Dev Blog: PLEX Changes On The Way!

Hello Space Shoppers!

Team Size Matters here to tell you about some changes we have lined up for PLEX, Aurum and the New Eden Store. These changes don’t have a set release date yet but will be coming to EVE Online this spring or early summer.

With Ascension behind us, and a wave of …

Providence: Mercenary Coalition and Providence Bloc Clash Repeatedly in 9-F0B2

9-F0B2 system, Providence region. On the 13th of March at 18:47 EVE Standard Time, a battle unfolded over a tower in the system.
The battle was instigated by Mercenary Coalition [MC]. The alliance had reinforced several towers in the Providence region, one of them exiting its invulnerability mode …

Watch This: Eve Online Common Scams Explained

It’s no secret that there are a fair few scams being operated in EVE Online that can be easy to fall prey to as a newer player. Here are some common ones

Low Sec Rumble: The Spectre Fleet Titan Event in Oijanen

Oijanen system, The Forge region. On the 11th of March at 21:07 EVE Standard Time, the system erupted in violence as a Spectre Fleet event drew 2,200 capsuleers, resulting in a major conflagration.
Backstory
The battle resulted from an event hosted by Spectre Fleet. Artemis Pachet, a long time …

The Darkwater Prophet: Killboard Kings and Tactical Reverse Maneuvering

The Darkwater Prophet bring news of war and conquest from the dark waters in New Eden’s low security space. Written by the folks at Black Shark Cult, we invite you to read more of their exploits at their official blog.
Black Shark Cult is currently executing some complicated maneuvers in the …

Cobalt Edge: Hard Knocks Citizens Commits Another Massacre in 5ED-4E

5ED-4E system, Cobalt Edge region. On the 13th of March at 14:10 EVE Standard Time, Hard Knocks Citizens [HKRAB] with the assistance of L A Z E R H A W K S [HAWKS] inflicted another heavy toll on Drone Regions Federation (DRF) forces, destroying three Shadow of xXDEATHXx [X.W.X] super carriers.
For …

EVE History: Remembering World War Bee

This article is intended for both older and newer players regarding the events surrounding “World War Bee.” The article is not meant to paint any side as “good” or “bad, ” and as far as I’m concerned, no such thing exists in EVE, to begin with. It should be noted that I, like anyone …

Fade: Ambush in MPPA-A

MPPA-A system, Fade region. On the 12th of March at 14:05 EVE Standard Time, Pandemic Horde [REKTD]’s carrier fleet was destroyed in the system by the hands of The Initiative. [INIT.] and allies.
The trap was set up by Project.Mayhem. [16-13] and Snuffed Out [B B C]. The two alliances have …

Cobalt Edge: Massacre in B-U299

B-U299 system, Cobalt Edge region. On the 12th of March at 14:12 EVE Standard Time, a Shadow of xXDEATHXx [X.W.X] Rorqual capital industrial ship squadron was annihilated in the system resulting in more than 100 billion ISK in losses.
The massacre was carried out by Hard Knocks Citizens [HKRAB] and …

Watch These – Eve Online Weekly Video Round Up #52

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 The Fall Of J233255 by Dartias Krawss
An amazing video. Though longer than I usually feature …

The Discourse: CSM Voting Begins – Independents Vie for Seats

 
CSM campaign season is at full swing and candidates are busy day and night talking with press and promoting their plans for a better New Eden. The Discourse is not an exception! Elinari Rhodan and Cyrillian Voth have invited CSM 12 candidates Jin’taan, Steve Ronuken and Roedyn to the …

PSA: EVE Online March Release Patch notes

It’s patch note day! Here are the patch notes for the YC119.3 / March 14 release.

Patch notes for 119.3
Published on Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Features & Changes

Audio:

The release theme for 119.3 has been published: Unfathomable Depths

Balancing:

Fighters have their …

Overview: EVE Online March Release Theme (“Unfathomable Depths”)

The EVE Online March release is almost upon us, schedule to be released this next tuesday. As it is customary from CCP Games, a new soundtrack theme has been released, take a listen:

From the collection of “login screen” theme music for the massively multiplayer game EVE Online.
The …

Inside the Querious Fight Club Rules and Stipulations

The Querious Fight Club is a group of alliances that live in the Querious region. Currently, they include Imperium Divine, The Exiled Gaming, Drop The Hammer, Vastly Outnumbered, Almost Awesomedot, The Eclipsedot, Nyx Legion, Cold Steel Alliance, Volition Cult, Axiom Vocation Alliance, Catastrophic …

Overview: EVEMail – A web-based EVE Mailing App.

Today David Davaham announced the release of a stable version of EVEmail, a slick, faster and easy to use web-based eve mailing app:

Hello Everybody,
Today I introduce to you the first stable version of EVEMail. This version achieves everything that I set out for EVEmail to achieve when I sat down …

Battle Report Round Up #34

The past week has supplied quite a few videos and articles immortalizing conflicts around New Eden. This is a round up of a few of those battles:
26/2 Providence Bloc versus Mercenary Coalition and Vanguard Coalition versus Circle-Of-Two
 
9-F0B2 in Providence saw Providence Bloc Nightmare …

Always Showing Ship Bracket Text is now a thing….

CCP Logibro surprised many with the pro-tip on the EVE-O forums on how to turn on the ship bracket text even if the ship isn’t locked:
Hey guys
So recently a number of people have been asking about how another player was able to show the ship bracket text for all ships on grid in space, not …

The Darkwater Prophet: Ostingele Falls

The Darkwater Prophet bring news of war and conquest from the dark waters in New Eden’s low security space. Written by the folks at Black Shark Cult, we invite you to read more of their exploit at their official blog.
Late last week, the Black Shark Cult leadership conclave decided to launch an …

Jonny Pew: New Probe & D-Scan UI Changes

As we approach the next release, more and more players uncover the goodies CCP Games has been working hard, many of which are already live on the Singularity (Sisi) server.
Today our good friend Jonny Pew brings the latest changes to the probing interface and the directional scan user interface …

Low Sec Rumble: Capital Brawl in Dal

Dal system, Heimatar region. On the 6th of March at 11:35 EVE Standard Time, a battle unfolded over a neutral citadel leading to Siege Green. [SSGRN] and Did he say Jump [JMP-N] clashing.
The war between Siege Green. and Lost Obsession [FATE] against Did he say Jump over the moons and planetary …

Watch This: Caldari Chimera & Cormorant Destroyer hulls Showcase

A while ago CCP Games showcased the upcoming Caldari Carrier hulls in sketches and renders. Today we get a first look of the redesigned ship in the form of an official showcase video:

While we already featured the new Cormorant model via Jonny Pew’s excellent review, we couldn’t miss …

Dev Update: Total Net Worth Counter live on Sisi

Last week CCP Games announced the inclusion of a new feature which will surely help to grow the egos of capsuleers all around the world. The feature is, of course, a total net worth counter.
As CCP Turtlepower explains, the total net worth counters sum up everything in your character assets, market …

Headstart: Uncommon Ways to Make a Living in EVE

Any person who’s even given it just a couple of hours of their time can tell that there is a lot of different activities in EVE Online. The main ones like ratting, mining, mission running, and exploration are well documented. I’m not here to write about them, however. Instead, I’ll be taking …

Open Letter to CCP Regarding the Role of Local

For the majority of Eve players, “Local” is perhaps the most important chat channel in the game. Simply by glancing at local chat you can get the exact number of people in system and a general idea of which groups comprise the people in system. Local provides a certain level of security …

Watch These – Eve Online Weekly Video Round Up #51

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 inner minus hel by Nikel Ivanovich
There is nothing more beautiful than a super capital …