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Empyrean Age Data Export

By CCP Prism X
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Until now there hasn't been a clearly defined process for releasing the data export after each expansion, and it has usually fallen on the shoulders of individual developers to sort it out and release it. The last data export was released by CCP Garthagk after Revelations 2 and, prior to his involvement, CCP t20 was responsible for it here and here.

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The Eve Fanfest 2008 PvP Tournament!

By CCP Claw
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This year’s fanfest PvP tournament will be a competition like no other. It will shake your perception of combat to its core, redefine the way you think about making other people explode, and force you to think long and hard about how to fit your ship. Yes, pod pilots of New Eden, at the Eve Fanfest 2008 you will have the opportunity to experience firsthand... The Super Ultimate Eve Online Mining Tournament of Awesomeness Now, before you start worrying that we’re going to make you sit in a team o...

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Speed Rebalanced

By CCP Nozh
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Attention! The modifications discussed below are all subject to change, based on player input and testing experience. Hey there! This blog, and the changes to which it pertains, has been a long time coming. I'm going to try to be as thorough as possible and explain the intent of every change.

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QA Engineering Dev Blog - Empyrean Age

By CCP Lingorm
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Since my last blog entry, there has been some awesome work done in QA Engineering. This is the work of many people at CCP, most in the Quality Assurance department, but we have also received great assistance from the programmers and operations guys. Empyrean Age introduced a large number of new objects and system changes.

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EVElopedia

By CCP Fear
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For quite some time we have wanted to create an official wiki based on EVE. For some time it existed only as a white paper in our design backlog, with no resources to actually pull it off in a way which would be satisfactory for us. But, with a rising sun, which currently shines all the time here in Iceland, we have been able to move forward beyond the concept and white papers into a functional entity, living on the intrawebs.

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Free huge map of New Eden with E-ON #012

By Zapatero
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E-ON is about to reach a significant milestone, having passed its third year in operation, an event that will naturally be marked by the publication of a new magazine, #012, which is available for pre-order and will be mailed on July 4th. In celebration of this (and that of American Independence...

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Empyrean Age and the EVE API

By CCP Elerhino
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Following the Empyrean Age expansion we’ve made some additions to the API where players can access Factional Warfare information about their characters and corporations. The additions also include top-X lists for characters and corporations, information about factions and solar systems being fought over and who is at war with whom. The additions are: Character Stats (char/FacWarStats.xml.aspx) - your character’s stats (requires: userID, apiKey and characterID). Corporation Stats (corp/FacWarStat...

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