Big Drama in Little Bomber’s Bar

If you’re tired of hearing about the big null sec war, you may enjoy the drama of Bomber’s Bar.
Bomber’s Bar is a community which for a period of time I enjoyed being a part of. I enjoyed helping grow and develop the community and did my best to further its quality in spite of …

Dev Post: Interceptor Agility Tweak

Overall the Rubicon Interceptor rebalance was a smashing success. We’re very happy with the player reaction, with the gameplay involved in flying Interceptors, and with the effect on other areas of EVE.
However we think the gameplay on both sides would be a bit more compelling and the balance …

Dev Post: Drone Shield Regen Speeds

Quick announcement to start what will be a busy day.
At the moment, all drones have the same shieldRechargeRate stat. All the way from Acolytes to Mantis’.
This was not an intended pattern and since the balance effects of fighter bombers sporting battlecruiser level passive tanks (mainly …

Battle Report: Mordus Angels/Triumvirate vs Goonswarm

With the CFC war update out, I was interested in a battle report I was given from the north–straight from Deklein in which CFC lost a few carriers. Granted, with many being deployed I doubted the response would have been great, or even fast . However, upon digging for more info into what is …

RnD Tactics & Weaponry #26: The Drebuchet

Defending a tower against a mass of Archons? A few case notes from the R&D files as our contribution to the discussion – and some other applications. Art by Nozaj. // For those wondering how the “Loader” performs his duties in the Drebuchet, the simplest way of doing this is …

Leaks: CFC War Update

Block warfare: its all fun and games untill you plow into a super trap. The last two weeks of RUS/N3 conflict have slowed down dramatically of the cfc moiving its supers into the theatre combined with the BL and CFC US TZ trapping and killing of The Kadeshi supercarrier group.
In aftermath of the …

More Deployables from Super Friends

Let’s start with the siphon variations. There are two of them, both also small like the one released in Rubicon.

The Small Mobile ‘Rote’ Siphon Unit steals the same type of material as the base version from Rubicon. But instead of favoring raw materials over processed …

Leaks: Darkness Alliance Update

Ok ladies and Gentleman
It is time for another war update.
Since the last update a lot has happened.
First off we saved F4R by the skin of our teeth due to a little bad coordination we ended up with f4r into final timers this however we saved under a cyno jammer last weekend.
The war has gone …

Legacy Of A Tyrant – Episode 3: Wormhole Navigation & Exploration

Hello EveNews24 readers,
I hereby present the 3rd episode of my new player guide which is aimed to educate newer pilots into exploration. In this video I will cover how to navigate your way into wormholes and I will be giving some tips and tricks to make your journey a bit saver and hopefully my …

Our EVE: Rubicon 1.1 – The Little Things.

Let’s take a look at “Some little things” coming in Rubicon 1.1, shall we?

Original CCP Karkur’s Post:
Here are some little things we will be adding in Rubicon 1.1.
There are still some things being worked on, and I’ll update this thread as they are deployed to Sisi …

Jester’s Trek: Core Implosion

Let’s keep going with my little series of posts on alts by throwing some grenades at them. Get ready to yell at me. 😉
Remember, I’m starting from the premise that all EVE characters start as one of four things: a sub-cap pilot, a resources/logistics pilot, a science/trade character, …

BNI and Usurper Clash in Syndicate

Earlier today a large fight occurred in the system of U0V6-T, Syndicate. The main participants in the battle were Brave Newbies and Usurper., who have been engaged in a war with each other for several weeks now.
A 300-strong BNI fleet of Feroxes and other ships gathered to defend the tower. …

Tri fishing Nyx baited and killed

Roughly two hours ago a Triumvirate fishing Nyx dropped onto a thanatos that seemed to be ratting in a sanctum. Such an act is just one part in a process which, along with finding and killing his targets, netted this fishing pilot around ninety carriers and other assorted large kills.
The only …

Jester’s Trek: Another way of saying “never”

Kirith Kodachi has a new blog banter out, and it’s a subject near and dear to my heart. First, he points out the 30,000 logged-in users plateau that EVE has been on since March 2009, nearly five years ago. Then he jumps to the meat of the question:

Is there any path for CCP to follow to …

RAZOR AEON DOWN!!

A Razor Alliance Aeon has died not too long ago to the hands of the N3 Coalition.
One of Fraternity.’s SBU’s got shot, with the ongoing war SBU’s under attack messages are not very new so Fraternity. ordered one of their pilots to move a cyno interceptor to the system to take a look. …

Legacy Of A Tyrant – Rubicon 1.1 Test Server Feedback

Dear EveNews24.com Visitors,
It’s time for a new Legacy Of A Tyrant video and today I’ll be coming at you with a review on several of the Rubicon 1.1 features that are currently available on the SiSi test server.

Features reviewed in this video:
• Nestor Sisters Of Eve …

Seraph IX Basarab: “Burning the Fields” – a response to DBRB

I recently read “ARCHONS ONLINE: THE DEATH OF THE SUBCAPITAL” written by DaBigRedBoat and was surprised on the number of points that I actually agreed on. Most important is the issue of capital proliferation and at the root of that issue is the fact that the isk faucet flows too …

Stations and Outposts, V3 Style!

CCP has started to polish up their current game quite a bit in the last years. All ship hulls are already in V3 mode and it made quite a difference to the overall game experience. Below you can find the link to the new looks of the stations / outposts.
Clicki
With the looks of the stations and …

Kirith Kodachi: Limits…

There are only so many people in the world.
There are only so many people in the world that like to play computer games.
That like/tolerate MMOs. That like/tolerate monthly subscription fees. That like Sci-fi games. Spaceships. Player versus Player emphasis. Single shards. Real consequences. Open …

Kadeshi supercapitals caught by SOLAR and BL

Four Kadeshi supercapitals that dropped on DARKNESS triage chimeras repairing a POS have been reported caught by a combined BL/SOLAR fishing op.
Elo Knight sent the following ping earlier this morning:

(8:39:22 PM) [email protected]/AnyEvent::XMPP2: **** Broadcasted Message from …

Monday Night – Fight night

Monday night USTZ- Tuesday Morning EUTZ- saw local smack exchanged, hybrid turrets spewing rounds furiously, carebears dying, and a drone battle between domis and proteii and was wildly regarded by combatants as some of the most refreshingly enjoyable content since massive subcapital fights were …

Legion of xXDEATHXx Nyx down in Cache

Continuing with the recent spate of capital losses recently a Legion of xXDEATHXx Nyx piloted by Ollisrak was killed today in Cache by a POS bashing SOLAR FLEET gang.
The killmail can be found here on eve-kill and here on zkb.

The following comes from the SOLAR FLEET FC Lorianna Lee:
[20:58:30] …

Bob’s Corner: Weapon of Choice

Doctrines are key to current 0.0 warfare. If we look at different alliances or coalitions we notice a different use of ships to achieve their goals.
Alliances usually have 3 or 4 different type of doctrines but one will always stand out of the crowd for being most used. This often has different …

PSA: New Eden Open II now taking sign ups

The New Eden Open is one of the flag ship tournaments in EVE Online offering capsuleers the opportunity of winning real life cash prizes by being the best fighter pilots in New Eden. This year the second annual New eden Open will be held where the premiere PVP experts will put their skills to the …

EMP Capitals Down in the North

Things went south in the north today for Insidious Empire as one of their capital fleets suffered heavy losses in NCGR-Q. The story we have received is that EMP dropped on some CFC dreads (~10). This resulted in over 50 more capitals and many sub-caps being dropped on top of EMP forces by …