CONCORD Was Blind!

Day 2 of GM Week – a Scavenger Hunt begin the day with a GM spotted in Gallente Rookie systems. CCP Customer Support provided clues and fitting information to find the hidden GMs during the day’s event. The event ran for about 5 hours dropping in all four race’s rookie systems. …

GM Week – CONCORD See Nothing

Aug 20th, the opening day of GM Week – Saw CONCORD continue to turn a blind eye toward Botters, but GM’s, testing their new freedoms, thought capsuleers would be happy to dull out justice.
[18:56:00] Odo Korachi > This evening the Directive Enforcement Department will be running several …

* EVENT * – INTRODUCING GM WEEK!

On behalf of CCP Customer Support I want to welcome you all to GM Week!
It‘s been way too long since we, the Game Masters, showed our faces in New Eden and we want to crawl out of our little boxes for a while and join you all on Tranquility for a week of activities, as well as shed some light on …

Remove Jump Freighters, Introduce Force Freighters

Do you remember when you first started playing Eve? You didn’t really quite grasp what the game was fully about and you felt like simply warping from station to a planet was a major endeavor. The sight of watching your ship enter the warp tunnel immersed you right into the feeling of childhood …

PSA: Patch Notes For August 21 Release

Patch Notes For August 2018 Release 1.0
Released on Tuesday, August 21st 2018
Features & Changes:
Graphics:

Turret firing graphic effect optimization.
The Navitas and Thalia have recieved complete redesigns.
The Badger, Crane, Bustard and Tayra have received complete redesigns.

New Player …

Dev Blog: EVE Online – Current Connectivity Issues & Troubleshooting

If you'd like to discuss this dev blog, you can do so in this forum thread.
We are aware that a small number of our pilots are still suffering from connectivity issues after recent issues with the Tranquility cluster and several DDoS attacks.
The reports we’ve been receiving range from …

FAX Nerfs Pushed ‘Til Fall Update

A few weeks ago we reported on the INCOMING MASSIVE FAX NERFS proposed by CCP. The forum post, sporting 16.6k views, with 222 users posting over 500 replies to CCP Rise’s request for input on the topic and suggested numbers, now has as a conclusion. FAX nerfs, as stated will not happen and …

PSA: Simultaneous Alpha & Omega Logins – Fix To Be Deployed This Week

We were recently made aware of an issue which causes the unintentional ability to log in both Alpha and Omega characters simultaneously, as well as multiple Alpha characters simultaneously.
Logging in multiple Alpha characters at the same time or logging in both an Omega character and an Alpha …

Seraph IX Basarab: A short history of The Imperium’s Initiative

The Initiative. has developed from a relatively mediocre medium sized Alliance into one of the most creative and still often underrated entities in the game. I first encountered The Initiative back in late 2014 when they moved to Curse and were actually making an effort to fight pandemic Legion …

Awesomesauce: Rooks and Kings: First Light on the Fifth Day

This is a documentary exploring the forces and narratives behind a widely commented-on migration of Chinese Eve players from the Serenity Server (China) to the world-wide Tranquility server. It covers a number of campaigns in the second half of 2017, where the worlds briefly, and unexpectedly, …

Dev Blog: Login, Database & Chat Problems – The War Continues!

Here at CCP, we’re always looking for ways in which we can increase our capacity to allow huge engagements such as the recent fight in UALX-3 to occur more smoothly and with no interruption.
We’ve always chosen the more challenging path when it comes to designing virtual worlds, focusing on …

Dev Blog: The Next Step For EVE China & Serenity – Announcing Partnership With NetEase!

EVE Online plays host to an ever-changing universe, with sprawling political and economic landscapes.
As one chapter in this epic decade and a half long saga closes, woven into the fabric of New Eden’s history, another opens.
We’re delighted to announce that the story of EVE Online will …

* Breaking * Pandemic Legion and Allies break free from UALX-3 Hell Camp.

Here’s a quick update on the UALX-3 situation. First, a recap: After the node-death during the aftermath of the UALX-3 Keepstar battle, the supercapital fleer belonging Pandemic Legion, Triumvirate, Solyaris Chtonium and allies found itself hell camped.
Hell camping is the practice of putting …

Remix: Shattered Dreams Cinematic

Start your week on a good note with this pretty cool cinematic edit by youtuber TheDJBuntin / TheEliteGamers:

It has been a while since I’ve uploaded. Been away doing fun IRL stuff. A couple weeks ago I got incredibly inspired by this song and had the urge to make another EVE Online …

EVE Milwaukee Wisconsin Meetup August 4th

JohnDrees reached out to us in hopes of spreading the word about a smaller “Out of Game Event” for EVE, the Brew City EVE Meet. If you are a fan of EVE in the Milwaukee area, like to meet other fans, and the idea of beer does not send you screaming to the hills, than this could be a great event …

Breaking News: EVE Support Tickets Not Working

“The CAPTCHA verification failed. Please try again,” has been the concluding message players see after attempting to submit support tickets today. It isn’t known at this time when this started, or if it is due to 2018/07/21 – BUG REPORTING SYSTEM …

EVEMon – Affects of ESI

Editor’s note: This article is part of a series based around 3rd party applications and developers. I’m just very late…
We previously posted an article showcasing a new mobile application that one of the many capsuleers of New Eden has developed. This time we take a look back at one …

PSA: UALX-3 Fleet Fights – Misfiling Of “Stuck” Tickets

Over the course of the last twelve hours, we’ve been made aware of instructions being broadcast by the leaders of several alliances to file “Stuck” support tickets in order to have their capitals, supercarriers and titans moved out of the system of “UALX-3” by the GM …

Seraph IX Basarab: Busy Little Bee

Hey PL I’ma let you finish (killing TAPI) but Imperium had one of the best come backs of all time. (And you helped them.)
Credit where credit is due. Goonswarm and their allies have become a force to be reckoned with yet again. This is due to a combination of them doing a number of things …

Incoming Massive FAX Nerfs

Upcoming changes to FAXs will result in a 37% reduction in local/remote reps. If the percentage wasn’t a clue to just how big the nerf would be, CCP stated, “this is a very large change.”
July 18th, 2018 CCP Rise laid out plans for Force Auxiliaries Balance Suggestions on the Eve Forums. The …

Watch This: Navitas Hull Redesign

When I mentioned about this video to a friend, he quipped that this was the ship redesign nobody asked for. Still, having a soft-spot for all things Gallente, it makes me happy to see work being done on what I think is the best race in New Eden. 🙂
Akrasjel Lanate took the time to dive into the …

Dev Post: Force Auxiliary Balance Proposal

Hello pilots!
Today we’re going to talk about Force Auxiliaries (FAX). The big space healers are due for some changes and we want to hear from you!
The CSM has been very outspoken about the unhealthy state of FAXs and most of their feedback is centered in two major areas:
– FAX repair …

* Breaking* Battle Rages for TEST Alliance Keepstar – UALX-3 * updated *

Today marks the second TEST Alliance Keepstar to come under attack in the southern region, the previous one was the ill fated 4-GB14 which went down last sunday:

Today’s Keepstar is a bit special since it isn’t a final hull timer, but an anchoring one in the UALX-3 solar system in the …

Dev Blog: An Update On Security – The Fight Against Bots & RMT

If you’d like to discuss this dev blog, or you can feel free to do so in the comments thread on the EVE Online forums.
Back in February we released an initial set of numbers for 2018 that reported on activity against those using client automation (botting) and engaging in Real Money Trading (RMT) …

Who is the legendary Lumio En Tilavine; Champion and Hero of Providence?

If you have been following Reddit at all about the conflict in Providence there is one name that keeps being mentioned. It has started to have a cult following. His stories read like an ancient Greek Epic. His passion reminds me of Don Quixote. His daring seems to match Inigo Montoya in the …