CCP CEO Hilmar Veigur Pétursson followed Torfi Frans Olafsson's presentation of the True Exploration (working title) expansion features with some exciting news all his own. Confident that recent improvements in tech will allow EVE Online to handle many more players, CCP will along with Atari (who claims distribution rights to over 50,000 retail stores worldwide) to open the floodgates with a new retail box push next March. True Exploration's features list includes a newly revamped new player experience, making it the perfect expansion to fetch new players with a retail box. But keep watching for a hilarious special message from the increasingly familiar faces of a truly global CCP.

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2016

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Jeff's interest in online games stretches back to organizing neighborhood Unreal tournaments as a teenager, but when a college roommate introduced him to EverQuest, an interest became an obsession. Jeff joined the Ten Ton Hammer team in 2004 covering EverQuest II, and he's had his hands on just about every PC online and multiplayer game since.