Moments ago at EVE Fanfest 2014
in Reykjavik, Iceland, developer CCP Games
revealed some exciting developments for its upcoming virtual reality dogfighter EVE: Valkyrie
. Among the announcements was the revelation that actress Katee Sackhoff (of Battlestar Galactica fame) will be starring as the voice of Valkyrie faction leader Ran. The Valkyrie faction is a breakaway sect of EVE Online
's Guristas pirates that has become a mercenary outfit, using cloning and genetic enhancements to get an edge on the other pirate factions of New Eden. Sackhoff's character will be handing out missions to players in the final game and barking orders in your ear throughout each mission.
Read on for our the highlights of the Valkyrie
demo and Sackhoff's video missive to players.