Esoteria: Battle of BY-MSY

BY-MSY system, Esoteria region. On the 23rd of February at 18:26 EVE Standard Time, a battle unfolded in the system between Test Alliance Please Ignore [TEST] and Red Menace (RMC) coalition forces which resulted in the destruction of three super carriers.
The battle was instigated by RMC forces who …

Cloud Ring: Battle of F7C-H0

Disclaimer: The following battle report was submitted to EVE News 24 by Sister Bliss, Executor of The Initiative. [INIT.] and a participant of the battle.
After 3 years and 346 days of traversing the universe firing doomsday after doomsday & grinding campaign after campaign, medal war hero of …

CCP Oversight of Rorquals Worse than Imagined

 
Confirmed by HerrBert in the video above, Rorqual industrial capital ships are able to use mobile micro jump units to move across the field. The player tested the ship in the system of Thera, showing the ship can use the mobile structures immediately after the ship exited PANIC (Pulse …

Tackling Everything: Introduction to Wormhole Life.

To many, wormhole space and EVE is a love/hate kind of relationship. Wormholes were introduced to EVE in the Apocrypha expansion back in 2009. The Apocrypha expansion included a training queue, Tech 3 vessels, wormholes and sleeper NPC’s. To many, this release still is considered as the best …

Burn Jita 4 2017 – was going to happen, now maybe later…

The “Goons”, who now collectively refer to themselves as members of the “Imperium”, were about to announce “Burn Jita 4 2017 (BJ4K)” from Feb 24th to Feb 27th. However this will now be delayed by about a month. 
Burn Jita is a yearly event hosted by members of …

Dev Post: [March] Structure, Drone & Fighter improvements from Team Five 0

Greetings intrepid testers!
Team Five 0 have some lovely things for you for the upcoming release (Currently scheduled for March). We’d highly appreciate it if anyone interested in the changes please go try them out on our test server Singularity, let us know what you think and submit bug …

Dev Post: [March] Rorqual and Mining changes

Hello again folks. Got another set of changes today for your feedback.
These changes revolve around the Rorqual and mining in general. We’ve been keeping a close eye on the mineral economy since Ascension and we feel that we need to make another fairly significant intervention in order to …

Dev Post: [March] Balance Tweaks: Focused Warp Scrambling Script

Hi m8s,
In March, we’re releasing a number of balance tweaks and we would love your feedback.
WARP DISRUPTION FIELD GENERATORS
The current state of Scripted Warp Disruption Field Generators is a little too oppressive, especially to the small gang PvP scene. We’d like to open up …

Seraph IX Basarab: On Media Wars

I recently wrote a counter-piece to an article on INN regarding renting. The short version is that the article’s author wrote some blatantly false things about renting, and I corrected/pointed these lies out. I’m not exaggerating when I say “lies” either. They ranged from claiming certain …

Real world science and EVE Online working together once again.

The EVE Online community will once again rush to aid the real world science. This time they will be searching for exoplanets (AKA planets outside our solar system). CCP Games will work together with Massively Multiplayer Online Science (MMOS), University of Reykjavik and University of Geneva along …

Kirith Kodachi: Market Blues

It was only a matter of time.
The big stumbling block to producing Azbel Engineering Complexes is simply capital. ISK to buy the blueprint and then ISK to buy the materials to build one. Any high sec NPC station or properly equipped Raitaru can build them.
So its no surprise that the going price …

Dev Post: [March] Mining Drone Specialization skill and T2 Mining Drones

Hey folks!
Back when we announced the Ascension mining drone changes as part of the mining foreman ship revamp we mentioned that we’d be adding the new Mining Drone Specialization skill to the requirements for the T2 mining drones at a future point.
Adding the Mining Drone Spec skill to the …

Watch This: Waffles – Newt’s Police Comet Roam

Frigate roams are always fun, especially when the numbers heavily favors the attackers. A fellow NCDOT pilot once compared a frigate fleet taking down a battleship as something akin of a bear being eaten but a thousand squirrels; gruesome and equally fascinating.
Today we are sharing a pretty cool …

Dev Post: [March] Mobile Warp Disruptor changes

Hey everyone!
After some discussion about anchored bubbles and interdiction nullification with the CSM at our recent summit here in Iceland we asked the CSM folks to help get some community discussion going on these topics so we could hear from all of you.
Big thanks to the CSM and to everyone who …

PSA: Citadel Trade / Teleport exploit fixed in latest EVE Online update.

CCP Games released a quick update for EVE Online which included a much-needed fix to the citadel bug they warned about a few days ago.
Below is the list of fixes released this morning:

Patch notes for YC119.2 Release 1.4
Published on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Patch notes for YC119.2 Release …

HeadStart: Five Things I wish I knew before I got into Eve Online

HeadStart is a column aimed at helping the stream of new players adapt better to the game, avoid common pitfalls and get addicted to ever faster.
Having been playing EVE Online for a few months now, I’ve found that there is an enormous amount of information to absorb and, despite my best efforts, …

CCP Games issues EULA breaking warning on Citadel / Trade bug.

Today CCP Games has issued an exploit notification regarding the wrongful use of the trade system to instantly move items from one place to another.
An issue has been brought to our attention this morning, which allows players to teleport items and ships via misuse of the trade system.
The issue is …

Pro Tip: Multiple Info Tabs with and without changing Settings

“Pro Tip” is a new EN24 column in which we’ll feature useful, interesting, or curious stuff for our readers. We hope this information will improve your in-game experience.

Today we bumped into a interesting video by Killtec, in which he elaborates on how to easily open multiple …

Cloud Ring: The-Culture and Pandemic Horde Brawl in MJYW-3

MJYW-3 system, Cloud Ring region. On the 18th of February at 21:15 EVE Standard Time, The-Culture [-T C-] and Pandemic Horde [REKTD] forces clashed in the system in a battle that escalated in to a full capital brawl.
The battle was prompted by The-Culture. The alliance had scouted a major battle …

Karmafleet Anchors First Keepstar, Third for Goonswarm Federation

It is custom among alliances to sacrifice a carrier to their newly onlined Keepstar citadel, a variance of the tradition of breaking a bottle over a newly launched ship. This is what Goonswarm Federation did celebrating New Eden’s newest Keepstar belonging to Karmafleet [SNOOO] (Goonswarm …

Propaganda Sundays: Vendetta Mercenary Group Overview

For the past six months, Vendetta Mercenary Group [UDIE] alliance fought a war with a coalition of three rival alliances; Short Bus Mercenaries [D3CT], Archetype. [ATYPE], and Complaints Department [P45] for High-Security Space supremacy. Although outnumbered and outgunned Vendetta Mercenary Group …

Low Sec Rumble: Providence Bloc Confronts Mercenary Coalition in Hasateem

Hasateem system, Derelik region. On the 16th of February at 21:09 EVE Standard Time, Providence Bloc and Mercenary Coalition [MC] clashed in the system.
Mercenary Coalition had deployed to the area and has been provoking Providence Bloc by reinforcing infrastructure. This led to a series of …

Watch These – Eve Online Weekly Video Round Up #49

The past week has supplied more than enough videos from around New Eden. From ambient videos, fake trailers and some hilarious or tense PvP moments, these are EVE News 24’s picks for the past week:
#1 THE BEAUTY OF EVE by Temppu Gaming
A video depicting some of the landmarks and strange …

Watch This: Warcrows – The Future is Greedy

Today I was checking my dailies and I came upon what should be one of the most intense propaganda videos ever made for EVE Online.
Warcrows’ recruitment video transcends art to a separate plane of propaganda.

Warcrows is a recently formed corporation in the Eve online universe, we are …

The War Room: Episode 2

The War Room is a new podcast created as a collaboration between EVE News 24’s Editor in Chief, Salivan Harddin and Providence Bloc’s Strategos (Military director) and Crossing Zebras writer, Jin’taan. The podcast seeks to cover recent conflicts and wars in New Eden, and in today’s …