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Fanfest opens on Thursday

By Svarthol

For those of you who are already arriving in Iceland, the Fanfest will open on Thursday at 11.00 GMT. You will register there and get your Fanfest Access pass. Registration or Fanfest access passes will not be available earlier and the Fanfest venue will be closed. You can not register or get Fanfest Access passes at your hotel. For everyone who can't wait to get there, feel free to download and browse the EVE Fanfest 2007 Brochure! A paper version will of course be provided at the Fanfest. Don'...

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Official Fanfest Bar - Glaumbar - Updated with Fanfest brochure!

By Svarthol

When the last speech is over and everything has been discussed at the roundtables for the day, when the last lingering Fanfest attendees are preparing to leave after a day full of events and the Fanfest starts closing for the day, the night in Reykjavik is still young! We'd like to invite everyone to join us at the (in)famous Glaumbar for a pint of beer...

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Concord Commander Resigns Under Suspicious Circumstances

By Svarthol

Over the last couple of days, rumours surrounding the recent departure of ex-CONCORD Commander Gispali Rhatal have been spreading throughout the cluster. In the last few hours a source close to CONCORD has confirmed that there are several inexplicable inconsistencies in Rhatal’s internal file. The contents of the file corroborate the information already circulating about Gispali – his term of service, terminated on the 4th of this month, spanned thirty-two years, during which period he maintaine...

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Fanfest goes to the Blue Lagoon

By Svarthol

That's right boys and girls, on Thursday evening we will all pack up, get on some busses and relocate to the Blue Lagoon. Once there you can swim around in geothermal seawater, get a massage for those aching muscles or get covered in algae. We're not entirely sure why anyone would want algae all over them, but if that's your thing, knock yourself out. We will depart from Laugardalshöll, the Fanfest venue, at 19.00 local time and we expect you to show up about 15 minutes prior to departure.

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Federal Economic Speculation Rife

By Svarthol

LUMINAIRE: Media attention of the Federation financial sector has grown notably in recent days as pundits begin to make predictions on the content of a report due from the Bank of Luminaire. Speculation has been building in recent months on the health of the Federation's economy and just how sustainable its growth rate truly is.

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Federal economic report anticipated

By Svarthol

Media attention of the Federation financial sector has grown notably in recent days as pundits begin to make predictions on the content of a report due from the Bank of Luminaire. Speculation has been building in recent months on the health of the Federation's economy and just how sustainable its growth rate truly is.

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Special offer: The Power of Two

By Svarthol

Be the captain of your very own fleet and master of your own destiny! Current EVE Online subscribers may purchase a second account and get the first six months for a reduced price. Log in and follow the link to take advantage of this special, but hurry! This offer ends November 4th.

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MMORPG.com EVE Gameplay Giveaway

By Svarthol

MMORPG.com are giving away free EVE gametime, if you're wondering how you will be able to afford all those EVE accounts you should head over to the MMORPG.com website as fast as you can. Participating is easy, all you need to do is get an account at MMORPG.com and sign up for the drawing.

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EVE Online: Trinity: Get a load of these beauties

By Svarthol

We are so excited about our next expansion, EVE Online: Trinity, we have to show it off. Don’t be fooled by the sleek lines and sheer beauty of these ships. Trinity is not just a pretty face. It’s absolutely bursting at the seams with new content: agent missions, combat advancements, Tech II ships and more.

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Trading Centers of New Eden

By Svarthol

Have you ever wondered where to find the perfect spot to sell all of your excess Veldspar? Ever searched endlessly for the cheapest ship across the universe? Trading hubs are dynamic economic centers scattered throughout the New Eden galaxy, being stocked and depleted by a plethora of corporations and individual traders. Trading hubs are centralized systems semi-regularly spaced throughout New Eden which have, for some reason or another, attracted many private investors, merchants, and traders.

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Trouble using port 26000? We have a solution for you!

By Svarthol

We are aware that a number of members of the Community are having difficulties connecting to the port for Tranquility and we have been investigating options on our part to ensure that our community is able to logon to EVE-Online without issue. If a user is experiencing difficulties connecting to our default port for Tranquility, you may now have the option to use port 3724.

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Alliance Leader Panel at EVE Fanfest 2007!

By Svarthol

This year the Fanfest will not only be Devs talking about EVE, we are also bringing players to talk about EVE. Some alliance leaders will give you a short introduction of their alliance, history, current situation, future plans and long term goals followed by a discussion with all alliance leaders. The panel will consist of: Northen Regions Alliance - [APK] - Foghail KIA Alliance - [KIA] - KIAEddz Firmus Ixion - [IT] - Laird Angels of Discord - [ASEE] - Leandra Anor [PIE] - Ruah Piskonit Goonswa...

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Win a tour of the CCP office and other cool prizes!

By Svarthol

At Fanfest this year we’ll be holding a silent auction with all proceeds going to support Child’s Play, a charity founded by Penny Arcade. The goal of Child’s Play is to improve the lives of hospitalized children and their families worldwide with toys, books, craft materials and games.

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EVE Online service restored after unexpected downtime

By Svarthol

CCP Chief Operating Officer Jón Hörðdal has issued the following statement regarding the unexpected interruption of service for EVE Online and its website on Friday, October 19. At 10:25 GMT today we discovered an anomaly in the EVE Online Database indicating a potential exploit. Our policy in such cases is to mobilize a taskforce of internal and external experts to evaluate the situation.

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EVE Message Boards down during extended downtime

By Svarthol

As you probably have noticed we have taken the forums down now. Some of the database work is taking longer than expected and to speed things up we're disabling the EVE Message Boards since they use the same database as Tranquility.

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Icelandair Fanfest Packages from Germany sold out!

By Svarthol

The Icelandair packages from Germany are now sold out! Icelandair will still offer packages from Germany that will take you through London. These packages must be ordered directly from Icelandair and cannot be ordered online. You can find contact information on the Icelandair Germany website.

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CONCORD Day Off - Armageddon Day!

By Svarthol

During the extended downtime on Tuesday, 16th October, we will be opening the test server, Singularity, for a good old-fashioned Armageddon day! Please check this forum thread for more details!

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BugHunters are now recruiting!

By Svarthol

Over the past few months ISD have gone through changes, the BugHunter team is no exception and our aim is to grow it well beyond its previous state. As some of you may have noticed, we have created a subdivision in BugHunters called the Localization Team, which works on the Localized clients due out later this year.

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Trinity: The expansion you have to see

By Svarthol

We're getting an expansion this winter, and it's real shiny. In fact, it's so shiny that we had to add a lot of other things just so you could see how shiny it is. Its shininess includes 50 man-years of work remodeling all spaceships, stargates and station exteriors and interiors, plus all the improvements and additions that go hand in hand with introducing this kind of burning luminosity.

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