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CSM 11 - September Summit

By CCP Guard

The eleventh Council of Stellar Management will have its first summit September 12-15 at CCP HQ in Reykjavík, Iceland. Usually we invite half the CSM to attend in person with the rest of the CSM joining remotely through video conferencing.

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Áfram Ísland! - Cheer for Iceland in Euro 2016!

By CCP Falcon

Picture courtesy of @CCP_Kitteh (he's supporting Iceland in Euro 2016, are you?) Over here in Iceland right now, there's a little bit of Euro 2016 fever going on as Iceland compete in their first major football tournament. For many sports experts, it was expected that in their first major tournament Iceland would not make it past the group stages.

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REMINDER - Changes To OS Minimum Requirements Coming Today!

By CCP Falcon

As was previously announced on February 26th 2016, and reiterated on June 7th 2016, EVE Online support for Windows XP and Windows Vista will come to an end today. As of this afternoon, we will discontinue support for the old EVE launcher, which will also bring our Windows XP and Vista support to an end.

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Shadow of the Serpent is now live!

By CCP Falcon

We are happy to announce that Shadow of the Serpent is live! You can now find a multitude of Scope Network challenges and their associated rewards under a new button on your Neocom in game! In addition to this, as part of the event we also have a number of offers available on PLEX packs, Multi Character Training, and Aurum packs that include new Serpentis SKINs. Check out the Shadow of the Serpent webpage and scroll down for more information on the event and offers, as well as EVE Updates for m...

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The June release is now live!

By CCP Phantom

The June release for EVE Online has now been deployed! This release brings a new breed of pirate faction capital and supercapital ships that can be owned by players, Legalization of combat boosters, the fantastic bulk fitting tool, brilliant visual updates, a multitude of bug fixes and improvements and a wide range of improvements that clarifies the opportunities and rewards systems for new players. Due to an issue that was found last night with the Shadow of the Serpent event, this part of the...

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Removal of Thrill of the Hunt with 118.6 Release

By CCP Falcon

After a period of testing during which we have been gathering important metrics on usage and engagement, the recurring opportunity "Thrill of the Hunt", which provides characters with a boost of 10,000 unallocated skillpoints per day, will be removed with the coming 118.6 release. You can read more about the removal of this recurring opportunity and how it will inform future development in this forum thread by CCP Rise.

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o7: The EVE Online show - Sunday June 26, 20:00 EVE Time

By CCP Guard

This coming Sunday the o7 show returns at a new time, moving from its usual Thursday slot to Sunday prime time. o7 is a show about everything EVE Online, aired from CCP HQ in Reykjavik Behind us is Fanfest and the Citadels expansion, ahead of us a summer full of space goodness! CCP Seagull, Executive Producer for EVE Online, is gonna talk to us about what's coming to EVE this summer and we'll also have a couch full of developers to interrogate on the subject. As always we´ll have all kinds of v...

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Player Speaker Submissions For EVE Vegas 2016 Are Now Open!

By CCP Falcon

Are you planning to attend EVE Vegas 2016? Want to be part of the speaker program? Here's how you can be part of the presenter lineup this year! EVE Vegas is designed for our players from the ground up, or the desert up, if you'd like to be technical, and there's a strong tradition of EVE players and community figureheads presenting together on one stage with EVE Developers. We're happy to announce that we're now accepting proposals for player speakers for the event, so if you'd like to be a pa...

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First EVE Vegas 2016 Ticket Holder Draw Winner Announced!

By CCP Falcon

On June 10th we announced the EVE Vegas 2016 ticket holder’s draw. With the first draw now completed, we are ready to announce the first winner, this one winning the draw for June, and claiming a Panorama Suite upgrade and complimentary airport limousine transfers. The winner is: A'Nae of 15 Minute Outliers [15MO] Winners of the prize draw will be contacted via the email address they used to collect their tickets with full details on how they can claim their prize. There are still more prizes a...

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First preview of the June release - Join the mass test on June 14th at 17:00 UTC

By CCP Phantom

Join our mass test on Tuesday, June 14th, and explore new features of the next EVE Online release! We invite you to our next mass test on the server Singularity this Tuesday, June 14th, at 17:00 EVE time (=UTC). During this mass test we will investigate new game mechanics, game improvements, new visuals and bug fixes for the coming EVE Online release. All participants will receive a reward of two million skillpoints (available only on the test server Singularity).

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The EVE Vegas 2016 Ticket Holder's Draw!

By CCP Falcon

As summer arrives and here in Iceland we enjoy our three days of uninterrupted sunshine before it starts to rain and snow again, we're reminded once again that it's that time of the year again, and EVE Vegas is coming! On October 28th through 30th, Las Vegas will host the biggest gathering of internet spaceship pilots on the North American continent packed with EVE related presentations, roundtables and activities, along with game demos of all CCP's current titles. If you haven't heard much abo...

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Wine Support For Mac - Try It Today!

By CCP Falcon

In an effort to offer more officially supported ways to play EVE on Mac, we're now providing support for Wine in addition to Cider. To make things simple for all our users who're playing EVE via Mac, the launcher will take care of this all for you, it's simply a matter of selecting which one you'd like to use in your EVE Launcher preferences. You'll need launcher version 1016420 or newer in order to utilize Wine, and it's as simple as selecting preferences from the EVE Launcher Menu, and select...

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