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Community Spotlight - Syndicate Competitive League

By CCP Phantom
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Introduction Tournaments in EVE Online have a long history. Since the earliest days, the EVE community as well as CCP organized spectacular, very popular tournaments where groups of players compete against each other in a well-defined environment to determine the most clever and skillful group or person. Beckoning with fame, prizes and challenging opponents, tournaments attract experienced PVP groups as well as new, eager teams trying to prove their value. Over the past we have seen CCP organiz...

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CSM8 Election Schedule and Election Process

By CCP Dolan
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CSM8 Elections – Schedule and Election Process The time has come for a new Council of Stellar Management (CSM) term. "What is the CSM?|" you might ask. It is a democratically elected player council that both represents the community and is an advisory body to CCP that provides valuable information regarding changes and updates to EVE.

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Fleet interface and other improvements in Retribution 1.1

By CCP karkur
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Hi all and happy New Year! I would like to tell you about a cute little change we will be making in Retribution 1.1. First off, I know for a fact that all the fleet leaders out there just love to move people around in fleet. I mean, what is there not to love about the 5-layer right click menu they get to use for every single pilot they want to move? Well, as great as it is now, it appears that not everyone loves those menus, as some of you have been asking us to implement drag and drop to move ...

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No Brakes - Ship and module balancing in Retribution 1.1

By CCP Fozzie
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Hello and happy Valentines Day from Reykjavik! This is CCP Fozzie, one of your friendly neighborhood Game Designers, and I’m here to share with you all our plans for Ship and Module rebalancing in Retribution 1.1 scheduled for February 19th! First let’s take a moment to look back at the road we’ve travelled together thus far.

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Community Spotlight - Brave Newbies Inc.

By CCP Phantom
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Introduction Are you new to EVE Online? Welcome to the world of Brave Newbies Inc. then, a group of people that is mainly also new to EVE Online. This group is organized in the typical EVE Online manner as corporation; a corporation which sprung into existence on January 31, 2013, just a few days ago before these lines were written.

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Corporation Recruitment Improvements for Retribution 1.1

By CCP Fear
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Good news everyone! We here at Team Pony Express are continuing in our mission to revamp, rework and improve parts of the EVE Online client which haven't been touched in a while or just need some more attention. As many of you will know, we completely rebuilt the Corporation Finder with our Winter 2012 expansion EVE Online: Retribution.

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The great ship skill changes of summer 2013

By CCP Ytterbium
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Time flies - it has almost been one year already since our first Dev Blog on the rebalancing initiative, and much has happened since then. The balancing team, extended with the addition of CCP Fozzie, the machine sent from the future to kill Sarah Connor, and soon to be joined by someone else you guys know about, has so far tackled tech 1 Frigates, Destroyers and Cruisers.

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Little Things From Super Friends!

By CCP Punkturis
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Hi! Team Super Friends has been working on some Little Things for Retribution 1.1. We decided to focus a bit on making the war experience better since there were a few things we knew we could do better. Now lets get to it! War Things Group wars in the war history The war history in the info window for corporations and alliances was getting kind of crowded for active corporations/alliances.

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The New Ships of Retribution (Price Indices - December 2012)

By CCP Recurve
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Retribution brought 5 new ships, the Venture mining frigate and the 4 destroyers; Algos, Corax, Dragoon and Talwar. From December 4 to the end of the year, 107,273 blueprints were sold for the new ships. The trade value was 848 billion ISK. As the following figures shows, the Venture was the most popular. Over the same period, manufacturers produced 311,575 of these ships, while some 237,469 were traded, for total of 669 billion ISK.

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