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7 Op-Ed

Ship Balance | The Vexor Navy Issue is still the King

JuriusDoctor 2019-07-30

It’s not often I get to/take the time to write up a piece about a ship twice. Still, I’m coming back to the Vexor Navy Issue after the changes because I think it really does deserve the attention. There’s been…

8 News

BREAKING: Market Tax Changes Announced

Jin'taan 2019-07-29

As predicted in a previous article by Rhivre, through another lore announcement, changes to EVE’s tax system have been revealed to the public – both transaction tax and brokerage fees are being hiked to 5%, from 2% and 3% respectively. …

22 Editorial

CCP’s Lore Team Takes Lead on Teasing Mechanics Changes

Rhivre 2019-07-26

A lore post was released July 26 titled DED AND AEGIS LEADERSHIP PROPOSE NEW EDEN DEFENSE FUND AT INNER CIRCLE WAR COUNCIL. You may be wondering why an in-character lore post is particularly of interest. Some background Since the Invasion expansion,…

3 Review

Star Control: Origins Review

mistwarden 2019-07-24

In Star Control: Origins, you become Earth’s only hope to avoid impending doom from an alien race. Your goal: to take the only interstellar ship humanity possesses, and search out extraterrestrial allies in a fight to save the world and…

21 Eve Online

Jin’talks—The Obsolescence of Subcapitals

Jin'taan 2019-07-22

So, as you may have noticed, I’m no longer a member of the CSM. And, after handover took place near the start of this month, leaving CSM 14 all on their own, I was able to mention a few final…

1 Science

Space News Update July 2019—Titan, Tess, and 50 Years

Rhiannon Williams 2019-07-20

Happy Anniversary, spacefans! This time, we have a new mission to Titan, Tess finds tiny exoplanet and NASA celebrates 50 years since we first went to the Moon, DRAGONFLY MISSION TO TITAN ANNOUCED BY NASA TO SEARCH FOR LIFE Called…

12 Devblog

Devblog | The Vexor Navy Issue Comes out of the Stable

JuriusDoctor 2019-07-19

[Author’s Note: This is a news piece but also is heavily flavoured with my personal opinion as someone who has a stable full of VNIs.] In a Dev Blog released yesterday, CCP finally announced expected changes due to come to…

0 Eve Online

G-Fleet 2019 Announces HAYS German Open Tournament

Dirk Stetille 2019-07-19

On Tuesday, July 16, organisers for the Berlin G-Fleet event posted a blog update about the next major stage of the Invasion World Tour. For those of you who may be unaware, G-Fleet is one of the largest European meets…

8 Eve Online

Season of Skills

mistwarden 2019-07-18

The threat is real. Drifters and the Triglavians are assaulting New Eden, coupled with the blackout causing ‘chaos’ in null security space. Pilots are advised to skill up and prepare for the oncoming assault, the defence of New Eden, and…

80 Eve Online

Why the Nullsec Blackout Won’t Fix EVE

Bill McDonough 2019-07-15

After Downtime on Friday, Jul 12, nullsec went dark. The Nullsec Blackout is a period of ‘undetermined’ duration, during which Local chat will function in ‘delayed mode’. This means that until a character enters text into Local, they will not…

12 Games

Albion Online: An Idiot’s Journey

Moomin Amatin 2019-07-13

With EVE Online seemingly becoming less sandbox-like of late I thought I would have a poke around for a different sandbox. My search did not take too long as some EVE players had already been making good noises about a…

0 Eve Online

PSA: Local Chat Blackout To Begin At Downtime

Dirk Stetille 2019-07-12

In a DevBlog released on July 10, CCP announced that their planned changes to Local chat channels across the entirety of NullSec would go live on Tranquility at downtime today (Friday, July 12). CCP are still looking for feedback in…

2 Eve Online

The Scale and Power of EVE Online’s Ships

General Thade 2019-07-11

When you hear about EVE Online’s ships, especially their power and size, you typically hear them discussed in terms of Damage Per Second (DPS), Effective Hit Points (EHP), or their mass and their length. While these make it easier to…

29 Eve Online

Local Blackout Scheduled, CCP Already Inconsistent

Bill McDonough 2019-07-10

Nullsec is going dark. At downtime on Friday, July 12, CCP will be enacting the ‘Nullsec Blackout’, an attempt to shake things up in null and see what happens. The outage is a test, first announced in a Scope video…