Eleventh Hour Defence for N3

The last few days have seen RUS/CFC blocks fail by hours and sometimes minutes to capture systems in their latest offensive. After the defeats detailed in my previous two articles the Russians decided to hit the systems of XVV and DY- near the N3 staging systems of GXK and I-N.
These two systems …

Leak: AAA Military Update

Just a moment ago AAA Held a short Military update. We received the leak and decided to share it with you!

Lisen to the meet yourself and feel free to discuss it in the comment section

This week in Nullsec.

“This week in Nullsec” is a a semi-weekly article that will be released Thursdays and Mondays. The article will recap all things Nullsec from the past 3-4 days, from Sov changes to Failcascades, we’ll keep you updated!

Thursday November 28th 2013
– Red alliance after crashing on Legion …

Shadow Cartel & Tuskers Kill Another Titan During Anniversary Celebration

On December 1st, 2013 Shadow Cartel and Tuskers killed an “Avatar” class titan in the Costolle system. In an incredible stroke of luck Tuskers member Mister Marram was able to probe down and find the Avatar as it cloaked. Things were quickly set in motion as the titan had not jumped out of …

Shadow Cartel Celebrates 5 Years!

Break out the cake and wenches! Shadow Cartel celebrates our 5 year anniversary today! Surely to be a fun day I thought I’d head off the rest of the pack by congratulating everyone on a strong five years. Where many entities in Eve have come and gone in much shorter periods SC is seeing no …

Jester’s Trek: Camping the spawn point

We play a funny game sometimes. And nowhere is it funnier than the tendency of EVE players to want to push every in-game and out-of-game border to see where the breaking points are. EVE developers don’t like to make concrete statements about what is legal and what isn’t when it comes to …

Exploit: Bumping in order to prevent E-Warp

Bumping a ship in order to get it stuck in emergency warp alignment limbo when its pilot logs in is now considered an exploit.

Ships undergoing emergency warp upon appearing in space have no means to activate modules, cancel warp, or otherwise defend themselves during this period; they cannot …

RUS & Friends Massacre The Kadeshi in Feythabolis

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Today Stainwagon wiped the field with Kadashi, killing 13 carriers and almost a compleet support armor battleship fleet. Battle ReportIn total The Kadeshi lost about 34 billion while they only were able to take out about 4.8 billion before they died.
A few hours …

Brave Collective SOTA

This afternoon Lychton Kondur, recently appointed CEO of Brave Newbies Inc. and leader of Brave Collective gave a state of the alliance talk to his fellow brave pilots.
The state of the alliance was only 6 minutes long but covered some key issues, see below for a write up of the state of the …

Jester’s Trek: Slippery Slope

How about a quick mental exercise? Got your thinking caps on? Here we go.
In the “Sell Orders” section of the EVE forums, you can sell all sorts of EVE-related products and services for ISK. At one time, this only included in-game products and services. However of course, as the concept …

This week in Nullsec.

“This week in Nullsec” is a a semi-weekly article that will be released Thursdays and Mondays. The article will recap all things Nullsec from the past 3-4 days, from Sov changes to Failcascades, we’ll keep you updated!
Monday November 25th, 2013
– Insidious Empire continued …

RUS fails to show up for their own offensive

Last night there were more crucial station timers in Immensea that were defended by N3PL without opposition. After the previous nights failure it appears RUS and CFC blocks both decided not to form up for the EU/US friendly timers around 2300. This marks the last of the timers reinforced in RUS …

DARKNESS. TITAN DOWN!! *UPDATED*

Nulli Secunda just killed a DARKNESS. Leviathan. Yesterday the N3 coalition already mananged to bait a Solar Nyx so the Nulli FC Decided to secretly try again. Omist has seen much activity of DARKNESS. lately because they are slowly trying to capture sov. Omist is a region that is far away from the …

CCP announce plex for good charity live stream

Some of you might remember a article i did a week ago regarding the plex for good scheme CCP was running to support the victims of the Philippines typhoon disaster. Many eve players across new Eden have rallied together to support those who desperately need their help the and so far in only one …

Watch this: The Chronicles of a Newb

The Chronicles of a Newb is a new youtube series run by Markonius Porkbutte that explains the history of Brave Newbies Inc. and the Brave Collective in a documentary fashion. The series features many higher ups in Brave Newbies Inc. such as Matias Otero (the founder of Brave newbies), Lychton …

SOLAR FLEET NYX DOWN!

This morning, a Solar nyx decided to go out and fish for some juicy ratting carriers. He prepared an Interceptor with a cyno to tackle the carriers. The interceptor is a good choice because they are now invulnerable to bubbles, fast enough to get on top of a ratting carrier and fully fitted it …

E-YJ8G and E1F-LK: A Tale of Two Stations

Tonight was the latest showdown between N3PL and RUS/CFC coalitions. The two stations of E-YJ8G and E1F-LK both exiting reinforced in the EU/US timezones of 00:00 and 03:00.
In E1F-LK N3PL setup in system early with a large number of Maelstroms at various POS around the system. PL positioned a …

BRAVE Enough For VFK? Yeah That Just Happened

On Sunday November 24th, 2013 Brave Collective (BRAVE) began to form a fleet for fun. With about 50+ folks in fleet they decided to go shoot some TEST Alliance, paying one of their stations a visit. After camping their undock with relatively no activity the decision was made to head to VFK (the …

Leak: AAA Leader steps down!

The Leader of AAA (Against All Authorities) Alhana Starrbreeze has decided to step down. The reason why he decided to step down was because of Real life. He will be replaced by Lahari, CEO of Novatech Armada . Lahari will also be the first non-Russian executor since Manfred Sideous.
Alhana …

Seraph IX Basarab: Elo Knight Interviewed.

I sat down this evening with Black Legion’s Elo Knight, arguably the single most famous FC in 0.0. I expected quite a few things from speaking with the man and what I found was someone of few words, humble of his capabilities and hopeful of his future. We spoke almost an hour while he was …

Mabrick: Take Your Time. I’ll Wait.

CCP Pokethulhu had an interview this week with VG 24/7. Nosey Gamer mentioned it here. That led me to Neville Smit’s post about it on his blog. Now that was a post well worth reading three times, so I did. I’ll probably read it again.
There is not much I disagree with in the post by …

Battle Report: E-YJ8G

Things heated up in E-YJ8G as a Pandemic Legion slowcat fleet got tackled in the system. Several hundred Domi’s and Tengu’s poured in system in an attempt to kill the carriers. NCdot formed a slowcat fleet of their own to respond to the threat and combined fleets with PL. This put over …

Dev Blog: Check out the new DUST 514 Weapons!

Dear Mercenaries,

The 1.7 release of DUST 514 is significant for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that it introduces the Combat Rifle (Minmatar) and Rail Rifle (Caldari) to the battlefields of New Eden. These join the Assault Rifle (Gallente) and Scrambler Rifle (Amarr) to round …

*UPDATED* The Haiduc of the South, DARKNESS. Nyx AWOX

There where some really juicy logs added in the first draft of this article, for tecnical reasons they got left out, I just re-added them, along some cheap iframe ninja thingy…
The haiduc, or hajduk is a term for an outlaw, brigand or marauder of a Robin Hood nature native to the Balkan …

CFC and N3 clash in G-OQ86

Last night CFC forces with the help of BL clashed with N3 and PL forces in G-OQ86 in the curse region. The fleet compositions were as follows: Black legion (BL) in ~125 Zealots, Goonswarm federation (CONDI) in ~200 Dominixs, an assortment of CFC alliances in Dominixs and interceptors ~ 300, Razor …