EVE: Valkyrie New Year Challenge – You Dared to Rise
At the start of the new year we gave you the EVE: Valkyrie New Year Challenge featuring a bunch of tough tasks to complete and we must say, we are
At the start of the new year we gave you the EVE: Valkyrie New Year Challenge featuring a bunch of tough tasks to complete and we must say, we are mightily impressed by some of the action you’ve sent us so far.
Welcome to the second part of our feature exploring the ways in which the CCP Newcastle team went about creating and honing EVE: Valkyrie into the balanced multi-player, multi-mode dogfighting
Attempting to develop an online multi-player videogame on any platform is no slight task. Thanks to more than a decade of experience in doing so with EVE Online, the team here at CCP Games is in a
It was a big ask, but boy did you respond. In the lead-up to the holiday season we asked you to take time out from playing games, shopping, and doing all that family-related nonsense and make
We’re already aware that our EVE: Valkyrie pilots are a passionate group but some of them have gone the extra mile and put themselves through the ordeal of having needles stuck in their skin to
Who could have guessed that the hard-bitten pilot who ‘offs’ Guristas without a second thought each and every evening during epic EVE: Valkyrie sessions can be found, the very next day, donning an
Any artistic endeavour, any work of literature, music, theatre or film starts in the same place. With empty space. A clean white sheet of paper or a blank screen on which the enviably creative people
It’s time, once again, to meet one of New Eden’s most familiar faces. On this occasion, it’s ace pilot Anska. She’s an avid flyer, a specialist in support class ships, an active member of the EVE:
Like a chat-up line in a romantic situation, depending on how and when you deploy your missiles they can be devastatingly effective and seal the deal or utterly useless and leave you vulnerable and
If we learned anything from 2016 it’s that EVE Online and EVE: Valkyrie players are bubbling over with enthusiasm and work hard to maintain a vibrant community and busy schedule of EVE-related,
We know we certainly had a great time over the holidays and it would seem our PlayStation VR-owning pilots did too. Via the magic of PS4Share they’ve been posting a host of highlights of their new
EVE: Valkyrie’s latest map, Gateway, is proving to be something of a hit with the pilots of New Eden. If you’re new to the game you might want a few tips on how best to exploit this complex and
Welcome to our first pilot profile of 2017. On this occasion we’re pinging a few questions in the direction of Gigai, an experienced Valkyrie pilot who makes an enormous contribution to the community
Even if you only recently joined the ranks of the Valkyrie over the holiday period you’ve now had a decent amount of flying hours to polish those piloting moves so it’s time to put your skillz to the
Are you new to EVE: Valkyrie? Wondering what that picture of a kick-ass guitar is doing there? If so we would urge you to head over to our official Forums and get yourself an account immediately.
It’s always nice to start a new year with good intentions and a snappy new outfit. Both in the real world and in EVE: Valkyrie nothing sets you on the right path like being freshly suited and booted.
2016 has been an exhilarating time for those of us lucky enough to be inhabitants of New Eden. The Valkyrie family just keeps getting bigger and bigger so now is, we think, the perfect time to take a
It’s at this time of year that many people like to reflect on their behaviour over the previous 12 months and vow to make a few adjustments for the better. It’s a fine sentiment, so we thought we
As we segue into a new year, it seems appropriate to put our pilots’ Valkyrie knowledge to the test. Try out our quiz and discover whether you are one of Valkyrie’s best or a work-in-progress.
A substantial part of what makes EVE: Valkyrie such a joy to be part of is the passionate and active player community that has built up around the game. As we rush headlong into 2017, we wanted to
We’re going to take a wild stab in the dark and guess you’re reading this because you got some tasty new VR hardware and EVE: Valkyrie over the holidays... are we right? If so, you need to be
Today’s the day that all the planets are in alignment and you can get a whopping 33% off EVE: Valkyrie regardless of which VR platform you are playing on.
He’s one of the most active members – and best pilots – in the EVE: Valkyrie community. He’s a regular streamer and contributor to the forums and if you ever attend a public event with a Valkyrie
Experienced players will already know about salvage and its usefulness in EVE: Valkyrie, but for newcomers, it’s worth outlining exactly what it is and why you should be interested in it.
In case you’ve only just joined the ranks of the Valkyrie and missed our previous announcement, we are currently giving away an exclusive Sanguine Paint Job to anyone who plays the game from now up
OK, we confess. This article won’t help you to build an ‘actual’ warp gate, but it will give you some intriguing insights into CCP Newcastle’s thinking when they designed EVE: Valkyrie’s cool new
It’s less than two weeks since the new Gateway map went live but already New Eden’s finest pilots are getting to grips with this fascinating, and somewhat chilly, new environment. We spoke to ace
It’s always fascinating to see where our community of space pirates came from and what led them to become the galaxy’s hottest combatants, and this time we are chatting to none other than Nydwen.
Here at CCP Newcastle we find ourselves immensely blessed with a community of passionate, enthusiastic and creative fans for all our games, and that includes EVE: Valkyrie despite the game only being
When you’re not arranging a deep-space dust-up with friends we would urge you to take a little time to explore the Daily Challenges as there are several very good reasons to do so. Let’s take a look.
Welcome to the latest in our ongoing series of play guides in which one of New Eden’s foremost Valkyrie pilots imparts his wisdom to our newer recruits. In fact this one kicks off a whole new raft of
Back in October at the annual EVE Vegas event held at the Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino, the inaugural Tournament of Champions took place in which ace EVE: Valkyrie pilots from around the globe
It’s barely 48 hours since the launch of EVE: Valkyrie’s Gatecrash update but already the new Gateway map is proving to be a fascinating place to inhabit. We spoke to Lead Game Designer Andy Willans,
How do you go about creating a 3D environment in sound using only a set of headphones and more pertinently, how do you make it robust enough to sound convincing when the player is free to move in
The Gatecrash update has literally ‘gatecrashed’ the Valkyrie party and you can download it now. Here are four rock-solid reasons why you should do so.
The Gatecrash update is live and our faithful EVE: Valkyrie pilots finally get the chance to explore our new Gateway map. To celebrate the Gatecrash update we’ve arranged for one of our Double XP
Tomorrow’s the big day, pilots. The new Gatecrash update goes live and you get to try out the new Gateway map for the first time. You’ll no doubt have already had a look at the new trailer but we
Don’t even think about having an early night tonight. There’s a galactic event occurring this evening that you simply won’t want to miss. It's a live stream from the huge PlayStation Experience 2016
As December is now in full swing we thought it a good time to pluck another victim from his day job and place him in the role of a Valkyrie pilot. The reason we are doing it is to find out if that
We love our EVE: Valkyrie pilots. Not only do you loyal outlaws zip around New Eden causing havoc, but you also seem to be able to find the time to share your experiences with the rest of the
As we enter the first week of December it’s worth noting that this is a thrilling time for EVE: Valkyrie players in general and, when it comes to this weekend, PlayStation gamers in particular.
If you are a relatively new pilot and you and your online buddies are struggling to notch up the victories in team play, perhaps we can bring you a quantum of solace in the form of some top tips from
Would you like to get yourself a piece of Valkyrie's visual awesomeness? Head over to our media page and you’ll find a veritable Aladdin’s cave of screenshots, wallpapers and videos for your
his is for those of you who have just begun your life as a Valkyrie pilot. If you are taking your first nervous steps into combat, you need to know a little about the sorts of enemies you are going
It’s that time again when one of our best EVE: Valkyrie pilots gets dragged out blinking into the spotlight as we fire a bunch of questions at them. This time it’s a chap called SuperKev who, if
As any avid online gamer will tell you, the success or failure of any multiplayer shooter is, in large part, down to the strength of its map design. We caught up with level designer at CCP Newcastle,
If you’re a Vive owner and you’re thinking of diving into the wonderful world of space-based combat provided by EVE: Valkyrie you can capitalize on a great offer that’s running right now.
The EVE: Valkyrie community just keeps getting bigger and bigger. This year we have seen Valkyrie debut on Oculus Rift then roll out to PlayStation VR and HTC Vive. It’s taken a lot of work to get to
Did you know that EVE: Valkyrie is packed with loads of cool extra content and rewards to covet and collect during your time in New Eden? Let’s take a look at the goodies on offer.
Hello Vive pilots! Enjoying your experience so far? Now that some of you are well and truly initiated into the ranks of the Valkyrie we figured it’s the perfect time to bring you up to speed on how
As with the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR versions of EVE: Valkyrie before it, when you sign up to become a New Eden pilot on HTC Vive you get a big bag of booty in the EVE: Valkyrie Vive Founder’s
Yesterday was a great day as we saw the successful launch of EVE: Valkyrie on Steam and HTC Vive and the influx of a whole new generation of pilots eager to make their mark in New Eden.
What a time to be alive! EVE: Valkyrie has hit Steam and we can now welcome HTC Vive gamers into the ranks of the Valkyrie. A hearty and pirate-y hello to one and all.
When you get a spare moment or two between dogfights and point capturing you should take a few minutes to register with us and link your Valkyrie pilot to a CCP account for two great reasons. The
Welcome to the first in a new monthly series of articles in which we invite regular Joe’s and Josie’s off the street to try their hand at space combat to see whether or not their day jobs or former
EVE: Valkyrie’s Patch R5.4 is now live! This contains handy improvements including new Controller Mapping and new Recently Met Players on PS4 as well as bug fixes for friends lists and squads.
You can up your Valkyrie game even when you’re not playing by catching up with some of the community’s more active members who regularly livestream their gaming activities just so that folks like you
Valkyrie pilot Wan5 is currently ranked number one in the world and recently helped his team, the Invaders, romp home with victory in the Tournament of Champions in Las Vegas. Who better, then, to
Due to a potential issue with our marquee feature which controls our new controller remapping, we feel that it is necessary to postpone Patch (2016_R5.4) which was due to be deployed today in order
Following our shout out to PlayStation VR EVE: Valkyrie players after the game's October 13 launch, we’re pleased to see there’s no shortage of space-based love for the game going on in the
It’s game on for all you HTC Vive gamers. You are just a hop, a skip and a warp away from experiencing the unique thrill of piloting your own virtual space craft and taking part in epic dogfights.
If you’re a recent recruit to the ranks of the Valkyrie (yes, we’re looking at you PlayStation VR pilots) you might not have realized that there’s more than one virtual reality game based in the EVE
Wow what an amazing spooky selection of entries we had in the Halloween decoration and spooky snacks contest! To judge a competition of this caliber we brought in CCP Bosun (CCP Newcastle baker
Wan5 is an extremely active member of the EVE: Valkyrie community and a pilot whose record in the cockpit is mightily impressive. He has racked up several tournament wins including the Tournament of
This year’s event at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino has drawn to a close and we think it was the best yet, not least because as well as all the cool EVE Online stuff going on, there was also a
In case it had slipped your notice, the mighty EVE Vegas 2016 event is underway at the Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino this weekend and while a lot of the glitz and glamor surrounds EVE Online,
It’s been a couple of weeks since EVE: Valkyrie launched on PlayStation VR and the response from our new players has been tremendous. Now that you’ve all had chance to start making a name for
It’s EVE Vegas this weekend, and hidden amongst all the hubbub and noise are some really exciting developments for EVE: Valkyrie. Lead Game Designer Andy Willans (CCP Roo) took to the stage to
Welcome rookies. Are you keen to make your mark in the EVE: Valkyrie Universe? Are you thinking you can’t wait to show your friends and foes what you’re made of?
With EVE Vegas 2016 just around the corner, we’re happy to announce a little more information about what awesome EVE: Valkyrie events you’ll be able to experience during the largest three-day
Anyone can read a tutorial or watch a how-to video, but developing a personal style, an aerial signature if you will, is the true path to greatness.
What a year it has been so far for the EVE: Valkyrie Community. Not only have we now launched on Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR and released two major free updates, but we’ve also staged a whole host
Some stars shine brighter and more vibrantly than others, so this might be the perfect time to hand over to ace pilot and active Valkyrie community member Rot to tell us how we, as individual stars
It’s not very complicated to use voice communication and form a squad in EVE: Valkyrie, but you do need to follow a few instructions to get the desired result.
From the moment I was first introduced to New Eden, I saw a chance to stand out and make myself known in the greatest living work of science fiction I had ever experienced.
If you want to know more about the EVE universe but don’t know where to start, we suggest checking out a few of the brilliant books on the subject. We’ve picked three of our favorites.
As you may know our wonderful community is very creative, recently you even designed Forum Avatars which got turned into real in-game decals as well as some awesome stickers for the Community to hand
As a rookie Valkyrie pilot you need to realize your ship is not just your hot set of space wheels… it’s your second skin, and the more you know about its instrumentation and the data it constantly
EVE: Valkyrie will have a Double XP weekend from 9:00am UTC on Friday, 21 October 2016 to 9:00am UTC on Monday, 24 October 2016!
What a week it’s been. We are delighted, and more than a little humbled, by the press response we’ve had to the delivery of our PSVR baby.
EVE Online is a player-driven massively multi-player online RPG in which thousands of players take part simultaneously to establish their own place in the universe.
Phenomenal processing power and low-cost technology have finally made affordable home VR a reality and in EVE: Valkyrie gamers at last have the opportunity to experience how it feels to be caught up
Would-be players of EVE: Valkyrie on PSVR must be going through a rollercoaster ride of emotions right now, with itchy trigger fingers, the sweat of anticipation beading down their furrowed brows and
The first in a series of articles in which we introduce you to the world’s best EVE: Valkyrie pilots.
Com Alerts are short sharp messages you can send between teammates in an instant
Ok, get your galactic diaries out: we’ve got a date for you — it’s a biggie so we’re getting in early. April 6th-8th, 2017, Reykjavík, Iceland. Yep, Iceland. It’s EVE Fanfest 2017, a massive
Fancy bumping into that support class team mate who regularly Spiderbots you to safety? Or maybe you want to share a pint with that Rhino pilot who’s always head tracking his Tri Flak cannon right up
We’re delighted to announce Joint Strike, our second major free update to EVE: Valkyrie, has arrived!
To celebrate the launch of Joint Strike and the arrival of EVE: Valkyrie's cross-platform play, CCP have decided to mark the occasion with a Double XP Weekend!
If you're interested in finding out how the development team created EVE: Valkyrie CCP_Roo will be leading an AMA on the PSVR subreddit /r/PSVR this Thursday at 18:00 UTC
It’s with great pleasure that I welcome you to our next major free update for EVE: Valkyrie, coming week of October 10, as well as our patch notes! We are on the verge of welcoming a *whole new
Earlier this month we announced we’re partnering with PlayStation to publish EVE: Valkyrie as a physical retail disk for the launch of PlayStation VR on 13 October, 2016. It’s a project we’ve all
EVE: Valkyrie's very own Level Designer, the wonderful CCP Starbug will be talking all things EVE: Valkyrie at EGX tomorrow at 14.15 on the Twitch stage with the legendary Spamfish and Nysira.
This weekend sees the return of the incredibly popular UK based player EVE player Gathering EVE NT. Attendees will get a chance to play EVE: Valkyrie via attendee run demos, watch a presentation by
If you're based in the UK and want a chance to try PSVR, and possibly get your hands on a Valkyrie demo head on over to the Future of Play Tour website to book a spot at trypsvr.com
CCP Sentinel here, Brand Director at CCP Games. On behalf of our entire CCP Newcastle crew, I’m excited to announce that we are partnering with Sony Computer Entertainment to publish EVE: Valkyrie as
This week as part of our game takeover for PlayStation, the EVE: Valkyrie development team have been guest writing some awesome articles for PlayStation blog.
Last week at CCP Newcastle the CCP Developers locked themselves in a room and looked at the wonderful entries to this competition. Due to the fact we got so many awesome entries, we decided to grant
We're happy to announce two more developers who'll be in attendance from the Valkyrie team to talk a little about what's going on in the world of the Valkyries, and organize the EVE Valkyrie
Yesterday we released some beautiful new wallpapers to celebrate the launch of our first major free update, Carrier Assault!
We're delighted to confirm EVE: Valkyrie will be launching on PlayStation VR October 13.
The book is now in select comic book stores and will be released widely on May 31st in stores and at online retailers like Amazon, where it is already available for pre-order.
Battle the Devs III will commence on the 21 May starting at 3pm UTC on the EU servers and 6pm UTC on the US servers.
We're delighted to announce that 3 tracks from the beautiful EVE: Valkyrie soundtrack are now available on SoundCloud
We're delighted to announce that EVE: Valkyrie will support cross-platform play between the Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR and HTC Vive.
We're delighted to announce that EVE: Valkyrie will be at EVE Fanfest 2016.
The EVE: Valkyrie alpha has been running since 18 January, and in that time we have watched our alpha pilots Battle the Devs (twice); seen awesome player-driven streaming events; taken the alpha to
EVE NT is a really awesome player run EVE Online event in Northern England. Attendees will get to play with the current Valkyrie Alpha build which has live online combat, new ship types and lots of