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Band of Brothers Shipyard Destroyed: Contents Unknown

By Svarthol

The conflict that has gripped New Eden escalated to a previously unseen level today during a coalition assault on a Band of Brothers capital shipyard in F-TE1T. An unprecedented array of capital ships were present during the attack and the Coalition lost dozens in the successful effort to take down the structure.

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The home of hedonism, risen from the ashes.

By Svarthol

The renowned Cats Whiskers reopened last week, following a six-month closure to refurbish the club after it was ravaged by an unexplained fire. The proprietors Bressty Chastaine and Paul Giselle have been busy since opening night promoting the nightclub as “the premiere nightspot for hedonism in the Federation.” Following the destruction of the club some six months ago, it was thought by many that the infamously decadent Cats Whiskers was doomed to fade into obscurity like so many other pleasure...

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Combat booster production begins on the frontier.

By Svarthol

Pilots desperate for any edge in space will rejoice at the news of the marketing of combat boosters by various capsuleer organisations. Initial batches are already hitting the markets and seeing use in battle as Corelum Syndicate and Hedonistic Imperatives lead the way, with their unique focus on black market commodities and services. In a press release issued last week, Corelum Syndicate stated that they were now taking orders for Exile combat boosters.

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Heir speaks out on succession as debate continues

By Svarthol

Last month witnessed an unprecedented request from Amarrian capsuleers that they be informed as to the progress of the investigation into the assassination of Emperor Doriam. Despite serving as a severe breach of protocol, the request sparked fervent academic debate within the Empire regarding the next Succession championships and what form they will take. While no outright dissent has been aired on the issue, it is no secret that the people of the Empire are growing impatient with the wait for ...

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Bidding War heats up for Military Development Corp

By Svarthol

Innovaatio Varustukset, a small independent military development company, has found itself at the centre of an intense bidding war between the Caldari MegaCorps. The corporation, founded a decade ago by current CEO Markku Samuli, is unusual amongst Caldari entities in that it is entirely privately owned and run, without any connection to the larger Caldari MegaCorps.

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ISS Launches Caravan Fleet

By Svarthol

The Interstellar Starbase Syndicate has launched the first of its Caravan fleets on March 25, marking a new chapter in their history of innovation and zero-sec pioneering. The Carrier-led fleets will journey out to the recently uncovered regions, where they will conduct personal trades, as well as seed the markets with goods.

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Speaker of Truths appears at Liparer II

By Svarthol

Seconds before the largest settlements on Lipairer II was to be incinerated by the lasers of the Kor-Azor fleet, a Speaker of Truths appeared and demanded they hold their fire. Last week had seen the escalation of events on Liparer II with the Holders rising in near-rebellion against the rule of House Kor-Azor.

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New hardware and server-side hotfixes cause startup problems

By Svarthol

We've been adding hardware to the server cluster in the last weeks. Today, we added the latest batch of servers and due to the patch problems we had to deploy certain server-side hotfixes. Problems arose in startup, after which we started rolling back the server-side hotfixes and then the hardware to isolate the problem.

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The CCP Jobs Page has been updated, over 100 new positions are available!

By Svarthol

CCP Games is searching for producers, programmers, artists, animation directors, testers and sound designers for creative game development. The company is hiring for positions in Atlanta, Georgia; Shanghai, China and to enhance the team for our headquarters in Reykjavik, Iceland. If you are interested in the possibility of employment at CCP Games, please review the positions available and submit a resume or CV to jobs@ccpgames.com, and list the position you are applying for in the subject line.

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Independence “nothing to worry about” say analysts.

By Svarthol

Recent figures compiled by CONCORD statisticians have shown that despite the ever-increasing trend towards total capsuleer independence, the four Empires will still have a large core of loyal and capable supporters. The reports confirm a growing trend of support amongst the space bound class, and points towards an increasingly relaxed stance from all factions towards their rising independence.

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Kor-Azor situation escalates on Liparer II

By Svarthol

The Kor-Azor region continues to be the site of unrest, exemplified this week by the situation on Liparer II. The debacle began when Holder Keraci was overheard by visiting Kor-Azor courtiers as he told his wife that Aritcio Kor-Azor is ‘‘not fit to be Heir and belongs in a damn mental institution for his new regulations and sanctions.’’ When Aritcio heard word of what was being said on Liparer II he ordered that every Holder and his family on the planet would be stripped of his fine robes and d...

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Mysterious Death linked to Drug scarcity

By Svarthol

PLACID: The gruesome discovery of the body of a man identified as Bevarius Qolemar has been made in Osmeden, baffling investigators with the severity of injuries suffered showing signs of torture and alleged links to organised crime. The grisly remains of the victim, whom had been missing for a week were found in his quarters and whilst the exact cause of death is still under question, it has been reported that he was tortured over an extended period of time.

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Karishal's Defiance ended

By Svarthol

PROVIDENCE – The war between Ushra’Khan and Curatores Veritatis Alliance took a new turn on Wednesday, and continues unabated with CVA taking control of the station system QR-K85 earlier. CVA had declared war on Imperial Order following a succession of incidents in the former's space that led IO to join forces with U'K but this appeared not enough to stem the tide.

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Last chance to vote!

By Svarthol

The nomination period for the inaugural E-ON Awards is soon to come to an end (in about 24 hours actually), so if you were holding off your vote for whatever reason, now’s the time to start thinking about making a decision as to who (or what) you think deserves to go forward as a candidate to maybe win a trophy.

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Eve Voice Stress Test on Singularity starting on 14 March at 1500 GMT

By Svarthol

Hi, We are continuing to test the EVE Voice service and are in need of further assistance. Starting at 1500 GMT tomorrow, 14 March, we would like to have as many members of the EVE community as possible to log on to Singularity and aid us with EVE Voice stress testing. For further information and discussion, please visit this forum thread. Thx, Sharkbait

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Republic unrest continues, Bloody Hands support grows.

By Svarthol

Matar - “One ISK for Midular” said many of the banners at a large protest rally held today. Local police forces estimated the attendance at around two million people, who packed the main promenade of Matar Prime. The protest, organized by political newcomer “Voices of Matar” party, coincided with marches all across the Republic as the government faces ever-growing anger and disillusionment.The Republic, already under fire for its heavy-handed handling of past protests, responded by stating that ...

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M.Corp Leaves Lotka Volterra

By Svarthol

Velios, CEO of M.Corp and former executor corporation of the Lotka Volterra (LV) alliance has released a statement announcing their withdrawal from LV due to the war's toll on M.Corp. Lotka Volterra's history stretches back 15 months ago when M.Corp, along with the corporations Shinra and UKC, carved out a slice of space in the Tenerifis region after a short but fierce engagement with Red Alliance, the two entities sharing significant Eve history with one another. Their initial plans were to bui...

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