Eve Online is now playable in your web browser
Eve Anywhere is now available to Alpha players, allowing them to play Eve Online in any browser without client software.
Until now, the feature – which lets you play the sci-fi simulation on Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and Safari browsers – was initially reserved for premium-tier Omega players only. Now Alpha players can also access it, but for 30 PLEX £1.20 / $1.50 per 24 hour subscription. You will also need a stable internet connection of at least 25 Mbps.
“Starting today, Alpha pilots can now take advantage of Eve Anywhere, the revolutionary cloud platform that puts New Eden right in the browser of your choice!” Developer CCP Games explains (via VentureBeat).
“Eve Anywhere was developed in close collaboration with our trusted partner Intel, and lets you play Eve on the go through Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Edge – whether you’re on a PC or tablet.
“Whether you’re fighting, mining, or building an industrial empire, Eve Anywhere can help you switch seamlessly between client and browser play.”
ICYMI, Eve Online subscriptions just increased for the first time since 2004.
In a blog post justifying the changes, CCP says the hike “reflects global trends impacting general production costs and explains years of inflation” and was introduced in order to “continue to invest in evolving and the growth of Eve Online”.
“Since the original launch of Eve Online in 2003, the EVE developers and community have led the charge in evolving what sandboxed MMOs can be,” the team said as the changes took hold. been announced.
“The past 19 years have seen incredible events that have brought us closer together, delivered vast expansions and game-changing feature enhancements, seen painstaking rebalancing to bring the best quality of experience, and welcomed technology updates that keep New Eden fresh. cutting edge – all in service of maintaining Eve’s status as the best MMO in the world.”