Seraph IX Basarab: Give drugs a chance

Hello, my name is Seraph IX Basarab and I’m an opinion writer here at EN24 analyzing different aspects of Eve politics and war. I’m a member of Psychotic Tendencies acting in a diplomatic capacity. The opinions in this article are mine and not necessarily representative of anyone else.
In this …

RAZOR Leaves the Imperium

In a short announcement today, RAZOR Alliance leader Maestr0 has decided to leave the Imperium by unanimous vote of all CEOs, and will be returning to their old home of 6NJ8-V in Venal effective immediately, continuing for the foreseeable future. In a public SoundCloud post, the RAZOR Alliance …

Story: The Dangers of the Noob Friendly Corp

It would take some time for me to sit and count how many new games I have tried out in my gaming life. Especially as I am older than most of my fellow players, so my experience in gaming goes further back than a lot of them. All of those past experiences had many things in common: the starting …

Low Sec Rumble, Clash in Molden Heath

On the 11th June at 11:00 eve time in Gonheim of the Molden Heath Region, Space Marines and the self proclaimed IronBear Coalition (Dropbear Sanctuary and Iron Armada) clashed over a Citadel Space Marines were attempting to anchor.
Attempting to get a foot hold in the low sec fortress of Molden …

PvP Tips for New Bros, Roaming Ride-A-Long, and 10,000 Kills in a Sabre!

So after my previous story about Okkamon, I quickly began looking elsewhere for stories to bring you about life on the edge (PvP) around New Eden.  After reaching out to a few contacts I was offered to go on a ride-a-long with a pilot in I N F A M O U S.  This is my first experience on a small …

The Imperium moves the goal post…again!

For those who missed it, World War Bee is “almost over”.
In an article published on Polygon.com the author, Charlie Hall, contends that “Eve’s massive war (World War Bee) is almost over, but the Imperium will fight on.” Oh and in case we were not aware “The …

Empyrean Chronicles Volume One Now Available

Empyrean Chronicles Artwork – Credit Gabriel Cassata
 
During my first days as a capsuleer in New Eden I scoured the forums and Eve related sites happily consuming both the official and fan fiction of New Eden. Trying to understand the massive stories of Eve and how they all fit …

Dev Blog: Shadow of the Serpent – Signal the Dawn

In the last 9 months, the capsuleers of New Eden have worked together to defeat Omir Sarikusa, supported Mordu's Legion against Serpentis pirates, helped the Upwell Consortium build Citadels, and provided critical aid to Valkyrie efforts to take down the Guristas. It's been an …

Dev Post: [June Release] Combat Booster Legalization

Quick Lore Break:
In recent months the CONCORD Inner Circle has started seriously considering a new approach to the issue of New Eden’s illicit booster trade. Prohibition was successful in reducing booster addiction rates, but has had serious downsides across the cluster.
The illegal booster …

Dev Post: Testing for Multifitting/Bulkfitting

Hi all,
Today we will be updating Sisi with our newest branch, slated for release at the end of this month. While we in Five 0 have been busy working on Citadel improvements, we along with Team Size Matters, have also been working on adding the ability to allow you to fit multiple ships at a …

Faction Warfare: Caldari and Gallente Militia Battle it out in Okkamon

On June 3rd Gallente Militia anchored an Astrahus class Citadel in the Okkamon system. As many know, once anchored this structure takes 24 hours to complete the anchoring process at the end of which is a 15 minute vulnerability timer. When enough damage is applied the timer stops, giving a chance …

Battle Report: Massacre in Aivonen

Less than a month ago, Snuffed Out were the victims of a trap which ultimately resulted in the loss of ten supercarriers and countless other ships, in one of the bloodiest engagements in recent history. Over half a trillion ISK worth of ships were destroyed in the battle of Nagamanen.
Since then, …

SMA Aeon Down In Placid

In the early hours of Sunday the 5th of June an Aeon Super Carrier Piloted by Charok of Froosh INC. in SMA was caught moving low security space and was finally caught in the system of Athounon in the Placid Region.
I had a chance to catch up with Opus Congelatio of Adversity. in TISHU, the FC of …

Seraph IX Basarab: Me Against My Brother

Hello, my name is Seraph IX Basarab and I’m an opinion piece writer and analyst of Eve politics and war here at EN24. I’m a member of Psychotic Tendencies serving a diplomatic role as needed. The thoughts and opinions written here are mine and not meant to represent anyone else’s.
Matterall …

Battle Report: Vanguard vs. Stainwagon in Y-N4EF

On June 6th, 2016, at about 1830 EVE Time, a battle occurred in the Y-N4EF system in Immensea. The battle was fought over the Infrastructure Hub, which had been reinforced previously by Stainwagon coalition forces.
The Infrastructure Hub was initially reinforced because Vanguard coalition forces …

FC Spotlight: Yngstrom Felix

Today’s interview is courtesy of Waffles pilot, Yngstrom Felix, who has been playing EVE Online for several years. During the first six months of his EVE career, Yngstrom “engaged in a little bit of everything, missioning, mining and small scale pvp [before joining] a new lowsec alliance called …

Evonomics April 2016

I will never forget what my first professor Economy said to us.
“Economy is not an exact science.  If it was an exact science, I’d be able to predict the changes in economy. And be filthy rich. I am not.  Sadly, I am stuck teaching you.”
True, economy is a science based on what …

The Imperium States Intention to Take Back Deklein

The Imperium has once again stated their intention to stake their claim on the Deklein region of New Eden. The Goonswarm Federation home region since 2010, Deklein was recently lost in the war with the Money Badger Coalition. Current residents within Deklein, Darkness., The Blood Covenant and …

Playing By Numbers; Holding A Mirror To The Mittani’s Math

The war between the CFC (or the Imperium) and The Money Badger Coalition (MBC) in the last few weeks has become a near constant hellcamp of the Saranen undock (more on this here), where the Goons and their allies have been staging from since January, and throughout the loss of their territory over …

Video: EVE Online May 2016 Nullsec Recap

Check out the May 2016 nullsec recap made by Hendrick

Gatecamping: Carrier Style

Ever since the first EVE Online pilot figured out a fit for their ship that allowed them to lock a target within a single server tick, doing so has been a staple of gate camping. A significant number of ships can be configured to not only lock and catch their target before escape can feasibly …

Updating the New Player Experience

At Fanfest this year, we were introduced to CCP Ghost in what started out as an unusual presentation which began with an image of the developer’s brain. His task is to remake the new player experience which has always been a famously bad part of the Eve Online experience. This is certainly …

World War Bee Update: Piecemeal Losses in Saranen

Daily skirmishes in the Imperium staging system of Saranen have seen like for like losses for both sides. But does this apparent stalemate conceal deeper attempts at an Imperium breakout to Venal and a falling membership?
On May 28th at a so called ‘ovenside‘ session (a play on the …

Battle Report: The Battle of Sahtogas

On May 29, 2016, over a period of about three hours, a battle occurred in the Sahtogas system. The battle, fought over a Shadow Cartel POS, began around 1800 EVE Time and consisted of two major engagements.
The battle began when forces belonging to the alliance Did He Say Jump, assisted by FETID, …

Blog: Insights from a new Capsuleer

My fascination for EVE Online started when I read the stories on how the great wars on EVE began which took years to plan and to execute, not to mention the massive resources utilized in waging said wars.
The aforementioned wars were comparable to Greek mythology, ancient wars, and to the various …