EVEDownUnder: CCP Fozzie’s Presentation

EVEDownUnder organisation recorded CCP Fozzie’s presentation. CCP Fozzie’s presentation features a look at some statistics gathered in the wake of Rubicon’s release, an explanation of how the ship design process works, the world exclusive unveiling of the new SoE Nestor battleship …

RUS Loses Two Baby Supercarriers

Today was not a good day for supercarrier producers in RUS blocks renter alliance Atrocitas. Sources inside Atrocitas have confirmed that the first CSAA contained a Nyx in production and the second contained a Hel. Both these CSAA’s were destroyed by N3 today.
The first CSAA came out of …

Goonswarm Station Aborted

In the early hours of Friday morning Goonswarm attempted to drop a station in 1P-WGB. N3PL and SniggWaffe pilots spent hours tracking a Goonswarm freighter moving through a number of titans in the Catch region. From the movements of the freighter they concluded a station was going to be dropped by …

Battle Report: Thursday Night Extravaganza

Yesterday night, SOLAR Fleet decided to kill a onlining POS that was placed on a R64 moon. This attempt went different than Solar had in mind…
Alliances often try and do a sneak attack while POSes are onlining. This is because the POS has no shields which means that you can use Fighter …

PSA: New Eden Open II – Rules, Signups, And Specifics

Greetings capsuleers! I am CCP Gargant, the referee for tournaments, and I am here to bring you the specific rules and regulations regarding the upcoming New Eden Open II.

First off, there have been some major changes in the schedule since CCP Bro's blog due to unfavorable conditions. The …

The EVE Advent Calendar

CCP decided that this year’s Christmas would have its very own advent calendar to count down till Christmas.
The past Christmas presents have been amazing . Last year was a great example: all EVE players got a festival launcher and snowballs making the eve community have multiple laughs well …

Legacy Of A Tyrant – Feature Review Ep.1: Twitch Broadcasting

Hello my fellow pilots,
With the latest content patch, released last Tuesday, CCP brought us Twitch Broadcasting integration into the Eve Online client. As a YouTube video maker I was really looking forward to this feature, however, after trying it out I have some real game breaking issues with it …

Greedy Goblin: “Pay to save time” in games is nonsense

There is a common view that “good” microtransaction games allow players to just “skip the grind”. There are tons of pages about “time rich” vs “money rich” players. All nonsense. Why? Because games are selling the ability to spend time with something …

Jester’s Trek: Transparency

2013 has been a year full of controversies among the player base both small and large and I want to wrap up my commentary on a couple of them before the year ends. With that, let’s talk about EveCorpration1231533.
You see, a few months ago the CEO of Blackwater USA Inc. — a member corp …

Legacy Of A Tyrant – Episode 2: Skills, Attributes & Implants

Welcome to another Episode of Legacy Of A Tyrant. In this episode I will explain how skills, attributes and implants effect your character skill training. This video is more focused on new players but I hope you will like it nontheless.

I would also like to thank everyone for the feedback from …

Dev Blog: Twitch integration is here!

Hello current and future EVE streamers and viewers!  This Tuesday, December 10th, we are launching Twitch.tv integration for EVE Online and I’m here to give you a quick overview of this lovely feature.

If you aren’t familiar with streaming or Twitch, let me explain …

Weekend War on Two Fronts

Western Front: The folly of Markus Dixon
Late Saturday evening a group of CFC Dominix fleets were busy moving back to their staging system in G-0 when Ncdot took notice and decided to drop them in KLMT with a smaller Proteus fleet. Another cyno went up on the grid seconds later as S2N brought in a …

X.I.X sides with N3 versus DTF; signs NIP with CFC

Recently, panties were in knots across New Eden as the Legion of xXDEATHXx began SBUing CFC space in Vale of the Silent in a seeming abandonment of their seeming amicable relations with the CFC despite a soft reset.
X.I.X siding with the N3 is altogether unsurprising given their undying hatred of …

Seraph IX Basarab: Might Be a Long War

The “Halloween War” began when AAA, Solar, Black Legion, Darkness and others joined into the third largest coalition. This was a move surprising to most although it seemed like the most logical conclusion to others. This prompted N3 to strike at AAA’s staging system of GE- and off …

Legacy Of A Tyrant – Episode 1: Custom User Interface

In this episode I will show the posibility to customize the Eve Online overview and how you can change how you see players and their ship information in space.
To customize your Overview and In-Space player/ship information you can modify your Overview XML file. On the Eve Online forums there are …

Updated: RvB & TEST Vs BNI In “Battle Of The Blobs”

Today at 20:00 EVE server “Battle Of The Blobs” a PvP event between BNI verse RvB, and TEST Alliance went down. Over 3810 ships were destroyed, most of which cruisers. In total the bloodbath cost pilots on both sides of the conflict over 121 billion Isk. A battle report of the event is …

*LIVE* PLEX for GOOD Charity Live Stream *LIVE*

Currently CCP is raising Plex for the Philippines. in return of the plex donated CCP devs & GM’s decided to sometimes offer their own bodies to collect more Plex for charity.
Examples:

For every $2,000 CCP Dolan will be shot with 1 paintball
If we reach $50,000 CCP Lebowski will get the …

N3 Captures Station system of Stainwagon

Today N3 managed to capture the first Station system in the Feythabolis.
Ltd Spacepig was nice enough to tell us what happened:
The Kadeshi placed their scouts in Feythabolis, keeping track off systems and trying to tackle ratting carriers. Today 1 of their scouts reported that Atroctias, A renter …

PSA: Exploit Notification – Starbase Forcefield Ship Bumping

Bumping ships, that are located within password protected starbase force-fields, out of the force-field from outside without having the correct password or corporation/alliance permissions as configured in the tower settings, is considered an exploit. 

Attempts to bypass the game …

Dev Blog: Orbital Strike changes coming December 10th

Hello  EVE pilots. For the past few months we have been working on some big changes to Factional Warfare (FW) for DUST 514. This work for DUST has brought some changes to EVE as well and I am here to share these changes with you. If you play DUST or would like to see all the changes being …

Watch This: Remember Tri? they are back… In pog form…

Many of you young bloods wouldn’t remember Triumvirate alliance, which ravaged nullsec a few years ago. TRI was defeated by an ancient curse. This curse created internal disagreements and arguments. the only way to stop it from spreading was by putting Triumvirate to sleep. Corporations went …

Announcement: The New Eden Open Returns – $25,000 in Prizes!

With December already here I have received a lot of questions about the New Eden Open. Will there be another one? When will it happen? How big will the prize pool be? Well capsuleers, ask no more! I am here to give you the answers!

For those that don't know what the New Eden Open is, it is …

DUST 514: Strengthening the Link – Factional Warfare in Uprising 1.7

Hey guys, and welcome to another Dev Blog from Team True Grit. We’ve talked about changes to Factional battles some time ago but never gave a date on when they would be released. Well, I am happy to report that with Uprising 1.7 we have some major changes coming to Factional Contracts. …

Fiddler’s Edge: If

Let’s imagine that everyone’s worst nightmares about EVE and RMT are true.
What if RMT (by which I mean the trade of EVE’s in-game currency, the ISK, for for real world currency) is not only being done on large scale by EVE online players, but has become the primary reason for EVE …

Dev Post: Meet Nestor, The new Sisters of EVE Battleship

CCP Rise recently wrote on the EVE-O forum the following presentation for the new Sisters of EVE Battleship.
I am very relieved to finally show you the Sisters of EVE Battleship, the Nestor. We weren’t able to get it finalized before Rubicon went out, but that’s alright because now it …