Entries in 'ccp' (20)

CCP cancels World of Darkness, reduces staff

CCP cancels World of Darkness, reduces staff

Eve Online and Dust 514 developer CCP has announced the cancellation of its MMO World of Darkness, as well as a reduction in staff.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 15th 2014 at 4:05AM in News
Ex-CCP design director joins Bigpoint

Ex-CCP design director joins Bigpoint

Eve Online and Dust 514 designer Craig Scott has joined free-to-play studio Bigpoint to take the reigns on a new unannounced MMO.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 24th 2014 at 9:45PM in News
A broader future for CCP's EVE Online universe

A broader future for CCP's EVE Online universe

It’s an unwritten rule that all articles about Eve Online must start by waxing lyrical about ‘real stories’ from the game’s universe.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 28th 2013 at 2:46PM in News
GAME plans to conquer 30 per cent of online games retail in the latest issue of MCV

GAME plans to conquer 30 per cent of online games retail in the latest issue of MCV

Gamescom Dailies not enough for you? Fear not – you can download your weekly dose of MCV right here.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 23rd 2013 at 2:46PM in News

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EA free-to-play boss joins Eve Online developers CCP

EA free-to-play boss joins Eve Online developers CCP

EA Play4Free VP Sean Decker has joined Eve Online and Dust 514 developer CCP as senior VP of product development.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 1:52PM in News
Free-to-play shooter Dust 514 finally gets PS3 release date

Free-to-play shooter Dust 514 finally gets PS3 release date

Eve-themed shooter Dust 514 finally has a release date on PS3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 1st 2013 at 3:07PM in News
Will free-to-play console games lead the next generation?

Will free-to-play console games lead the next generation?

We’re days away from learning more about how the next generation of consoles will take shape – and developers predict free-to-play games will be at the heart of it.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 18th 2013 at 12:59PM in News
EVE and Dust 514 to merge servers tomorrow

EVE and Dust 514 to merge servers tomorrow

CCP will tomorrow merge its established PC MMO EVE and experimental PS3 shooter Dust 514 tomorrow.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 9th 2013 at 12:13PM in News

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What does free-to-play mean for retail?

What does free-to-play mean for retail?

There’s no hiding the impact that digital games is having on retail.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 8th 2012 at 9:27AM in News
MCV digital edition goes free-to-play

MCV digital edition goes free-to-play

This week's MCV is now available to view online – and it is absolutely free.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Nov 1st 2012 at 9:47AM in News
EVE trials virtual currency for graphics card offer

EVE trials virtual currency for graphics card offer

Online players accrue an insane amount of in-game currency and now CCP is giving it customers the chance to use this to buy PC hardware.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 27th 2012 at 11:24AM in News
Dust 514 WILL be free to download

Dust 514 WILL be free to download

Developer CCP has had a change of heart and confirmed that Dust 514 will be completely free to play.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2012 at 9:19AM in News

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'Virtual items policy' in the works for PS3

'Virtual items policy' in the works for PS3

Sony Computer Entertainment is negotiating an in-game currency policy for all virtual items traded on PS3, the CEO of CCP Games has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 23rd 2012 at 2:34PM in News
EVE Online Crucible expansion out this month

EVE Online Crucible expansion out this month

Players will be able to download the 15th free expansion pack for PC space MMO EVE Online on November 29th.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Nov 17th 2011 at 10:48AM in News
CCP says Dust 514 will challenge established console models

CCP says Dust 514 will challenge established console models

Dust 514 for PS3 aims to revolutionise the console landscape by further opening up the closed platform to the internet, CCP’s VP of business developer Thor Gunnarsson has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2011 at 9:44AM in News
CCP: Dust 514 is the biggest multiplayer FPS

CCP: Dust 514 is the biggest multiplayer FPS

Upcoming downloadable PS3 shooter Dust 514 will be the largest in its genre, says developer CCP Games.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 11th 2011 at 10:48AM in News

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Dust 514 will demand upfront “cover charge”

Dust 514 will demand upfront “cover charge”

CCP’s experimental console shooter Dust 514 won’t be quite as free-to-play at launch as we had come to expect.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2011 at 1:10PM in News
EVE players lash out at CCP

EVE players lash out at CCP

Icelandic studio CCP Games is being threatened with as much as $1 million in lost subscription revenues, as uproar over the company’s microtransactions policy intensifies.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 28th 2011 at 1:04PM in News
CCP reveals ‘newbie’ EVE Online SKU

CCP reveals ‘newbie’ EVE Online SKU

Ever fancied trying your hand at EVE Online but been scared off by having to start from scratch in a game universe that’s been developing for years? If the answer’s ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 13th 2010 at 10:17AM in News
CCP unveils EVE on consoles

CCP unveils EVE on consoles

CCP's Hilmar Veigar Petursson unveiled the studios's latest ambition at GDC Europe today - a new project called Dust 514 which bridges the gap between FPS and MMO audiences.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2009 at 12:43PM in News