Molding the Meta Part 1 – The right tool for the job

The meta is an abbreviation of most effective tactics available. In gaming, it usually refers to ships, items or strategies that have proven to be powerful, and thus many people want to use.
Why are things the way they are, and how has it come to his? These are questions that many of us never …

Dev Post: Update on Jump Fuel Changes.

Hey again folks. Thanks for the feedback so far.
After some discussions internally and with the CSM we agree with one of the major points many of you are bringing forward: that the removal of the extra jumps before refueling feels too painful after a few weeks of time with the post-Lifeblood status …

Opinion: Overcoming Bitter Vet-riol

The following article is an opinion piece and is not necessarily reflective of Eve News24 and its other staff.

Character names have been changed to protect in-game identities.
Vitriol abounds in Eve.
Comments that reflect bitterness and deep-seated ill will (aka vitriol) such as Eve is dying, Eve …

Back from Russia, With Love: That Yossarian Interviews DCU Leader Fafer

Disclaimer: The Author is a Member of one of the Alliances involved but the opinions and analysis found within this article are his own and not necessarily reflective of the actual position of his Coalition, Alliance, or Corp.
After over a month of raiding the Drone lands, it appears a settlement …

Dev Post: [December] Jump Drive Fuel Consumption and Jump Fatigue Cap changes

Hello everyone. We have a series of changes planned for our December release to discuss today. These changes follow up on the reductions in isotope volume and moon material volume released in Lifeblood last month.
Combined these changes work towards the following goals:

Increase the economic …

Dev Post: [December] Changes to fuel block manufacturing inputs

Hello everyone. We have a series of changes planned for our December release to discuss today. These changes follow up on the reductions in isotope volume and moon material volume released in Lifeblood last month.
Combined these changes work towards the following goals:

Increase the economic …

Dev Post: [December] Reduction in T2 intermediate material volume

Hello everyone. We have a series of changes planned for our December release to discuss today. These changes follow up on the reductions in isotope volume and moon material volume released in Lifeblood last month.
Combined these changes work towards the following goals:

Increase the economic …

Another Caedes “dies historic” on the Fury Road.

Another Alliance Tournament XIV – limited edition Caedes Blood Raider Covert Ops frigate went down, this time in the A-J6SN solar system in The Spire region. The ship belonged to Radakos [H A V O C] from Hooligan. alliance.
The story as it goes tells us of a small roaming gang …

Killmarks: Logi Style

The following is the sole opinion of Moon Moon Burdy and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of Eve News24.
Hello, space-friends! Back in November 2015, CCP’s art team added killmarks and dust to all ships.

Since then, pilots have been able to proudly display their spaceship exploding …

How to consistently make 50mil isk in 5 minutes flat.

Hey guys, riverini here. As the returning editor in chief, I have been busy cleaning the house and implementing specific core changes which will make sure we’ll arrive 2018 with a healthy and sustainable editorial process aiming to provide an increased coverage of EVE Online events.
One of …

PSA – EVE Online: Lifeblood Expansion patch notes.

Patch notes for EVE Online: Lifeblood expansion 1.8
Released on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Defect Fixes

Gameplay

It is no longer possible to cancel industry jobs in Upwell structures, while the structure is in either the armor reinforced state or the hull vulnerable state.

User …

Dev Blog: New Alpha Training Option!

We recently announced a massive upgrade to Alphas in this Dev Blog, where we described plans to make an additional 15 million skill points available for Alphas on top of the 5 million they already have. We also told you that we were going to offer a new way for Alphas to train all those added …

Incoming: GOTG vs. DRF Conflict comes to an end.

A few hours ago, the following ping was broadcasted by Sort Dragon who is Darkness. leader:
@everyone Timestamp: 2017-11-14 01:48:54 From: Sort Dragon To: coalition_pings As of this moment all [offensive] ops against the DRF have stopped.
Time to take us home ladies.
Starting tonight AU if the fcs …

CalMil Propaganda Contest Promises ~2bn in Prizes

Nothing sets the heart afire like the right propaganda, and the good stuff is hard to find. The Caldari Militia Coalition, comprising about a quarter of New Eden’s factional warfare, has launched a propaganda contest labeled ‘WIN A CARRIER WITH YOUR ART!’ Normally, digital artists may …

Incoming: Revenant Down in Lonetrek

What appears to be the 14th ever Revenant loss according to zKillboard has occurred in Lonetrek. Destroyed today for a net worth of a little more than 101 billion ISK according the the website, an amount that zKill correlates to being worth about $1,100 USD or about 850€ for those capsuleers …

A Look Inside FCON’s Internal Financial Statements

It feels inaccurate to call something a leak when the documents in question are smeared all over Reddit. Let’s go with ‘disclosure.’ It seems nicer.
The Phoenix Federation’s fall from grace has been well documented; their lead alliance, Fidelas Constans [FCON] has been in the …

Conflict in Eve Online with Mobadder Thworst

When people read about Eve Online on major gaming news outlets, they read about conflict, betrayal, huge fights in nullsec. Hopefully, this attracts new players to join us in the sandbox. CCP Games has made entry easy and free for new folks, but what are they looking for and how do they find …

Guristas Sotiyo Spotted in Galmilistan

At any given time, there are two new Guristas forward operating bases in nullsec. Boasting advanced AI and a taste for pods, the FOBs center on Sotiyo platforms. Today capsuleers located one of these bases in XG-D1L, an obscure system in Cloud Ring. Pandemic Legion pilot Jebi Vjetar captured an …

‘Bot Detector’ Offers Nullsec Hunting Options

The EVE player base churns out web tools and apps at a prodigious rate. It’s part of the community’s charm. One of the most niche, and most interesting, new arrivals is the EVE Bot Detector by Broadhead. 
The Bot Detector, on the surface, is pretty plain: a table of around forty …

EN24: Under New Management

Hey guys, starting today I will be replacing Johann Landier as the Editor in Chief of EVE News24. I cannot express how much appreciation I have for all the work Johann’s has done in EN24 and we wish him the best of luck on his future projects.
What’s next?
I will take over Evenews24 and …

Pod and Planet – The Final Contestants

The Pod and Planet entry period has closed for the fiction contest’s sixth year. With over 55 billion ISK in prizes and CCP lore authorities among the judges, Pod and Planet is one of EVE’s longest-running and most prestigious contests. EveNews24 has previously reported on Pod and …

Fleet of Orcas beach themselves in Solitude

An unfortunate fleet of Orcas was intercepted on a gate by a flash-formed fleet in Yveve yesterday evening after leaving the main highsec pocket of Solitude. The Orca fleet, totalling 12, waited on the Yveve gate in highsec for 3 or 4 minutes, where they were spotted by the local alliance.  A …

PSA: Launcher Update Coming Tomorrow

We’re happy to announce that a few changes will be coming to the EVE Online Launcher tomorrow, after completion of significant revisions to the codebase for the launcher’s UI.

The revision has allowed us to break the launcher into smaller components, for better fault finding and …

Challenges of a Rookie – Why is PVP so Hard to Learn?

In EVE Online, the first steps as a capsuleer are a challenge unlike in any other game. Many people regard EVE’s learning curve as one of the steepest. Some even refer to it as a learning cliff. Of course, as our wise creators, the demigods of CCP have gifted us with a brand new tutorial that’s …

Phoenix Federation in a State of Collapse

After being defeated on the Southern front of the war raging across the Drone Region Federation’s regions, Fidelas Constans [FCON]-led Phoenix Federation is evacuating and retreating to the North closer to Legion of xXDeathXx [X.I.X]‘s sovereignty. While the war continues elsewhere, …