I believe most gamers subscribe to the idea that gold farmers are bad for an online game, especially if this game has a strong in-game economy of its own.
I fell victim to this train of thought,... by Larry Everett4 months ago
Communities are complicated. People are complicated. Running a community can be one of the most difficult, but also one of the most rewarding, things to do in gaming. And the truth of the matter... by Larry Everett5 months ago
Blizzard has introduced an option to play the game for free. While they promised they were not planning on going completely free-to-play any time soon, they are going to make the game, potentially... by Landon Sommer6 months ago
It is hard to be a gamer, and even harder to be a PC gamer, without having at least heard of CCP Games's critically-acclaimed massively multiplayer EVE Online. Ever since its descent on the... by Stephanie Tang1 year ago
This year's PAX East was graced with our Next Gen MMO panel! It was epic fun and quite interesting.
Thanks to our great panelists (from left to right on stage):
Stephan Frost (Design Producer,... by Rothalack1 year ago
Apologies for the (formerly*) shamelessly misleading clickbait title, but the pun was so terrible it was too good not to use.
(*GameSkinny's morally upstanding editors have ruined my trolling fun... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
[Continuing on from EVE: A Game Played By Losers]
Most frequently, EVE's mainstream press headlines feature huge fleet clashes between the vast territory-holding player alliances in the depths of... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
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 Westhorpe2 years ago
What is an MMORTS?
MMORTS stands for Massively Multiplayer Online Real Time Strategy Game. For so long have people around the world waited for this game: Novus Aeterno. It might just usher in a... by DTebbs872 years ago
It may be blue skies, gentle snow, and two successive weeks of console launches here in North America, but if you've taken a peek at the rest of the world recently, the news is not nearly so... by Stephanie Tang2 years ago
Rubicon is practically here, and the name is apt. EVE Online has been an entity all to itself in the worldwide digital community for years, giving players the freedom to truly do essentially... by Wokendreamer2 years 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 Westhorpe2 years 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 Westhorpe2 years ago
CCP Games always delivers a good video, and the Rubicon expansion trailer is no exception.
Laying out the groundwork for the pirate factions of New Eden to turn up the heat on the established... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
Every year since 2004, Iceland's capital of Reykjavik has been besieged by internet spaceship enthusiasts. The locals, as well as much of the wider video game industry, find themselves scratching... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
The impending Rubicon expansion (Nov 19th) certainly seems to be a positive step toward a brighter, more accessible future for EVE Online, whilst continuing to appease the entrenched “bittervets”... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
The Mobile Depot is a real game changer in terms of empowering independent players, really amplifying the value of the new multi-role Sisters of Eve ships (as well as the Tech 3 strategic cruisers... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
The development of new pirate faction technology is spearheaded by the pair of striking new ships being introduced: the Astero frigate and the Stratios cruiser, both of which are designed for... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago
Clandestine Ghost Sites are new, randomly occurring sites in space which harbour “dangerous and clandestine experiments” conducted by New Eden's frontier organisations (ie. the outlaws and... by Mat Westhorpe2 years ago