World News

Archive

New and sophisticated friend-foe tracking system implemented

By Svarthol

A new and highly advanced galactic system for tracking aggravations between space ships is being deployed by CONCORD and is expected to become operational tomorrow. According to official sources the new system will give CONCORD a better overview of deep space conflicts and will reflect more clearly the nature of the combat.

Read full post

Factory demand drives up rental prices

By Svarthol

Industrial tycoons running manufacture space stations are ecstatic over the high demand for the factory service they provide. Being true capitalists the tycoons have decided to raise the rental cost for their factory slots. It is expected that price for renting factory slots may rise as much as 800% in some areas, less in others.

Read full post

Concord comments on recent security breaches in empire space

By Svarthol

Our sources claim that several steps have been taken within local and galactic law enforcement agencies to address the recent tide of piracy and criminal activities within the boundaries of empire space. High ranking officials within Concord and army officers have denied to comment on any details regarding these operations, as this would compromise the safety of their military and staff, but state that naturally they will do all they can to ensure the safety of all civilians and space travelers ...

Read full post

CONCORD deploys Special Ops

By Svarthol

An emergency meeting of high-ranking CONCORD officials was held in closed session earlier today, as confirmed by an anonymous source of impeccable reliability. The impromptu meeting was called following a tidal wave of reports from law enforcement agencies representing each of the five empires and some small, independent territories.

Read full post

Security warning in Obe

By Svarthol

CONCORD has issued a travel warning to all those going through the Obe system, a popular hub and trade route. Apparently a loosely held group of terrorists and marauders have been preying on innocent traders. Without mercy, these evildoers prefer erasing all traces of their crimes by actually killing their victims.

Read full post

Strike Resolved

By Svarthol

The SCC announced today the peaceful resolution of the strike that pervaded the educational sector yesterday, blocking all trading with skill packs. Details of the agreement were not made public but the Dean of the University of Caille, Carbircelle Hatiniestan was quoted as saying that "some significant synergistic rapprochements had been made leading to a lucrative arrangement for all parties involved".

Read full post

Education on Strike

By Svarthol

Following profound disagreements between academics and the manufacturers of skill packs regarding their license fee, unions throughout have, in an unique demonstration of cooperation, blocked the availability of skill packs in all market regions. The SCC (Secure Commerce Commission) is expected to agree upon an emergency legislation in an extraordinary meeting tomorrow to re-establish order.

Read full post

Used ship salesmen

By Svarthol

The SCC has become increasingly agitated with the influx of deceitful merchants dealing in wares which do not meet up to the expected standards. In addition the blatant bundling of various lousy salesmen, who sold ships to other people yet forgot to strip them of the extra equipment, further enlightened the SCC of how bad the situation had become.

Read full post

Strip-mining

By Svarthol

The empires are becoming concerned that independent individuals are harvesting too much of the stellar resources the empires had staked for their own use. Couple this with the intensified pirate activity due to increases in space traffic and the empires have a real problem on their hands. They have now joined forces in a program that will augment their authority throughout civilized space in the near future.

Read full post

Global amnesty

By Svarthol

Because of changes to security status an amnesty is granted to all, concord and the NPC factions will loose memory of their enemies

Read full post

Cluster Restart

By Svarthol

At about 09:30 GMT we experienced some troubles with a couple of nodes in the cluster going into overdrive having negative impact on other nodes in the cluster. The cluster was immediately restarted. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Read full post

Live chat Thursday with the Eve Team

By Svarthol

Please join us Thursday, May 29, at 22:00 GMT/ 6 pm EST for our fourth Stratics House of Commons chat. The event takes place in #eveonlinehoc on the Stratics IRC server. For more information, visit http://chat.stratics.com.

Read full post

New 2nd agent available

By Svarthol

The problem with the second agent often being in some distant low-security solar system is now fixed. To allow everybody a chance at a new agent, we have reopened the tutorial kill mission again for all who have completed it. To acquire a new agent, go to your starting agent and complete the tutorial kill mission again.

Read full post

New Patch - Update Issues

By Svarthol

We are currently capping the servers to maximum number of users to make sure the patch is working properly, and plan to raise the cap gradually if things look better.

Read full post

Extended Server Downtime

By Svarthol

Today we are updating the server with a new version. When the new patch was deployed a bug surfaced which over loaded our database servers. This bug had not been identified before in testing, as it didn't cause an overload until thousands of players were in game, along with a large increase in open orders on the regional markets. The servers have been restarted with a cap so we could observe what was going on and analyze the problem.

Read full post

Servers Online Again

By Svarthol

We have now finished updating the servers and the new version is online. There is no capping on the numer of users. We are still seeing some affects of the database overload and will work relentlessly on resolving those issues. Thank you for your Patience. The CCP Team.

Read full post

Pirates are getting grumpy

By Svarthol

Thanks to the valiant defense of the Patch Squad, the advance of the pirates was thwarted in a few heroic battles last night, at least for now. But the hordes of barbarians will probably not be stopped. The Squad is pleading for reinforcements as they continue their fight. Any help will be welcomed.

Read full post

CONCORD Pirate Warning

By Svarthol

CONCORD has issued a warning statement of a suspected increase in pirate activity in the very near future. Experts on the situation believe that the pirates are intensifying their activity in response to dramatic increase in space travellers within regions traditionally associated with pirates. In order to acclimatize space farers to this new and dangerous situation the DED will make an exceptional effort to keep the pirates at bay, but these efforts can only be sustained for 24 hours or so.

Read full post
Prev 1 ... 45 46 47 48 49 50 Next