No World Of Darkness MMO As Well As More Layoffs In The Industry – @AggroGamer News
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No World Of Darkness MMO As Well As More Layoffs In The Industry – @AggroGamer News

AggroGamer: “It has been over two years now since we last heard about the World Of Darkness MMO and any updates. In fact the last time we heard about anything for this game was that it was definitely still in the works and that we should be expecting it. This straight from the Senior Producer’s ... Read More»
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Largest Online Battle in Eve Online History Contained Over 4,000 Players
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Largest Online Battle in Eve Online History Contained Over 4,000 Players

More than 4,000 players took to Eve Online last night to take part in the game’s largest ever battle between two of the game’s biggest factions, TEST Alliance and the CFC. The battle lasted around five hours and claimed around 2,900 ships. The CFC eventually won the battle and sent TEST fleeing from the region. ... Read More»
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$8,000 Eve Online Ship Destroyed in Battle
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$8,000 Eve Online Ship Destroyed in Battle

The Revenant Supercarrier is one of the rarest and most valuable ships in Eve Online, so rare that there is believed to be only three in the whole game, well two now that one of them has been destroyed. The ship is worth around 300 billion ISK (the game’s currency), which equates to around $8,000 in real-money. ... Read More»
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DUST 514 Uprising 1.2 Update Coming Next Week
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DUST 514 Uprising 1.2 Update Coming Next Week

CCP has announced that the next update for DUST 514 known as Uprising 1.2 is going live next week and will signal the beginning of a monthly content update schedule. “We have decided to move into a faster, more iterative update cycle,” the developer said. “This is unique in the console space, only possible because ... Read More»
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CCP Offers Eve Online Players 50K Skill Points for DDoS Attack
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CCP Offers Eve Online Players 50K Skill Points for DDoS Attack

CCP games is offering all EVE Online players 50,000 skill points as an apology for the server downtime suffered as the result of a DDoS attack over the weekend. According to the developer, this was the ”longest downtime in quite a while,” and as a result CCP believed that players were owed something, despite it not ... Read More»
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Eve Online and Dust 514 Servers Taken Offline Following DDoS Attack
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Eve Online and Dust 514 Servers Taken Offline Following DDoS Attack

CCP has been forced to take its Tranquility server cluster, which hosts Eve Online, Dust 514, and some web services, offline following a ”significant and sustained distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack.” The developer initially re-opened the servers following the attack, but decided to take them back down in order to investigate the issue and perform ”an exhaustive scan ... Read More»
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Dust 514: New Mercenary, Veteran and Elite Packs Available to Celebrate Launch
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Dust 514: New Mercenary, Veteran and Elite Packs Available to Celebrate Launch

Dust 514 is finally our of beta and to celebrate CCP has released three new purchasable packs for the game, Mercenary, Veteran, and Elite. The Mercenary Pack will set you back $19.99 and includes boosters, weapons, and dropsuits. The $49.99 Veteran Pack includes both active and passive boosters, a light attack vehicle, and over 200 ... Read More»
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Dust 514′s Uprising Update Now Live
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Dust 514′s Uprising Update Now Live

Dust 514‘s massive Uprising patch is now live and available to download, revamping the game’s skill system, improving graphics, plus much more. This massive patch goes live just one week ahead of the game’s official launch on May 14, when a few more changes will made to the game. You can check out some of ... Read More»
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Dust 514 Official Release Date Announced
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Dust 514 Official Release Date Announced

CCP has announced the official release date of its Eve Online universe shooter Dust 514. The game has been in open beta since January, but is almost ready for an official release. The game will release exclusively for PlayStation 3 on May 14. Before this on May 6 the game’s biggest update yet, titled Uprising, ... Read More»
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EVE Online’s “day in the universe” visual experience detailed as MoMA games exhibit opens
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EVE Online’s “day in the universe” visual experience detailed as MoMA games exhibit opens

EVE Online will become part of the Museum of Modern Art’s permanent collection as part of its new Applied Design installation. EVE is just one of fourteen video games which will be on display at the New York City museum through January 31, 2014. For its portion of the exhibit, CCP Games created a “day ... Read More»
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World of Darkness MMO being played internally at CCP
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World of Darkness MMO being played internally at CCP

CCP has said its World of Darkness MMO is being played internally at the studio. According to CEO Hilmar Veigar Pétursson, EVE Fanfest attendees in April will even get a “tiny” piece of the title. “[Development] is going on very nicely, w’re playing it internally at CCP. It’s actually a problem that some of our ... Read More»
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EvE Online passes 500,000 subscriber milestone
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EvE Online passes 500,000 subscriber milestone

EvE Online has defied the trend of MMOs going free-to-play by smashing through the 500,000 subscriber milestone. As EvE enters its second decade, the game’s global subscriber numbers spiked as a result of CCP’s latest game update ‘Retribution’. The content lets you place bounties on other player’s heads, sparking skirmishes, betrayal and other conflicts across ... Read More»
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DUST 514 trailer hypes MMO features
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DUST 514 trailer hypes MMO features

DUST 514 may be a shooter, but its ties to EVE Online mean it’s just as much a political battlefield as the sprawling sci-fi MMO. This trailer does an excellent job of making that clear. EVE Online corporations can hire DUST 514 players to damage enemy interests or protect their own, and provide support via ... Read More»
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EVE Online patched to rebalance Tier 1 ships
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EVE Online patched to rebalance Tier 1 ships

CCP has patched EVE Online, overhauling the user interface and module system, adding the skill Armor Honeycombing, and enacting some art tweaks. That’s all well and good, but the update also rebalances nine more Tier 1 ships, so expect the usual roars of outrage over nerfing and overpowered buffing. Full patch notes are available on ... Read More»
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Crytek, CCP see F2P future for next-gen consoles
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Crytek, CCP see F2P future for next-gen consoles

Both Crytek and CCP expect Sony and Microsoft to be more open to non-traditional business models with new platforms. Both platform holders have made cautious explorations of the freemium sphere, with Sony notably embracing CCP’s Dust 514, which is not only free-to-play but interacts with PC MMO EVE Online, both unthinkable concepts in the PlayStation ... Read More»
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