Running EventsThe running events at the bottom constitute the biggest part of the News screen. Here the latest 25 player- or alliance-specific events are listed - from NPCs killed to starbases constructed many event-types are reported. These events are divided in categories which may be selected for specific display:
It is possible to search for specific pilots or alliances. All found news will go up to the latest 15 ones of the selected category. Premium Accounts have the additional option of downloading a CSV file containing the latest 250 news entries of the selected category.
Special EventsOnce every 13 hours, a special major event may be triggered, usually running for several days. There are many forms of special events, ranging from sector-wide to cluster-wide happenings or even diplomatic shifts of relations between two factions. [REF:Special Events]
The fully automatic procedure how and if special events are triggered works like this:
At the same times, overdue special events are terminated. Note that due to step 1 up to five special events may be running at the same time.
Special events are displayed in boxes below the GNN logo and may be expanded by clicking >>:
Premium Accounts have the additional option of downloading a CSV file containing the news entries of all past special events.
Alliance TerritoryDaily updated changes of sector dominance in the universe are announced here as well as on the Statistics - Territory page. [MECH:Alliance Territory]
Major EventsMajor Events are new developments in the game's all-embracing storyline, reported via unique news-texts. They are displayed the same way as special events, but in an orange color.
Last modification on this page: 2013-09-14