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Test Out EVE Aether Wars And You Could Win A Trip To EVE Vegas

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In a blog post today, it was revealed that you could win a trip to EVE Vegas simply by participating in the EVE Aether Wars: Phase Two Playtest.

Phase Two takes place on August 18 at 1p ET, which you can sign up for here. You’ll receive an email with a download link ahead of the event.

According to the blog post,

“EVE Aether Wars: Phase Two is the next iteration of our groundbreaking project to demonstrate what exciting and compelling gameplay experiences can look and feel like on a huge scale. This continues CCP Games’ exploration of opportunities for large-scale multiplayer simulation in their current and future games by harnessing Hadean’s cloud-based simulation engine - Aether Engine.

EVE Aether Wars: Phase Two demonstrates that our technology can flawlessly perform under immense strain while allowing for complex, engaging gameplay at unprecedented scale. With this second iteration, we are pushing the boundaries of virtual worlds even further, as we open up new gameplay possibilities for game developers.”

The prize for participation is an all-expense paid trip to EVE Vegas,

“You can win an all-expenses-paid trip for two to Las Vegas! Specifically, to EVE Vegas, the biggest and boldest EVE meet-up this year! EVE Vegas is a huge celebration of the EVE universe and those who inhabit it. Join us for developer talks, tournaments and of course the legendary EVE Vegas party!”


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.