- Dust 514
- Sub Genre:
- First Person
- Release Date (US):
- May 14th, 2013
- Release Date (UK):
- May 14th, 2013
- Online Players:
- CCP Games
- CCP Games
- T [Teen]
- PSU Rank:
- 0 of 1169 Games
- PSU Rank on PS3:
- 0 of 0 Games
- Additional Information:
- Dust 514 is a console-based MMOFPS set within the Eve universe, developed by CCP Games. It was announced on August 18, 2009 at the Game Developers Conference in Cologne, Germany and was introduced with a short trailer featuring pre-rendered footage of the game.
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DUST 514 is easily the most indepth FPS game out there and with an admission fee of €0.00 there is no reason at all for you not to check out what could be your go-to FPS for the next 5-10 years.
- Deep customisation and skill progression
- 1 year of development down, 10+ to go!
- A few bugs and technical issues
- Some of the dropsuit racial variations are not yet in game
When you download PS3’s exclusive free-to-play space shooter, you are onto something that can be cunningly addictive and awesome to be a part of. I’ve been in the beta since E3 2012 and have followed the game very closely since then. However, many gamers are unaware of just how deep and badass this rabbit hole is. DUST 514 isn’t some superficial and meaningless military shooter; it’s a pioneerin...
Dust 514 News
PlayStation Universe is known for having outstanding and in-depth coverage of DUST 514. Our resident Dust expert Alex Locher knows the game almost as well as the developers themselves, but for me, I’ve always found the concept a bit difficult to wrap my head around. During E3, I got to speak w...
CCP Games has released a brand new trailer at E3 2013 giving players an insight into the gameplay and depth of its free-to-play MMOFPS. Described as 'the deepest FPS you've ever played', DUST 514 launched last month and introduced Planetary Conquest Mode, which allows corporations to own pla...
PlayStation 3 has experienced a surge in sales from those wanting to give free-to-play shooter DUST 514 a spin, the game’s developer has claimed. Speaking with Destructoid, CCP Games’ Thor Gunnarsson has described how ‘Dust-curious’ players are investing in Sony’s se...
Last night PSU reported that Tranquility, the single shard server that houses DUST 514 and EVE Online, had been taken offline after a sustained DDoS attack. After toiling through the wee hours of the morning, CCP has announced that Traquility is back online and good to go. Chief Operat...
The DUST 514 and Eve Online servers have been taken offline by CCP following a DDoS attack. Via the official EVE Online Facebook page, CCP reports: “At 02:05 GMT June 2nd, CCP became aware of a significant and sustained distributed denial-of-service attack (DDoS) against the Tranquility clus...
On May 6, CCP unleashed the latest build for DUST 514, Uprising, on the masses--to mixed reception. The game has had a whole host of incredible upgrades in preparation for the official launch on May 14, 2013. The graphics look amazing, the UI is slick, voice chat has been completely opened up an...
UPDATE: Uprising is now launching at 16:30 GMT. Get ready! UPDATE 2: DUST 514 Uprising is LIVE! Alright! After months of waiting, DUST 514 players are about to get the biggest and best update so far with the Uprising build. Uprising marks the fifth iteration of the MMOFPS game which will be ...
Recently PSU was invited over to Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland, for the annual EVE FanFest event. FanFest is a gamer gathering that has EVE and DUST 514 players from around the globe embarking on a pilgrimage for three days of special events, as well as keynotes, presentations, and roun...
CCP announced today the official release date for its PlayStation 3-exclusive MMO shooter DUST 514. DUST 514 will officially launch on May 14 this year, thus ending its beta phase. Releasing with the launch date includes a dose of additional content. If waiting until May 14 leaves you anxious, you ...
Starting today, DUST 514 players can take part in the Human Endurance event. Running for four uniquely themed weeks, mercs will be able to earn a whole host of in-game items simply by taking part in matches. As you play, you earn one of three ranks depending on how many matches you played. One m...
Dust 514 Features
May’s wrapped, thus inexorably bringing us closer to that dreaded summer video games drought. Sure, there’s the odd gem scattered throughout the mix – such as the gorgeous-looking The Last of Us – but for the next couple of months we’re going to be met with a deluge of ...
PSU community vet and PSU GHOST SYNDICATE Director Holly explains 5 ways that DUST 514 differs from typical shooter games. DUST 514 is the new MMOFPS and gives a new take on first person shooter games. As a fan of FPS games DUST 514’s approach is very refreshing. It is not like your normal ...
I’m generally not interested in military FPS games. I’ve never owned a single Call of Duty and my first foray into the genre was with Battlefield 3. I enjoyed it, largely due to the fact that it seemed a lot more open than CoD and the inclusion of vehicles was an import...
With DUST 514 launching this week, new mercenaries across the globe should begin the search for a Corporation. Corporations are DUST’s version of clans or guilds and are the best way to get the most of out CCP’s massively multiplayer shooter. Teamwork is a core part of the DUST experi...
DUST 514 is bracing itself for an influx of new players today as the MMO FPS receives its official launch. To help ease you into the world of New Eden gently and give you a boost, PSU has put together a short beginner’s guide and a few tips that should help you out. Get to know the NeoC...
DUST 514 Tutorial Videos - Episode 1: Character set-up, dropsuit fitting and skill help, how to set up and join a corporation and how to create a squad
Note - The following video is from the Chromosome Build. The Uprising build launches on May 6, 2013 and features a huge graphical update as well as a host of new features. We'll have videos from the new build shortly. With DUST 514 due to come out of beta and launch on May 14, 2013 with the brand s...
Over the past 10 years of EVE Online development, CCP has released a large number of videos and devblogs aimed at keeping its userbase up-to-date with the latest developments in the game. Coupled with solid forum attention by developers, a good raport has built up between the gamers and game creator...
Hosted by EVE Online pilot, experienced DUST 514 mercenary and PSU Editor, Alex Locher, welcome to the Pilot episode of our exclusive DUST 514 podcast, involving members of our very own Ghost Syndicate. In this first episode, we discuss our reasons for bei...
DUST 514, the ambitious MMO shooter from CCP Games, can be a lot to absorb for the uninitiated. The following are five features of DUST 514 that fly under-the-radar for many mercs out there, yet are so valuable to know and can be a major contributor to your field success. 'Nuff said; let's ...
In a new developer blog, CCP talked about an awesome new gameplay element coming to DUST 514. In an update due "later this year", we will finally get to experience the Planetary Conquest game mode that was spoken of at last year's EVE FanFest. The underlying idea behind this new mode...