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EVE Vegas tickets are selling fast!

By CCP Falcon

It's swiftly approaching that time of the year again when CCP and our amazing community descend on Las Vegas to celebrate all things EVE! Tickets for EVE Vegas 2014, which will be hosted at the Planet Hollywood Resort from October 17-19 2014, are selling fast! Be sure to pick yours up soon, before they're sold out! While the full schedule is still in the works, we can confirm that we'll have CCP Fozzie, CCP Rise and CCP Seagull there as guest speakers, as well as hands on experience with EVE: V...

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Changes to list of 3rd party retailers

By CCP Falcon

As of June 30th 2014, we have removed G2A.com from the official list of 3rd Party Retailers that sell EVE Online Starter Packs and PLEX Activation Codes. The updated roster can be found here. We strongly advise against purchasing codes from any other sources as CCP will be unable to provide any form of reimbursement if the codes in question are revealed to be invalid.

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Extended downtime on Tuesday, July 1st

By CCP Gargant

Due to back-end server work on Tranquility, downtime on July 1st will be extended by approximately 55 minutes. TQ is expected to be down from 11:00 to 12:25 UTC. Make sure to follow @EVE_status for updates.

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Even More New Countries For EVE Store Shipping!

By CCP Falcon

We are happy to announce that our partners at Musterbrand have just added even more new countries to their shipping range for the EVE Store! You can now have EVE goodies delivered to the following countries, in addition to those already offered and those added in the last few weeks: India Malaysia Phillipines Thailand Belarus Bosnia-Herzegovia Serbia Brazil This also includes our offer of the Second Decade Collector's Edition for PLEX! Shipping to these countries is available now, and we'll be ...

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New Countries For EVE Store Shipping!

By CCP Falcon

We are happy to announce that our partners at Musterbrand have just added several new countries to their shipping range for the EVE Store! You can now have EVE goodies delivered to the following countries, in addition to those already offered: Indonesia South Korea South Africa Turkey Ukraine Taiwan This also includes our offer of the Second Decade Collector's Edition for PLEX! Shipping to these countries will be available from Tuesday, June 24th 2014, and more countries will be coming soon! We...

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EVE Online on Humble Bundle included in the Twitch E3 Digital Ticket

By CCP Phantom

Twitch and Humble Bundle have created an amazing bundle of digital goodies to support the ESA Foundation (ESAF) and to improve the lives of children through video games - included in this bundle is also EVE Online! This E3 Digital Ticket is available in the true Humble Bundle style, letting you pay what you want and support charity. If you purchase EVE Online via this E3 Digital Ticket, you will receive a 30-Day EVE Online Trial account plus the amazing Rifter Krusual Edition ship skin. The bun...

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Alliance Tournament Late Signups available until Friday June 13th

By CCP Phantom

Greetings capsuleers! As of the end of the official signup period for Alliance Tournament XII entries, 63 eligible teams have entered the competition. To ensure that as many alliances as possible are given the opportunity to experience the tournament, we are re-opening a special latecomer’s entry until 23:59 UTC on Friday June 13th to fill the one (1) final spot.

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Freighter changes with Kronos - End of transition grace period on June 11

By CCP Phantom

As detailed in this Dev Blog, we made changes to freighters and jump freighters in the Kronos release a week ago. As part of these changes, freighters and jump freighters gained low slots and lost some base cargo capacity to compensate. To help ease the transition for freighter pilots we added temporary exceptions for freighters and jump freighters to the normal rules surrounding overloaded cargo bays.

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New Player Training Session Schedule

By CCP Eterne

With the build up to Kronos and new exploration-related content coming, the EVE Community Team decided now was as good a time as ever to run a new player training session track on Exploration! Come and learn how to discover the secrets between the stars with our developer-led seminars. Read more about them here. To join the New Player Training Sessions, simply open your chat channel overview and join the in-game chat channel New Player Tranining Sessions! Schedule How to Scan - May 28 at 18:00 ...

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Alliance Tournament XII Practice Server Information

By CCP Gargant

A quick announcement regarding the preparation of Alliance Tournament XII. The tournament team is happy to announce that we will be able to provide access to a tournament practice server for the teams that earn a place in the tournament. It is important to note that the practice server will not be as convenient as last time, and that we cannot offer as much support for it, but it will still be available for teams to utilize and practice on to prepare their setups and experiment with crazy thing...

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Two new Kronos chronicles

By CCP Eterne

Two new chronicles have been released to coincide with the Kronos release! The first, by CCP Delegate Zero, is titled Yetamo and has to do with two Minmatar orbital engineers who get into trouble with nanotechnology. The second, by CCP Abraxas, is titled The Station and the Bazaar, and deals with the new type of pirate research installation that's going to crop up with Kronos. You can discuss these chronicles here.

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Kronos has been successfully deployed on June 3, 2014

By CCP Phantom

Kronos, EVE Online's first release under the new six week deployment cycle, has been successfully deployed! This release brings a huge amount of content with a full set of new pirate ships, more than three dozen rebalanced ships, audio customization, new and rebalanced modules, beautiful new visual effects, a reworked New Eden Store and much more. The Kronos release page invites you to explore all these Kronos features in more detail, offers links additional information (just click on any of th...

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Guristas Infiltration event is now live!

By CCP Eterne

Mordu's Legion has put out a call for capsuleers to help them discover the location of hidden Guristas research facilities. Doing so will give you the ability to earn new Mordu's Legion faction ships as well as help unlock new Besieged Covert Research Facilities for all players to find.

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Freighter Changes Coming In Kronos

By CCP Logibro

As detailed in this Dev Blog, we’re making changes to freighters and jump freighters in the Kronos release, set for deployment at June 3rd. As part of these changes, freighters and jump freighters will be gaining low slots and losing some base cargo capacity to compensate. If a freighter has a full cargo bay in space before the patch downtime, it may find itself overloaded after the deployment.

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Extended downtime on June 3, 2014: Publication of Kronos

By CCP Phantom

The Kronos release for EVE Online will be published on June 3, 2014, during an extended downtime from 11:00 to 14:00 UTC. Kronos introduces new ships, new items, rebalanced ships, improved game mechanics, graphical updates, additional audio customization, game play fixes and much more.

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Changes To Macintosh Minimum Requirements With Kronos

By CCP Falcon

As detailed in this news item from February 2014, we are now ready to raise the minimum requirements for the Macintosh client to play EVE Online. From tomorrow, with the deployment of the Kronos release, Macintosh users will require a minimum of OSX 10.7 - Lion to be able to play EVE Online.

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