What’s going on is this: Right now in EVE Online there’s this horrible, completely fatal Kyonoke Plague spreading across several systems. When players arrive at Fanfest, they’ll find themselves part of the plague quarantine while trying to collectively figure out how to combat the disease. The end result of this event will then affect the MMORPG going forward.
“While all of this improvement work is going on, we’re also putting work into bigger things coming up, and we’re getting ready to share more of that,” CCP Seagull said, transitioning into a discussion on what might be discussed at Fanfest this year. She promised that a roadmap for the game’s future will be unveiled and that attendees can help to shape the story of the EVE Universe while there.
Get your EVE Online briefing in full after the break, and don’t miss today’s patch, the 119.2 Guardian’s Gala update.