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New Chronicle: Inferno

By CCP Phantom

We welcome you to read the latest EVE Chronicle "Inferno", written by the Creative Director of EVE Online himself, CCP T0rfiFrans, first published on May 25, 2012. EVE Chronicles are very popular amongst our players and with more than 200 masterpieces of incredible science fiction they outline many aspects of the EVE Universe as they offer not only complete storyline arcs but also intense stories from the darker sides of New Eden. Read our newest Chronicle how everything comes at price and disc...

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Impending Hotfix for 'Ghost Chat Issue'

By CCP Guard

For the last two days, our engineers have been on the tail of a bug, causing players to be displayed as being present in chat channels after having left them. The issue has been dubbed the 'Ghost Chat Issue' and has been noticed by many. A possible solution has been found and a live hotfix will be deployed shortly.

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EVE Player Gathering, Los Angeles on June 7, 2012

By CCP Phantom

CCP Games is visiting E3, one of the biggest and most important expos in the video game industry, and to party up this event, we will invite up to 500 of our closest friends and spaceship pilots for free drinks in celebration of EVE Online and DUST 514. Join our pilots and ground troops, meet up with CCP staff such as Hellmar, Unifex, t0rfifrans, Jian, Praetorian, CmdrWang, Pokethulhu, DarthBeta, Manifest and Tyr and enjoy an extraordinary event with incredible tunes by DJ Margeir himself. The ...

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EVE Online: Inferno 1.0.1 has been deployed

By CCP Phantom

Following our major summer expansion EVE Online: Inferno, which heats up the Universe, the patch Inferno 1.0.1 was deployed successfully today. Inferno 1.0.1 brings several fixes related to the Unified Inventory, the UI and more.

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Inferno trailer is up on our YouTube page

By CCP Guard

The stunning new trailer for EVE Online: Inferno is now available on the CCP Games Youtube page in three different languages, English, German and Russian. Click here for the English version. Click here for the German version Click here for the Russian version Enjoy!

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Inferno trailer is LIVE

By CCP Guard

The EVE Online: Inferno trailer is live on IGN.com, exclusive for a limited time. You can also view it on their YouTube channel right here. And if you speak Russian or just think it sounds really cool, you can enjoy the trailer with a Russian voiceover on Igromania.ru. Our video production team has been working hard to highlight the mood and the visuals of Inferno and we hope you like what you see. P.s.

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New video: In Development: EVE Online Inferno

By CCP Guard

EVE Online: Inferno launches on Tuesday May 22nd and in the latest video from the "In Development" series, we talk about some of Inferno's main features and what they mean for both old players and new, trying to make it in the depths of space. Please check out the video right here and feel free to show it to your friends who aren't yet fortunate enough to have a spaceship of their own.

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CSM Town Hall Chat on EVE Radio

By CCP Diagoras

The Council of Stellar Management will be holding their first Town Hall meeting on EVE Radio at 17:00 EVE time on Saturday 19th. For details on how to tune in or ask your question, head on over to this forum thread.

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Remember to pick your anniversary gift before June 7th

By CCP Guard

If you haven't yet picked your EVE 9 year anniversary gift from Account Management, you should probably get cracking! The window for picking your gift closes on June 6th, at excatly 23:59 GMT. The items you choose will however remain in the redeeming system for you to redeem sometime between now and eternity. Note that if no gift is picked before the window closes, a gift of 'Plug and Play' will be chosen for you and placed in the redeeming system.

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Mass test on Tuesday, May 15th

By CCP Spitfire

More missiles! Another mass test is being planned for testing missiles and other changes for Inferno on this Tuesday, the 15th of May, at 20:00 UTC. Please follow the instructions on the Singularity page in Evelopedia for connecting to Singularity. Testing should last around 60 minutes.

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Possible inaccuracy in EVE notification dates

By CCP Phantom

Currently our Game Masters and developers are looking into an issue that causes some warning EVE mails and notifications that contain both dates and the name of a day (for example mails that remind you when a structure will come out of reinforced mode) to display inaccurate information. As of now the actual date (for example May 15th) seems to be correct in all cases, however the name of the day (for example Wednesday) may be inaccurate. We are still looking into the matter, but as a precaution...

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Inferno Feature Site is Live

By CCP Guard

The feature site for EVE Online's 17th free expansion, Inferno, has been launched. More than any other expansion in EVE’s history, Inferno aims to shake up all levels of warfare in the 7,500 star systems in EVE’s massive universe. Overhauls of major war-related game systems will affect player-driven conflict and the first set of many new ship modules to come promise to alter tactics at the most visceral levels. Please go here to study the features that will help you set the universe on fire on ...

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Mass test on Thursday, May 10

By Svarthol

Missiles! This will be the theme of the mass test on our test-server Singularity this Thursday, the 10th of May, at 20:00 UTC. Please follow the instructions on the Singularity page in Evelopedia for connecting to Singularity. Testing should last around 60 minutes.

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Skyward Sphere - Live launch into space on May 9th, 12:00 UTC

By Svarthol

Wednesday May 9th at 12:00 UTC we will take our first step together into space!This is our way of saying thank you to you our players and we hope that this endeavor brings a smile to your face. The plan We are releasing a high altitude balloon just north of CCP HQ and the hope is that the balloon will drift over the harbour and the CCP HQ.

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BIG Lottery Celebrates Ninth Anniversary

By Svarthol

New Eden - BIG Lottery is celebrating its 9th birthday with massive prizes. Time is running out for capsuleers to buy tickets for this extraordinary round that consists of a total of 45 billion ISK to be won along with 21 months of free flying time.

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Mass test on Thursday, May 3

By Svarthol

The next mass test on Singularity will be this Thursday, May 3, at 20:00 UTC. In this mass-test we will test changes for the Inferno expansion and changes to process of jumping between server nodes. Please follow the instructions on the Singularity page in Evelopedia for connecting to Singularity. Please refer to this thread for more information about how you participate in the test, and this EVElopedia article for more information on mass testing.

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Buddies are pretty awesome

By Svarthol

Life in EVE can be hard for new pilots who aim to forge a path in the celestial heavens. Luckily, we have a Buddy Program that allows you to take a friend and introduce them to EVE for a special 21 day trial. If they convert to a full account during this time, you get rewarded with either 30 days free game time or a PLEX.

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EVE Online: Inferno has been deployed

By CCP Guard

The war-themed expansion includes a wide variety of features, fixes and changes designed to ignite conflict and increase player co-operation and interaction. A whole new war declaration system with new War Reports will document your legacy and keep track of your progress in war while new interactive Kill Reports will make each kill that much sweeter.

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EVE Online: Inferno to be deployed on Tuesday, May 22nd

By CCP Guard

EVE Online: Inferno is scheduled for deployment during an extended downtime on Tuesday, May 22nd. The deployment downtime will begin at 09:00 UTC and is scheduled until 12:3013:00 UTC. No website downtime is scheduled. The war-themed summer expansion promises to ignite conflict and settle scores across the EVE Universe. A whole new war declaration system with new War Reports will document your legacy and keep track of your progress in war while new interactive Kill Reports will make each kill t...

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