Dirk Macgirk: A Stagnation of Our Own Making

I’ve been sitting back pondering the current state of nullsec and thinking about putting some words to screen. Not from the perspective of what changes CCP can make to improve it, but rather what our actions as players have seemingly led to. Luckily, Snot Shot released an article on EN24 and …

Mabrick: EVE Valkyrie vs. Star Citizen

At E3 this week, CCP released a new game play video for EVE Valkyrie. I’ll embed the video so you can watch it.

There is nothing new in this video, at least from an overall game play perspective. There are a lot of graphical enhancements though. Overall the graphics are a lot crisper and …

OMA: Newa

This week’s edition comes from Dredastttarm. It’s a longer video, about 30 minutes or so, but I enjoyed it from start to end. It’s all solo/duo pvp in lowsec, with little to no links/boosters. I hope you all enjoy.

Video Description:
Just wanted to release this video, I’ve …

NCDot down RUS Titan in TG-Z23

Early yesterday, a Titan belonging to STFU. (a member of the Stainwagon coalition, a collection of Russian and Eastern European alliances centered around Stain) was destroyed. The Titan jumped to a station cyno, instead of his intended POS cyno, which was then unlit. Earlier, Travis Musgrat – …

Guide: Getting the Crius Expansion Beta.

A large part of Crius has been applied to Singularity – the Eve Beta Tester server. Many players specially newer ones miss out on the experience of seeing new EVE online features before they get released, I hope this guide helps.
By installing the Beta client, you get to actually see what we …

PSA: EVE Bet’s World Cup Madness.

Hey riverini here, you might not know it but I am a mad football fan and the world cup is upon us. One of the advertisers I feel more proud of having supporting EN24 and our writers is EVE-bet, the cool thing about EVE Bet is how they allow outside events play a role in your in game fortunes, …

On the weekend…

Looking for something to do this weekend in EVE? Here are some suggestions.
Redemption Roam Public Roam
Redemption Road are a community-service corporation who run popular public roams every weekend.
When: Friday 13th June
Time: 10:30 EVE time
Where: Stacmon/ Ostingele
What: “Damp …

Nyx down in Ignoitton

A short time ago a Nyx piloted by Astrid Stone was taken down in Ignoitton. A look at the killmail shows 21 Fighter Bombers in his drone bay. Post patch, due to volume changes, only 17 fighter bombs can fit in a nyx.

Zkillboard link
Did he log in and suddenly find he could not warp or jump? There …

Another Triumvirate Ragnarok down!

Just a moment ago, a Triumvirate Ragnarok died at the hands of Pandemic Legion.
The Ragnarok was found by a scout when he cynod into a system that PL regularly watches. The titan pilot is a member of Triumvirate so it would make sense for him to move north to their staging system, FDZ-. PL started …

Snot’s Shots: The Null Sec “Cold War”, Really?

So, I was chatting with the crew of the Podside Podcast the other night and after the show I had a few questions that I wanted to throw out to the EVE Null Sec community, if you have a moment to respond:
The Set up: The way it has been explained to me is that the CFC only exists because of the …

CSM 9 Town Hall #1

CSM 9 has decided to continue the tradition of organising regular Town Hall meetings. These meetings give the players a chance to ask questions to your CSM representatives.
The first Town Hall of CSM 9’s term will be held on Sunday June 22nd 2014 from 19.00 UTC.
As always,. The Town Hall …

Provi Bloc Destroys Nulli Secunda In Yong

Last night in Yong what started out as a defensive fleet lead by Corebloodbrothers to reinforce a Dead Terrorists POS in their staging system became a 50 minute long brawl between Provi Bloc and Nulli Secunda.
The night started off with calls to action to form a fleet with word of a POS dropped in …

Dev Post: Little things from Team Super Friends

Hi,
so far we have two new very nice little things for you
Flag exempt from fleet warp
Good for scouts and people in Titans (I guess).. you can now flag yourself exempt from fleet warp. Nice little icon is added next to your name, so the rest of the people in fleet know why you don’t follow …

Bridging the Gap: War Mechanics

 
INTRODUCTION AND CURRENT ISSUES
War is a way of life and of course – death. For EVE Online, war is weaved into the very ships we fly. Armed to the teeth and never built for destruction. We are the pinnacle of what it means to go to war.
Not long ago the war declaration mechanic saw an …

OMA: I AM SO SORRY PEOPLE

I am so sorry, I didn’t realize that video had already been posted, so here is a different video that’s not a repost, because I feel bad that I accidentally reposted something. Again, sorry.
 
This video comes from Mr Duffo, and there are no links or boosters, so stop that’s …

Narwhals Ate My Carrier

Sixteen carriers down. Sixty billion isk destroyed. The culmination of great scouting, planning and teamwork.

Here’s how it went down. Thank you to Narwhals Ate My Duck for the following Battle Report.
It was one of those evenings, where everyone was yearning for some pew pew, when we …

The Graduates – Leaving Razor

The Graduates have just left Razor due to cultural clashes. The Graduates have decided that because of these it would be in their best interest to leave Razor and pursue their core ethos, which are sportsmanship and focusing on fair play. They have now formed their own alliance and invite any other …

Alliance Tournament XII- Collusion Rules

In a Developer Blog, written by CCP Fozzie, he clarifies some of the rules pertaining to allowing Alliance Tournament teams to scrimmage against each other and set up “house rules” in their matches.
“Practicing against other teams is allowed.”
And…
“For ATXII we will be allowing …

Faction Warfare: Black Rising

Disclaimer: This piece is written from the perspective of a Gallente militia line pilot. Inaccuracies or bias are not intentional but a result of the writer’s limited personal experience.
Over the course of the last month, the Gallente-Caldari warzone initially went through a phase that seemed …

Hona’s Corner: New Player Experience

It’s commonly said that eve has a steep learning curve, a VERY steep learning curve. This graph from the New Player Experience keynote at fanfest demonstrates just how steep the learning curve can be:

According to this graph 90% of the new players don’t join the Eve community and instead …

Dev Blog: POCOs and Wars coming to an API near you!

Well crud,

It's been some time since there was a dev blog on API related stuff. This will be a pretty brief dev blog but should contain a few interesting things.

This dev blog is aimed at Third Party Developers for EVE and contains technical details for new API endpoints. Without further …

Report: CCP Lays Off Employees

Polygon reports on how CCP has just announced at a company meeting that is currently being held that 49 employees will be laid off in order to refocus on the EVE Online Universe. These employees are being offered severance packages and these layoffs we are told will not affect the development of …

No Value Wyvern Down!!

Last night, A No value Wyvern died at the hands of Triumvirate.
It was a normal Wednesday evening for Triumvirate, with their members slowly starting to login to FDZ4-A, their current staging system. More and more people trickled in when, suddenly, Chris Lares spoke up on comms:
”Snails And …

Kronos 1.1 suffers a minor delay

Shortly after every EVE Online expansion follows an update to fix any bugs which have been introduced. This is nothing unusual the very nature of such a complex game as EVE Online means that introducing bugs is almost inevitable as there is only so much testing that can be feasibly completed in the …

The first Barghest killmail

With the release of the new Mordus Legion faction ships comes the usual race to be the first to kill one. The Barghest only hit the market at around 18:00 EVE time and did so at 3bil, only a mere matter of hours later at 21:10 the first Barghest was lost. The in game kill report is reproduced …