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The Battle for Caldari Prime trailer is now live

By CCP Gargant

The Battle for Caldari Prime raged for the entirety of last week, reaching an apex on Friday with Gallente forces engaging the Leviathan-class titan, the Shiigeru, and its impromptu support fleet above the planet. While the Caldari emerged on top after the fights on the ground in DUST 514, the Shiigeru was destroyed along with the entire Caldari fleet.

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CSM 8 pre-elections now open

By CCP Gargant

As was announced in the Dev blog for the 8th Council of Stellar Management (CSM) the plan was to hold the pre-election last Friday but due to unforeseen matters a slight delay was the reality. The pre-election have now been opened up and are available here.

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New Chronicle: "After the Fall" - By CCP Abraxas

By CCP Falcon

We are happy to announce the release of a new chronicle today by CCP Abraxas. Titled "After The Fall", and written from the perspective of a Gallente citizen on Caldari prime during the recent unrest, this new piece charts the final hours of the Leviathan-class titan "Shiigeru", which resided in orbit of the war torn planet for the last half a decade. You can find a link to the new chronicle, and dicuss it, in this forum thread.

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EVE Online: Odyssey - The 19th free expansion coming June 4th

By CCP Gargant

Today, Monday March 25th, CCP Games is delighted to announce the 19th free expansion to EVE Online, titled EVE Online: Odyssey. This expansion is planned for release on June 4, 2013. Odyssey will greatly expand the opportunities for players to explore all corners of the massive EVE Universe and its 7,929 solar systems. The release of EVE Online: Odyssey will bring life and activity to the vast space that we have all come to know and love, with an entirely revamped scanning mechanic, new rewards...

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CCP Supports Get Well Gamers at Fanfest 2013

By CCP Navigator

CCP are proud to support Get Well Gamers for the third consecutive year at Fanfest. This year we will be holding an Office Tour along with a No Limit Hold-em poker tournament to raise funds for the charity.

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Population cap in Luminaire, 22nd of March

By CCP Gargant

With Luminaire being a hotbed of activity in New Eden today, we will be ensuring server stability by having a population cap of 1000 players today, March 22nd. This cap has already been enacted, but we will be dynamically altering it as the server load requires and raising it if everything runs smoothly. CCP Masterplan has made an additional adjustment for the Luminaire system by disabling the faction navy in the system, so that pilots with low Gallente standing will be able to enter the system...

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A friendly message from the GM Team regarding current events in Luminaire

By CCP Falcon

The GM Team would like to make it known that due to events that will be occurring in the system of Luminaire over the weekend, ships or capsules destroyed between downtime on Friday, March 22nd (11:00 UTC on 22/03/2013), and Downtime on Saturday March 23rd (11:00 UTC on 23/03/2013) will not be eligible for reimbursement. Players who do not wish to be at risk of in game loss due to ongoing hostilities in the Luminaire solar system should be sure to add this system to their autopilot’s avoidance ...

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The Angel Project

By CCP Phantom

by ISD Tedra Kerrigan Amarr, Throne Worlds - Last year, a remarkable thing happened in New Eden. A capsuleer began going around giving random strangers things they needed. It wasn't a scam. It wasn't a trick. It was the Angel Project, brainchild of Sindel Pellion, a member of TEST Alliance Please Ignore. After reading dozens of threads on scamming and the respect it garnered, Ms.

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Tuskers' DeathRace on March 16 at 17:00!

By CCP Eterne

This weekend on March 16, the Tuskers, originators of the massive Frigate Free For Alls, are holding a brand new event: the DeathRace! The DeathRace combines two things loved throughout New Eden: death and races! Come test your ability to get from place to place as fast as you can while trying to avoid being blown up AND blowing up anyone who's ahead of you.

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New Chronicle: Cover Stories - By CCP Delegate Zero

By CCP Falcon

The Inaugural Tribal Assembly is drawing to a close, heralding the dawn of a new era for the Matari people. We invite you to experience a little of the backroom dealing and political intrigue that surrounds this auspicious event in CCP Delegate Zero’s new chronicle, “Cover Stories”. You can read the new chronicle here, and can feel free to discuss it in this thread.

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Capital Flashpoint JAUD-V

By CCP Phantom

by ISD Eumaios Thelousses Several days ago, Darkness of Despair [-DD-] destroyed a Zombie Ninja Space Bears [ZN-SB] Territorial Claim Unit in system JAUD-V. The lack of an Infrastructure Hub in the system caused an immediate drop of [ZN-SB] sovereignty and ignited a battle which peaked at over 1,300 pilots.

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EVE Online featured in Applied Design at The Museum of Modern Art

By CCP Phantom

EVE Online is featured at the world famous The Musem of Modern Art 's (MoMA) new Applied Design installation. This installation opened to the public this afternoon, March 1, 2013, and showcases a collection of video games selected by a panel of industry experts, amongst other media and artwork. CCP Games created a "day in the universe" visual experience that brings the museum-goer on a journey in EVE Online's New Eden universe by displaying various player contributions from a 24 hour period tog...

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