Kirith Kodachi: Sunset Period

Yesterday some terrible news was delivered:

EVE Valkyrie creator CCP is pulling out of VR with major layoffsCCP Games is closing two studios and moving away from virtual reality, one of its main focal points for the last few years. The Iceland-based company will close its branch in Atlanta and …

Ashterothi Hosts Open FW Roundtable

On Saturday, November 4th, Ashterothi – host of the Hydrostatic podcast – is holding an open roundtable on factional warfare. The meeting will start at 21:00 EVE time on a dedicated Discord server. As with previous roundtables on new player experience and wardecs, Ashterothi has …

PSA – Known Defect Warning: Sentient Self Destruct System

After several player reports of ships deciding not to listen when the self-destruct process is aborted, we would like to issue a warning notice to all pilots that the self-destruct system is currently not working as intended.
At present, there is an issue with the self-destruct system. Cancelling a …

Backwater Banditry

The following is a ‘fictionalized’ story inspired by true events. 

We met near a quiet little system not too far from the Jita-lopolis. I was a new bro dragging around hope and misguided enthusiasm in a starter ship with a civilian fit. He was CEO of a small indy corp hanging out in …

The Discourse – Chaos As Rogue Drones Escape Confinement

The following broadcast by ARC Studio was sent to EN24 for immediate broadcast with the following description:
A Rogue Drone outbreak was reported in 4C-B7X. Cyrillian Voth is on site to investigate

Dev Blog: Clone States – The next steps

Hi Clone People!

If you were with us at EVE Vegas or watching it from home, you should know by now that we have some big plans for Clone States coming up. It’s time to start sharing the details of that plan so you can begin preparing for the release later this year and so that we can …

CCP Downsizes VR & Community Development Teams

The weekend’s CCP layoffs ran a shockwave through the EVE community. The pessimists take it as proof that CCP is struggling; the optimists (and CCP) say that the company is putting more focus on EVE in a positive way. Regardless, it’s time to figure out what the community has lost.
As …

Caedes ATXIV Prize ship down in Tenerifis.

The loss of an Alliance Tournament prize ship is always an event to note in EVE. In a world where you can pretty much buy anything you want if you have enough isk, limited edition items become nothing short of priceless.
Today’s most eventful killmail belongs to sabastyian from Lazerhawks who …

Phoenix Federation in the Midst of a Rout, Reflects Larger Issues

“We’re Phoenix Federation, and contrary to all the crap on Reddit, we do care about our allies in the coalition,” says Ryac Sampaio, CEO of FCON‘s Gladiators of Rage. His comments temper jeering reports following news yesterday that Phoenix Federation Skyteam and FCON will …

CCP Games VR Development put on hold, dozens laid off

Today the world of EVE Online woke to the news of multiple layoffs after the closure of the VR Games production branch of the company, according to an Iceland Monitor article.
A few takeaways from the said article:
– CCP Games is putting Virtual Reality video game development on hold until …

FCON in Flames?

While I go by the handle of Popo for reasons that predate my presence on EVE, this is most definitely not my in-game name. I’m one of the many pilots fighting the good fight in Immensea, Detorid, and Insmother alongside the coalition opposed to TRI for the past month or so after my return from a …

EVE Humble Bundle Breakdown

Until November 2, Humble Bundle is offering EVE Online Premium Edition at 50% off – $24.99 USD. Though it’s intended as a starter pack, Humble’s offer has features that may appeal to established players as well.

Premium Edition can upgrade an Alpha account via thirty days of Omega …

Resource Wars – First Impressions

The Lifeblood expansion comes with a renewed focus on PvE from CCP. In an effort to revamp the, for the most part, unengaging PvE content that exists in the game, they have added several new types of fleet-based PvE content. In this article, I will be looking at the most accessible of them, …

Kirith Kodachi: Lifeblood Is Live

The age of Player Owned Starbase moon mining and reactions is over. Long live refineries!
Actually, I hope refineries are not long lived. I hope they die a lot. Because this guy has build Athanor Refineries and it’s good for business if they keep dying.
Speaking of business, I’ve got a …

PSA: Patch notes for EVE Online – Lifeblood Expansion

Patch notes for EVE Online: Lifeblood expansion 1.0
Released on Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Features & Changes

Graphics

All Graphics SDKs used by the game client have been updated (click to expand details).

PhysX functionality and options have been removed.

Replaced …

Dev Blog: The Agency – Helping you find PVE content in New Eden

Greetings capsuleers,

We're coming up on EVE Online's fifteenth anniversary and that means fifteen years of content being added to the game. With so much to do in New Eden it is sometimes very difficult to find exactly what you're looking for. In fact, for new players it can be …

The Lifeblood Chronicles: Interview with Industry

With Lifeblood among us, residents of New Eden will face new and exciting challenges in the coming months as capsuleers adjust to the expansion’s changes. In the previous article, I touched on how industry will fundamentally change with the release and, in turn, how that upheaval could have …

War of Drones – The Dragon Burns All

Disclaimer: The Author is a Line Member of one of the Alliances Involved

Entosis is, was, and will likely continue to be Cancer…
After the epic Keepstar fight (which saw my first fight as an Aeon pilot) that witnessed magnificent defensive tactics by the DRF (Drone Regions Federation) and …

Providence: The most interesting place to live in New Eden

This submission is from Xafan of Provibloc. The opinions contained within the article are not necessarily representative of Eve News24.

Returning to EvE Online in early 2017 after a prolonged hiatus, I found myself living in the same space that I used to hunt as a black ops pilot: Providence.
Many …

Highsec NPCs and Alleged Glitch Kill 120bn Imp

At twelve thousand kills and seven hundred losses, Casper24 is what you might call experienced. He’s not the sort to lose a hundred-twenty-billion-ISK Imp to NPC law enforcement in a system rated at 0.8. And though commentators were quick to call autopilot blunder, there had to be more to the …

Moon Mining Blurs the Line Between Industry and PvP

The date is set, the calendar is marked, and CCP is almost ready to roll out the Lifeblood update on the 24th of this month. While we all know what’s coming in that specially wrapped package of pre-holiday joy there’s a lot of uncertainty on how this new round of updates will set the stage for …

Earning ISK – The Dark Way

To most of us, earning money in EVE is a matter hard work. Some of us risk our hard-earned spaceships for a few hours on dangerous exploration missions. Others spend days raking in the space-rocks. Money in EVE can come from many different sources, but for most money-earning businesses the money …

Guristas Shipyard Mass Test on Singularity: 19/10/2017, 17:00 UTC

Though the upcoming Lifeblood expansion will have no shortage of interesting material, the Guristas Shipyards stand out. On Thursday, CCP is opening up the Guristas Shipyards – outlined in CCP Burger’s ‘Shipyards and PvE’ presentation at EVE Vegas – for a Singularity mass …

Faction Warfare: Winter is Coming in Northern Black Rise

In our last Faction Warfare update, the fate of Caldari-controlled Tama was still up in the air: Gallente Militia forces had been sieging it since the Caldari took the infamous system just a few days earlier, and a propaganda war went hand in hand with the conflict in Tama.
However, shortly after …

Dev Blog: Introducing the Mining Ledger – New tools for miners in EVE Online

Greetings capsuleers,

With the October 24th Lifeblood Expansion fast approaching we want to introduce you to a mining activity tracking tool we will be releasing to complement Lifeblood’s Moon Mining and Reactions changes. The Mining Ledger …