PSA: Changes To The Fleet Fight Notification System!

Greetings capsuleers, and especially greetings fleet commanders and CEO's.

After some discussion with the CSM early last week about issues with filing fleet fight notifications, teams Webster and Tech Co have collaborated to bring an update and improvement to the fleet fight notification …

The Panic Podcast – Episode 2, Small Gangs & the Citadel

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.

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

Moments in History: OTEC

Why was technetium important?
Technetium is a valuable resource mined from a certain type of moon found in 0.0 space. Its value comes predominantly from the fact that it is used in every Tech 2 module and ship. Tech 2 modules are more advanced versions of normal modules which are fitted to ships. …

Dev Post: CCP Fozzie replies Upwell 2.0 FAQ

This past Thursday CCP Fozzie released what turned out to be a quite controversial developer blog regarding revisions to be done to the Upwell Structures (Citadels) to be released on February 13th.
CCP Fozzie took the time to answer some of the most common questions in the feedback thread:
Hey …

EVE Traffic – A Geographic Study

A couple of days ago, CCP Larrikin made this map available. It is gorgeous and now serves as my computer wallpaper. However, it also conveys some interesting information at a higher level than we normally see.

First, it gives us some idea of the importance of high-sec. Out in sov-null, we like to …

Goon Whaling season opens in Delve: 330Bil+ in losses, two days in.

If you have been following the recent developments in Cloud Ring then you might be wondering what’s at stake for Goonswarm Federation and allies by deploying north. You also might wonder what’s at risk? Well then you should take a look at their kill-board.
During the last two days, a …

CCP Blaze Memorial SKIN Fundraiser Reaches Record High.

Two months ago, the EVE community lost CCP Blaze, a Senior audio and graphics programmer who spent eight years working on the game we all love. If you’ve ever gone to warp, you’ve seen the mark he left. More importantly, though, he left behind a fiancee and a toddler. Shortly after his …

Darwinism In Action: The Chremoas kill that shouldn’t have been.

Keenly eyed killmail aficionados might have noticed a high profile Chremoas kill featured this week on zKillboard which went down by the hand of a puny T1 Algos destroyer in the Nikkishina solar system in The Citadel region.

I tried to talk to the Chremoas pilot, but he always seemed to be offline …

Morale and Space Warfare

Defeat into Victory is the war time memoir of Field Marshal William Slim. It covers his command of the 12th Army in Burma during WW2. Under his leadership, it went from near collapse to total victory. One of the key reasons for this was his keen understanding of morale.
In EVE, where we win and …

Dev Blog: Upwell 2.0 – Structures Changes Coming On February 13th!

Hello again daring capsuleers and welcome to today’s dev blog. This blog will cover the plans for a major set of improvements to Upwell structures coming your way next month!

In the year and a half since the initial introduction of Citadels, advancement of both new and existing Upwell …

Is TEST Moving North?

Hello, my name is Hugh Caswakk and I’m a writer and political analyst for EN24. The thoughs and speculation written here are mine and not meant to represent anyone else’s.

With the Imperium’s decision to re-escalate the smoldering conflict in the north, some commentators are now …

Battle Report: Second 9-4RP2 timer preludes the start of the next Great War.

During this past Monday’s primetime, the GoonSwarm Federation led coalition deployed hundreds of carriers and reinforced the key 9-4RP2 solar system’s Keepstar belonging to Pandemic Horde. A form up was announced from both sides to maintain supremacy for the next timer, and boy they …

[Watch This] When Birthday Roams Go Right

Birthday roams have some common sets of features: experimental fleet compositions, distant targets, more than a little alcohol consumption, and the promise of a blazing death. When Dark. FC & streamer Mad Newt announced a birthday roam awhile back, it delivered on all of the above save the …

Watch This: TEST Alliance – Welcome to 2018

Here is a pretty cool video to watch while we wait for the Cloud Ring brawl to happen. TEST Alliance is no stranger to seasonal videos, today’s video comes from the hand of Temppu Gaming.
Whenever I see these videos and realize they are made with the rustic tools CCP Games provide the …

The Case for the EVE Staff Officer

Introduction
A staff officer is someone who works within a military headquarters, usually within a specific department, with the intention of supporting commanders in various ways. Whilst large alliances, and coalitions, have a lot of parallels to real-life structures, they lack staff officers. I …

PSA: CSM Winter Summit currently on going – Jan 15 -18

The 12th Council of Stellar Management will have its second summit of the term in Iceland this week.
The democratically elected council which represents player views and assists CCP development teams with advise and feedback year round, will have four days of back to back meetings at CCP HQ from …

Perspective: Inside the Siege of Providence

riverini’s note: This article’s redaction has been edited to improve its readability, thanks to Claire for the support.
Disclaimer: The writer of this piece is of CVA origin. This piece is designed to be an opinion and no view expressed here is that of Evenews24 and expressly the …

Now is the January of Our Discontent

What in the world is going on?
CCP has not been having a particularly good January. There was a little bit of furore over chat bubbles, but the real damage came in two successive blows. Firstly, just four days ago, they released details on their new reinforcement system for citadels, to widespread …

New Year, New EVE: Help a Friend Start Off the New Year Right

Making a video game is hard. Making a video game stay popular and relevant is even more difficult. EVE Online made its debut on May 6, 2003. Since then, it has spawned a base of loyal players that have the freedom to do whatever they want (as long as they don’t want to leave their ships). Because …

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 …