CCP Zulu, EVE Online's Senior Producer, penned a Producer's Letter late last week contextualizing the new release paradigm, celebrating the successes of Incursion and hinting at things to come such as the later Incursion releases and the beginnings of the Incarna deployment. His dev blog can be found here.
The Council of Stellar Management (CSM) is now undergoing it's candidacy application period for the Sixth CSM, which ends just prior to midnight on February 23rd. Then, March 2nd will see the publication of approved candidates. Voting will occur between March 9th and 23rd. The CSM, unique to gaming, is a player-elected council that represents the views of the members of the EVE Online community to CCP. More information on the CSM and candidacy application can be found here.
EVE Fanfest 2011 looms large on the horizon, March 24-27 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Unprecedented access to developers, an event space done in true Gallente style, the the beauty of Iceland itself, a pride-crushing PvP tournament, thoughtful and inspiring round tables, a glimpse into our crazed Viking visions of the future and The Party at the Top of the World with FM Belfast, Booka Shade and RoXoR, the ubertalented CCP dev band....are just a few of the amazing things those attending will experience. Tickets are still available--take that plunge and join us in a unique gaming experience in Iceland. Visit the official Fanfest page for more information.
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