Welcome to the Warzone Gamescom Round-up 2017
EVE: Valkyrie - Warzone is coming on 26th September, and between now and then we'll be revealing everything you need to know about it. Here's what's
EVE: Valkyrie - Warzone is coming on 26th September, and between now and then we'll be revealing everything you need to know about it. Here's what's coming up.
With a major expansion such as EVE: Valkyrie - Warzone on the way, you might feel your gaming PC needs an upgrade to mark the occasion, and we have just the opportunity for you. We've teamed up with
Attention pilots! Change is coming to EVE: Valkyrie and it's time to bring you up to speed on some major developments touching down soon. So buckle up and get ready.
We've been working hard to include Oculus Touch support to EVE: Valkyrie, and it's now available for you to try as a work-in-progress beta. Read on to find out what this means.
Welcome, pilots! It's time for your monthly round up of all the latest from New Eden and hot bulletins from EVE: Valkyrie community. If you want to know what's going down and what's coming up, read
Last week it was all about the salvage, today we reveal where you can find all the Echoes in Scout Mode. By listening to the Echoes, you can find out about the events leading up to your arrival in
Spoiler alert! What follows is a comprehensive guide to EVE: Valkyrie’s Scout Mode and all the delicious salvage contained therein. Seven maps. Seven bits of salvage on each. It’s basically an
We’ve seen a multitude of different media and a creative outpouring from the community over the past few weeks. If it’s storytelling, crafts or something more musical there’s always a way to put your
Quality time with the family will have to be rain-checked this weekend, because EVE: Valkyrie’s latest weekly wormhole event is a doozy, and for regular wormhole participants it will be a pleasantly
In addition to all the other amazing changes in today’s [2017_R3] update, we’ve worked with NVIDIA to take PC virtual reality game visuals to a new level with EVE: Valkyrie’s “Ultra” graphics
Today, Wednesday, July 12, we have made a patch available to EVE: Valkyrie players [2017_R3] that introduce a raft of balance changes designed to make your combat experience better than ever. We’ve
Hello pilots. How are ya doing? We’ve been watching you. Not in a creepy, stalker-y way, but watching what you’ve been up to in the galaxy, looking on, in awe, at your spectacular achievements. And
Welcome pilots! This is the first in a brand new monthly round up of the best stuff that’s happening in New Eden and the EVE: Valkyrie community. Read on to discover what’s going down and how to get
One of the great joys of flying support (apart from helping out your fellow flyers) is having mines at your disposal. When you get a support ship with proximity triggered mines, a whole new world of
We keep sticking them up, you keep knocking them down. The ever-popular Wormholes have been entertaining us for months now so we thought we’d begin to bring you a monthly roundup of all the action so
There are definitely many more than five reasons to sign up to the EVE: Valkyrie forums, but we like to run a tight ship here so we’ll keep it relatively brief. And besides, when the reading is over,
While Wormholes are normally highly deadly affairs, for an hour several talented Pilots from the Valkyrie community downed their weapons and flew together in formation. We interview it's organiser to
Last week we celebrated a year of EVE: Valkyrie’s Carrier Assault mode with an entire day of bringing down supercarriers in spectacular fashion and as expected, it was a blast. We wanted to take a
Nicknames can be a blessing and a curse. You never quite know what you’re going to end up with. Fortunately, for Valkyrie pilots, the acquiring of a nickname is much less of a lottery thanks to the
Welcome to the third and final guide in our Carrier Assault series, celebrating a year of EVE: Valkyrie’s greatest play mode. It’s the turn of the Supports and you guessed it, we have ace Support
A new wormhole event has occurred in the Lonetrek region of the galaxy. As you know, this busy region is a major industrial center for the Caldari State and as such, it is of great strategic
With the anniversary of Carrier Assault having just happened, this is the perfect time to take a look at this mode from a Heavy class viewpoint. We enlisted the mighty battling brain of ace Heavy
It’s seems only right that when talking about everyone’s favorite EVE: Valkyrie play mode, we should turn to the galaxy’s favorite ace fighter pilot General Stargazer for advice. Take it away,
Today’s the day! It’s exactly a year ago today the EVE: Valkyrie’s Carrier Assault Mode was launched, and true to our word, we’re going to celebrate it in some considerable style.
In previous articles, we’ve discussed how to handle fighters and support craft in a TDM, but when engaged in a schoolyard scrap, it’s always good to have some muscle on your side. Let’s take a look
It’s coming up to a year since EVE: Valkyrie’s Carrier Assault mode was introduced, so we thought it might be fun to mark the moment with a few celebratory events.
The Genesis region of Amarr Empire space has come under threat by a Schism assault, intended to strategically exploit the latest wormhole phenomenon that has opened up there. Pilots reporting back
Most of us pilots know about the complicated relationship between Rán Kavik and Fatal, leader of the Valkyrie and Schism boss res Kavik and Fatal, leader of the Valkyrie and Schism boss
It’s time to visit the wonderful world of EVE: Valkyrie streamers and their video-making antics. We’ve seen some amazing vids in this past month, so let’s waste no more time and crack straight on
You know that moment when you’re low on armor, on your last legs, and you inadvertently fly into a cloud of the enemy’s Spiderbots? It normally ends in a humiliating death by freezing. Occasionally,
We have a critical situation developing in the region known as the Bleak Lands, in close proximity to planet Kamela VIII. Bleak Lands is a small but strategically important part of the Amarr Empire.
Greetings fellow clones. Today, we’re talking about the games that first launched us on the journey that has culminated in us joining the outlaw band of space pirates we know as the EVE: Valkyrie
Listen up, pilots. If you have a friend or relative who hasn’t yet joined the ranks of the Valkyrie, you need to let them know that there’s never been a better time to do so.
Continuing our series of mini guides on EVE: Valkyrie’s play modes, this time it’s the turn of the support pilots in Team Deathmatch mode. It will come as no surprise to you to learn that we’ve
CCP Games is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this weekend and in a way, EVE: Valkyrie is the culmination of those two decades of success, so this weekend we will be kicking back at the Crow’s Nest
Wormhole event 45B/225-51JP5 has opened up near planet TQ-RRB VII in the Outer Ring region of the galaxy. Beyond the conduit, pilots are reporting a corrupted version of the Forge area that has come
You know that sinking feeling you get in your stomach when you realize all your buddies have had a great time at a party that, for some reason, you weren’t invited to? For PSVR Valkyrie pilots this
This coming weekend marks the 20th Anniversary of CCP Games and we think that’s something worth celebrating. As part of the festivities we are setting up one of our Double XP Weekend events.
Greetings rookies. We trust you are settling in well in your new role as a Valkyrie pilot? You'll do well to remember that no amount of virtual training exercises or the scouting of maps can prepare
Sometimes, the only correct response to the crazy things going on around you is to go in hard and fast. To heck with the consequences. Here are five situations in which it’s perfectly acceptable to
We have a major situation developing in the Bleak Lands around planet Kamela VIII. A new wormhole has opened up; reports from pilots that have made it back outline uniquely hazardous conditions. On
The sun is shining outside the CCP bunker, but there have been no lazy, hazy picnics in the park for us. We’ve been way too busy enjoying all the amazing content our Valkyrie community has been
Ever wondered how Valkyrie’s aural experience has developed over time since the project first left the drawing board? We speak to CCP Newcastle Audio Lead, Jonathan McCavish aka CCP Noise, to take us
Rookie pilots who have been paying attention this past week will have already checked out our guides to taking on a Control Match in heavy and support class ships. Now we turn our attention to the
We’ve already learned how to handle a Control Match in a heavy, thanks to Nydwen’s recently published play guide. Now it’s the turn of the support class. As usual, we turn to ace support pilot Anska
Last week we asked you, our beloved band of pirates, to tell us which of the recent weekly wormholes you would like to see return to your screens. You had the tricky choice of a Wraith battle,
All Valkyrie pilots are ordered to immediately assemble at planet Otakoo XI in the Amarr-controlled Genesis region. A highly volatile wormhole (00B/285-55JR5) has opened up in the area known as
Welcome to another of our mini masterclasses; compact play guides packed with 100% distilled wisdom from some of the best pilots in the galaxy. This time around we will be taking a look at the
There’s a pretty fierce conflict going on out there in the galaxy. If you want to make your mark as a Valkyrie and cement your reputation as a dogfighting badass, you need to be prepared. Good news!
Whoa! Hold on a second. Don’t go calling the Guinness Book of World Records just yet. This is not an ‘official’ record. But, dayum, it’s a hell of an achievement. Cast your minds back to January this
You gotta love our community for EVE: Valkyrie. Always coming up with new and ever more creative ways to celebrate their love of the game. In the past, we’ve seen Valkyrie-inspired food, fan art, dog
Hello, fellow wormhole aficionados. How have you been enjoying life beyond the conduit, so far? We think you’ll agree that these first few months have been a blast. But which of the events that have
Attention pilots. There is some troubling activity occurring in the Sinq Laison region of New Eden, where wormhole event 50B/255-53JU5 has opened up. As you know, this region is located in Gallente
We’ve talked about EVE_NT, the community EVE fansite, a number of times over the past year. However, if you’re new to EVE: Valkyrie, you may not have stumbled across it yet and discovered what it has
We thought it was high time we found out a little more about where EVE: Valkyrie's Wormholes Mode came from and what goes into delivering a unique experience week after week. We caught up with EVE:
Have you just joined the ranks of the Valkyrie? Have you ignored all advice to the contrary and jumped straight into multiplayer battling? Just as we thought. Having done so, you probably only have a
There’s so much cool stuff to pick up over at the Quartermaster’s place. If you’ve just joined the Valkyrie, here’s what the game’s jovial and enigmatic shopkeeper can offer you.
When we launched the weekly Wormhole Events a few months back, we kind of knew we were onto something pretty special, but the response from our pilots has been beyond all our expectations. Now, we
Flying around and shooting stuff is fun, and fairly straightforward, but to achieve success in New Eden, you need a certain amount of technical knowledge about the craft you are flying. With that in
Assistance is urgently required at planet TQ-RRB VII in the Outer Ring region, where we are continuing to see dramatic and continued wormhole activity.
This year it’s the 20th birthday of CCP Games, the company that created EVE: Valkyrie and enabled all of us pilots to seek fame and fortune in a vast virtual galaxy. As CCP ramps up for the official
It’s fair to say that EVE: Valkyrie’s new Solitude map is unlike anything we’ve encountered previously. We’ve already examined how to approach this unforgiving location with the heavy and support
We have some great news for our PC-based EVE Valkyrie pilots. The game now supports Valve’s Steam controller, so if that’s your gaming hardware of choice, you can now use it to explore New Eden
That’s right pilots, we want to crack open your brainiums and take a good hard look at the grey matter contained therein, so we can see what makes you tick. The thing is, a Valkyrie pilot’s brain
Valkyrie’s designers have populated the game’s maps with ships from EVE Online. If you’re an EVE Online player, this gives you a distinct advantage when asking fellow squad members to ‘group up at
Calling all pilots. You are directed to travel immediately to planet TQ-RRB VII in the Outer Ring region to investigate and report on the latest wormhole anomaly. It’s not the first time a wormhole
During your time battling in New Eden, and reading up about all things EVE: Valkyrie, you may have heard the unusual acronym HOTAS bandied around. But you can be forgiven for not knowing what a HOTAS
A couple of days ago we picked up some top tips on how to take on the Solitude map in heavy class ships from ace pilot Nydwen. Now it’s the turn of the support class ships, and who better to give us
It’s no exaggeration to say that EVE: Valkyrie’s latest map, Solitude, has proven to be a hit with the players. Despite a propensity to repeatedly crash into the icy mountain terrain, this new
It’s been a crazy couple of weeks in the world of EVE: Valkyrie. First there was the annual madness that is EVE Fanfest, a massive event held in Reykjavik where EVE Online and Valkyrie fans meet to
Those of us that attended this year’s Fanfest ended up with what has become known as ‘Space Flu’. But, by god, it was worth it, because the 2017 event was better than ever and made that bit more
All pilots are to report to the Genesis region and planet Otakoo XI following the emergence of the latest wormhole event. Reports indicate that on the other side of the conduit, pilots have
EVE: Valkyrie’s latest major free update, Groundrush, has been out in the wild for ten days now and it’s certainly got Valkyrie pilots and VR pundits the world over talking about it. The update
It's been a year since EVE: Valkyrie first launched (on March 26th, 2016, to be precise) and to celebrate, we recently asked our awesome community of players to get creative and make some fitting
So many new pilots have joined the ranks of the Valkyrie since our Com Alerts feature debuted seven months ago. SInce there have been several player-led improvements to the system in the intervening
We caught up with Associate Producer on EVE: Valkyrie, John Nejady - aka CCP Bosun - to get his thoughts on virtual reality and to find out how the team at CCP Newcastle approached the challenge of
For the past 48 hours, we have been conducting operations in a new wormhole anomaly that has opened up near the planet Saranen in the Lonetrek region of New Eden. The wormhole – 40B/484-54JT6 – leads
It can’t have escaped anyone’s notice that a certain celebration is occurring this weekend. Now, the Valkyrie are made up of all manner of believers and non-believers alike, but we can all agree that
Still getting the hang of life as a Valkyrie? A little worried about going up against the big boys? Fear not! EVE: Valkyrie features a broad range of options when it comes to getting you battle ready.
Greetings, young Valkyrie. Once again, we are going to bring you up to speed on a particular aspect of piloting life and this time the subject is the use of mines and spiderbots.
What a time to be alive. Today, the Valkyrie leave the cold, unforgiving vacuum of space for the less cold – but possibly even more unforgiving – surface of a planet. That’s right, we’re taking the
You already know about the new Solitude map and wonderful wormhole developments. Our Groundrush update offers a whole lot more beside. Let's hand over to CCP TerrorShark to inform us of all the other
You have less than 24 hours to investigate the latest wormhole event. Wormhole 01A/269-52LK5 is located in the Outer Ring region close to planet TQ-RRB VII. On the other side of the conduit, you will
Have you checked out yesterday’s big Groundrush reveal yet? Of course you have. And now, like us, you’re probably on tenterhooks waiting for EVE: Valkyrie’s fifth major free update to go live. So, to
Hi pilots, it’s me - your friendly neighborhood level designer CCP Starbug here. I’m particularly excited for this update as I have the honor of introducing perhaps our most ambitious and radically
EVE: Valkyrie’s fifth major free update, Groundrush, has been announced live today at EVE: Fanfest 2017 and boy, it really is going to be a rush. It introduces the game’s first ever surface based map
Believe it or not, it’s been four years since EVE: Valkyrie first made its mark at EVE Fanfest. While we’re celebrating Valkyrie’s first birthday out in the wild – it launched on Oculus Rift in March
Are you careful with your money? Do you look after the pennies so that the pounds can look after themselves? Do you get nervous when having to lay down the folding stuff? Are you, then (and this is
In our ongoing pursuit of making your Valkyrie life easier (though not, we hasten to add, when it comes to battling in-game) we'd like to introduce you to the new Roadmap section of our website...
It’s less than a week until the mighty EVE Fanfest 2017 event kicks off and to say we’re totally pumped about it would be an understatement. There’s a whole bunch of stuff for EVE: Valkyrie fans to
As we get ever closer to Fanfest 2017, more details of the event continue to emerge. We are pleased to confirm that when April 6 rolls around and Fanfest gets under way, we’ll be releasing footage of
It’s not an ‘official’ part of the Fanfest schedule, but it’s becoming a much-loved part of the annual event among Valkyrie pilots. We are of course talking about the Valhalla meet-up, a pre-Fanfest
Whenever human beings embark on a common pursuit – be it gaming, art, business, sport or social media – the participants soon develop their own vernacular to more easily communicate with one another
Welcome, one and all, to the final part of our triptych of play guides in which we help you to make the most of EVE: Valkyrie’s maps with each of the three ship classes. Having already covered
It’s hard to believe but EVE: Valkyrie marks its first birthday today. To say we are proud parents would be something of an understatement, so thanks to all our pilots for joining us on this unique
You heard us right, a whole week. From 09:00 UTC Tuesday 28 March to 09:00 UTC on Tuesday 4 April, Valkyrie pilots will receive double XP from every mission they fly.
It’s every Valkyrie pilot’s first ship and the one they go back to most often. As the first birthday of EVE: Valkyrie approaches, we thought it was high time this fine figure of shiphood was feted
We are urgently requesting that any available pilots make their way to the Bleak Lands where a wormhole has opened up. The instability of the wormhole event indicates that there are fewer than 24
Okay, it’s not strictly a ‘date’ as such, but the roster of CCP developers attending the annual Fanfest charity dinner is expanding all the time and Valkyrie fans will be delighted to learn that the
Just unlocked your first support craft? Quick isn’t it? Vulnerable? Yeah, sure, but flying support is Valkyrie’s best kept secret in terms of gaming satisfaction.
Our dislike of disorder is the reason we’ve been hard at work updating our comprehensive ship guides with all the latest data and information, so that new pilots can get an insight into the hardware
If you want to find out the latest EVE: Valkyrie-related news, the best place to start is right here. However, you can also get alerted to everything that’s happening in New Eden and share your
Last time, ace pilot General Stargazer took us through a few essentials of tackling EVE: Valkyrie’s maps in a fighter. If you want to get up to speed, be sure to check out part one of the guide. This
It’s that time of the month when we serve up a nutritious portion of gaming advice via the medium of video. For our latest video tutorial, we’re taking a look at the heavies and more specifically,
Valkyrie pilots who have not already done so are hereby ordered to make their way to wormhole 22A/809-03JB5 , where a battle is raging to take control of the Necropolis site on the other side of the
EVE Fanfest 2017 is almost here and this year we’re more pumped about it that ever. Quite apart from the fact that we’ll be celebrating EVE Online’s 14th birthday, we’re also super-excited about all
Let’s face it, a Valkyrie pilot without a ship is like a plumber without a wrench… useless. Thankfully, we have people like Chung Wong, member of CCP's Newcastle development team and designer
OK, no messing around. This is it. The third and final part of our EVE: Valkyrie A to Z in which we tell you pretty much everything you need to know about the game. First step, let’s go shopping.
Hands up if you’re new to EVE: Valkyrie… Whoa, there are loads of you. Good, then this article is for you (and anyone else who wants a refresher course in the wonderful world of galactic battling in
What a weird and wonderful month it’s been for Valkyrie pilots. Since EVE: Valkyrie’s major Wormholes update went live on February 15th, our flyers have been experiencing some truly bizarre twists on
Have you been to the movies recently? Nah, of course not. Why spend time in La La Land when you can hang out in New Eden? In between actually playing the game might we advise that you sit back and
If you’re a freshly minted Valkyrie pilot you may be hearing stuff bandied around that makes absolutely no sense to you right now. Stuff like ‘Fatal’, ‘EMS’ and ‘New Eden’. What better way, then, to
It's time for another round of our EVE: Valkyrie challenges. As in previous months, we have three challenges for you. You can attempt any or all of them and we want you to share screens, vids or GIFs
Last time out, we took a look at how best to utilize the heavies on Valkyrie’s maps. This time it’s the turn of the fighters and for this one, we sought the sage advice of our old friend General
Welcome guys and gals and every stripe of Valkyrie pilot in between. March is well under way but allow us to take a glance back at the marvellous month, albeit a short one, that was February. Why?
Yes, in New Eden, space pirates and outlaws are a self-serving breed out for fame and fortune. But behind the curtain, out here in the real world, Valkyrie pilots couldn’t be a more lovely bunch of
Welcome to the next wave of ProTips features in which we ask some of New Eden’s best pilots to give us the benefit of their knowledge and expertise. In the past we’ve covered how to handle the
A new wormhole opens up each week and runs from Friday through to Sunday. Each time you warp to the other side, you will find versions of the regular maps that have been corrupted in some way, with
The galaxy we call New Eden has expanded enormously over the past year and now encompasses three VR platforms. In keeping with our tradition of finding out a bit about our pilots we thought we'd turn
Every once in a while we like to take a look-see at what our pilots have been up to in New Eden, so this time it’s the turn of the PSVR players who have been sharing their experiences via PS4Share
EVE: Valkyrie isn’t just about becoming the greatest pilot in New Eden, although clearly that is the ultimate achievement. The game provides a different experience for every individual who plays it.
Got a PS4? Got a PSVR? Got a copy of EVE: Valkyrie? The answer to all of the above, if you are reading this, is almost certainly ‘yes’. However, given that’s the case we want to reach out to you, our
Anyone who played EVE: Valkyrie’s new Wormhole Mode last weekend won’t be reading this, they’ll already be strapping themselves into the cockpit and crossing the conduit to a new and unique Valkyrie
Check out EVE: Valkyrie's Recall missions. They’re short but sweet, giving you a little bit of the history behind the game, while also introducing you to some of the play mechanics. The best thing
How did you enjoy the opening of the very first EVE: Valkyrie wormhole? Judging by the amount of people charging through the conduit over the course of the wormhole’s existence, we’d say it’s been
The ranks of the Valkyrie continue to swell daily, with more and more rookie pilots launching into New Eden all the time. However, many of these newcomers (and indeed more experienced players) are
What a wonderful week it’s been. We are thrilled at the positive response to Wormholes, our latest major EVE: Valkyrie update. One of the many cool additions included in the update is a raft of
Needless to say, Wormholes mode is a fascinating addition to New Eden, no? That said, the future of EVE: Valkyrie may be more fundamentally rocked by the introduction of the League system. Have you
Prepare yourself for some extreme weirdness. We are enormously excited to announce that our latest major EVE: Valkyrie update, Wormholes, is now live. As well as delivering a whole new game mode,
Creating an online multi-player VR game as complex as EVE: Valkyrie is no simple task so with the upcoming Wormholes update and the changes to Com Alerts, it’s a good time to go into a little more
EVE Fanfest, the huge annual event at which EVE Online gamers and developers get together in Reykjavik, Iceland for a big celebration, is mere weeks away. We are delighted to announce that once again
In the real world people like to give their cars nicknames like The Tank, Little Miss Deathtrap and in more famous instances Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Herbie. Some look down on the practice,
Given that it’s a mere four days until EVE: Valkyrie’s amazing new Wormholes update launches, we thought now might be a good time to set the record straight regarding wormholes and how they fit into
It gives me great pleasure to introduce the first of our 2017 game updates for EVE: Valkyrie – Wormholes. Fresh from winter holidays, the team here at Newcastle have been busy creating a range of
In yesterday’s article we looked at the world of science fiction movies and how EVE: Valkyrie is building on that great body of work. Today we turn our attention briefly to games, and more
Science fiction has long been a mainstay of popular fiction, cinema and videogames. In some (dare we say, ignorant) quarters it’s seen as pure entertainment, simply an author’s flight of fancy
We had such a great response to our New Year Challenge that we thought, what the heck, we’ll run one every month. This month we have some corkers for you. The challenges can be pretty tough but no
OK, so that heading is a little misleading. We’re not talking an entire musical based on EVE: Valkyrie here, but rather the upcoming creation of a fan-made Valkyrie theme song.
Are you a new Valkyrie pilot? If the answer is ‘yes’, have you joined our official forums yet? If the answer to that is ‘no’ we would urge you to do so right now. Quite apart from the forums being a
The new year in New Eden has started with a bang and January has been an exciting month for Valkyrie pilots, many of whom are just getting to grips with the game after bagging their VR kit over the
We wouldn’t normally flag up a single 30 second vid but this one refers back to a Pro Tips article we ran a few days ago. Plus, it’s awesome. Check out the footage of the hard-to-achieve ‘Warp
So here it is, the third and final guide to flying the various ship classes on the new Gateway map. This time around we’ll be taking a look at Support Class. Your host will be Anska, an ace Valkyrie
Even if you’ve only just entered New Eden, you’re probably already aware that there are six main multi-player maps to do battle in, each of them taking its inspiration from locations in CCP Games’
For the second in our series of ‘Versus’ guides we turn to another of New Eden’s finest pilots, Nydwen. He specializes in the piloting of heavy class ships so who better to impart advice on how to
Hello again rookies. It’s time for another one of our mini masterclasses in which we impart some wisdom on the art of battle to those just beginning their Valkyrie adventure. Any experienced pilot
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
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
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.
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
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
Com Alerts are short sharp messages you can send between teammates in an instant
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
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
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
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.
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