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Clone States – The Future Of Access To EVE Online

By CCP Falcon

Текст на русском языке опубликован ниже Bitte nach unten scrollen, um diese Nachricht auf Deutsch anzusehen Faites défiler vers le bas pour voir ce message en français Today, we are happy to announce a new change that’s coming to EVE Online in November that will fundamentally change New Eden, and how our pilots access it. In short, cloning scientists in New Eden have developed a new method of cloning that revolves around two new clone states, Alpha and Omega.

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Macintosh Client - Switch to Wine on September 1st

By CCP Falcon

We're happy to announce, that as per this forum post, we will soon be completing the changeover to Wine from the Cider wrapper we currently use for Macintosh support. This changeover will occur on September 1st for all pilots who are playing on Macintosh, and all pilots who are using the Cider wrapper will be switched over to Wine on this date. Please take a look at the forum thread above for further details!

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Join our mass test on August 30

By CCP Phantom

Join our mass test on the server Singularity next Tuesday, August 30th, at 17:00 UTC (EVE time). During this mass test we will test the general client and server performance, as well as, point in space selection performance (doomsday, etc.) under low FPS conditions. (Image courtesy of ISD Interstellar Correspondents) All participants will receive a reward of two million skillpoints (available only on the test server Singularity).

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Issues With API Key Management

By CCP Falcon

We are currently aware of an issue with the API Key management system on community.eveonline.com. At this stage, we are investigating the cause of this problem, and will be looking to work on a fix as soon as possible. API Key functionality may be affected for at least the next 24-48 hours, but we hope to have this issue resolved as soon as possible. Apologies for any inconvenience this issue may cause!

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Two More EVE Vegas Ticket Holder Draw Winners Announced!

By CCP Falcon

On June 10th we announced the EVE Vegas 2016 ticket holder’s draw. With the third draw now completed, we are ready to announce two new winners from the August draw who will each claim a Resort Vista room upgrade and complimentary airport limousine transfers as per the original announcement. The release of these winning names comes a few days later after a busy week for the Community Team - We apologize for the delay! The winners are: Luc Ferros of Destructive Influence [DICE.] Jiradus Tazinas o...

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The Battle Of SH1-6P - Screenshot Contest Results

By CCP Falcon

Saturday afternoon saw a brutal slugfest occur over a Circle of Two Capital Ship Assembly Array in SH1-6P, in the northern region of Tribute. Given the amazing amount of images that came from this fight, we decided to hold an impromptu screenshot contest via twitter, as announced once the battle had concluded. We're now happy to announce a list of twitter users who have won PLEX after showing off their awesome images from the fight: 5 PLEX - @Ben_Thai1234 (image also chosen as header for contes...

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Instagram screenshot competition results

By CCP Leeloo

Greetings to all screenshot-loving capsuleers! A few weeks ago we announced that we would be hosting a screenshot competition on Instagram. The submission preiod ended on 5th of August and I must admit, it was very hard to select the winners as all screenshots were absolutely amazing! As you might already know if you were watching the o7 show today, we've selected 10 best submissions and also added another 10 extra prizes due to an astonishing interest. Here are some numbers about the competiti...

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The o7 Show Airs Tonight At 20:00 UTC!

By CCP Falcon

Greetings internet spaceship television watching citizens of New Eden! Tonight the o7 Show airs at 20:00 UTC. We'll be broadcasting simultaneously on Twitch, YouTube and Facebook so you can watch it wherever you prefer. We'll be sitting down with CCP Fozzie and CCP Masterplan to discuss the future, and there'll also be a chat with video maker and spaceship guru Rhiload about his awesome Zkill Ship Guides.

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A Reminder, Plus More Player & Developer Speakers For EVE Vegas!

By CCP Falcon

Preparations for EVE Vegas are now in full swing here at CCP Headquarters, and as we draw closer to the event, which takes place on October 28-30th at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, we're starting to solidify the schedule and confirm more speakers. We're happy to announce two more developers who'll be in attendance from the Valkyrie team to talk a little about what's going on in the world of the Valkyries, and organize the EVE Valkyrie Tournament in Vegas. CCP Roo CCP Re...

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Matigu Seabeast SKINs Now Available In The New Eden Store!

By CCP Falcon

We are happy to announce that Matigu Seabeast SKINs are now available for the following Caldari hulls in the New Eden Store: Raptor Crow Buzzard Crane Naga Tayra Cerberus Bustard Badger Kestrel Golem Ferox Basilisk The Matigu Seabeast SKIN line contrasts the familiar dark steel finishes of Caldari ships with green accents reminiscent of planet Matigu's colorful oceans. Take a look at the New Eden Store and browse through hundreds of SKINs, apparel, and accessories to customize your avatar and s...

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Awareness 101! Reported Phishing Attempts Against EVE Online Accounts!

By CCP Falcon

(click to enlarge) We have recently been made aware of a phishing scam that is currently targeting EVE Online players. As can be seen from the image above, emails are being sent to members of the community that contain links that lead to a bogus version of the EVE Online Single Sign On page. The mails are typically disguised as mails from Customer Support, Team Security or the Community Team, informing the recipient that a PLEX or character transfer has been completed, that a support response h...

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118.7 Has Been Successfully Deployed!

By CCP Falcon

The 118.7 release has been deployed successfully! This release brings contract functionality to citadels, as well as iterations on the visual damage system, PBR for in space assets, improvements to graphics performance in areas that have clouds and more intuitive UI feedback for ship holds. You can find out more about this release, and read the patch notes over on EVE Updates. For general feedback on this release, please use this thread. To report issues with the PC build, please use this threa...

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Patch Notes Available For 118.7 August Release!

By CCP Falcon

Patch notes are now available for the 118.7 release, which will be deployed during downtime on Tuesday, August 9th 2016. The 118.7 release will bring contract functionality to citadels, as well as iterations on the visual damage system, PBR for in space assets, improvements to graphics performance in areas that have clouds and more intutive UI feedback for ship holds. Check out more information on whats coming on the EVE Updates website and in the patch notes for 118.7 which can be found here. ...

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Exploit Warning – Using ECM Bursts to PVP Flag tethered ships

By CCP Falcon

We have recently been made aware of an unintended use of game mechanics that is being used to kill tethered ships by flagging them with a PVP timer using an ECM Burst. From the date and time of this message, using an ECM Burst to PVP flag a ship that is tethered to a citadel for the purposes of giving additional time to bump it out of tether range for destruction is considered an exploit, and will be dealt with as such. This issue will be fixed with the 118.7 release on Tuesday, August 9th, 201...

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