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Mass test on Singularity test server, November 4th

By CCP Phantom

We are planning a mass test on our test server Singularity to test the client and server performance for Rubicon, our coming 20th free expansion. If you’re interested in attending please join us on Singularity, Monday, November 4th, at 17:00 EVE-time (=UTC).

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Halloween PLEX Sale!

By CCP Falcon

CCP are happy to announce our Halloween PLEX sale! Head on over to your account management page to take advantage of some great savings on PLEX over the halloween period! This sale will run from October 31st through until November 4th, and includes discounts on the following PLEX bundles: 2x PLEX 6x PLEX 10x PLEX Happy Halloween from everyone here at CCP Games!

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CCP Veritas loves his USB Rifter, maybe you will too!

By CCP Falcon

Ever since the announcement of the Second Decade Collector's Edition, CCP Veritas has been very excited! Today it finally arrived, and he has been happily enjoying flying his USB Rifter around the office here at CCP Headquarters. You can check out the latest escapades of Wing Commander Veritas here, and if you feel like getting your hands on a Second Decade Collector's Edition and becoming a legendary internet spaceship pilot, they are of course still on sale in the EVE Store*. *Gatecamp not in...

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Client issues with acquiring bulk data

By CCP Gargant

Due to issues with the client getting stuck on acquiring bulk data, we will have to perform an additional restart of Tranquility. The extended downtime will last until 12:00 UTC. Please see this thread for further updates.

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Old Portrait Services Temporarily Re-enabled

By CCP Falcon

After several queries from the community regarding the availability of the server hosting pre Incursion character portraits, we have decided to temporarily re-enable this service to allow players to download their own old portraits, along with any others they wish to keep for nostalgic reasons. This service will remain online until downtime on Monday, October 28th when it will be retired permanently. There are various player-created tools out there to compare old portraits from before the relea...

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Singularity Mass Test - Thursday October 24, 2013

By CCP Falcon

We are planning a mass test on Singularity to assess the performance of new features, the client and general server performance for Rubicon. If you’re interested in attending, please join us on Singularity, Thursday, October 24th, at 17:00 EVE Time (UTC).

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EVE Second Decade Collector's Edition - Presales End Soon!

By CCP Falcon

The EVE Online Second Decade Collector's Edition officially ships on October 24th! This means that there's a little under two days remaining for those who want to take advantage of the preorder sale to pre-purchase their Collector's Edition, as preorder sales end at 23:59:59 PST on October 23rd! Players who still wish to preorder their very own Second Decade Collector's Edition can do so at the following locations: The EVE Store Amazon.com For the first time we are also offering our Russian pla...

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New Player Training Session: Making ISK, October 22 at 17:00 UTC

By CCP Eterne

The third New Player Training Session starts on Tuesday the 22nd at 17:00 UTC. The session will cover how to make ISK. In order to be present for the session, you need to be in the New Player Training Sessions chatroom in-game. A link to the chatroom can be found in the Rookie Help channel.

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EVE Online: Odyssey 1.2 has been deployed

By CCP Falcon

EVE Online: Odyssey 1.2 has been deployed successfully. This update introduces a number of fixes for both English and Localized clients, as well as multiple characters in training. Patch notes are available here.

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Important Singularity Launcher Information

By CCP Goliath

Singularity is now back online with the new mirror and the new build, which includes multiple characters in training. There is an important known issue that is detailed below. The EVE launcher will try to start the client with DX11, which will result in a black screen. To fix this, go to the settings in the launcher (small cog-wheel in the top right corner), switch to the tab "DirectX" and select dx9.

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Final EVE Vegas Schedule Released

By CCP Eterne

The full EVE Vegas schedule has been released! Even if you're not one of the hundreds attending, you can watch the live stream of the event on our Twitch.tv channel. Be sure to check it out for seminars and talks from both EVE Online developers and members of the community.

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Reminder: New Player Training Sessions on Thursday the 17th

By CCP Eterne

The second New Player Training Session starts on Thursday the 17th at 17:00 UTC. The session will cover fitting ships, explain the basic steps a player should taken when deciding what modules to fit, and give tips on how to make sure your fit isn't fail. In order to be present for the session, you need to be in the New Player Training Sessions chatroom in-game.

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Reminder: New Player Training Sessions

By CCP Gargant

The first New Player Training Session starts on Tuesday the 15th at 17:00 UTC. The session will cover modules, explain their basic statistics and functionality as well as the different types of modules. In order to be present for the session, you need to be in the New Player Training Sessions chatroom in-game.

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Early Downtime! - 10:00 UTC - October 8th, 2013

By CCP Falcon

Downtime will begin early on Tuesday, October 8th, 2013 to facilitate the deployment of Uprising 1.5 for DUST 514. Daily downtime will begin one hour early at 10:00 UTC, and will last until 10:30 UTC. As with all deployment downtimes, we reccommend that players set a long skill in training for the duration of the deployment.

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Announcing EVE Online: Rubicon - November 19th 2013!

By CCP Falcon

CCP are delighted to announce EVE Online's 20th free expansion, EVE Online: Rubicon, which will be arriving on Tranquility on November 19th, 2013. Features will include Marauder, Interceptor and Interdictor rebalancing, as well as changes to existing game mechanics, new personal deployable structures and twitch.tv integration into the EVE Online Client. For this, and many more additions coming with EVE Online: Rubicon, please check out the feature page here. Please also ensure that you stay tun...

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