CCP Games has confirmed plans to release the 'Uprising' update for its PS3-exclusive Dust 514 open beta on May 6.
"Uprising brings new features to drive meaningful human interaction, beautiful new visuals to astound, and increased ease of use" to the game, explained Hilmar Veigar Pétursson, CEO of CCP.
Said to be "its biggest update yet", Dust 514 Uprising will bring overall visual improvements to the game, new battlegrounds and weapons, improved menus and usability, and new 'Planetary Conquest features.
Details taken straight from the PR are below:
- Planetary Conquest: Take over the galaxy one world at a time! Player corporations can own and manage planetary districts in the EVE Online universe. Every battle matters and the fates of hundreds of thousands of gamers and the wealth of their massive corporations are constantly at stake.
- Graphic enhancement: The overall visual experience of DUST 514 is improved and enhanced by an optimized graphics engine. The maps and environments of DUST 514 are sharper, faster, and better than ever.
- Accessibility: The improved user experience is cleaner and easier, getting players into the action quickly.
- New content: Uprising extends the DUST 514 gameplay experience with new battlegrounds and gameplay modes and expands your arsenal with brand new weapons, gear, and equipment for every situation.
Here's a new Uprising trailer: