Dev Blog: Lighting the invention bulb

With Crius we deployed our first step in rebalancing industry in EVE Online. It was a tremendous challenge to overcome, as we did nothing short but to start anew with the implementation of industry and its user interface, all the while making sure design changes would still support one the most …

Exploit: Starbase Titan Bumping!

Recently we have seen an increase in the number of alliances bumping titans out of hostile POSes. Below is a video made by kcolorr documenting how the exploit works using their own titans.
 

 
To summarize what we just saw:

A titan is close to the edge of the POS Shields
You put your …

Bombers Bar, Don’t call it a comeback!

I had the pleasure of joining Bombers Bar in the early days of its conception around March of 2012. Individuals such as Eatsbabies, Johnny Freedom and of course Tempelman N were great people to work with. Systems such as M-O, EC-P8R and of course HED-GP were virtual death traps, not from some …

Foo’s Musings: Options on the Table for the CSM Replacement.

For those avoiding EN24, reddit, and the forums, Matias Otero; the Brave Newbies representative has been inactive for sometime, and has recently made his resignation from the position he held on CSM9 official.
Matias has issued an apology on reddit an extract of which is found below.
I’ve …

An Overview on possible Eve Online Competitors

While I’m sure most of you will agree that Eve Online is arguably the best Sci-fi MMO out there at the moment; it sheer scale, ambitious single-shard environment and its relentless, dedicated and often called “too-smart-for-their-own-good” player base is close to none.
But as it …

BRAVE News Round-Up Week 35

A lot that happens in New Eden on any given day and while it’s impossible to follow everything that goes on, I wanted to tell the story of The HERO Coalition using YouTube to chronicle and show everyone what exactly is going down. Nothing like seeing it for yourself right? Eve is all about …

This will make you think twice before dissing EVE Online player events out.

As we had explained yesterday and reported through the weekend the “EVE-Bet.com kill a revenant” event turned out to be one of the most successful and popular events in EVE Online history, in fact the event was more popular than EVE-Bet or anyone else had expected. As one of the main …

CSM Representative Matias Otero resigns.

Today we were greeted with the news that the CSM Representative and ex-CEO of reddit’s Brave Newbies Inc. Matias Otero just resigned from his Council of Stellar Management. CCP Leeloo, EVE Online CSM coordinator for CCP Games, made the official announcement on the EVE-O Forums:
Hello …

Coup Backfires Resulting in Imperial Guardians Joining BPA

Imperial Guardians led by Aura Ikku were, for a long time members of Spaceship Samurai [HONOR] until 2 days ago. According to sources (and reddit) Aura Ikku attempted to take actions in his own hands by threatening to drop all systems in Catch under the control of Imperial Guardians.
In response, …

Northern Coalition. downs Southern Federation Titan

Minutes before a Northern Coalition. (NC) r64 was set to come out of reinforce in Stain, and the Stainwagon – led by Southern Federation (STFU.) – was set to drop more than one hundred ishtars to contest the timer, NCDOt scored a stunning kill in G-ME2k – the Stainwagon staging …

*Updated With Logs* CCP Foxfour: “It doesn’t exist.” No Revenant Killmail

A couple days ago we covered eve-bet.com’s Revenant kill event. A promotional public relations campaign set to get the word out about their site which worked to great effect. Thousands of players heard the call- jumping at the chance to destroy a rare Supercarrier Class Revenant and get …

Catching up with Alliance Tournament – Part Four.

Now the Alliance Tournament (AT) 12 is over. The new champions and finalists have been recognized, it’s nice to take a look back at the beginning of the competition’s entry into the modern era with AT6 – a time when CCP got the balance right and lots of influences were combining to …

Seraph IX Basarab: The War in Providence

Diplomacy, a boardgame created by Allan Calhammer in the 1950s, has since been a popular past time among undergraduate and graduate students of various political and policy majors as well as having a presence beyond the academic. The game, in and by itself, doesn’t seem that impressive nor is …

Reverse Time Dilation Woes!

In the recently played Shadow Cartel-Afterlife. match it was the first in Alliance Tournament history to go into max reverse time dilation and have the following rule used to decide the match:
In the very unlikely case that a fight is tied after 15 minutes, the victory will be awarded to the team …

$2,000+ Revenant Destroyed In Nisuwa By Over 4,800 Players

On September 5th at 22:00 UTC, EVE-Bet.com scheduled a player run event to sacrifice a Revenant Sansha Nation Supercarrier to “the gods of New Eden,” and thousands of individual players within the Eve Online Universe. As one of the rarest ships in the game the Revenant was a huge …

Alliance Tournament Day 7 LIVE!!

the last weekend of the Alliance Tournament is here live, starring alliances such as HYDRA, Outbreak and Triumvirate! Again we will be doing captain feedback which you can see in the following article
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ATXII Captain’s Feedback!

We from EN24 are intrested to hear the voice of the players, so we contacted some of the teams and they agreed to give us  their view on the fights!
This article will be updated while the matches play!
Update #1 : some captains simply don’t have time to respond because of the heavy schedule, …

Avatar down in the forge

Recently an Avatar class titan belonging to TheJackalMiner exploded to the hands of the corporation L F C, member of Ethereal Dawn and assorted friends.
According to KillerCorp of L F C, the top damage dealer on the kill, his corp member Lindze spotted him on scan and noticed he was warping from …

Wyvern Eclipsed From Existance By Solar Fleet

Quite recently a Wyvern belonging to Sonnywaal from People’s Liberation Alliance was destroyed by Solar Fleet
This killmail is strange for a variety of reasons so lets go through them.
Reason 1. The wyvern was ratting fit, meaning that it was likely caught about to start ratting ( No rats on …

Death Of Downtime

CCP Explorer has stated that the first ever client patch has been added without the need for downtime and a server reboot. CCP, many years ago, had stated that they ultimately aim to eliminate downtime and the pesky advantages or disadvantages it renders, Explorer explains that this is a client …

Dev Post: EVE Fitting Tool format compatibility coming Soon™

CCP Turtlepower (who?) just announced on the forums one click EFT compatibility, which appears to be another of those simple additions which make a capsuler’s life easier:
Ahoy!
We will deploy a new feature to Singularity in the very near future (today or tomorrow) which will allow you to …

Song: One Jump For Fuel

Dacil Arandur, also known as davidkmagnus (artist behind Fight Us Maybe?), wrote and sang this song for his friends – who were saddened due to the increased costs associated with jumping around their carriers.

Have you recorded a Eve related song? Then feel free to send/tweet it to …

Watch This: New Cloak Effect currently at the Singularity Server.

Wether they are shoveling hamster to keep the servers running or seamlessly patching tranquility during downtime or creating new useful features like the “donate game time” one we saw a couple days ago, the CCP Games developers seems to be working non-stop to bring goodies to us …

DDoS Attack, Ship Explosions and Moms.

If you are an Incursion Runner in highsec you’ve likely noticed that the incursions seem to be rapidly dying then respawning after 12-36 hours only to die again shortly after.
For those of you who don’t run incursions, dying is inevitable. Most groups will try to farm the incursion till it …

Catching up with Alliance Tournament (part III)

To the untrained eye EVE Online looks like bunch of floating colored boxes, but there is a lot more going on as we know. The tournament compares the same to the typical EVE player – it looks like a basic PVP tournament. The announcers help by pointing out what is going on but say little about …