Fire in the East

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.
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.
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, …

Dev Blog: Chat Bubbles to be disabled on 04/05

After significant testing of the new chat bubble system with the objective of measuring how it improved communication between new players, we have decided to disable them with a point release tomorrow, April 5th.

We’ll be taking a look at metrics from this test, and may potentially iterate on …

AAR: Dreadbombing Goes Wrong in FO8M-2 (Deklein)

The tides of battle are fickle indeed. After a past few weeks that have seen capitals going down in massive balls of fire, from the North down to Catch,  these large fights illustrate a taste of what a little overconfidence can result in.
This week, again, the bulk of the action in Guardians of …

EN24 and Eve Onion to merge, introducing the NCdot News Network

It is with great anticipation, and a hint of sadness, that Eve News24 will be closing its operations as we merge teams with Eve Onion to form a new site: NCdot News Network (NNN).
For too long, Eve Online’s media has been devoid of an official media site for Northern Coalition. and their …

The Imperium’s Hybrid War in the North

It’s something of a truism in EVE that the Imperium doesn’t do massive coalition deployments well. Hakonen was a flop, and 9-4PR2 was something of a fiasco. Various reasons are touted as the cause, typically centering around the Delve krab species.
But these seeming problems when deploying as a …

The Battle of D-GTMI: LEGACY wipes the floor with Pandemic Legion & Co.

The Battle of D-GTMI: LEGACY wipes the floor with Pandemic Legion & Co.
This Article is written by a Pilot from CVA, the views expressed here are but the authors and the commentators and not that of Evenews24.
Special thanks to Ironwulf, Valkorsia, and Vily which took time from their schedules …

ROIR-Y: Five GOTG Titans Go Down. 120+ GSF Dreadnoughts 1 Trillion ISK in Losses

Disclaimer: The author was piloting for one of the parties involved and the opinions expressed are solely his own.

Here was the “Million Dollar Battle” we all deserved. Although, with even titans selling for just $500 on the black market down from $4000 just three years ago …

No Country for Old Goons: How Not to Dreadbomb in Deklein

One could be excused for thinking it has been uncharacteristically quiet in regards to the creeping Goonswarm campaigns in Pure Blind, Fade, and Deklein recently. Largely on account of the fact that mentioning one-way GSF kamikaze fleets of high damage dealing yet cheap and replaceable Tech-1 …

PSA: Patch Notes For March 2018 Release

Patch Notes For March 2018 Release 1.0
Released on Tuesday, March 20th 2018
Features & Changes
For explanation and discussion on ship balance changes in this patch, please see this dev blog.
Tech I Battleships updated (includes pirate faction and navy faction battleships, does not …

PSA: CSM 13 applications are now open

We've opened the application form for CSM applications. Candidates have until 12:00 UTC on Friday March 23 to submit their applications and required documents.
All applications will be vetted for eligibility and everyone who meets the minimum requirements will be on the ballot for CSM 13 in …

Dev Blog: Little Things Coming In The March Release!

Hi Spacefriends,
CCP karkur here to tell you about a few little things we’re bringing you in the March release and also about a few other that have been deployed in the past few months.
It's been quite a while since I wrote one of these blogs, so after discussing the newest changes, I want …

The Discourse – Drifter Data Vaults Reveal Footage Of Unknown Vessels

T-DART is rapidly repusrposed for Trinary Decryption Initiative and the first fruits of labor are already here – Corrupted Trinary Data Vaults reveal part of a bigger footage of Drifters engaging mysterous vessels in previously unseen space. ARC urges capsuleers to provide information on …

[Watch This] A SLYCE funeral in EVE Online: The Goto Udan Memorial Roam

Tributes to fallen warriors have been a fundamental part of the human condition since the Trojans mourned their champion Hector within the walls of their besieged city of Troy. Any Viking history nut can tell you how those wandering fighters of old bade their war chiefs farewell in grand style, …

Massacre in 5ED-4E: Hard Knocks Massacre a Rorqual Fleet

There are whale hunts and then there are whale hunts. 11 capital mining ships in a single op surely makes for a memorable afternoon, on either side of the playing field. Disaster struck last Wednesday for Shadow of xXDEATHXx, members of the Drone Regions Federation, in 5ED-4E when over 11 Rorqual …

PSA: Exploit Notification – Using A Ship To Prevent Wormhole Spawning

We have recently been made aware of an issue that causes wormholes not to spawn when a player’s ship is present at the intended location of the wormhole.
We would like to inform all pilots that using any method to block the spawning of a wormhole is now considered an exploit as of the date of …

EN24: Writer’s Call – New Staff Opening

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 …

Thoughts of a Roaming FC

Erebus SilentKill is a well-known roaming FC in Guardians of the Galaxy. He is particularly adept at securing kills under an enemy supercap umbrella. EN24 sat down with him to find out his thoughts on FC’ing, supercapital umbrellas and content.
What’s your background in EVE? How long …

AAR: 217 Bill In Losses as Capitals Duel over a Fortizar in Siside

Disclaimer: The author is a member of one of the alliances involved.

It’s a nice feeling when you set an alarm for something that doesn’t entirely dissapoint. The objective was to back up Northern Coaltion. and Pandemic Horde who were supporting Seige Green in defense of a lowsec …

Multiculturalism and EVE Online

EVE Online organizations have different cultures. This is, perhaps, obvious. However, what is interesting is how leadership deal with culture. Whether they attempt to make things homogenous or instead embrace multi-culturalism.
There are, roughly, three ways to deal with cultures – …