Kirith Kodachi: Stagnation

As I logged in Sunday night and put up my fleet advert and welcomed old faces and new faces into a small roam around the warzone, I was struck by how even though I had been afk for the month of December, everything still felt familiar in my low sec hunting grounds.
Cal Mil fleets and gangs …

Battle for ROIR-Y in Pure Blind.

Disclaimer: The Author is a member of one of the parties involved
For once the hype appears to have paid off. What else can one say when local out-populates Jita? Coming mere hours after a hard-fought capital brawl in Cloud Ring, and a good laugh over a Goon Overseer’s hilarious leaked Pings …

Watch This: Capital Brawl in O-BDXB (Cloud Ring)

If you happened to glance at the EVE subreddit or zkillboard yesterday you may have noticed a rather large capital fight took place in Cloud Ring.
The fight involved the forces of the Guardians of the Galaxy coalition alongside Pandemic Legion and Northern Coalition etc against Goonswarm …

New Life and Necromancy in Market Aggregators

Since the untimely demise of EVE-Central back in September, the community has adapted. Sites like EVE Marketer have tried to fill that niche, but the community is always hungry for new tools and toys. In the last few days, a couple of exciting initiatives have come to light.
First off: EVE-Central …

PSA: Patch Notes for January Release

Here are the patch notes for the January Release that was deployed today on the Tranquility server.

Patch notes for January 2018 Release
Released on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Features & Changes

Market

Volatile SKINs can no longer be traded on the market or via contracts.

Missions …

Dev Blog: Spectre & Meltdown – An Update From The EVE Dev Team!

As many of you will be aware, hardware vulnerabilities have been discovered in many brands and types of CPUs that were manufactured in the last 20 years, affecting computers across the globe.

Here at CCP, we are in the process of patching and performance testing our infrastructure with the aim …

Well, That’s One Cure for Blueballs FC! The Cleansing of Pure Blind

Disclaimer: The Author is a member of one of the parties involved his opinions do not necessarily reflect those of his Alliance or Corp.
It feels like summer all over again. Once again, the Goons contaminate a certain space with dozens of structures to get up to their typical cancerous mischief. …

Sunsets and Opportunities: The Future of Third-Party Services

In simplest terms, an API is a set of tools that allow the community to access certain kinds of EVE game data outside the game. EVE currently has two API structures – XML and CREST – and both will completely stop working on May 8th, 2018. An all-new API called ESI is already replacing …

Bee Control: A Month in Review

When ‘Excavators’ were added to the game, greatly increasing the amount of ore a Rorqual could harvest, a new sport also became popular across New Eden. The ORE faction ‘Excavators’ are some of the most expensive drones a capsuleer can buy, and like fighters their …

In-Game: CONCORD Agencies Collaborate on Universal Timebase Measurement Research

YULAI – CONCORD officials have announced that they will be starting a new research effort to improve the measurement of CONCORD’s universal timebase, currently used across all of New Eden and known as New Eden Standard Time.
Speaking to the purpose of this research, CONCORD Aerospace Public …

The Panic Podcast – Episode 1″How NOT to PvP”, Pilot by Yaaar’s Revenge

EN24 is proud to showcase and support veteran and new pod-casters throughout New Eden. Today we bring you a new series hosted by Yaaar’s Revenge.

 Video Description:

Yaaar’s Revenge
Published on Jan 3, 2018

See Alliance Killboard → …

Holiday Warfare: The Five Day Siege of Tzvi

23rd of December, 2017 — As the Winter solstice came and went, the rest of New Eden prepared for the Holiday season and the yuletide festivals that come with the happiest time of the year. Many capsuleers took a few days off from EVE to spend time with friends and family. As the traffic in …

CCP Refocuses, Sells Valkyrie Development Studio

In the latest episode of CCP’s divorce from virtual reality, the company has sold the Newcastle studio that developed EVE Valkyrie. Now CCP’s focus rests on EVE and on an upcoming, unknown MMORPG.
CCP Newcastle’s buyer is Sumo Digital, an independent British studio with roughly …

Quick Tip: JonnyPew – How To Set Home Station Without a Clone Bay

A few days ago our good friend JonnyPew uncovered the age old capsuleer question; how do you setup your home station without a clone bay. As it happens, the option is hiding in play sight:

Ever wanted to have Jita 4-4 as your home station?

The Next Fifteen Years: Inside CCP’s Upcoming MMO

A series of new job postings on CCP’s career portal has confirmed that the EVE developer aims to build an entirely new MMORPG. With EVE Online’s 15th anniversary on the horizon, and with a string of under-performing experiments in the rear-view, it’s clear that CCP is anxious to lay …

Cosmic Signatures: Medi’s Guide to Data and Relics

A cluster of scrap orbits a lone star somewhere in New Eden. To some, this cluster of junk is nothing more than a footprint of times long past. But to the explorers of New Eden, one capsuleer’s junk is another one’s treasure. Relic and Data sites are arguably some of the most profitable jobs …

Flash Fiction and Lore: Fan Writing Contest AAR

The 2017 Pod and Planet fiction contest dished out more than 55 billion ISK to dozens of writers. In a new after-action report, the Pod and Planet team reveals behind-the-scenes details and how this contest compared to previous years.

Participation and Lore
Contest popularity is on the rise. In …

The Panic Podcast – Episode 1, Pilot by Yaaar’s Revenge

EN24 is proud to showcase and support veteran and new pod-casters throughout New Eden. Today we bring you a new series hosted by Yaaar’s Revenge.

 
Podcast Description:

See Alliance killboard → https://zkillboard.com/alliance/99006…
Recruitment Thread → …

Kristmas Keepstar Kill Special: That Yossarian Interviews Cruiser Crew CEO Kurisu Makkashi

Disclaimer: The author is a member of one of the Alliances involved and his opinions do not necessarily reflect those of his Coalition, Alliance, or Corp.
So it was days before Christmas, and discord was quiet as a mouse, not a ping heard anywhere throughout the house. Till one Redditor revealed a …

Dev Vlog: EVE Online – In Development December 2017

This EVE Online in-development video features everything coming out in January, leading up to the Winter release due 9 January.
Features include the Yoiul Festival event and updates to The Agency, where PvE content gets ever easier to access. There is also an important announcement from Concord …

Dev Blog: Updates to The Agency, Journal, and Agent Finder

The mission objective of The Agency is to bring content to you, the Capsuleer. To do that, we need to know what types of content there are, and one system was holding us back, the sites. As you know, there are many types of sites (Relic, Data, Combat, Ghost, FW, Incursion, etc….), and the old way …

PSA: Exploit Notification – Deployment of Upwell Structures around Factional Warfare IHUBs

An issue has come to our attention today through discussion with the CSM.
The minimum deployment distance restrictions for Upwell Structures near Infrastructure hubs (at least 1000km away) are not correctly applying to Factional Warfare Infrastructure Hubs, meaning Pilots can deploy an Upwell …

Showcase: Pod and Planet Winners Make Bank with Fanfic

After six weeks of judging, the results are in. The Pod and Planet fiction contest has named its winners. We’re happy to bring you a taste of the winners’ gallery – the stories that won over 55 billion ISK in prizes. Judges included a wide variety of New Eden luminaries and CCP …

Join The Eve News 24 Team Today!

EN24 is doing an open call for writers, storytellers, and reporters interested in making internet spaceship news an integral part of their Eve Online experience.
We are seeking writers and staff from all regions and segments of New Eden (i.e. ‘Null-Sec’, ‘High-Sec’, ‘Low-Sec’, Faction …

Triumvirate Director takes a page out of The Judge’s Playbook

What should a high-level executive in a warring alliance do when he finds himself at odds with the other leadership? If you ask some folks, the answer is taking a bunch of isk and get out of Dodge. That’s exactly what happened today as Cpt Patrick Archer, of the Triumvirate. corporation Quam …