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Amazon and Game Changer charity event

By CCP Leeloo

CCP is a proud supporter of the GameChanger charity – an organization that helps kids and their families dealing with cancer and life-threatening illnesses by providing direct services, financial support, scholarships and inspirational and entertaining gift packages.

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Fleet Fight Notifications & You!

By CCP Falcon

Here at CCP, we know that our players are some of the most enthusiastic people in the universe when it comes to spaceship related warfare and carnage. With this in mind we'd like to make sure that while you guys are all trading ammunition and shrapnel with eachother, you get the best experience possible out of a fight. Given that quite a substantial war seems to be brewing, we've been watching the fleet fight notification system and would like to clarify how it should be used to maximum effect ...

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The Final Weekend Of The Hunt Is On!

By CCP Falcon

Today marks the beginning of the final weekend of The Hunt. This means that after this weekend, the current offers that are available in the New Eden Store, and the current offers on Account Reactivation, PLEX and Aurum will come to an end. Have you raided enough Guristas Detention and Transport facilities? Have you collected enough Subcompact TEBS interfaces to be in the top 20? Pilots have until downtime on March 29th to keep up their assaults on Guristas Facilities until the event comes to a...

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Fanfest 2016 - Keynote Schedule!

By CCP Falcon

As we move toward the end of March, Fanfest 2016 draws ever closer. While we're still working hard to get the whole schedule finalized, we are ready to share some of the key dates and times for Fanfest this year, including when the largest of the keynote presentations will be taking place. As has already been announced by CCP Seagull in her latest video blog update, we'll be streaming Fanfest 2016 free of charge via the CCP twitch channel again this year, so that we can bring as much of the Fan...

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Character Bazaar Rules Update - Skill Extraction

By CCP Falcon

Due to a number of issues that players have experienced with purchasing characters that have been advertised, paid for with ISK, then had skillpoints extracted before being transferred to their new owners, we have made changes to the Character Bazaar rules to clarify our position on skill extraction when a character is to be sold. The Character Bazaar rules have been updated with the following rule.

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The Great Billboard Propaganda Contest!

By CCP Falcon

Are you tired of seeing the same old Pax Amarria advertisement on every billboard in the Amarr Empire? Sick of the constant sight of those who’re on New Eden’s most wanted list? Are you done with hearing about the latest flavor of Quafe? Now is your chance to help enact change and your chance to see your corporation, alliance, coalition or just the general cause you fight for be displayed for the whole cluster to see on the billboards that line the trade routes, highways and backwater travel ro...

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Project Discovery Is Now Live!

By CCP Falcon

We are happy to announce that Project Discovery is now live on Tranquility! A first for EVE Online, Project Discovery offers a unique new challenge that allows the EVE Community to contribute to real world science while earning rewards inside the EVE Universe.

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March release has been deployed on March 9

By CCP Phantom

The EVE Online March release has been deployed during an extended downtime on March 9, 2016. We are excited to deliver a huge set of module revamps (including tweaks to ECM, ECCM, damage control and more), new modules (such as the Heavy Stasis Grappler), new Drifter based game play including new Booster pills, the amazing Project Discovery allowing you to support real life science in EVE Online, community notifications in-game, preparations for the EVE: Citadel release and a lot more. Check out...

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March release to be deployed tomorrow 2016/03/09 during extended downtime

By CCP Falcon

We’re happy to announce that after a short delay, the March release is now ready for action, and will be deployed during an extended downtime tomorrow, March 9th 2016. Downtime will begin at the regular time of 11:00 UTC, and will run for a total of 90 minutes. We expect that the Tranquility cluster will be back online and accepting connections at 12:30 UTC once the deployment is complete. This release brings a whole host of changes to New Eden, including increased Drifter activity in Drifter w...

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EVE streamers - Want to advertise on the o7 show?

By CCP Guard

Dear streamers, On the next o7 show which is scheduled for March 31 we'd like to point some attention to the wonderful work done by the streamers in our community. If you are a streamer, we want to offer you a chance to send in a 15-20 second long commercial to advertize your stream.

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March Release Postponed

By CCP Falcon

Due to a potential issue that could cause characters to become stuck after ship destruction or being podkilled, we feel that it is necessary to postpone the deployment of the March release, which was scheduled to go live on Tranquility tomorrow, March 8th 2016. The EVE Development team here at CCP are constantly working to ensure that each release is deployed with the best game performance and player experience at the forefront of our goals.

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Want to be a host on EVE TV this Fanfest?

By CCP Leeloo

Hello spacefriends, Fanfest 2016 is happening in just a few weeks and as usual we will be broadcasting live from Reykjavik, Iceland for those of you who won't be able to make it. We are looking for enthusiastic players who are coming to Fanfest and would like to join the EVE TV crew as a host this year.

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Skillpoint Gift Delivered During Today's Daily Downtime!

By CCP Falcon

We are happy to announce that the skillpoint gift mentioned in this news article and CCP Seagull's latest video blog has been distributed during today's daily downtime. All characters who had an active skill queue between 2016/02/24 and 2016/03/01 have been awarded 200,000 skillpoints in their unallocated skillpoint pool. For more information on how to apply unallocated skillpoints, please see this Help Center article.

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Citadels, Science, Servers and Downtimes – A new video blog from CCP Seagull

By CCP Falcon

With a lot going on in New Eden right now, and even more coming up over the course of the next few months, we’re happy to present the newest video blog from CCP Seagull, Executive Producer for EVE Online. In this video, CCP Seagull touches on a massive step for the EVE Universe, with the relocation of the all new hardware and infrastructure that supports it to a completely new data center, as well as how you can get involved in real life science by playing EVE Online and contributing to Project...

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