The landscape of EVE Online has been boiling with tension for months now, and it’s not the typical geopolitical or interpersonal drama that fans of the space opera crave. This latest round of conflict comes courtesy of developer CCP pushing a new kind of PvE content into the game. This is of course the long-teased
After yesterday’s writeup speculating on the new possible Drifter storyline, I noticed something interesting. A new video came out today showcasing new ship models which bear some obvious significance. Youtuber Uriel Anteovnuecci broke the news with the following showcase. You should also check out the full leak file that shows all the incoming changes that
Any EVE Online player has probably heard of the Drifters at this point. But in case you haven’t, here’s a very brief rundown. CCP introduced the Drifters as a mechanism for testing new AI mechanics that would make “rats” (AI-controlled ships) much more lethal to players. These new Drifters were followed, experimented on and speculated
In the wake of Jamyl Sarum I’s tragic death yesterday, CCP Logibro announced on the Alliance Tournament live stream and on the forums that, as is tradition, each Amarrian House will put forth a champion to fight to the death to win that house the empire. This time, however, capsuleers will be the combatants. The
Alton Haveri reports live as the avatar class titan TES Seraph, piloted by Amarr Empress Jamyl I is destroyed in Safizon, en route to the ceremonial commissioning of the new Imperial Flagship, TES Auctoritas. AGAINST ALL AUTHORITIES SOVEREIGNTY COMES UNDER ATTACK IN CATCH FEDCAF EXECUTIVE OFFICERS MEET IN ALGOGILLE TO DISCUSS DRIFTER ACTIVITY WITHIN
This weeks Scope News report focuses on an attack on Lai Dai corporation assets. The footage ostensibly shows ships of Caldari origin engaging and destroying the convoy. Said convoy was believed to be carrying assembly materials for Guardian Logistics cruisers, the same ones having been ordered by the Amarr Throne Worlds fleet for defensive purposes.
Since the release of Strategic Cruisers in Apochrypha, and the more recent introduction of T3 destroyers, there has been speculation about what the next phase of technology for New Eden ships will look like. A recent blog written in-lore discusses the keel-laying ceremony of a new Imperial flagship, based on the Abaddon Battleship. The announcement
This post is written from an in-lore perspective, so speculation that would follow reports like this will be dispersed throughout. In the system of Sarum Prime, one jump from Amarr, a massive fight has occurred between various allied capsuleers and a sizable fleet of Drifter battleships. Early reports are unclear on the exact details and
The recent updates to the Singularity test server have revealed the first glimpses into the previously inaccessible Drifter Wormholes. As it stands now, it is impossible to enter these portions of space on the live servers. These images reveal new structures and potential anomalies in “Drifter” space. Could we be seeing a new class of
The incredible masters of EVE lore at Hydrostatic have released another lore panel. This monster of a panel covers all manner of developments within EVE concerning the Jove, Sleepers. Drifters, and speculate potential upcoming events with these topics in New Eden.
More nice things coming out of the 2015 EVE Online Fanfest which is taking place in Iceland. CCP Games last year made one amazing trailer which utilized in game voice comms to convey the whole “EVE Experience”, this without doubts was one – if not the – best EVE Online trailers ever released. A few
This is CCP Affinity on behalf of Team Space Glitter and we would like to show you some week one stats on The Drifters that we released with Tiamat. One of our goals with The Drifters was to further iterate on the new NPC AI we released with the Circadian Seekers. It has been awesome
“The Scope” program from Galactic News Network (CCP’s ingame creation to release official news), has a new video out, this time on Drifters. It does confirm, for the record, that Caroline’s Star did in fact originate in Jove space. The majority of the video covers the new NPC faction, Drifters, that have been released in EVE’s last expansion. This