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Weekend Sales, Plex Prices, and Poor Communication

FroggyStorm 2022-09-25

In an unprecedented move, CCP implemented a 40% reduction in the cost of plex. Sort of. The 40% reduction was to the number of plex necessary to redeem 1 month of play time. The implementation was poorly executed and not…

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Asher Ascends to the Apex of the Alliance

Romulus Loches 2022-07-29

Yesterday in a mid-week Fireside Chat it was announced that Asher Elias will be the new leader of Goonswarm Federation and the Imperium Coalition. He gave a short speech that he had specifically prepared for the occasion which has been…

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The War on Gate Rats

FroggyStorm 2022-07-20

For some time now many nullsec activities have been under extreme pressure. One single menace has driven spikes into camping, shooting structures, and even just traveling around. The relentless crushing force has driven not just adaptation, but in many cases…

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BREAKING NEWS: The Mittani Steps Down

Dirk Stetille 2022-07-15

Earlier today, in an alliance ping and a post to the Goonfleet forums, The Mittani officially resigned as the Executor of Goonswarm Federation and corporation CEO of GoonWaffe. He is replaced in GoonWaffe by Interim CEO TheAdj, and an announcement…

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State of the Goonion – June 19 2022

Rhivre 2022-06-19

18 months after the last address, given just ahead of the battles of M2-XFE, a State of the Goonion (SOTG) was held on June 19 at 1800 UTC. What follows below is the text of the speech given by The…

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CSM 17 Results Announced

Dirk Stetille 2022-06-16

Earlier this evening, the election results for the 17th Council of Stellar Management were announced, detailing the next ten player representatives to serve a year consulting with CCP and providing player feedback on issues within EVE Online. CCP Community Team…

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CSM 17 Voting To Begin

Arrendis 2022-06-06

On Tuesday, June 7 2022, voting will begin for CSM 17. Voting will run for one week, until June 14, with the final results of the voting tallied and announced two days later, on Thursday, June 16. With the new…

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EVE | PLEX and Omega Changes are Live

JuriusDoctor 2022-05-22

On Tuesday May 17, the anticipated price changes for EVE Online went live with increases to both the price of PLEX and monthly subscriptions (Omega). These changes were first announced over a month ago, with the price for a direct-monthly…

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Self-Policing and Public Relations

Seir Luciel 2022-05-19

At 12:15 ET on March 23, Fraternity undocked over 30 Titans and a number of smaller ships. They then locked on to two of those Titans, Fraternity’s own, and blasted them into space dust. That’s right: Fraternity pointed the gun…

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Is Game Design a Numbers Game?

Arrendis 2022-05-14

Where should CCP’s priorities be, when it comes to game design? Does trying to please the most active people serve the health of the game, or should design decisions be agnostic of the current balance of numbers? There’s been a…

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Gwailar’s Requiem

Gwailar 2022-05-12

On May 4, 2022, I logged into EVE Online for the last time. After more than 14 years, I have biomassed everything, and a GDPR purge request is pending with CCP to delete my eight accounts. In the time since…

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Do CCP Care? They do if you’re new.

Aneu 2022-05-12

And yes, umm, we are announcing big content updates for fan fest. It’s the largest one probably we have ever done.” CCP Paragon – Q&A Session. Two weeks ago, we were treated to a Q&A session with CCP Paragon, who…

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Walking In Stations – Is It Enough?

Mifune SwordGod 2022-05-06

Earlier this week, CCP Hilmar posted a tweet along with the latest EVE “news” teaser. The tweet in question reads “All these NPCs just casually walking in stations…”, which was followed by a Scope video about the latest NPC lore…

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The Community Was EVE: A Four-Year Retrospective

Dirk Stetille 2022-05-06

In recent weeks, CCP Games has been mired in controversy, after controversy, after controversy, in the run up to EVE Online’s first Fanfest event in four years. I’m talking, of course, about selling in-game ships for real money with no…