It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!
CCP, the maker of EVE Online have announced that their expansion, Revelations was released without issue on the "massive Tranquility super-computer cluster" on the 28th (Tuesday).
EVE Online: Revelations
CCP Announces Major Expansion to EVE Online
REYKJAVIK, ICELAND - November 30th, 2006 - CCP, the world's largest independent game developer, today announced that EVE Online®: Revelations was successfully released on the massive Tranquility super-computer cluster on Tuesday, November 28th. The large scale upgrade took 24 hours to complete and went through without any technical problems. The new expansion is available free of charge to all EVE players.
"Revelations is an extraordinarily massive expansion. Not only will it make it a great deal easier for new players to join the world of EVE Online but the more experienced inhabitants of EVE will also see some drastic changes in warfare operations, in direct trading, exploration and socialization." said Magnus Bergsson, CMO of CCP. "With gamers becoming more sophisticated and wanting a deeper and more rewarding gaming experience, we believe that through our continued development we rise to the challenge to meet increasingly sophisticated customer demand."
Revelations, previously code-named "Kali", is a large-scale expansion and among the more noticeable features are:
"Revelations is by far our biggest expansion to date. Compared to when we launched the game, we have five times as many employees at CCP contributing to the continuing evolution of EVE Online,&says Nathan Richardsson, Senior Producer at CCP. "We have years of material and improvements lined up for EVE, and Revelations is a good example of what can be achieved with this increased production capacity. This is just the beginning."
EVE Online®: Revelations is the first in series of three expansions that will lead up to the final chapter of Revelations that will among other things bring factional warfare to empire space.
Some additional features in EVE Online®: Revelations are:
The new expansion may be downloaded from the EVE Online web site free of charge at http://www.eve-online.com. CCP is also releasing a new trailer for the new expansion and can be viewed http://ccp.vo.llnwd.net/o2/video/2/EVERevelationsTrailer.wmv
For more on EVE Online click here.