IP collaboration in EVE Online history
REYKJAVÍK – January 4, 2022 – CCP Games and BBC Studios have joined forces for EVE Online x Doctor Who, an original crossover event between the beloved action-adventure series Doctor Who and the free-to-play deep space-faring MMO EVE Online. Universes will collide as Capsuleers and Whovians face the Daleks together in massive space battles in EVE Online x Doctor Who starting 13 January until 1 February.
MILWAUKIE, Ore., (December, 2021), In 2014, Dark Horse Comics and CCP Games brought to life new stories from the world of EVE Online for fans across the globe to enjoy. Now, Dark Horse is pleased to continue that partnership with EVE Online: Capsuleer Chronicles new four-issue miniseries from the universe of EVE, launching digitally on December 1, 2021.
CCP Games works to create a COVID-19 safe event in the city of Reykjavik, tickets on sale now
REYKJAVÍK – November 4, 2021 – CCP Games today announced that EVE Fanfest will return to Reykjavík, Iceland on May 5 – 8, 2022. The first in-person EVE convention to take place since the EVE Invasion World Tour in 2019, EVE Fanfest 2022 is going back to its roots and will be held at the iconic Laugardalshöll Sport Center, home to classic Fanfests as well as this year’s League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational and Championship. Early Bird tickets are available now at a discounted price of $150 USD until sold out. Afterward, standard tickets will be available for $295 USD.
The flagship MMORPG from CCP Games is one of the first games optimized for the powerful performance of the M1 chip for Mac
REYKJAVÍK – October 13th, 2021 – CCP Games today announced that EVE Online, the hit sci-fi spaceship MMO enjoyed by more than 24 million players, is now available natively on Mac. Mac users can download the deep spacefaring MMO game for free and join a growing community of interstellar pioneers in the vast star cluster of New Eden.
In 18 years of rigorous growth, EVE Online has welcomed more than 24 million pilots who have destroyed more than 91 million ships across New Eden
REYKJAVÍK – September 23rd, 2021 – CCP Games today announced that EVE Online, the deep spacefaring MMO, is now available on the Epic Games Store. Epic users can warp into EVE Online for free and join the growing community enjoying unrivaled freedom to forge their own path in the vast star cluster of New Eden.
The living website offers insightful videos, guides, and articles to help Capsuleers embark on their intergalactic journey after completing the tutorial
Reykjavík, Iceland – June 13, 2021 – Today, CCP Games – creator of the player-driven spacefaring MMOEVE Online – officially launched EVE Academy, a resource website designed to assist new players forge their own path in New Eden after completing the game’s tutorial. EVE Academy houses key information about the MMO’s available career paths in one easily navigable location. It is localized in English, German, Russian, French, and Japanese, which are languages natively supported in EVE Online.