Dev Blog: Alliance Tournament XII – Signups, format, and rules

The hour of Alliance Tournament XII approaches. One integral part of tournaments is actual participants, so it is time for signing up!

On Friday May 30th signups will open and alliance executors (CEOs of the executor corporation in an alliance) can sign their alliance up for the random draw for …

Return of the Old Powerhouse Ev0ke ?

We received news that Ev0ke, the old German powerhouse is attempting to come back to their former glory. Seppel da’finni announced this in the German sub-forum, including a video that invited all German corps and players to band together and achieve a German face once again in Eve online.
The …

How PvE should work in EVE Online

This is a little idea that I’ve been kicking around for a couple of months now.(1) It’s not a full proposal. It is, in fact, just the skeleton of an idea that would need a lot of muscle, sinew, and flesh wrapped around it. Still, I think it’s a pretty good skeleton. It would fit …

Dev Blog: Little Things in Kronos – The Changes and Fixes You Asked For.

CCP karkur here.

First of all I want to thank you who came to the roundtable CCP Punkturis and I held at Fanfest. We were very pleased with the session and found it both helpful and very motivating for our "Little things" effort.

Now on to the little things coming in the Kronos …

Out of Corp WH PI storage: The Face Palm Moment.

As a rule, I prefer to do my own Planetary Interaction with pilots in one of our wormhole corporations. There are however times and pilots that this is not practicable.  My highsec freighter pilot for example is in an NPC corp.  Some corp members are in various lowsec and nullsec groups, and use …

PHEW & PL Score another Titan kill

Just a moments ago PHEW, NULL and PL scored another titan kill.
A few days ago, a PL scout was traveling around Tash-Murkon, when the PL scout arrived in Tashand he noticed a lone Avatar on Descan. Before it’s location could be pinpointed, it logged and disappeared from scan.
The PL scout started …

Redeem Yourself

Disclaimer: Some of the quotes in the following text are transcripts from unrecorded voice communication. The exact wording can therefore differ from the original statements, but I did my best to preserve the intended meaning of each.
Are you a new player with no idea how to find the great PVP …

One Man Army: Samurai Revenge 9

I’m personally a big fan of Guados’s videos, and I bet a lot of you readers and other pvpers are as well. I’m really glad this was released, and it’s an amazing video to watch.

Video Description:
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Wormhole journey: finding a new place

If you missed my first article about what I’m about to do I’ll give you 2 minutes to go and read it… Okay done? Cool let’s start.
After reading a few comments about care bearing, I think I need to let you in on my background. I am a 99% PVP in Null with a big Alliance, which …

Greedy Goblin: The man who dies rich dies disgraced…

Andrew Carnegie was a XIX century industrialist, billionaire (in current $ terms) and philantrophist. He gave away his amassed wealth for charity, explaining it with the title of the post. It means our wealth will be no longer ours anyway when we inevitably die. However by giving it away, we can …

Customizable color coded broadcasts!

A new tool has been added to the already long list of thing that will out with the coming Kronos expansion, Customizable color coded broadcasts!

Why is this tool amazing? it is amazing because it makes it a lot easier to differentiate the broadcasts a pilot can receive. an example of this could be …

Video: The Solo Prophecy

Mr Hyde uploaded a amazing solo pvp video on youtube yesterday. In the video he shows you some of his solo Prophecy adventures that he experienced in January this year.
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I Liked it a lot and I hope you guys enjoy it

Pandemic Legion resets most of N3 Coalition

Circulating recently was a rumor that Pandemic legion was resetting N3 with the exception of Northern Coalition. and N3′s renters. This morning, the rumor was confirmed by pings and directors within alliances involved!
The reason for this reset is purely content based. Nulli Secunda had been …

Beware the Shadows

Shadow Cartel had a successful day of hunting yesterday. Thirteen capital kills and one supercapital kill. Who wouldn’t be happy with that?
The first hunt kicked off around 1:00 EVE time in Olin.
We got intel that Easily Excited had bashed a POS in Olin. It helps that we have pilots that fly …

New Project: Moving from K-Space to W-Space: A month long journey.

From the first day you start playing EVE you hear about all the different stuff you can do in EVE, as well as different location you can live. Most people hear about Wormhole and skip right passed it. They end up living in High sec, Low sec, NPC Null sec or Sov.
Over the coming month I will be …

Dev Post: Freighters and Jump Freighters Rebalance [Updated]

Hey everyone. As we announced at the Fanfest keynote, we are rebalancing Freighters and Jump Freighters in the Kronos release. The biggest change in this rebalance is the addition of customizability to a class that has previously been entirely static.
We originally approached this through rig …

NPC Wyvern Down to the hands of Pandemic Legion

Last night an NPC-corp Wyvern died at the hands of Pandemic Legion.
Pandemic legion scouts had noticed a Wyvern flying around in range of their super fleet and so started to do some research. They found out that the player was ex Darkness of Despair (Russian alliance) and that he was trying to …

Introduction: Galactic Hauling Solutions inc.

Recently we were contacted by the guys who run a new service within New Eden called Galactic Hauling Solutions Inc. Focusing on Low (and high) sec couriers services the service was created by a small band of independent haulers searching to go bigger.
I sat down with Mano Lacko, One of the key …

Jester’s Trek: There’s no need to fear

Kind of a quickie, but one that kind of makes me smile.
Have you ever noticed that the CFC is constantly trying to push the narrative of itself as the down-trodden underdog new kid that is just trying to succeed in the galaxy despite everyone being against them? Meanwhile, we play EVE in a New Eden …

Dev Blog: The ETC is Dead, Long Live the PLEX Activation Code!

Intrepid space pilots, we have important news for you. 

As you most likely know, for many years now we have been distributing EVE Time Codes (or ETCs for short) through our numerous partners around the world. However, over time the concept of a "time code" became less …

Recording History: The Bloodbath of B-R5RB

Those who went to Fanfest or watched the stream have already seen the following video. However for those that haven’t, CCP has created an amazing video that basically shows the epicness of the B-R5RB Fight.
The Video:

Now we finally have something to show our loved ones why we were on our …

Video: Shadow Cartel – DBOYS Video

Deadly Badger, Member of Shadow cartel has created an awesome video showing some of his recent Eve experience. In this video you will see a mixture of small gang stuff with a capital blob thrown in for fun.
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Have you recently made a awesome PVP video about you, your corp or even alliance …

EN24 Wants Your Feedback.

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen.
As I’m sure none of you have heard of me I’ll quickly explain. I’m one of the editors here at EN24, you may have seen a couple articles posted by me but they’re generally few and far between. The majority of my work here involves dealing with …

Jester’s Trek: Movin’ on up

Bonus Quote of the Week goes to CCP Fozzie, who has released information about the changes to freighter and jump freighter stats. Those stats came with a quite dramatic reduction in base freighter and JF cargo capacity. Now, freighter capacity has always been a little bit absurd; it’s pretty …

PSA: Don’t try this at home!

Posted on the Official EVE-O forums.
Counterintuitively, we buy ISK. We do it to track, find and terminate RMT operations. Buying ISK for this purpose is in our budget as good return of investment in the fight against RMT.
Crafty as they are, they have a weakness. It’s money. They do anything …