The Discourse: Highsec Custodians

 
Welcome to The Discourse!
A challenger approaches! In this week’s episode we talk about the dangers of traveling through high security systems and those who take the fight back to the gankers. Our guest – Thomas en Chasteaux – talks about the ambitious “Highsec Militia” …

Tribute Falls as CO2 Keepstar is Destroyed

On December 10th the culmination of over two months of fighting ended in the destruction over the Circle of Two (CO2) Keepstar in their capital system of M-OEE8 in the Tribute region which hosted the single largest gathering ever witnessed in one system peaking at 5,337 and surpassing the original …

Period Basis: Battle Erupts in XZ-SKZ

XZ-SKZ system, Period Basis region. On the 11th of December at 20:18 EVE Standard Time, a battle unfolded in the system between Red Menace Coalition (RMC) forces and a coalition of Stain region residents backed by The-Culture [-T C-].
RMC had been helping its ally LowSechnaya Sholupen [-LSH-] in …

The last outpost to be anchored in New Eden

With the launch of the YC118.10 patch we start the process of saying goodbye to perhaps the most familiar site in nullsec – player built outposts. The torch held by these structures for over ten years now as the homes of nullsec inhabitants will pass over to the new Citadels that have been …

Watch This: The Scope – M-OEE8 Conflict Culminates In Destruction Of CO2 Keepstar

We are still preparing an in depth proper battle report for the humongous battle which took place this past weekend at the M-OEE8 solar system in Tribute. CCP Games released their in-game / lore review of the event in their typical video form, check it out:
The Scope – M-OEE8 Conflict Culminates …

PSA: Exploit Notification – Farming Mini Skill Injectors

We would like to inform players that it is now considered an exploit to repeatedly acquire Mini Skill Injectors for any purpose other than for the use of a new character running through the New Player Experience released in Ascension.

It is further specifically an exploit to transfer this item …

Bat Country’s Revenge: The Story Behind the Dreadnought Bombing in D-W7F0

D-W7F0 system, Delve region. On the 5th of December at 21:06 EVE Standard Time, Goonswarm Federation [CONDI] super capitals were ambushed in the system by a combined Pandemic Legion [-10.0], Hard Knocks Citizens [HKRAB] and Pandemic Horde [REKTD] force.
The battle was the result of months of …

TEST alliance to evacuate to Obe

Over the last 24 hours, there have been unconfirmed reports on reddit that Test Alliance Please Ignore (TEST) have begun preparations to evacuate assets from their current Nullsec home in Vale of the Silent and withdraw to the lowsec Caldari system of Obe in The Forge.
Sources from other alliances …

Cloud Ring: Escalating Entropy Super Capitals Ambushed in 6-4V20

6-4V20 system, Cloud Ring region. On the 10th of December at 20:30 EVE Standard Time, Escalating Entropy [CHAOS] lost 2 titans and 3 super carriers in the system to the combined force of Suddenly Spaceships [CYN0] and The Initiative. [INIT.].
The loss occurred during a fierce battle in the system …

The Discourse: Drifters Are Back in Known Space

Editor’s Note: The video and text below were reproduced with permission from the original creators.
 
This video is a small project we’ve been working on with Makoto Priano and Elinari Rhodan! ARC is a roleplaying alliance and since the lore side of Eve Online interests us very …

Geminate: Nyx Destroyed During a Battle in K25-XD

K25-XD system, Geminate region. On the 7th of December at 18:14 EVE Standard Time a battle unfolded in the system which led to the destruction of a Drone Regions Federation (DRF) Nyx super carrier and its supporting fleet.
The battle was a result of a well planned trap set up by Scourge. [URGE.] …

Assault of the M-OEE8 Keepstar begins and CO2 withdraws

Since the last article, gigX held a meeting to discuss the status of the war with Circle of Two / CO2 leadership. You can listen to the entire meeting below and find the reddit thread on this here.

In short, gigX announced the withdrawal of CO2 from the tribute region and the re-stage in the NPC …

Watch These – Eve Online Weekly Video Round Up #39

The past few of weeks have supplied more than enough videos from around New Eden. From ambient videos, fake trailers and some hilarious or tense PvP moments, these are EVE News 24’s picks for the past weeks:
#1 EvE Online – Panther – Solo PvP by Cosmo Blink
Cosmo Blink returns in …

Low Sec Rumble: WAFFLES. and Did he say Jump Brawl in Siseide

Siseide system, Heimatar region. On the 6th of December at 21:40 EVE Standard Time, Did he say Jump [JMP-N] and WAFFLES. [N0MAD] forces clashed in the system in a bloody battle.
WAFFLES instigated the fight by reinforcing a Did He say Jump tower in the Bosboger system, in order to draw them into …

PSA: Removing the ability to deploy Outpost and Outpost upgrades – Dec. 13th

As we announced in the Engineering Complex dev blog in October, the upcoming release on December 13th will remove the ability to deploy new Outposts and Outpost Upgrades in New Eden. This is a small first step in the long-term plan to gradually replace these legacy structures with newer Upwell …

Dev Post: [December] Excavator Mining Drone yield rebalance

Hey everyone. We’ve been keeping a close eye on how people are using the newly rebalanced Rorquals and it’s been really exciting watching how well people have taken to the new gameplay.
We have decided that we need to make a tweak in our December release next Tuesday to adjust the …

Immensea: Titan down to Bomber’s Bar

A silent behemoth was grazing in the ratting fields of Immensea. It lumbered slowly from field to field, its great size deterring small predators from disturbing its meals. The stars sparkled passively, setting the mood for a quiet evening of relaxation and consumption for the Erebus’ …

Video Spotlight: Adhocracy and Awulf

Hello, I’d like to present to you a YouTuber from Adhocracy [ADHC], one of the oldest wormhole alliances in the game. Awulf has been making a video series that chronicles the day to day life of their alliance. He has been steadily improving his editing, narration, and storytelling since …

Hunter Becomes Hunted – The Story Behind the Revenant Loss in Goudiyah

Goudiyah system, Khanid region. On the 29th of November at 11:50 EVE Standard Time, a Revenant super carrier belonging to scorpikoshka, a member of Amok. corporation of the Goonswarm Federation [CONDI], was destroyed in the system, bringing to culmination months of planning.
The Revenant in …

Dev Blog: Inception 1.5 – Further Improvements to the New Player Experience

Greetings spacefriends,

With the successful launch of EVE Online's November 15th expansion, Ascension, we (Team Genesis) have introduced the first phase of our planned new New Player Experience (NPE) revamp called Inception.

To find out more about our development journey check out this …

ISKstarter raises 20bn ISK in 2 days for community projects

This week, EVE_NT launched a new service to help all community projects in EVE raise funds to run events and community projects called ISKstarter. So far, it appears to have been a success! Already over 20 billion ISK has been raised, with two projects already hitting their targets, including the …

Johann’s Corner: Welcome to New Eden

Hello, my name is Johann Landier, and I’m a writer and political analyst for EN24. The thoughts, advice, and opinions written here are mine and not meant to represent anyone else’s.
Last week the “Ascension” Expansion of Eve Online brought capsuleers a wide range of new …

Pure Blind: Mordus Angels and Pure Blind Cartel Defend Against Mercenary Coalition in X-7OMU

X-7OMU system, Pure Blind region. On the 25th of November at 20:39 a capital battle unfolded in the system involving 4 fleets and leading to 170 billion ISK in damages.
The battle was instigated by Mercenary Coalition [MC] by attacking a tower belonging to Mordus Angels [MOA] in the system. …

Fountain: The-Culture Retaliates in MN5N-X

MN5N-X system, Fountain region. On the 27th of November at 16:28 EVE Standard Time, The-Culture [-T C-] forces destroyed a joint Fountain Core (Fcore)\Red Menace Coalition (RMC) fleet in the system.
The fight started after The-Culture scouts spotted the fleet reinforcing a The-Culture tower in the …

Low Sec Rumble: Aeon Super Carrier and Its Relief Force Lost in Dour

Dour system, Placid region. On the 25th of November just past midnight, an Aeon super carrier and its rescue fleet were destroyed in the system at the hands of Snuffed Out [B B C] and The Initiative. [INIT.].
The Aeon, belonging to black crack of Tri-gun corporation, a member of the Escalating …