There are more people in New Eden trying to blow each other up than ever before, isn't that great? Between the recent launch of the Retribution
expansion and a relaunch in China, EVE Online
has accumulated more than 450,000 subscribers. EVE
partnered up with TianCity to bring the sandbox back into the Chinese market. According to a CCP press release, the game's business in China has surpassed expectations.
community has grown steadily since its 2003 launch in spite of last year's heavy layoffs
, and CCP CEO Hilmar Veigar Pétursson
says the company is looking forward to a "second decade of growth and prosperity for EVE
[Source: CCP press release]