Play news EVE Online Fanfest 2022: a more accessible future for new players and more concrete for veterans?
After several years, the famous Fanfest of fans of the massive multiplayer online space role-playing game from Icelandic CCP, EVE Online, is back. The opportunity for JV to take a tour of the place to attend the conference and understand the evolution of this futuristic universe, which wants to be more and more open …
That is why Fanfest 2022 is currently taking place in Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. This is the annual event dedicated to the online gaming community PCB, EVE Online, released on May 6, 2003 on PC, 19 years ago. Before the twentieth anniversary of this title, it was therefore important to put the record in place and convey the message that this game is still here for a long timebut not only …
New players in New Eden
Keynote on EVE Online was thus an opportunity to remind that the game has been available for several years and that it is time to review certain things for attract or retain new players. The self-study review has already partially taken place and will follow newcomers through a multi-act script story, Arcs, with prominent protagonists to better immerse the players. In addition, there is a system of talents and specialties that is much more digestible and easy to understand in order to be able to find your place more easily in this universe. In summary, it becomes easier to know what you want to do and how it is possible through quests with a clear goal. All of these will, of course, lead to changes in the global space and, above all, to the companies (understand the guilds) to integrate the great strategists of New Eden and execute grandiose strategies to better explore the galaxy. , control it and above all utilize it.
In this respect, the level of commitment required in EVE Online is colossal and requires a great deal of organization, both in terms of players and resources, in order to achieve its ambitions in the galaxy. And that’s why CCP announces a surprising partnership with Excel, yes the Microsoft software, to better process the data to get a clearer overview of your company’s assets, acquisitions and harvests. But this new option will also be applicable on the scale of a single player to properly manage his own food.
Easy to play, hard to master
Here’s a mantra that will remind you of something that should apply to EVE Online if one is to believe the developers of CCP. So if new players are going to be spoiled over the next few years, it’s the future, there’s no doubt about it, the veterans, understand very committed players, have not been forgotten, although their number crumbles over time. So they can soon enjoy a system to rework their talents to change their path and finally explore the universe in a different way. Good news that proves that no one should be forgotten over the next few years in EVE Online. Another important point to note, the factional wars will be renewed. The goal is to encourage action on battlefields that can last several weeks to capture more and more space. Thus, systems at war at the borders will become areas that are important enough for players to get there often and engage in combat … As you will have understood, player versus player confrontations still have a bright future ahead of them in EVE Online .
EVE Online is conquering the world
After rolling out on the Epic Games Store and Mac, EVE Online is gaining a foothold in Asia and coming soon, and it was a bit of one of the big announcements at the conference in Spanish. Suffice it to say that if some like to think that EVE Online is an old game at the end of its career, it seems more and more obvious that the future is moving at CCP. The arrival of the game in localized version to new territories always brings its share of beginners with it now becoming easier to train and get used to the function of the title with the new tutorial system and a much more comfortable user interface and above all, practical .
We end by stating that EVE Online will benefit from promising graphic enhancements and that the ability to customize its units and buildings is on the way. This should appeal to regulars. Finally, be aware that CCP’s massive multiplayer online role-playing game studies NFTs, but has absolutely no plans to use them in the game that the community clearly wants.
By AymericLalleeJournalist jeuxvideo.com