CCP, owner of the White Wolf role-playing game license, announced a new boxed retail edition of science fiction massive multiplayer online role-playing game EVE Online. This fall, the leading sci-fi MMORPG will be arriving in an updated retail package with exceptional support for new pilots in the EVE Online®: Commissioned Officer Edition.
Over 300,000 gamers interact in one united game world where every player has the opportunity to forge the empire of their choosing. EVE Online is a strategic player-driven persistent-world MMO in a sci-fi space setting with massive appeal. In Eve Online a universe of opportunity awaits you. Explore and conquer over 7,000 star systems in solo and large scale fleet battles. This persistent universe has a massive community and features unparalleled character customization unique real-time skill advancement and an engaging virtual economy.
This latest boxed edition will include an exclusive in-game item, the Cerebral Accelerator, which is a military-grade implant that significantly increases a new pilot’s skill development. While they are a very strong boost to nearly all abilities, these bonuses are temporary and are only effective for the first 30 days of a pilot’s life as they get up to speed in the universe.
The Commissioned Officer Edition also includes a CD key for starting a new account, 30 days paid game subscription time and an EVE poster with helpful hints and tips for getting started on the reverse side. This edition can be used to start a new account or to convert a free trial or buddy program trial account into a full account with the access and benefits afforded to all EVE subscribers. The Cerebral Accelerator will be delivered to the first character created on the account and cannot be acquired through any other source.
“The Commissioned Officers Edition is the best way for a new player to get a running start in the highly competitive environment of EVE Online” says Sr. Producer Arnar Gylfason.
Eve Online: Commissioned Officer Edition retails for $19.99 and can be purchased online from Atari.