Category Archives: crafting

EVE: Changing the influence bar

Jester has two interesting posts up currently; this one is about his experiences with Incursions after their nerf, and today’s post is about a CSM townhall meeting and this quote in particular: Alekseyev Karrde > Some players have unrealistic expectactions … Continue reading

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EVE: Social goblin

Gevlon, once again, has disappointed. A few months back he set the moderate goal of just buying a Titan, rather than reaching market-dominating levels of ISK to truly impact New Eden the way major market barons do. Today, even the … Continue reading

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EVE: (Not) Mining in a WH

TAGN has a post about mining in EVE, which includes stats from CCP talking about where mining happens. Not surprisingly, high-sec is by far the most popular spot, and WH space the least productive. This got me thinking about WH … Continue reading

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EVE: WH building blocks

Gevlon posts + unfiltered comments = internet winning. That aside, WH life update time. I like our WH. Having a low-sec static means we can roll it in an attempt to get favorable Empire access, or roll it to a … Continue reading

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EVE: Aim higher

Back when Gevlon (and countless other bloggers) droned on and on about WoW AH ‘strategies’ I always laughed to myself. Posting that you dominate the kiddy pool just makes you look bad, and the only people who are impressed by … Continue reading

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EVE: First weekend in our wormhole

Rumors of WH life being slow and boring are greatly exaggerated, at least based on our first weekend. Holy crap did a lot happen. After the previously reported POS setup failure, the EVE gods smiled on us and opened up … Continue reading

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EVE: INQ-E March update

One of the interesting things about running a fairly noob-filled EVE Corp is you get a lot of first-hand experience with the learning curve and progression path. As our new guys are learning the different aspects of the game, they … Continue reading

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Quick update

Sorry for the lack of posts of late, been under the weather a bit. First a quick note about TW Shogun 2; it’s more fun than I initially though. Once I figured most of the systems out, and got the … Continue reading

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EVE: The most positive negative thing you will see all day

This is why the EVE economy works. 57 billion ISK destroyed in one fight. 57 billion ISK of ships and fittings ‘crafters’ get to produce and sell. Neg-sum PvP sure is a huge positive eh? Some other notes: 491 vs … Continue reading

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EVE: Ships, lots of ships!

Over the holiday weekend INQ-E went shopping and picked up a BPC of every T1 ship in EVE off a contract, giving all of us a nice big goal to work towards, along with hopefully a solid source of ISK. … Continue reading

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