Open Thread: Broken or Balanced? The Ingenuity of Players

Eve players have always been discovering more and more efficient ways to utilize CCP’s own game mechanics, eventually to the point of them being considered broken (drone assist). In some cases, “working as intended” could be broken. Titans being able to bridge fleets anywhere in the map …

Discussion: Changes to SOV , Power Projection & Nullsec Stagnation

So the title of this post is pretty bold in its assertion. First before I get to “the ideas” let me spin you a little tale of yesteryear. A tale of a Eve that I had been part of. Once upon a time before capitals existed and before anyone ever heard of a jump bridge Eve was exciting. I …

Submission: The Scumbag’s guide to the Galaxy…

I came back to EVE two and a half years ago, and this time it stuck. I went straight to null (well, Providence, but I still felt like my balls were massive and brassy), I made friends, they showed me how to fit, how to get stuff between high and null sec, how to use intel and make a bit of isk. …

Danny Centauri: Is IsBoxer bad for EVE Online?

Multiboxing has been growing in popularity for many years with many players choosing to multibox in order to make better profits or simply to compete against larger organisations. With many activities in EVE Online being repetitive and requiring very little attention to manage it’s not surprising …

Dev Blog: ‘Little Things’ coming to EVE Online in Crius

Hello space friends!

Team Super Friends have been working on a few little things for Crius and we want to tell you about them. Here’s what you can expect come July 22nd.

 

Split insurance list

For those with the appropriate corporation roles, browsing through the insurance …

Video: Triumvirate vs xXDeathXx

The following video is recorded from a Triumvirate pilot perspective. In this video you can see footage of the fight that Triumvirate had with xXDeathXx over a POS in MR4-MY.
Enjoy!

Kill

EICO: Further Drama

Once again drama strikes the EICO (East India Company) a member of the N3 Coalition. Previously the co-ceo of the Alliance was kicked and over 100Billion in assets were stolen. These assets that were stolen are roughly listed below:
35b in isk from in holding corp and exec corp wallets …

Contractual Obligations: Five Ways to get that monthly PLEX

Plex, Everyone Would like at least one per month.
This guide has five unconventional ways to make isk for PLEX, If you are new to eve/have never used a “PLEX” before here is a detailed page on what a PLEX is.CCP’s Plex Guide
1. Player owned starbase aggression.
General description:
This …

My Two Isk: The Eve-Dust 514 Link

When I started playing eve online, It took me awhile to understand the importance of the link between the pilots and the mercenaries of Dust 514. Now that I understand the concept, I want to give my opinion on the subject. I’ll start with the features that are currently in place.

Orbital …

On the Providence region and its most common misconceptions…

The region of Providence is a unique area of space bordering the Domain, Derelik, Devoid Tash-Murkon and Catch regions. Settled over ten years ago by radical loyalist devoted to the Amarr Empire, today Providence is a multi-cultural sector of space with a long and unique history of warfare, …

Foo’s Musings: Sisi and Scanning

Over the last couple of days, I gave the test server (otherwise known as Sisi or Singularity) a bit of a try.
Primarily, I was looking to test out a new boat setup.  I normally fly T1 battleships, and this was more expensive than that, so I wanted to see what I could do in PVE with this new …

My Two ISK: My First Four months in New Eden

As of July 3rd, 2014, I have played this game for four months and two days. While I wasn’t completely new to New Eden, I feel that I had as hard of a time as any other new player who has no experience with the Eve Universe. However, looking back at my first two months as a capsuleer, I …

Feyd Rautha Harkonnen: Interview With Cannibal Kane

This was originally written on Feyd’s Blog and if you enjoy the article we suggest you travel there and check out more of this work.
This will be the first in an ‘interesting people of EvE’ series, where yours truly goes bawls deep into the darker nooks and crannies of EvE life, …

Dev Blog: EVE Online SSO and what you need to know

Introduction

Hey capsuleers! We are writing to you all with some pretty serious information. In the very near future you will begin seeing web sites other than the official EVE Online sites using what is known as the EVE Single-Sign-On (SSO). Well OK, that's cool, but what is an …

Seraph IX Basarab: Compare and Contrast CFC vs N3(PL?) Coalitions

Introduction
If you compare the history of 0.0 politics with that of our own world you will find many common features and patterns. For example, the current dualistic nature of 0.0 politics mirrors very much the situation in the latter half of the 20th century. Unlike many others, I do not …

The Foxhole: Interview With A Veteran: S

Riverini’s note: The FoxHole is a brand new column at Eve News24 which aims to provide a face off with New Eden’s game changers, spymasters and shadowy figures. If you have an untold story and wish to be featured, feel free to email [email protected] and give us an outline of why feel …

Want isk? Join the EN24 Team!

Hey Guys! I hope you all have been enjoying the Brazil World Cup as much as the EN24 team has been doing so, there has been some exciting matches and we have certainly taken the opportunity to have a good rest from the internet spaceships happenings.
Site News
Things have slowed down quite a bit …

Dev Blog: Principles of Industry in EVE Online

This is not a feature blog, but rather a view of the bigger picture, of what we’re up to and what you can expect out of it.
Coming into this industry work, we had two main goals. Firstly, industry should be easy to understand. Once you’ve decided what you want to do, it should be …

Updated: PWN’D: 23 Billion Vindicator Down in The Citadel.

Recently, Pasta Syndicate killed a Vindicator belonging to Azealea in Uotila (.6). The faction ship was in an Incursion fleet at the time she was killed and it was ganked while landing on a gate to start a new-incursion. The loot fairy was favorable to the fleet masterminded by Lacco with 16 …

Dev Blog: Testing EVE Online’s graphics with ‘EVE Probe’

Greetings!

Team RnB is hard at work on EVE Probe – a standalone application that uses Trinity, the graphics engine from EVE, and will act as our test bed for optimizations and new features. CCP Snorlax had a presentation on this at Fanfest this year …

Nyx down in NCDOT Staging system!

Yesterday Against All Authorities managed to successfully lose a Nyx class super carrier in Northern Coalition.‘s staging system FAT-6P.
Apparently the Nyx was hunting. With his target being a nidhoggur class carrier who, according to the pilot Ninjistyle, had just “blind jumped into …

Legion of Death Destroy FCON Fleet in Branch

A month ago the CFC alliance Fidelas Constans deployed to Geminate, one of the two neutral areas that remain in nullsec. We’ve seen multiple skirmishes between Legion of Death and FCON  in the region, but nothing quite on the scale of what occurred on 27th June, which would result in the …

One Man Army: Balls of Steel

This weekend’s edition comes from Challus Mercer. 100% solo, no link alts from what I can tell, so it should be fun to watch. Also, I made this a few days in advance, because I’m currently moving, so if this is late, I’m sorry, but I hope it’s on time.

Video …

Newly bought Nyx Down!

Just a moment ago, Pandemic Legion & Co. killed a Nyx owned by Thor Kerrigan of Guardians of Asceticism
Now this story is different than the usual capital lowsec gank as it begun when Simon Perry was traveling through Asabona when he suddenly noticed a Nyx appear on his overview midwarp. He …

Against ALL Authorities Avatar Down

This morning an Against All Authorities (AAA) Avatar died to the hands of Pandemic legion.
Pandemic Legion didn’t want to comment on how this Avatar died so I decided to contact the victim, Hawkcrest to ask him his side of the story. He appeared to logged off so I joined his corps public …