Developer CCP announced on Saturday that it will be working with Oscar-nominated director Baltasar Kormákur to produce a television series inspired by the true stories of players of EVE Online.
“The EVE universe is full of astounding stories of epic battles, daring heists, and gripping political intrigue, all of which will make for an amazing television series,” said Kormákur. “The opportunity to interact with the fans of the EVE Universe directly opens up all sorts of exciting possibilities.”
“The inhabitants of the notorious and beloved EVE Universe have ten years’ worth of dramatic stories to tell,” added CEO of CCP Hilmar Veigar Pétursson. “Our close collaboration with Baltasar and his creative team gives me confidence that we will capture EVE’s essence, inspiring millions of TV viewers with visions of humanity’s future.
Stories for the television series can be submitted to TrueStories.EVEonline.com.
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