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DUST 514-EVE Orbital Bombardment Tournament continues this weekend

By CCP Eterne

The Imperfects are hosting a tournament which continues this weekend, sponsored by CCP and the community, which pits DUST 514 corps against each other for fantastic prizes. But it's not only mercenaries that can profit from this tournament. In a first for New Eden, capsuleers can bet on the matches and then go orbitally bombombard the participants to influence the outcomes! Plus, there are additional sub prizes for players in both games to take advantage of! Round 3 of the tournament begins at ...

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Watch the first SCL PVP tournament on February 23 - 24

By CCP Phantom

The Syndicate Competitive League (SCL) starts the season with a two day long inaugural tournament on February 23rd, 2013, at 16:00 UTC and continues February 24th – a fully commented live stream, 55 billion ISK prize and CCP support is included! 8 teams will fight on Saturday and Sunday in a double elimination tournament over a massive prize of 50 billion ISK and 30 PLEX.

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API maintenance downtime on February 22, 2013

By CCP Phantom

The EVE Online API at api.eveonline.com is taken offline at 10:30 UTC on February 22, 2013, to perform maintenance and to investigate reported connection issues. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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EVE Radio Dueling Tournament to be held Friday, Feb 22 at 22:00 UTC

By CCP Eterne

With the Retribution 1.1 patch being introduced on February 19, the awesome new Dueling mechanic will be introduced, allowing players to challenge each other to honorable 1 vs 1 fights! In celebration of this mechanic, EVE Radio is hosting a unique tournament on Friday, February 22, beginning at 22:00 UTC.

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‘Clone’ tutorial temporarily disabled on Wednesday, February 20, 2013

By CCP Navigator

Due to technical reasons we will disable a part of the EVE tutorial, Clone, until after downtime on Thursday, February 21. This tutorial would have been displayed the first time a player got podded. We understand this is an important tutorial for new players and will have the full version working as normal from 11:30 UTC tomorrow.

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EVE Online: Retribution 1.1 has been deployed on February 19, 2013

By CCP Phantom

EVE Online: Retribution 1.1 has been successfully deployed on Tranquility on February 19, 2013. This latest release introduces several new features, such as Dueling, Info Panels, Improved Corporation Recruitment tools, revamped Tier-1 and Tier-2 Battlecruisers along with numerous smaller fixes and improvements.

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EVE Online: Retribution 1.1 to be released on Tuesday, February 19

By CCP Gargant

EVE Online: Retribution 1.1 will be released on Tuesday, February 19th, with downtime starting 30 minutes earlier at 10:30 UTC. The server is expected to be back up at 11:30 UTC, with downtime lasting a total of an hour. This release brings a host of fixes along with new features and changes as covered in our recent in-development video.

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Mass test on Tuesday, February 12th

By CCP Eterne

Our next public mass test will happen on our test server Singularity on Tuesday at 19:00 UTC (= EVE-time). We are planning to stress-test a fix for a camera issue during large fleet fights, which resulted in grey screens. All participants will receive two million skill points on 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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EVE Online: Retribution 1.1 to be deployed on February 19

By CCP Eterne

EVE Online: Retribution 1.1 will be released on February 19, 2013 (originally scheduled for February 12). This release improves the successful previous 18th free expansion EVE Online: Retribution with several features and additions such as Info Panels, a brand new Dueling system, improved autopilot display and many further enhancements. Check regularly our EVE Information Portal for further dev blog publications and news items!

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EVE Fanfest 2013 is now Sold Out!

By CCP Dolan

What will surely be the most attended EVE Fanfest in history has sold its last ticket on February 8, 2013! We are excited to have so many dedicated players coming to Iceland to celebrate EVE Online's Tenth Anniversary and the addition of DUST 514 to the EVE Universe. With EVE Fanfest being sold out, we realize that those unable to get tickets are going to be disappointed or even in a difficult spot.

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Fanfest 2013 - Ushering EVE Online into The Second Decade

By CCP Gargant

Fanfest 2013 will take place on April 25th to 27th, less than a month before EVE Online turns 10 years old. It promises to be the biggest, most amazing Fanfest yet and tickets to the event are nearly sold out. The night before the opening of Fanfest 2013 the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra will perform selected music from the original EVE Online soundtrack to set the mood for the event, with tickets and information available here.

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"Sirens of Fear and Sense", a New Chronicle from CCP Gnauton

By CCP Eterne

The Caldari State has begun a military campaign within its own space. In CCP Gnauton's new chronicle Sirens of Fear and Sense, we find out what led Tibus Heth to start his own internal war. You can read the chronicle here; please feel free to discuss the story in this thread.

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Mass test on Wednesday, February 6th

By CCP Gargant

The next public mass test will happen on our test server Singularity on Wednesday at 18:00 UTC (= EVE-time). We are testing a fix to a bug found in the last mass test, which caused the space to turn grey during large fleet fights. All participants will receive two million skill points on 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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