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The Rhetoric of War: A Double-Edged Sword

SeirLuciel 2020-09-16

The horn has been blown and, apparently, many Imperium members are answering the call. But old Goons aren’t the only ones who’ve heard the sound of the horn. Calls for aid aren’t shouted into an empty void; the Imperium’s enemies…

8 Analysis

The Art of War: WWB and PanFam

Gray Doc 2020-09-14

(Editor’s Note: This article is the first in a three-part series and focuses on PanFam. Parts two and three will focus on TEST and the Imperium respectively.) Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go…

1 News

World War Bee: Week 10

Ban Syrin 2020-09-14

Week 10 of World War Bee hit a new low in action as forces continued to reposition across the Southwest of New Eden. INN’s tally of fights in the war for week 10 is a mere six fights of consequence,…

13 Editorial

The Return of the Goon

Moomin Amatin 2020-09-13

Disclaimer: These are the views, observations, and experiences of an F1 Monkey and they in no way wholly represent the Imperium. If you have a problem with my words of “truthiness” then by all means feel free to send me…

0 News

GM Week 2020 Kicks Off September 14

Gray Doc 2020-09-12

CCP’s annual GM Week  begins Monday, September 14, and runs through Saturday, September 19. As with previous such events, each day will have special activities, including: Monday, September 14 at 17:00 UTC – Whack-a-Bot in Yulai. Capsuleers may want to bring…

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THE BEACONS ARE LIT: GOONDOR CALLS FOR AID

Alexander "The Mittani" Gianturco 2020-09-09

~WE HAVE SOUNDED THE HORN OF GOONDOR~ You knew this day would come; you knew that you would be called. Only as a last resort; only when it matters most, when the fate of our tribe and the galaxy itself…

1 News

Abyss Update: Capital Mutaplasmids, Two New Abyssal Tiers

Quendan 2020-09-08

CCP announced the “Depth of the Abyss” update to be launched this month. The update introduces capital module Mutaplasmids, two new tiers of Abyssal sites, new NPCs in those pockets, and changes to pockets to allow Abyssal sites to be…

2 News

A Lone Sabre & Small Gangs vs An Erebus

Kyle Saltz 2020-09-07

Empyrean Guard (Tactical Narcotics Team) member Durgar Tulan was passing time in station when he caught an intel report that a Titan was gating through Fountain towards Cloud Ring. At first Durgar thought it was impossible, that maybe the intel was…

5 News

World War Bee: Week Nine

Ban Syrin 2020-09-07

Week nine of World War Bee was by far the slowest week in terms of battles and major killmails. Major actions have more than halved since week five, the highest action since week one, and down from 68 to 33…

0 News

PAX Online Announces 2020 Lineup

Ban Syrin 2020-09-05

The video game expo PAX will be running its first ever PAX Online beginning Saturday, September 12, and running through Sunday, September 20. The nine-day digital event is set to transform their North American, Australian, and UK gaming events into a…

11 Analysis

Groupthink in EVE Online

Gray Doc 2020-09-05

On August 21, 2020, a battle took place in KVN-36 which resulted in a crashed server node. An analysis of the reactions to the crash demonstrates the power of groupthink in EVE Online. Put briefly, we see what we expect…

0 News

CCP Adjusts Prices

Ban Syrin 2020-09-04

CCP has announced an update to their pricing for various currencies beginning October 5. All Omega plans and Skill Extractor packs purchased in UK Pound Sterling (GBP) will see a price hike to realign the cost to USD and Euros for…

11 Editorial

Goon and Horde: A Conversation

Gray Doc 2020-09-03

This article was co-written by Graydoc and Seir Luciel. Editor’s Note: The following is a conversation between the author and his son, Seir Luciel. The author is a member of the Imperium, and his son is a member of Pandemic…

5 News

Didn’t Want That Titan Anyway

Robert Miller 2020-09-02

Undocking a super or Titan from anything but a Keepstar requires you have a cyno ready to jump to, because you won’t be docking back up. That’s common knowledge for null sec players, but maybe not so much for high…