- Thousands of players can exist within the EVE universe simultaneously!
- Players can choose from five playable races.
- Over 40 fully customizable ships to purchase and pilot.
- A completely player driven economy-purchase anything for a price.
- Communicate with fellow players through in-game instant messenger, messageboard, and e-mail.
- Buy and sell stock in player-created Corporations on the sophisticated stock market exchange.
- Real life space phenomena exist such as nebulae, asteroid fields, comets, ion storms, and black holes.
- Players can plot their own career path-follow a solitary course, or join a group.
- Diverse agent network system allows players to conduct hundreds of different missions.