EVE Online News

2018/01/25 - Mass Test On Singularity!
We are planning a mass test on Singularity for testing changes for the February release. This time we are testing a number of significant changes in the audio code and graphics engine, Upwell structure changes, and general client and server performance.  If you’re interested in attending please join us on Singularity on Thursday the 25th of…
6:34pm on tuesday 23rd january 2018

Octopus Red Flight SKINs Available For Selected Hulls!
We're happy to announce that the Octopus Red Flight SKIN set has been made available in the New Eden Store for selected Caldari hulls: Cormorant – 190 PLEX Jackdaw – 190 PLEX Caracal – 230 PLEX Cerberus – 230 PLEX Drake – 230 PLEX Raven – 290 PLEX Golem – 290 PLEX Head on over to…
4:11pm on tuesday 23rd january 2018

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 tool. For those who have not seen this before, this tool allows…
3:54pm on monday 22nd january 2018

30% Discount on EoM SKINs!
We're happy to announce that there is currently a 30% discount sale in progress on the following Equilibrium of Mankind SKINs in the New Eden Store: Ark EoM SKIN Aeon EoM SKIN Archon EoM SKIN Paladin EoM SKIN Armageddon Navy Issue EoM SKIN Apocalypse Navy Issue EoM SKIN Absolution EoM SKIN Guardian EoM SKIN Devoter…
2:05pm on wednesday 17th january 2018

CSM Winter Summit 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 Monday Jan 15 through Thursday Jan 18. Developers…
10:45pm on sunday 14th january 2018

Marshal Firewatch SKIN Now Available
We're happy to announce that the Firewatch SKIN for the Marshal class battleship is now available. For those pilots who've purchased this SKIN in the past for the Enforcer and Pacifier, now is your chance to complete the set! The Firewatch SKIN for the Marshal is available in the New Eden Store for 250 PLEX. In addition to this, a bundle of…
10:23am on wednesday 10th january 2018

Known Issue - Expedition Issues In The Agency
After the deployment of the January Release today, we have been made aware of an issue with expeditions not appearing properly in The Agency. This has manifested itself for our players in the form of names, setting destination and the ability to warp to them being unavailable. We’re aware of this issue, which was not present in any of our testing and…
3:48pm on tuesday 9th january 2018

The January Release Has Been Successfully Deployed!
We're delighted to announce that the January Release has been successfully deployed! The January Release focuses on a number of fixes, as well as Improvements to The Agency and Forward Operating Bases, and a rework of the ammunition reloading system. This release also includes more work to bring better graphics and textures to deadspace areas in…
11:23am on tuesday 9th january 2018

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 of making the impact on game performance and player experience as…
6:06pm on monday 8th january 2018

2018/01/09 - January Release Deployment Information
We’re happy to announce that the January Release will be deployed on Tuesday, January 9 2017, during regularly scheduled daily downtime. Daily down time will begin as normal at 11:00 UTC, and will run for 15 minutes. We expect that the cluster will be online again and accepting connections at 11:15 UTC. Be sure to keep your eyes on the EVE Online…
1:32pm on friday 5th january 2018

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Worm
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 Our final of fifteen ship spotlights will focus on what is arguably one of the most powerful frigates widely available in the cluster – the Worm class frigate, designed by the Guristas Pirates. An all-out combat frigate that relies on massive drone and…
3:04am on sunday 31st december 2017

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Astero
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 This Ship Spotlight will focus on a second hull from the Servant Sisters of EVE – the Astero class frigate. Particularly adept at venturing into dangerous territories for the purposes of astrometry and recovering valuable salvage, the Astero is packed…
12:22am on saturday 30th december 2017

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Cynabal
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 Today’s Ship Spotlight will focus on the second of the Angel Cartel vessels in the group we’ll be exploring – the Cynabal class cruiser. On point during any Angel Cartel raid, the Cynabal is a fast attack cruiser that excels at providing a…
6:29pm on wednesday 27th december 2017

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Stratios
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 This ship spotlight with focus on one of two hulls from the Servant Sisters of EVE that are featured in this series – this time it’s the Stratios class cruiser. A formidable drone platform with an armoured hull to match, the Stratios is perfectly…
5:24pm on tuesday 26th december 2017

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Orthrus
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 A relatively new hull developed by Mordu’s Legion engineers in response to rumours of a new type of fast attack vessel from the Guristas Pirates, the Orthrus was born as part of a new breed of rapid strike vessels. The crash development of this family…
9:30pm on monday 25th december 2017

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Brutix
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 The last of the battlecruisers in this series of Ship Spotlights, we’ll take a look at the Brutix, from the Gallente Federation. While also adept at engaging at more of a distance with a railgun based loadout, the Brutix is very much at home as a warp…
10:05pm on sunday 24th december 2017

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Hurricane
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 Continuing our exploration of battlecruisers, this Ship Spotlight will focus on the Minmatar Republic’s Hurricane class. In typical no-nonsense Matari fashion, the Hurricane’s design principles are relatively simple – speed, power and…
10:32pm on saturday 23rd december 2017

Get Fest-EVE! - Give The Gift Of Fanfest!
With the holidays fast approaching, what better time to pick up your Fanfest 2018 tickets, or pick up a ticket for that special wingman or friend? From April 12-14 next year, we’re back at Harpa on the Reykjavik ocean front, the home of EVE Online’s development team, to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of EVE Online! We’ll have…
11:38am on saturday 23rd december 2017

Alpha Ship Spotlight - Harbinger
Wallpapers: 1440x900 1600x1200 1920x1080 1920x1200 3840x2160 4096x2160 Today’s Alpha Ship Spotlight is focused on the Harbinger class battlecruiser, which serves as one of the Amarr Navy’s primary heavy laser platforms. Designed almost perfectly to be the baby brother of the Abaddon class battleship, Amarr starship…
9:16pm on friday 22nd december 2017

Exploit Notification – Deployment of Upwell Structures around Factional Warfare IHUBs
An issue has come to our attention today through discussion with the CSM. The minimum deployment distance restrictions for Upwell Structures near Infrastructure hubs (at least 1000km away) are not correctly applying to Factional Warfare Infrastructure Hubs, meaning Pilots can deploy an Upwell Structure close enough that a Factional Warfare IHUB would be well…
2:57pm on thursday 21st december 2017