Get Started in EVE Online
Your guide to starting life in New Eden
Your First Steps in EVE
Creating your character is an immersive experience resulting in many diverse combinations of Capsuleer. Enjoy the depth of EVE's legendary character creator and make an informed choice about your initial Empire. Your character's race and bloodline are based on your aesthetic preferences and will not have a large bearing on how your story unfolds in EVE, as every character has the potential to train all skills.
Starting Out in EVE
Take your first steps in EVE Online with confidence after watching this tutorial, including information on character creation, your on-board AI "Aura", progression and the paths you can take when you start out. Career Agents and The Agency will help you discover the many ways in which you can embark on your own personal space adventure!
Fight, Explore, Earn Wealth and More
What you do in New Eden is entirely up to you. EVE’s immense sandbox gives you the opportunity to choose between multiple activities, such as combat, mining, exploration and business. The key to this unique customization of your playstyle is skill training. This is a passive process, and it continues whether you are in or out of game. So be adventurous and explore new avenues of development for your character, as you can always change role and reinvent yourself if desired.
How to Make ISK in EVE Online
If you want to learn the best ways to make ISK in EVE Online, and find wealth in the world's #1 spaceship MMO game, then this is the video guide for you! Opportunities exist everywhere in New Eden for both rookies and veterans. Hunting NPCs, mission running, trading and playing the market, mining, manufacturing, even piracy and intimidation are all methods that players can use to amass ISK and realize their goals in EVE.
Start life strongly in EVE and stand out with the Bronze Pack, giving you a skill training boost, PLEX to spend, and customization options:
- 250,000 Skill Points to put towards skill training
- 60 PLEX to spend or sell in-game for millions of ISK
- SOE Expeditionary Suits
- Ship SKINs
Arm and Equip Your Ship
There are hundreds of ships to fly in EVE. Everything from small nimble craft and versatile mid-range vessels, to formidable warships and colossal freighters. Each has advantages and suited roles, but all are completely customizable as you decide how to equip and arm them. Watch this video to learn more about how to fit your ships for maximum effect!
Join a Corp - Learn the Ropes
Discover the benefits of joining a player-run corporation in EVE Online, such as Aideron Robotics, Brave Newbies Inc, EVE University, Karmafleet, Malevelon Roe Industries [MALRO], Pandemic Horde or Signal Cartel which can help you get started. You can even band together with other players in EVE and form your own corporations where you can enrich your experience, learn new elements of gameplay, and share your wealth and goals.
Market Tutorial Video
EVE's unique in-game market is unprecedented in scale and degree of player control. It is the beating heart of New Eden. Players are responsible for the manufacture of almost everything you can buy or sell! Check out this video to learn the basics of trading in EVE.