Kirith Kodachi: PLEX Prices

Recently PLEX prices on the market have climbed through the roof and have gone over 800 million ISK per unit. The lowest sell prices in Jita today are at the 810 million point with the highest buy order at 803 million ISK. When faced with the decreased amount of player activity observed recently it …

In favour of industry focused releases

A couple of years ago, I left my previous MMO of choice because of a single statement “We want crafters to be out in the world adventuring instead of camping out in front of an auctioneer.”
I liked being the crafter standing in front of the auctioneer. Of course in Eve we sit around in …

Greedy Goblin: If more people log in, more X happens

Nosy Gamer had a brilliant idea: he placed the average concurrent user (ACU) data and several kill data to the same chart. Unfortunately, he only did qualitative analysis and only for kills. So I collected the monthly ACU, kill, jump and NPC kill data to analyse properly from 2013 Jan to 2014 …

Gone in sixty… Minutes.

Gone in 60 seconds minutes… or why you will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy other than in EVE Online…
Saint Lucifer’s Nyx was lost in just over 60 minutes, while not the shortest amount of time to lose a Nyx, it was lost in an interesting set of events.
Saint …

What’s on this weekend?

Want a little pew-pew this weekend? Check these out.
Redemption Roam Public Roam: MATE Roam- Super AB neuting gang
Redemption Road are a community-service corporation who run popular public roams every weekend.
When: Friday 18th July
Time: 10:30 EVE time
Where: Stacmon/ Ostingele
What: Succubus, …

Jonny Pew: Exploring the Back Back-Roads of New Eden

Johnny Pew brings us another exceptionally produced video. In this one we’ll take a long trip throughout the backroads of New Eden, exploring wormholes and other interesting dark corners of the EVE Online universe.

using low-sec K-K wormholes
~1% chance for low to high
~9% chance for low to …

CFC brawl with Nulli and xXDEATHXx *Updated*

As the ongoing campaign in the north heats up Nulli Secunda brings the pain, except this time it’s self inflicted.
S2N and X.I.Xforces brawled with CFC forces CONDI , BASTN and -RZR-
Nulli and Legion of xXDeathXx using a combination of Ishtars, Vexor Navy Issues and Guardians along with fast …

Darwinism in action

several days ago a Bhaalgorn in Amarr picked a fight with another Bhaalgorn, while not something uncommon to happen in a trade hub the pilot and the fit are what makes the story.
Firstly the character that lost the Bhaalgorn is over 7 years old (all of which in a npc corp)

 
Looking into the …

[DRAMA]: HONOR leadership fracturing

Spaceship Samurai, former member of N3 and a founding member of HERO, played an important role in HERO’s conquest and settlement of Catch from the now defunct Stainwagon. Recent times have no been as kind to HONOR as the last few months had been. Their most famous FC, Securitas Protector, …

Black Legion Betrayal?

In EVE, not only do you have to watch your enemies, but occasionally you also have to watch your friends. It has been heard that Black Legion. did a sudden turn against Shadow Cartel – resulting in this:

Killmail
Apparently, Black Legion contacted Shadow Cartel to ‘create some …

NCdot loses four Nyxes in Stain

In a hotdrop gone wrong, NCDot has lost four nyxes to the combined might of Stain residents. Having had their eye on a carrier for the last few days BURN EDEN, a corp in NCDot that has been scouring Stain for capital kills, thought they’d finally got what they wanted when the carrier …

Watch List-Sindel Pellion

Once again Sindel Pellion has come out with another great song, this time set around logi pilots using their “watchlist.”

The lyrics can be found below:
V1:
Logi can’t you see my broadcast?
A girl like me is gonna die fast.
It’s dangerous, I won’t last.
There’s …

Video: In-Development – Features of EVE Online’s Crius Release

Woohoo, EVE Online is getting its a huge industry centric release, check the video after the jump to get the latest intel directly from CCP Games Headquarters.
Industry gameplay takes centerstage in Crius, the summer release due 22 July 2014. Join CCP Mimic at the Reykjavik office, where she brings …

BL Nyx down in Syndicate

On Monday evening a trap as being set. Cynosural Field Theory (MOROS) had placed an unsieged Moros onto a POS and allowed Predator Elite of Death by Design to tackle it, aware of his inclination to batphone for assistance.
True to form, shortly after the Moros was tackled a cyno went up and two …

Pandemic Legion takes down an Erebus in Derelik Low Sec.

Pandemic Legion have killed another Erebus today. This Erebus was being sold on the forums and, through some intelligence gathering, the alt selling the Erebus and his cyno alt were discovered.
Here is the Erebus, piloted by DeezNuts OnYoFace, killmail.

Who was the Cyno-alt and how it was …

Greedy Goblin: The value of different farming activities

People wrongfully believe that the currency of EVE is ISK, despite players can farm and use it as any other material. NPCs don’t act as market actors, if everyone is buying the same skillbook, it won’t get more expensive. The real currency of EVE is PLEX. It’s directly connected …

Black legion vs Pandemic legion Round 2.

Round 2 Fight!
This round started much like the previous fight with Pandemic Legion dreadnoughts making an attempt to push a Black legion tower into reinforced.
The original plan was to make an attempt before downtime incase Black legion responded quickly, this would let pandemic legion simply hold …

Battle Report: Sunday Morning Madness

This morning a huge battle took place between CFC and Black Legion resulting in a total of 200 bil losses. Black Legion was on the losing side and lost around sixteen Dreadnoughts and eleven Carriers
This whole fight started and ended In F2OY-X, current staging system of the CFC. CFC FC’s …

Drone Damage Exploit

Recently there has been a glitch where by abandoning drones in a ship with a high bonus to them (Rattlesnake, Gila, or Worm) and then reconnecting to them in a different ship with higher bandwidth, you can get light drones that do 2,000 damage per volley. One ship commonly used with this exploit is …

A Tale of Internet Spaceships

A Tale Of Internet Spaceships is a documentary about Eve: Online that focuses on the communities interaction with CCP and how our game organically grows to create one that is unlike any other. This documentary filmed, produced and directed by 3 film students: Elin Theden, Philip Raivander, and …

Drama Lama Time for Spaceship Samurai

It appears that the drama lama has struck Spaceship Samurai.

In a mail that was sent out to the alliance, Spaceship Samurai’s Alliance leader announced that he would be stepping down. More interesting though is that he confirmed problems between the rest of the alliance leadership which …

The Ibis and The Nightmare.

At approximately 3:47 eve time a Nightmare was trapped and killed by a nicely played ambush.
As far as we can tell this Nightmare is run by a single person using “ISbox” a tool that will mirror keystrokes from one client and broadcast across all the others. This particular pilot instead of …

EVE Online’s In-Game-Browser to be eventually phased out.

So it seems that the Eve online ingame browser [IGB] is confirmed to be on the chopping block, but not for awhile. While it seems like The new SSO Software is already being setup for multiple sites, it isn’t replacing the IGB for quite some time.  CCP FoxFour talked more about this rumor it …

Darwinism In Action: Supercapital Raptor and Crane Loss

Recently Mr. Antisocial was carrying parts for his new Mothership. What resulted was the German Mercenary Corporation Gemeinschaft Interstellarer Soldner doing their usual fate camping, killing Mr. Antisocial twice carrying parts for his capital who had travelled through that gate only 30 minutes …

Battle Report: Carnage in the Bleak Lands + Video

Let me set the scene for you. The Minmatar militia has been at Tier 4 for almost 10 weeks with a huge percentage of the war zone under their control and many of these systems classed as ‘stable’ meaning they are completely uncontested by the Amarr. The value of Minmatar loyalty points is at an …