Ccp Announces next 'Eve Online' Expansion: 'Rubicon' Comes to New Eden in November

Since its inception in 2003, Ccp Games has released an expansion "Eve Online," their massively multiplayer game of asteroid mining and space-betrayal, every six months without fail. Two expansions per year, at ten years of continuous growth, carry the one … "Eve Online: Rubicon" is the twentieth expansion to the long running game, and it'll cross into New Eden in November.

On the narrative side, "Rubicon" marks the first push of "Eve"s "capsuleers" -- immortal pilots -- in defiance against the megalithic racial governments that once controlled them.

“With 'Rubicon' we are beginning an ambitious journey for the next several expansions of 'Eve' that will end up with players taking control of the most potent technologies in the universe and controlling space on an unprecedented scale," explains Andie Nordgren, senior producer. It's a cool moment in "Eve"'s lore, but it has some neat gameplay implications, too.

For example, players will
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