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11 Op-Ed

Xenuria’s NDA Expiration and AMA

FroggyStorm 2022-04-29

Recently, CCP have had a rough ride when it comes to the press. This week is promising to have much of the same in store for CCP and their communication team. Monday (April 25) started out as a pretty normal…

17 Op-Ed

CCP Want More Of Your Money

Osir1s 2022-04-26

Much like Netflix, CCP recently announced a subscription increase of 33%, increasing the cost of a one-month subscription from 14.95 US Dollars (USD) to 19.99 USD. These price increases are due to launch on May 17, 2022. EVE Versus Other…

10 Analysis

Scarcity 2.0

Gwailar 2022-04-25

As everybody who pays attention to EVE-related news knows by now, CCP is raising the price of EVE Online (both Omega subscriptions and PLEX). The purpose of this article is not to comment on that decision either for or against*;…

9 Eve Online

CCP Paragon Live Stage

Rhivre 2022-04-25

Late on April 22, following the announcement of the EVE subscription price hikes, CCP Paragon took to the CCP Discord live stage to provide some further explanation of the change to players. The recording of this can be found on…

8 Editorial

CCP’s Rate Hike: 33% Inflation? Really?

FroggyStorm 2022-04-23

Be warned, dear reader, that I am writing this in the heat of the moment . My cynicism has taken the helm, and we are at full throttle. Raise the Rates, Full Speed Ahead Reddit, Discord, and all EVE related…

13 Breaking News

Breaking News: CCP Pulls A Netflix With Major Price Hikes

Bardghost Isu 2022-04-22

Earlier today, CCP Games released a major devblog, in which they announced a significant price increase for both Omega subscriptions and the cost of PLEX packs on the EVE Store. The cost increases are provided in USD, with a small…

8 Breaking News

Breaking News: CSM17 Election Cycle Announced

Gwailar 2022-04-20

CCP has announced today the beginning of the CSM election cycle for CSM 17. The application period for those interested in participating as a candidate begins May 2 and closes May 16. The voting period will be from June 7-14,…

0 Breaking News

BREAKING NEWS: THE BASTION set to close doors

Aradus Gunnell 2022-04-16

Late on April 16, Carneros (executor of The Bastion alliance, and a member of the Imperium) called a meeting of his corporation CEOs to announce that The Bastion would officially close its doors on May 6, 2022. While this was a…

15 Editorial

Blockchain and EVE—Greed’s Still Good

Arrendis 2022-04-13

On April 11, CCP released a ‘news’ article entitled ‘Blockchain and EVE Online’. In the article—with a ‘CCP Hellmar’ byline—CCP has finally attempted to address some of their customers’ concerns about many of the statements CEO Hilmar Pétursson has made…

3 Devblog

CCP Release Patch 20.04 on the Road to Fanfest

Osir1s 2022-04-06

CCP continued their major patch streak on April 5, with patch 20.04. This patch brings considerable changes to Upwell Structures offensive capability, as well as offering more convenience for nullsec and lowsec miners. The daily reward system also saw considerable…

5 Breaking News

Breaking(ish) News: CSM Suitonia becomes CCP Kestrel

Dirk Stetille 2022-04-02

The headline says it all – Council of Stellar Management 12, 13, and 16 member Suitonia resigned from the current CSM on March 31, 2022. Unlike the other CSM 16 resignee ProGodLegend (who resigned in mid-January for RL pursuits), Suitonia…

1 Eve Online

A Newbie’s Advice for Other Newbies

JevonHamm 2022-04-02

So you’re just starting, and want to reach that first billion. Well, I’ll list a few different things you can do to reach that illustrious figure. Everything I’m stating is in the in-game tutorial and on various websites that I’d…

9 Eve Online

What Might CCP’s New Paradigm Of Pay Packs Look Like?

Osir1s 2022-03-27

“One of the topics for Fanfest is a new project that we’re in the middle of developing, that will transform these and any future packs – a paradigm where packs of this type will be supplied by players, ensuring that…

35 Editorial

CCP Wants Your Unpaid Labor… or RMT.

Arrendis 2022-03-19

By now, most readers are probably familiar with the Prospector Pack fiasco of this past week-and-change. Many of CCP’s customers are celebrating the removal of the pack. Multiple members of the CSM have expressed a sense of relief that CCP…