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Latest Jita Scam Explained

By Svarthol

Shortly after publication of our Capsuleer Fights Back Against Latest Jita Scam article, several capsuleers provided us additional information on the latest scam which involves artificially created buy and sell orders and is further compounded by the privileges accorded to capsuleers trained in Margin Trading.Dasani Waters summarizes: "If a capsuleer manages to collect enough of the rare items to fill the order, he or she will find that upon trying to sell the items, the order will disappear and...

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Tau Ceti Federation Disbands

By Svarthol

Tau Ceti Federation [TCF] has disbanded after four years of operation. The alliance was formed in YC108 with the goal of uniting French capsuleers under one alliance. At the time of closing, [TCF] had four corporations in the alliance including Le Cercle, Epsilon Lyr, Blue Sun, and Nemesis.

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Second Assault on LXQ2-T by Northern Coalition Forces Commences

By Svarthol

Wave two of the Northern Coalition's assault on Legion of xXDEATHXx's solar system and station 'Iridium Plaza' in LXQ2-T has begun.At 20:00 New Eden Time today, over 2,300 capsuleers from the Northern Coalition and Legion of xXDEATHXx engaged in battle over the 'Iridium Plaza' outpost.A Fleet Commander for the Northern Coalation commented that Legion of xXDEATHXx members appeared to be breaking off the engagement, "they tried to jump out but they seemed to have more issues with [spatial anomolie...

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Pandemic Legion Future Uncertain

By Svarthol

It has come to the attention of the Interstellar Correspondents that in the next few days the future of Pandemic Legion will be decided, with strong talk indicating they will be disbanding.Rifts have apparently occured inside the alliance with many members becoming disillusioned by the lack of leadership and activity.

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EVE Online: Tyrannis 1.2 Deployment Tuesday, November 2, 2010

By Svarthol

EVE Online: Tyrannis 1.2 will be deployed this Tuesday, November 2, 2010. Tyrannis 1.2 features the transition to 64-bit inventory system, updates to the API system and a number of fixes to the user interface. The deployment process will begin at 05:00 UTC and is expected to be completed at 16:30 UTC.

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Account Management Downtime Saturday

By Svarthol

During downtime on Saturday October 30 we will be performing maintenance to our account management system infrastructure. During this time the account management system will be inaccessible between 11:00 UTC through 12:00 UTC.

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EVE Online Design a Ship Winners Announced

By Svarthol

The "EVE Online Design a Ship" contest has ended and winners have been chosen from thousands of entries. But it doesn't end there. The responses to the deviantART contest has been as inspiring as the designs have been creative, and we have listened closely to what you have said.

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EVE Online bittorent client download discontinued

By Svarthol

As of October 28, 2010, CCP will no longer offer the option to download the EVE Online client using bittorrent. The decision to discontinue this feature was made due to certain technical difficulties and a very low number of players using it. The EVE Online client for Windows and Mac is available for download here.

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Northern Coalition Engage Legion of xXDeathXx in LXQ2-T

By Svarthol

Earlier this evening, Northern Coalition forces assaulted Legion of xXDEATHXx assets in the LXQ2-T solar system.At least 600 pilots in total were within the system during the assault as Legion of xXDEATHXx attempted to stop the Northern Coalition attack.After destroying the system's I-HUB (Infrastructure Hub), Northern Coalition turned their guns on the outpost 'Iridium Plaza'.

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Mixed Metaphor Withdraws Support for Gallente Federation

By Svarthol

Late last month, Mixed Metaphor [MXD] corporation officially withdrew support from both the Gallente Federation and its militia claiming SDII's policies as the reason.MXD CEO Andreus Ixiris explains: "Recent activities by members of the [Special Division of Internal Investigations] have brought me to realise just how much of a betrayal of the Federation's principles the SDII actually is." Although referencing an incident last year, MXD did not offer any recent "official" proof of wrong-doing nor...

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Capsuleer Offers Support to Destroyed Theatre

By Svarthol

Pator, Heimatar - Recently, capsuleer Borgholio offered relief in the form of ISK to The Minmatar People's Theatre to help with the reconstruction efforts after the main stage had been bombed last month as part of a protest by the Minmatar right-wing organisation Free our Families [FOF].FOF members had claimed responsibility for destroying the stage as a reaction to the continued showing of the controversial play 'Plantation'.

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Einherjar Alliance Disbands

By Svarthol

Cistuvaert, Verge Vendor. Einherjar Alliance [THOR-] has closed its doors following the mutual withdrawal of the two remaining executive corporations: TalCorp Enterprises [LTCE] and Forging Industries [FORG].Einherjar had previously been active in Tash-Murkon and Domain in Empire space and Providence and Great Wildlands in null sec.

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EVE Online Tyrannis 1.1 sixth optional patch deployment

By Svarthol

A sixth optional patch will be deployed on Thursday, October 28 to address several issues which have been reported since the release of Tyrannis 1.1. This patch will also include some fixes which were scheduled to be deployed in the fifth optional patch. We have resolved problems with the user interface and a full listing of all notes can be found here.

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Brief Singularity Downtime October 27 and October 28

By Svarthol

The Singularity test server will be taken offline for load testing of the new 64-bit inventory system on October 27 and October 28, 2010 between the hours of 22:00 and 24:00 UTC. This downtime will not affect Thursday's mass testing.

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Next Mass Test October 28, 2010

By Svarthol

Our next mass test on the Singularity test server will be on Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 20:00 UTC and is scheduled to last for 1.5 hours. We would like to see between 350-550 players participating in this test. All participants of the test will receive 2 million skill points on Singularity. More information about the testing can be found in this thread.

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