Eve Online

1 Editorial

Market History Data Problems

Rhivre 2017-02-21

The markets in Eve are used by everyone, whether you are dumping your loot to buy orders, building ships, or trading the weekly price swings.  For those who interact with the market for more than instant buys and sells, a key component of their interaction is the market history, which shows you the historical prices…

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The Apostle in Amarr

Rhiannon Williams 2017-02-19

*may contain propaganda* An Apostle in Amarr? Isn’t that a capital ship? Why yes it is! In hi-sec? Why yes it is! News just in is the that his Holiness Max Singularity VI, First of his Name, otherwise known as our very own Spacepope, the Spiritual Leader and co-founder of the Sixth Empire alliance with…

2 Editorial

CSM Minutes: Upcoming Balance Changes.

Jack Mellish 2017-02-19

CSM 11 have released the full minutes of their most recent summit and it gives us a good insight into possible upcoming balance changes proposed by CCP. Here are some highlights of the discussed changes: BATTLE RORQUALS One of the most discussed, debated (and controversial) outcomes of the November’s Rorqual changes was the “Battle Rorqual”. Currently…

5 Awful Loss of the Day

Multiboxed Rorquals down to PL in Delve

Stephanie Daugherty 2017-02-18

Pandemic Legion slaughtered seven rorquals belonging to a member of Goonswarm’s Chinese corporation, Peoples Liberation Army early Thursday morning. Total losses according to zkillboard exceeded 72 billion. Pandemic Legion apparently used a combination of a wormhole-based tackle fleet in conjunction with dreadnaughts previously staged into NPC Delve to kill the Rorquals before help could arrive….

14 Editorial

No more Regional Data! It was the Goons!

Moomin Amatin 2017-02-18

A hostile act? CCP recently announced that the regional stats in the MER (Monthly Economic Reports) are no longer a thing. The February figures just released are to be the last. As is normally the case there was a cry of foul play by some within the community that this was due to the influence of…

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Musings on the CSM Election

Dirk MacGirk 2017-02-18

Election season for the 12th Council of Stellar Management is upon us, and many candidates are once again vying for your attention. As a result, we see a dramatic uptick in media coverage of the candidates, issues, and the council itself. Not only are we looking at the campaigns and ahead to the election, but…

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Interview: RvB Chair – Vision Thing Achasse on the Spring War

Jack Mellish 2017-02-17

Red vs Blue is one of the classic institutions of Eve Online, a place where thousands of pilots have got their first taste of PvP in New Eden. Founded in 2011, players join one of two corporations: Red Federation or Blue Republic, and do battle with each other across space. RvB has always been one of…

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Sine Wave: Alpha Analysis

Sophia 'Alizabeth' S 2017-02-17

(Banner image credit: Anonymous Tweetfleet Slack Troll) CCP Delegate Zero has released a new chronicle titled “Sine Wave: Alpha” after months of EVE lore drought. It was easy to tell the writer, as Delegate Zero’s baroque writing is unmistakable, head and shoulders above the crowd. And it has been a drought. Prior to this chronicle and…

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Love In A Cold Climate

Rhiannon Williams 2017-02-14

‘Great love is a lot like a good memory, when it’s there, and you know it’s there, but it’s just out of your reach, it can be all you can think about. And you can focus on it and try to force it, but the more you do the more you seem to push it…

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Goon Who?: Ascendance

Londala Pox 2017-02-14

A Deep Dive Into The Swarm For those outside the GoonSwarm Federation, you must look at that great ball of bees and only see a glorious, homogenous whole that is our calling card. “Goon Who?” will be an ongoing series of articles that break through the hive into the sweet humanity and diversity of our…

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Awful Loss of the Day: 60 bil worth of FCON Rorquals

Jack Mellish 2017-02-12

FCON have been fighting hard for the coveted prize of worst killmail of the month with this calamity. The group lost over 60 billion ISK worth of Rorquals in a single drop. The group of unfortunate miners were dropped by a small force of less than 25 pilots from Fraternity, Northern Coalition and The Therapists who…

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Brave Announces Move to Catch

Jack Mellish 2017-02-12

Things have certainly been wild for Brave Collective over the past three months. Only three months into their invasion of Cloud Ring, Brave Collective have announced they will be exiting the region, their leadership stating: “living in Cloud Ring under the current circumstances is untenable”. While Brave had some initial success in their offensive against…

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Ship Classification in EVE

Robby Kasparic 2017-02-08

When first looking at EVE’s ship tree, the classification system makes any enthusiast of Steel navies feel right at home. You begin with the lowliest frigates and end with capital ships like carriers and Dreadnoughts. However, this feeling soon turns into one of discomfort as there are some striking differences. For the author, this came…

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Rise of the Renters

Moomin Amatin 2017-02-07

Renting on the rise, again To players of other MMOs, this may seem a ridiculous situation to even consider. But as we know Eve is not your usual MMO. The premise is just the same as you would expect in the real world. You make a payment to the “owner” for the use of an area…