Release: Evolve Client 1.8.12

The latest Evolve client release in the “stable” channel increases security and fixes common installation problems. We found over 25+ .dll files that were not signed by the original team. This should greatly reduce the amount of installation problems people have, and also reduce the connection problems some people had to the login and party ...

A Friendly Reminder

At Evolve we take pride in our mission to make gaming better. We believe in the bright future of PC gaming and the necessity of a free social platform connecting a powerful community. Simply put, we do it for our love of video games. From the beginning, Evolve has protected the intellectual property rights of ...

VPN Vulnerability Identified

One of the reasons that Evolve makes it easier to play games online with friends is because of the virtual private network (VPN) adapter installed by our Party system. We became aware of a vulnerability in our VPN this morning, and are working on fixing it. In very simplified terms, malicious users can intercept and ...

Game Stats

As some of you have noticed, Evolve hasn’t been properly calculating playtime and game statistics correctly for the past few days.  This is in part due to the system outages we had on Monday.  We have resolved these issues and the calculation bots have been put back to work!  It will take them a few ...

Twitch Password Reset and Problems Streaming with Evolve

Recently Twitch.tv suffered a security breach, and they have forced a password reset with some of their users. If you are having problems streaming with Evolve, please do the following: Open the Evolve client Click on the red Evolve button, then Preferences Click on the Accounts tab Unlink your Twitch account Go to twitch.tv and ...

New Simultaneous User Record

Congratulations to the Evolve community for setting a new record for simultaneous users! Since November of 2014, the new team has worked to increase Evolve’s capacity. We’ve increased the number of concurrent users from 29,000 to 40,000 and the number of people who can use our party system from 4000 to 8000. We aren’t stopping ...

Facebook Chat

Some of you have noticed that in our latest client release, we’ve removed Facebook Chat integration.  This was not a decision we made lightly, but we had no choice.  Facebook has deprecated support for Chat integration, and is fully cutting it off on April 30th, 2015. We were seeing a lot of bugs due to Facebook ...

Evolve Client Updates

As part of our server upgrades today we’ve released new versions of both the stable and beta builds of the Evolve client. After the server upgrades are complete, it will be necessary to be running one of the updated clients to access the party system. Evolve will prompt you to automatically update the next time you ...

Server upgrades: Feb 25th, 12-4pm CDT

Evolve will be down on Feb 25th from 12-4pm CDT for upgrades. Greetings from the Evolve headquarters here. We’ve been working hard over the past few weeks to increase the capacity of our system, and we’re happy to announce that we’re ready to roll out these improvements this week. However this will require some downtime for ...

Evolve Client Beta Release Updated

Hello, we’ve released an updated beta version of the Evolve client. More details about the release are available here. If you’d like to try out the beta, you can opt in via the General tab in the Evolve Preferences.  

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