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State of the Goonion Address: Cloud Ring Purge

Bill McDonough 2015-11-19

Thursday, November 19, saw the delivery of another State of the Goonion address from The Mittani, heralding the beginning of a new war for the Imperium. Streamed live on TheMittaniTV’s Twitch channel, the address named Pandemic Horde <REKTD>‘s nascent coalition, involving many…

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Conflict in Insmother: 300B ISK Destroyed So Far

Submission 2015-11-18

Drone Regions Federation (DRF) and Red Menace Coalition (RMC) are inflicting massive losses on each other as they battle in Insmother. Over the past three days, both of the Russian coalitions have committed huge forces for their respective causes, and…

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Grid Size Changes on the Horizon

Submission 2015-11-17

A key part of EVE you probably don’t think about much, the grid, is set to get a major overhaul in the near future. GRIDS – AN INVISIBLE CONUNDRUM A grid in EVE is the volumetric area that your ship…

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We Hear You Parallax

David Matterall 2015-11-14

The latest expansion for EVE, Parallax, hit last week and had its share of problems, but it also brought back an old friend: Music. This sure won over veteran players that grew up in-game listening to EVE music while they fumbled…

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Among the Stars: Hauling Dangerously

TMC Archives 2015-11-12

Eve is complex. Really complex. And to a new player, almost mind bogglingly so. When you come from other MMOs, where the primary source of equipment is killing something for it and looting the corpse, it seems impossible that the…

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Lessons in Trust

David Matterall 2015-11-10

There is a crossroads between the two highest profile news items talked about last week; The CSM Manny removal, and the Kickstarter Campaign for a “Fountain War” book. When the metasphere should have been dominated by the Amarr Champion Trials,…

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In Memoriam: The Legacy of Vile Rat and Sean Smith

Alexander "The Mittani" Gianturco 2015-11-09

(I was going to write this as a short broadcast to Goonswarm and the Imperium to mark the anniversary of Sean Smith’s death in Benghazi on September 11th, 2012. That short broadcast turned into an essay as the words and the grief…

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Module Tiericide Coming This Winter

Submission 2015-11-09

The ongoing project of Module Tiericide is an attempt to replace the meta-based module system with a new role-based system. Rather than a linear meta-level progression of power, the named modules will now offer a specialized role in their module…

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MANNY DEPARTS CSM

David Matterall 2015-11-07

The Council of Stellar Management (CSM) has lost its third member this term. This time it was the top vote-getter Manfred Sidious (Manny) from Pandemic Legion (PL). Manny was removed by CCP for reasons unspecified, but the worst kept secret…

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GSF Diplomatic Update: September-October 2015

Submission 2015-11-06

HALLOWEEN DOOOOOOOOMPLOMATIC UPDATE Ministry – Everyday is Halloween It’s no longer technically Halloween, but as Ministry says – every day is Halloween. We’re back! Sorry for the interruption in service, folks. It’s been a crazy couple of months for me….

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PvE Round Table: Big Changes and Big Ideas Ahead

Submission 2015-11-06

Editor’s Note: This article is a corrected version of the retracted piece on the PvE roundtable at Eve Vegas. The first article presented editorial speculation as statements by CCP Affinity, contained factual errors, and gave an incorrect picture of both…

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NOW LIVE: FOUNTAIN WAR KICKSTARTER

Submission 2015-11-03

FINAL CUT Jeff Edwards Fountain War Kickstarter EVE Online The Mittani Media CCP Games PREPARING FOR BATTLE I didn’t know it until a few months ago, but I’ve been preparing to write The Fountain War novel for most of my…

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Among the stars: scanning and scavenging

Submission 2015-11-03

Hey, guys, how do I make ISK off of exploration? I’ve gotten a lot of questions from new players about exploration. It’s an attractive idea: free ISK floating in space, just waiting to be found. Not only that, but the…

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CCP BACKS THE FOUNTAIN WAR KICKSTARTER

Alexander "The Mittani" Gianturco 2015-10-31

On November 3rd, our Kickstarter project ‘The Fountain War’ launches, bringing bestselling author Jeff Edwards together with CCP in creating the first ever novel about EVE Online based on real player experiences. We will share our collective stories and great deeds not only with the EVE Online community,…