CCP announces today is the launch day for a new Crius
, saying this brings
"universe-spanning changes" to their ruthless sci-fi MMORPG.
details on the Crius update, a
recent developer blog
outlines how this changes the game's industry system,
and this trailer
last week reports on the update from CCP's Reykjavik office. Here's
Sophisticated industrial operations underpin the famous player wars
that rage across EVE’s thousands of star systems at the same time as smaller,
individual efforts generate wealth, meaning and power for personal ambition.
Crius allows player-influenced shifts in the industrial landscape to redefine
the “sandbox” by adding assembly cost scaling and a market for work teams to
supplement construction. Newer players will find an easier path into industry as
manufacturing slots open up and the user interface is reimagined to be more
intuitive and informative.
“Crius opens up EVE’s sprawling economy to a whole new generation of
industrialists, as it has never been more intuitive, dynamic and interesting to
build things for yourself or other players.” said Andie Nordgren, Senior
Producer for EVE Online. “We’re eagerly awaiting to see how our players use one
of the most sophisticated crafting and market systems in gaming now that it is
From atmospheric audio to more wormholes in known space and more, Crius offers
other changes in CCP’s ongoing commitment to improve EVE Online year after