PSA: The CSM 2017 Election voting is now OPEN!

Hi guys, yes it is that time of the year again! The voting phase of the Council of Stellar Management XII is now open!
You can go out there and vote by clicking the link below:

[ VOTE IN THE CSM XII ELECTION ]

How to Vote
Here is a quick primer by CCP Games on how to vote

It’s once again …

Catch: Major Battle in 1P-WGB

1P-WGB system, Catch region. In the early hours of the 4th of March, a large capital battle unfolded in the system over a Pandemic Legion [-10.0] citadel.
The battle was fought over a Pandemic Legion Astrahus citadel. The structure was deployed by the alliance to provoke a fight from local …

CCP Terminates Japanese Distribution Partnership with NEXON

Nexon Co., Ltd has for over the last five years worked with CCP Games to jointly distribute EVE Online for the Japanese market. This partnership will soon come to an end following a post published by CCP Falcon on the 2nd of March in the Japanese section of the EVE Online forum.
Nexon Co., Ltd was …

Imperium Fortizar in Fountain Destroyed

On the 2nd of March at approximately 01:47 Eve time, the Imperium’s Goonswarm Federation [CONDI] lost a Fortizar in Fountain under the combined fire power of The Culture, and entities comprising of what is collectively known as “Pan Fam” and “GOTG.” The attacking forces were mostly …

Catch: Battle of GE-8JV

GE-8JV system, Catch region. In the early hours of the 1st of March, a large scale battle unfolded in the system between no less than five fleets.
The battle was fought over a Brave Collective [BRAVE] Fortizar citadel. The structure had been anchored in the system following the alliance’s move to …

PSA: EVE Online – How to Vote in the CSM Election

It’s once again time for the EVE Community votes to determine who will be selected to represent them on the Council of Stellar Management. Whether you’re a veteran voter, or brand new to how it all works, take a look here as CCP Logibro guides you through how to cast your vote for your …

New Chat System and T3 Cruiser Balance coming to EVE?

Today many players were greeted with unexpected updates on the official EVE Online announcement mini-site. This board is usually the place where CCP Games makes specific announcements about upcoming features. Today two pieces were found by a keen-eyed Redditor, we are not sure if these pieces were …

Watch This: EVE Online – Gameplay Trailer

Welcome to EVE Online, the game where players write history in a universe of unrivaled beauty, depth and opportunity.
Find out what you can do as a pilot in New Eden, from influencing powerful pilot-run corporations and leading fleets of warships into battle, to mining valuable materials and …

So, what was that Citadel Market Bug all about?

A while ago CCP Games made the announcement of the discovery of an exploit within the Citadel trade system which “teleported” items from one place to another. The use of this exploit, of course, is illegal, and CCP Games promptly found the bug and released a patch fixing said bug.
But …

The Winter War from the Winning Perspective.

As some of the readers may be aware, recently there was a major conflict in the South; some would say that the conflict is not over and that it is merely at a different stage. Nevertheless, the conflict has subdued to scuffles and fights of opportunity. In some cases, the fights are staged, but the …

CSM12 – Candidates Announced

CSM11’s term is coming to a close and CSM12 candidates have been busy campaigning, promoting their platforms and reaching out to prospective voters. Applications were submitted and the final list of official candidates was announced yesterday.
But what is the CSM? The Council of Stellar …

The Story Behind the First Vendetta Loss

8RQJ-2 system, Delve region. On the 1st of March at 4:36 EVE Standard Time, the first Vendetta super carrier was destroyed by Pandemic Legion [-10.0], marking another historic event in the annals of New Eden.
According to Dancul1001, who orchestrated the operation, the ship in question came to the …

The Discourse: Kyonoke Plague Confirmed in All Empires

 
The plague is spreading and now all four Empires are affected. But will governments put their differences aside to face the deadly disease or will they try to beat it on their own? Find out all you need to know about Kyonoke Plague before you depart to Fanfest this

Seraph IX Basarab: Glass House of Credibility

Disclaimer: The following article is an opinion piece written by Seraph IX Basarab, readers’ discretion is advised.
INN, the Imperium site, has recently published an article regarding this year’s Burn a Jita Event. The article opens with the following statement:
“The more informed of you …

Kirith Kodachi: Putting the Faction Back Into Faction Warfare

Last month I wrote a piece detailing how citadels are negatively impacting the warzone in a post called Game of (Citadel) Thrones:

All of this means that if an attacking force gets a Citadel to stage from, all the home field advantages of the defending force are lost: the attackers have the same …

Watch These – Eve Online Weekly Video Round Up #50

The past week has 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 week:
#1 Introducing the RE4GD Alliance by Kyle Smyth
A nice upbeat recruitment video for the …

Period Basis: Tackled Rorqual Sparks a Battle in GR-J8B

GR-J8B system, Period Basis region. On the 26th of February at 17:46 EVE Standard Time, a battle erupted in the system over a tackled Rorqual industrial capital ship.
The ship in question belonged to Red Menace (RMC) coalition forces. It along with several others in the system were mining …

Esoteria: Battle of BY-MSY

BY-MSY system, Esoteria region. On the 23rd of February at 18:26 EVE Standard Time, a battle unfolded in the system between Test Alliance Please Ignore [TEST] and Red Menace (RMC) coalition forces which resulted in the destruction of three super carriers.
The battle was instigated by RMC forces who …

Cloud Ring: Battle of F7C-H0

Disclaimer: The following battle report was submitted to EVE News 24 by Sister Bliss, Executor of The Initiative. [INIT.] and a participant of the battle.
After 3 years and 346 days of traversing the universe firing doomsday after doomsday & grinding campaign after campaign, medal war hero of …

CCP Oversight of Rorquals Worse than Imagined

 
Confirmed by HerrBert in the video above, Rorqual industrial capital ships are able to use mobile micro jump units to move across the field. The player tested the ship in the system of Thera, showing the ship can use the mobile structures immediately after the ship exited PANIC (Pulse …

Tackling Everything: Introduction to Wormhole Life.

To many, wormhole space and EVE is a love/hate kind of relationship. Wormholes were introduced to EVE in the Apocrypha expansion back in 2009. The Apocrypha expansion included a training queue, Tech 3 vessels, wormholes and sleeper NPC’s. To many, this release still is considered as the best …

Burn Jita 4 2017 – was going to happen, now maybe later…

The “Goons”, who now collectively refer to themselves as members of the “Imperium”, were about to announce “Burn Jita 4 2017 (BJ4K)” from Feb 24th to Feb 27th. However this will now be delayed by about a month. 
Burn Jita is a yearly event hosted by members of …

Dev Post: [March] Structure, Drone & Fighter improvements from Team Five 0

Greetings intrepid testers!
Team Five 0 have some lovely things for you for the upcoming release (Currently scheduled for March). We’d highly appreciate it if anyone interested in the changes please go try them out on our test server Singularity, let us know what you think and submit bug …

Dev Post: [March] Rorqual and Mining changes

Hello again folks. Got another set of changes today for your feedback.
These changes revolve around the Rorqual and mining in general. We’ve been keeping a close eye on the mineral economy since Ascension and we feel that we need to make another fairly significant intervention in order to …

Dev Post: [March] Balance Tweaks: Focused Warp Scrambling Script

Hi m8s,
In March, we’re releasing a number of balance tweaks and we would love your feedback.
WARP DISRUPTION FIELD GENERATORS
The current state of Scripted Warp Disruption Field Generators is a little too oppressive, especially to the small gang PvP scene. We’d like to open up …