Fanfest 2018: A Tasteful Review

As a first time attendee of Fanfest, and also a part of the pair of EN24 correspondents included in the CCP media group, I went into this doubting whether or not I’d be able to give a 1st timer’s perspective as well as maintain an unbiased approach. I would like to first off publicly thank both …

Kenshin Corp Meeting Leak; Tone Positive

Unless you’ve been living under a wormhole, you’ll have heard that Kenshin suffered a serious theft yesterday. Kenshin is a major PVP corporation in DARKNESS. alliance, and a key element of the Guardians of the Galaxy coalition.
This morning, their leader, Vlade Randal, held a corp …

EN24: UPDATE – NEW STAFF OPENING & Comment System Changes

EN24 is doing an open call for writers, storytellers, and reporters interested in making internet spaceship news an integral part of their Eve Online experience.
We are seeking writers and staff from all regions and segments of New Eden (i.e. ‘Null-Sec’, ‘High-Sec’, ‘Low-Sec’, Faction …

War of Ascension – A step in a new direction.

As part of the Keynote speech this year at the annual EVE Fanfest celebration it was announced by CCP that the previously named Project Aurora has now been titled EVE: War of Ascension.
Whilst some may have thought that an announcement made on PlayRaven’s website, the developer in partnership …

A Blessing from his Holiness the Space Pope Max Singularity the First at EVE Fanfest 2018

The question of how Eve has avoided cosplayfication is an interesting one, which has numerous explanations. Is it one thing to dress up as a favorite character in a movie and series and quite another to do so with a character you essentially develop yourself in a game? Halo fanatics don’t think …

Northern Conflict Observatory #2

MOA Corp Defects
On the 10th, the Mordus Angels <MOA> corporation Angels and Devils defected to The Imperium. Some weeks ago, one of their directors approached Goonswarm intelligence wanting to leave MOA. On the 10th, this director took the corporation out of MOA and executed a heist.
Angels …

Eastern Conflict Observatory #2

This article is your weekly briefing on the conflict in the east between Unspoken Alliance./WE FORM V0LTA/Skill Urself and the Drone Regions Federation.
DCU Disbanding; Holy League Claims Victory
In a coalition-wide meeting at about 9 o’clock on the 15th of April, the Drone Control Unit …

* LIVE BLOG * EVE Online Fanfest 2018 Closing Ceremony

All good things come to an end, sadly. Still here we are. The closing ceremony to EVE Online’s 2018 Fanfest. Let’s see what surprises CCP Games have saved for the end.
#ffclosing Tweets
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* LIVE BLOG * Structures Presentation

This is the first of two live blogs I’ll be running, without further ado, the live blog for the structures presentation:
Tweets about #ffstruct
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Eve News24’s FanFest 2018 Twitter Feed

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Watch This: You Are EVE – Celebrating 15 Years of EVE Online

As part of the keynote presentation we have a brand new trailer for EVE Online. Showcasing where the game has been and how it has been shaped by you, the players.
Check it out below.

* LIVE BLOG * EVE Online Keynote

Here comes the first big EVEnt of the Fanfest 2018; the EVE Online keynote. What surprises does CCP Games have in store for us? the wait is soon to be over.
As usual we’ll be live blogging the event for those of you unable to watch the stream via twitter and through this page. Buckle up, the …

Fanfest 2018 – The Warm Up

This year EVE Online reaches its 15th birthday. Due to this, the annual fanfest which takes place in Iceland every year is supposed to be a big one. Surpassing that of last year which saw a celebration relating to 20 years since CCP first opened its doors.
There have already been some changes made …

Eastern Conflict Observatory #1

This article is your weekly briefing on the conflict in the east between Unspoken Alliance./WE FORM V0LTA/Skill Urself and the Drone Regions Federation.
1-BK1Q Falls
1-BK1Q was a key staging system for the Drone Regions Federation. Under the control of RAZOR Alliance, it enabled home defense.
Over …

Wesper: A Space Diplomacy Podcast Series

Riverini’s note: These are by far and large the best produced, better researched EVE Online podcasts I have ever heard, in the wake of the upcoming fanfest we are proud to introduce you Wesper’s podcast series.
Wesper is a podcast featuring a series of (mostly) non-narrated, cinematic …

In-Game: CONCORD Quarantine Ship of Unknown Design in Yulai

YULAI – For approximately 48 hours, CONCORD's Directive Enforcement Department have been holding a ship of unknown design in quarantine outside the DED's Yulai X Assembly station. The initial apperance of this ship, apparently under the control of a force commanded by DED Genesis …

Northern Conflict Observatory #1

This article is your weekly brief about the ongoing conflict between Goonswarm Federation and Guardians of the Galaxy.
Caldarius Alliance Anchors Keepstar
Caldarius Alliance, a Japanese alliance in GOTG, anchored a Keepstar on April 4th in their staging system of A-G1FM.
The anchoring marks a …

The Discourse – Singularity Cruiser Discovered In Yulai

A Singularity Bearing Cruiser was spotted in Yulai, days before an important capsuleer meeting. Piloted by DED operative Oveg Drust, it is barely holding up in one piece and is surrounded by Blacktroop SWAT ships.

Credits:
Hosts: Elinari Rhodan
ARC Logo: Noene Drops
Title Animation: Corrin …

Fire in the East

Introduction
Do you have a perspective on the eastern conflict? Whether you’re a line member or a CEO, EN24 would appreciate your input. Sign-up for the Target Caller program by going to our Discord, here. 
For the past 6 months or so, the DRF has been at war. The Blue Donut War, so named by …

Streamfleet v Eve 2 Announcement

The following is an announcement issued to us regarding an event taking place tomorrow evening.
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Twitch v EVE 2 6th April 2018 21:00eve
 
This year we go at it again. The streamers of streamfleet are back to find the good fights!
50 of your favorite streamers are fleeting …

EVE Online – The EVE Fanfest 2018 Megablog!

Ladies and Gentlemen. Fellow capsuleers.
That time of the year is once again swiftly approaching.
As we work feverishly here at CCP Headquarters to finish up preparation work for Fanfest 2018, the clock is ticking and Fanfest 2018 is just a week away.
In a week, capsuleers from across the globe …

Moon Mining in High Sec: What does it mean for newer players.

Moon Mining came to +0.5 systems recently. It has been having an impact on both Alphas and Newbros. Omegas obviously benefit from this kind of mining, but we are not going to focus on them today because the benefits seem obvious.
Alphas
Let us first examine how Alphas can see a benefit from …

Seraph IX Basarab: Remembering the Fizzle War

Hello, my name is Seraph IX Basarab and I’m an opinion piece writer and analyst of Eve politics and war here at EN24. The thoughts and opinions written here are mine and not meant to represent anyone else’s.

Although this may be coming in late, it was necessary to conceal intelligence …

Another Week in Deklein: Dispatches from the Front

Disclaimer: The author is an Officer in one of the Alliances involved but the analysis and opinions herein are entirely his own.
Sov Defense in Pure Blind 30-3-2018:

There was a double shot of PVP action in Y-C3EQ last Friday evening, with the GOTG Coalition helping Suicide Squad, an ally of …

Fanfest 2018 Alliance Attendance Contest – Results!

Fanfest 2018 is just a week away and the results of the Alliance Attendance contest are in!
More than 60 alliances are represented at this year’s event, and over a quarter of those have more than 10 pilots attending Fanfest next week.
It’s a little later than expected due to the Easter weekend, …