DUST 514 October events, new DLC and more

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Throughout the month of October, CCP will be holding events in DUST 514 that will provide players with weekly challenges to complete and win prizes that will help your Faction in the war.

CCP Sentinel detailed the full month’s list of events in a recent post on the PlayStation Blog. With rewards such as; 75 prototype weapons, 100 Black Eagle Packaged Fits, customized Packaged Fits and more; rewards that can greatly help you and your Faction in future battles. Continue reading for the full schedule of events.

Event 1: Factional Warfare Challenge

Oct 8 – Oct 15

The first event being held will require a certain percent of victories throughout the week in Factional Warfare matches.

For a full week in October the four factions of the EVE Universe are calling all mercenaries to prove their loyalty by fighting in their name. Whether you are in a DUST 514 corporation or a lone gun for hire, the Factional Warfare Challenge will put you in the front lines of the larger conflicts of New Eden and in line for the bounties of war.

Rewards:

  • Play through 20 Factional Warfare matches and win 55% (11 matches) of them – Tier 1 reward: 100 prototype equipment items for your chosen faction
  • Play through 30 Factional Warfare matches and win 50% (15 matches) of them – Tier 2 reward: 75 prototype weapons to your chosen faction
  • Play through 40 Factional Warfare matches and win 45% (18 matches) of them – Tier 3 reward: 50 prototype dropsuits to your chosen faction

Event 2: DUST 514 Reactivation Event

Oct 9 – Oct 23

Been busy playing other games since August 8th and not spending time in DUST 514? No problem, if you log into your account during this time period and complete 5 matches, you will gain the following rewards:

  • 100 Black Eagle Packaged Fits
  • 100 Quafe dropsuits

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On Oct 22nd, CPP will also be releasing the Weaponized and Ready (W.A.R.) Kits that you can download which will give you brand new weapons that are designed and inspired by the development team behind DUST 514. On October 22nd there will be three different packs that will be available for purchase;

W.A.R. Kit ‘Hoplon’ ($19.99) – contains 400 battle ready dropsuits and vehicles. Kit includes:

  • 45 x ‘FoxFour’ Assault G-I
  • 45 x ‘Logicloop’ Scout M-I
  • 45 x ‘Tigris’ Sentinel A-I
  • 45 x ‘Rattati’ Assault G/1
  • 45 x ‘Wolfman’ Assault A/1
  • 45 x ‘Nullarbor’ Myron Dropship
  • 45 x ‘Grayscale’ Saga Light Assault Vehicle
  • 45 x ‘Remnant IX’ Logistics mk.0
  • 45 x ‘Flying Scotsman’ Assault ck.0 (PSN Exclusive!)
  • 1x 3-Day Active Skill Point Booster

W.A.R. Kit ‘Hetairos’ ($49.99) – contains 900 battle ready dropsuits and vehicles. Kit includes:

  • 100 x ‘FoxFour’ Assault G-I
  • 100 x ‘Logicloop’ Scout M-I
  • 100 x ‘Tigris’ Sentinel A-I
  • 100 x ‘Rattati’ Assault G/1
  • 100 x ‘Wolfman’ Assault A/1
  • 100 x ‘Nullarbor’ Myron Dropship
  • 100 x ‘Grayscale’ Saga Light Assault Vehicle
  • 100 x ‘Remnant IX’ Logistics mk.0
  • 100 x ‘Praetorian VII’ Madrugar HAV (PSN Exclusive!)
  • 1x 3-Day Active Skill Point Booster

W.A.R. Kit ‘Sparta’ ($99.99) – contains 2,700 battle ready dropsuits and vehicles. Kit includes:

  • 300 x ‘FoxFour’ Assault G-I
  • 300 x ‘Logicloop’ Scout M-I
  • 300 x ‘Tigris’ Sentinel A-I
  • 300 x ‘Rattati’ Assault G/1
  • 300 x ‘Wolfman’ Assault A/1
  • 300 x ‘Nullarbor’ Myron Dropship
  • 300 x ‘Grayscale’ Saga Light Assault Vehicle
  • 300 x ‘Remnant IX’ Logistics mk.0
  • 300 x ‘Hellmar’ Sentinel ak.0 (PSN Exclusive!)
  • 1x 3-Day Active Skill Point Booster

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Lastly, CCP revealed the DUST 514 Tactival Edition which comes with a bunch of additional content with the game. Starting today with the PlayStation Store updates, this new version of DUST 514 will be available for $19.99 and includes;

  • DUST 514 Client
  • 7-Day Active Skill Booster
  • 50 x CreoDron Breach Heavy Assault Vehicle Featured Fit
  • 50 x Kaalakiota Recon Dropship Featured Fit
  • 100 x Hunter Scout Dropsuit Featured Fit
  • 100 x Mauler Heavy Dropsuit Featured Fit
  • 100 x Shock Assault Dropsuit Featured Fit
  • 50 x ‘LC-217’ Saga Light Assault Vehicles
  • 2,500 Aurum

Written by Kyle Jessee

Kyle Jessee

Your lone Kentucky writer on staff. Loves the Big Blue Nation, rock music, and Resistance 2 (the best in the series).

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