EVE Online to release in Japan March 28

Thursday, 1 March 2012 16:57 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

CCP and Nexon have announced a localized Japanese version of EVE Online will hit Japan on March 28.

Japanese players will now be able to play against 400,000 global subscribers from around the world via CCP’s Tranquility server.

CCP will continue development of the game itself and handle gameplay related customer support, while Nexon will manage all billing needs, along with local marketing and PR services in the region.

TianCity will distribute EVE Online for CCP in mainland China.