Darwinism in action

several days ago a Bhaalgorn in Amarr picked a fight with another Bhaalgorn, while not something uncommon to happen in a trade hub the pilot and the fit are what makes the story.
Firstly the character that lost the Bhaalgorn is over 7 years old (all of which in a npc corp)

 
Looking into the …

[DRAMA]: HONOR leadership fracturing

Spaceship Samurai, former member of N3 and a founding member of HERO, played an important role in HERO’s conquest and settlement of Catch from the now defunct Stainwagon. Recent times have no been as kind to HONOR as the last few months had been. Their most famous FC, Securitas Protector, …

Black Legion Betrayal?

In EVE, not only do you have to watch your enemies, but occasionally you also have to watch your friends. It has been heard that Black Legion. did a sudden turn against Shadow Cartel – resulting in this:

Killmail
Apparently, Black Legion contacted Shadow Cartel to ‘create some …

NCdot loses four Nyxes in Stain

In a hotdrop gone wrong, NCDot has lost four nyxes to the combined might of Stain residents. Having had their eye on a carrier for the last few days BURN EDEN, a corp in NCDot that has been scouring Stain for capital kills, thought they’d finally got what they wanted when the carrier …

Watch List-Sindel Pellion

Once again Sindel Pellion has come out with another great song, this time set around logi pilots using their “watchlist.”

The lyrics can be found below:
V1:
Logi can’t you see my broadcast?
A girl like me is gonna die fast.
It’s dangerous, I won’t last.
There’s …

Video: In-Development – Features of EVE Online’s Crius Release

Woohoo, EVE Online is getting its a huge industry centric release, check the video after the jump to get the latest intel directly from CCP Games Headquarters.
Industry gameplay takes centerstage in Crius, the summer release due 22 July 2014. Join CCP Mimic at the Reykjavik office, where she brings …

BL Nyx down in Syndicate

On Monday evening a trap as being set. Cynosural Field Theory (MOROS) had placed an unsieged Moros onto a POS and allowed Predator Elite of Death by Design to tackle it, aware of his inclination to batphone for assistance.
True to form, shortly after the Moros was tackled a cyno went up and two …

Pandemic Legion takes down an Erebus in Derelik Low Sec.

Pandemic Legion have killed another Erebus today. This Erebus was being sold on the forums and, through some intelligence gathering, the alt selling the Erebus and his cyno alt were discovered.
Here is the Erebus, piloted by DeezNuts OnYoFace, killmail.

Who was the Cyno-alt and how it was …

Greedy Goblin: The value of different farming activities

People wrongfully believe that the currency of EVE is ISK, despite players can farm and use it as any other material. NPCs don’t act as market actors, if everyone is buying the same skillbook, it won’t get more expensive. The real currency of EVE is PLEX. It’s directly connected …

Black legion vs Pandemic legion Round 2.

Round 2 Fight!
This round started much like the previous fight with Pandemic Legion dreadnoughts making an attempt to push a Black legion tower into reinforced.
The original plan was to make an attempt before downtime incase Black legion responded quickly, this would let pandemic legion simply hold …

Battle Report: Sunday Morning Madness

This morning a huge battle took place between CFC and Black Legion resulting in a total of 200 bil losses. Black Legion was on the losing side and lost around sixteen Dreadnoughts and eleven Carriers
This whole fight started and ended In F2OY-X, current staging system of the CFC. CFC FC’s …

Drone Damage Exploit

Recently there has been a glitch where by abandoning drones in a ship with a high bonus to them (Rattlesnake, Gila, or Worm) and then reconnecting to them in a different ship with higher bandwidth, you can get light drones that do 2,000 damage per volley. One ship commonly used with this exploit is …

A Tale of Internet Spaceships

A Tale Of Internet Spaceships is a documentary about Eve: Online that focuses on the communities interaction with CCP and how our game organically grows to create one that is unlike any other. This documentary filmed, produced and directed by 3 film students: Elin Theden, Philip Raivander, and …

Drama Lama Time for Spaceship Samurai

It appears that the drama lama has struck Spaceship Samurai.

In a mail that was sent out to the alliance, Spaceship Samurai’s Alliance leader announced that he would be stepping down. More interesting though is that he confirmed problems between the rest of the alliance leadership which …

The Ibis and The Nightmare.

At approximately 3:47 eve time a Nightmare was trapped and killed by a nicely played ambush.
As far as we can tell this Nightmare is run by a single person using “ISbox” a tool that will mirror keystrokes from one client and broadcast across all the others. This particular pilot instead of …

EVE Online’s In-Game-Browser to be eventually phased out.

So it seems that the Eve online ingame browser [IGB] is confirmed to be on the chopping block, but not for awhile. While it seems like The new SSO Software is already being setup for multiple sites, it isn’t replacing the IGB for quite some time.  CCP FoxFour talked more about this rumor it …

Darwinism In Action: Supercapital Raptor and Crane Loss

Recently Mr. Antisocial was carrying parts for his new Mothership. What resulted was the German Mercenary Corporation Gemeinschaft Interstellarer Soldner doing their usual fate camping, killing Mr. Antisocial twice carrying parts for his capital who had travelled through that gate only 30 minutes …

Battle Report: Carnage in the Bleak Lands + Video

Let me set the scene for you. The Minmatar militia has been at Tier 4 for almost 10 weeks with a huge percentage of the war zone under their control and many of these systems classed as ‘stable’ meaning they are completely uncontested by the Amarr. The value of Minmatar loyalty points is at an …

Tweetfleet: A Translation…

Today’s social media highlight comes from Reddit user Nibron, who posted a subtle satire of mitten’s CFC CEO Update, take a read:
One of the annoying side-effects of blueing most people and signing NIPs with the other is that we have to struggle to find content for ourselves. We’ve …

Greedy Goblin: Masters, servants and minions…

There is a big confusion between who has power over who. The main reason for that is mixing people with groups. Groups make no decisions, people do. If there is democratic vote, everyone has 1/N power. If there is dictatorship, the dictator has power, the followers do not. However – unlike in …

PLEX Prices soars over the ~820 Million isk mark.

I wish this was an speculative piece, but the truth is undeniable, EVE Online’s 30 Day Pilot’s License Extension prices has reached a 822.20M median and to be honest there is simply no signs of its price going down, in Jita the PLEX licenses trade at around 826 Million.
For those …

What’s on this weekend?

Looking for something to do this weekend in EVE? Here is a list of confirmed public events.
Redemption Roam Public Roam: MATE Roam
Redemption Road are a community-service corporation who run popular public roams every weekend.
When: Friday 11th July
Time: 10:30 EVE time
Where: Stacmon/ …

CEO Update: Delve Into Enlightment

The GSF has recently announced its deployment to Querious. The following points were covered in the The Mittani’s announcement to his alliance:
Exploiting 5ZXX (Mordus Legion Mission Hub) and Counter-Insurgency:
The Mittani has encouraged members to take fleets down to 5ZXX and kill MOA …

Conflict Drivers: The horns of the Null-Sec Dilemma.

The 0.0 dilemma, we have all read about it. Eve is dying, the big blue donut, coalitions destroying the game. Before I begin to dive into my idea to spark not only the content machine but a fundemental paradigm shift in 0.0. Lets examine what we agree and disagree about.
What we agree on
Null sec …

Dev Blog: In-Space Brackets revisited with Crius

Team Pirate Unicorns here with an update on our iteration work with the in-space brackets list for the Crius release on July 22nd. That’s the list that comes up when you mouse over something.

As per our recent Test Server Feedback thread, we have introduced a ‘compact list’ …