On May 28th, EVE Online will grow again when “Invasion” launches. As the name implies, capsules will go head to head against the rising risk of the Triglavian as its powers come to hold up under. In addition, players will discover “new visuals, new content and new framework wide effects” coming as a feature of the Invasion expansion.
The celebrations at EVE Russia are well in progress. As a major aspect of the festivals on this leg of the EVE Invasion World Tour, we’re enchanted to report EVE’s next major expansion, EVE Online: Invasion. You won’t have long to hold up until it arrives, as it launches later this month on May 28th!
Capsuleers over the bunch will be faced with an invasion on a scale the likes of which New Eden has never observed, as the Triglavian threat turns out to be more real than any time in recent.
With new visuals, new content and new framework wide impacts, the unpredictability, and danger of deep dead space is set to start spilling into known space. What will be the outcomes?
In addition to expansion and consistently growing Triglavian threat, capsuleers can anticipate three all-new tech II Triglavian hulls: the Nergal class Assault Frigate, the Draugur class Command Destroyer and the Ikitursa class Heavy Assault Cruiser. These will be joined by new mutaplasmid groups for Damage Controls, Assault Damage Controls and both Ancillary Shield and Armor repairers, adding much increasingly tactical options to ship fitting in EVE.
EVE Online: Invasion additionally conveys further long-awaited updates to the war declaration framework, expanding on changes that have been in advancement since December and throughout the course of the last four releases, with upgrades to mutual wars, as well as simplification to the expanse of wars with a basic flat fee for all war declarations replacing the past complicated formula for computing costs.
A redesign of The Agency is additionally arriving with the Invasion expansion, with an emphasis on making content and exercises in New Eden more discoverable and available to both new and setup pilots alike. The Agency will see the arrival of the agent finder, just as a visual redesign to make activities, resource gathering and exploration clearer and increasingly concise.
Obviously, EVE Online: Invasion will likewise contain an entire range of quality of life fixes and upgrades as well, with enhancements to the station services user experience and interface, just as balance pass for the Triglavian Damavik class frigate, and changes to Electronic Warfare drones.
To round off balance tweaks, there’ll additionally be upgrades to Tech II ammunition, permitting faction, storyline and officer weapons to use it.
Here is some of what players can anticipate:
- “three new tech II Triglavian hulls: the Nergal class Assault Frigate, the Draugur class Command Destroyer and the Ikitursa class Heavy Assault Cruiser”
- updates to the war declaration system
- improvements to mutual wars
- flat fees for the cost of war declarations
- The Agency will be overhauled to make “content & activities in New Eden more discoverable and accessible”
- Agent Finder will return
- QoL improvements including “to the station services user experience and interface”
- a balance pass on the Triglavian Damavik class frigate
- Tech II ammunition improvements
The EVE group has promised more information in the coming weeks.