One day of Icelandic craziness resulted in EVE Online players raising $190,890 in aid of the relief effort taking place in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
The PLEX for GOOD... by Mat Westhorpe1 year ago
David Reid, CCP Games Chief Marketing Officer, was interviewed by BBC Radio's Adam Rosser on 12th November. They discussed EVE: Valkyrie and EVE Online's upcoming Rubicon expansion.
To listen to... by Mat Westhorpe1 year ago
Adam Rosser, BBC radio journalist and video game correspondent, recently caught up with CCP Games' chief marketing officer, David 'CCP Pokethulhu' Reid, to discuss the ongoing development of... by Mat Westhorpe1 year ago
Similar to the previous interview with the Software Director for CCP Games' EVE Universe properties, this interview first appeared in my blog back in September 2013. My blog no longer exists, but... by Poetic Stanziel1 year ago
This is the last of a three-part interview. You can read the second part here.
What does a normal day for CCP Explorer look like?
It normally starts fairly early with emails and video... by Poetic Stanziel1 year ago
This is the second of a three-part interview. You can read the first part here.
My understanding of agile development is fairly basic. I've never worked under the methodology, but have read... by Poetic Stanziel1 year ago
This email interview was conducted April 2013. It first appeared on my blog in early May 2013. I've since retired my blog, so I don't want these interviews to become unavailable. I believe these... by Poetic Stanziel1 year ago
Sci-fi MMO EVE Online's 20th free expansion, Rubicon, is less than a month away and the anticipation, acrimony and antagonism is already starting to rise amongst a fevered internet spaceship... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
This week saw CCP Games' ambitious free-to-play massively multiplayer shooter DUST 514 take some significant steps forward in their quest to sharpen their Playstation exclusive title.
New Guy at... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
Question: Why do some squads dig in when challenged while others splinter with the first signs of stress?
Answer: Interaction of the psychological forces at the personal level and squad level can... by Lioso Cadelanne2 years ago
New players entering the EVE Universe might notice that, beyond its celestial battlefields filled with star-kissed psychopaths, there are countless references to an incredibly well-realised... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
[Alternative subtitle: No, I'm not pleased to see you, that's a Nanite Injector in my pocket and I have no idea how to get it out.]
23rd September 2013, Monday Afternoon:
Another opportunity... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
In April of this year, a plucky team of video journalists travelled to Iceland, their mission to study the strange phenomenon that is EVE Fanfest and gain a greater understanding of the culture of... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
My first experience of DUST 514: Uprising has been a mixed bag.
I wasn't expecting a perfect gaming experience - the mediocre critical reception DUST 514 received on release and my previous... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
I'd experienced enough in my first two DUST 514 matches to realise I'd probably benefit from using something other than that bog-standard starter kits. One of DUST 514's strengths is the... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
17th September 2013: It's mid afternoon. The wife and baby are out seeing friends and won't be back for hours. I've stayed behind to “work”. There was probably some laundry or something I should... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
DUST 514 is all about territory--and I don't just mean within its game world.
Despite the pioneering cross-platform shooter being linked into the interstellar conflict that drives EVE Online,... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
[This is Part Three of our full transcription of Crossing Zebras' audio interview with Jon "CCP Unifex" Lander, temporary Executive Producer of EVE: Valkyrie. Part One can be found here.]
Xander:... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
[This is Part Two of our full transcription of Crossing Zebras' audio interview with Jon "CCP Unifex" Lander, temporary Executive Producer of EVE: Valkyrie. Part One can be found here.]
Xander:... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
EVE: Valkyrie looks to be the killer app for Oculus Rift. The space dogfighting tech demo was first unveiled as E-VR at EVE Fanfest in April this year and has since gone on to literally turn heads... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago