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Fanfest 2016 Alliance Prize Draw!

By CCP Falcon

This year, Fanfest is going to be even more focused on the most important part of EVE Online – our awesome community and the bonds that develop between wingmen during their time spent in New Eden. With this in mind, we are happy to announce that for the first time in the twelve year history of Fanfest, we are hosting an Alliance Prize Draw for Fanfest 2016. To be eligible, alliances need to have a minimum of 10 registered attendees who have stated their alliance affiliation when they purchased ...

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Update on login issues with the test server 'Singularity' on January 26

By CCP Phantom

After an issue we encountered on Tuesday afternoon with the login server (Single Sign-On; SSO) for our test server, Singularity, we discovered that usernames were appearing in the Singularity section of the new Launcher without the user having entered them. Apart from the usernames themselves, no data was given out, and the accounts were inaccessible as Singularity was down at the time and has remained offline since. In an update we carried out yesterday on the test login server we purged all l...

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Fanfest 2016 - #evefanfest memories contest

By CCP Falcon

With Fanfest 2016 drawing ever closer, we thought it would be a good idea to take a look back over past events to find some of the most enjoyable and fun moments from the last 11 Fanfests. While we have countness photos from fanfests of old stored safely here at CCP, as we started to look at parties and celebrations from previous events it brought back a strong reminder of how amazing and creative our community is. With that in mind, and after a few great reminders of some of the awesome shenan...

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An update on the start of 2016 from CCP Seagull

By CCP Falcon

We're happy to present the first 2016 video update from CCP Seagull, Executive Producer for EVE Online. In this update, CCP Seagull talks about features coming to New Eden over the course of the next few releases as we move toward Fanfest 2016, including player involvement in assisting the Upwell Consortium with construction of the first ever Astrahus class citadel, news of the new EVE Launcher moving out of beta and into full release, as well as Skill Trading and a short update on the roadmap ...

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CSM 11 - Candidacy Application Period Now Open!

By CCP Leeloo

We are happy to announce that the election period for CSM 11 has begun, and the candidacy application period is now open! Players who wish to submit their candidacy for CSM 11 can now do so through the candidate application form which will be active until February 9th, 2016. Those who intend to run for CSM 11 should remember to read the instructions on the candidate application form page carefully to ensure that the correct information is submitted. For more information on the CSM, you can visi...

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January Release has been deployed on January 12

By CCP Phantom

We welcome you to the EVE Online January Release which has been successfully deployed on January 12 during a regular server downtime. This January release brought new features, such as an Electronic Warfare effects bar and the new Tronhadar Ink SKIN line starting with Minmatar hulls, as well as, improvements to the new star map and further enhancements to the opt-in camera controls.

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A new season of o7: The EVE Online show!

By CCP Guard

Dear space friends, 2016 has arrived with SO much in store for EVE and the o7 crew plans to cover as much of it as possible! We'll be kicking off the new season on January 28 and we want your input so we can make the best show possible for you.

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January Release - Deployment on Jan 12th

By CCP Phantom

The EVE Online January release will be deployed to Tranquility during a regular downtime on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. We will see new features, such as an Electronic Warfare effects bar and the new Tronhadar Ink SKIN line starting with Minmatar hulls, as well as, improvements to the new star map and further enhancements to the opt-in camera controls.

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Drone exploit notification

By CCP Guard

An exploit involving drone damage has been brought to our attention. We consider this to be a serious exploit and abuse of it will not be tolerated. There will be repercussions for any user engaging in this activity until the issue is fixed, and this will be our only warning regarding the problem. Players who’ve utilized this exploit are encouraged to pre-emptively step forward by filing a support ticket under the “exploits” ticket category.

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