Previewed at Eve Fanfest earlier this week, CCP Games have launched Eve Online’s new opening cinematic. Showing the start of a brand new capsuleer and their first few moments in New Eden, this cutscene seeks to not solely deliver recent gamers into the fold, however entice veterans again to the lifetime of a capsuleer.
Learn how CCP is training new players for the risks of null-sec area.
Described as “flesh fused with power beyond mortal limits”, a capsuleer can get pleasure from fairly the stress-free whereas within the confines of their empire’s beginning zone. However, when you blast off into the uncharted sectors of New Eden, get able to face the would possibly of player-run companies, roving pirate bands and the hyper-vigilant CONCORD safety forces who will present no regret in turning your shiny new ship right into a pile of scrap.
Luckily, life is rarely actually over as a capsuleer. While you could lose all of your treasured PLEX and have your ship stolen by a gaggle of cutthroat raiders, New Eden’s superior cloning know-how signifies that a capsuleer can at all times come again from the lifeless and proceed their journey throughout the celebs. It pays to take out insurance coverage in your ship in Eve Online, in case of any ‘accidents’ whereas travelling between area stations. Just watch out for mortgage sharks trying to take a starry-eyed capsuleer for the whole lot they’ve.
It’s fascinating that this cinematic locations a lot emphasis on the “sacred act” of fusing a capsuleer and a ship, when each are so expendable in Eve Online. When you’ve got crews of bandits mercilessly looking down any poor saps that enter null-sec area and big companies throwing our bodies at their issues, you’ll rapidly study that Eve’s universe is a heartless place.
It’s a sweeping trailer nonetheless, matching the infinite alternative that’s obtainable for brand new gamers taking their first steps as a capsuleer. Eve Online is now free to play, so give it a attempt to see if you can also make a reputation for your self within the universe of New Eden.