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Beeitnam: Week 58

Ban Syrin 2021-08-16

Week 58 was a big week for the war. INN tracked 127 hostile actions, far and away the most of Beeitnam. Delve was largely home to the action, but nearly all of the action was structure bashes across the Imperium…

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The Unfettered Flame

Osir1s 2021-08-07

Standing firm for months, the Imperium defense of the O-EIMK constellation came to an end. On August 2, 2021, as covered by The Meta Show, PAPI began unanchoring structures and announced their withdrawal from Delve. The thirteen-month offensive by PAPI…

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“Git Gud”: Reframing Goon Identity

Seir Luciel 2021-06-28

When Goons first entered the game, “the veterans of EVE Online laughed at the naivety of this swarming pack of new players in terrible ships” writes Andrew Groen. “Goonfleet embraced this idea, and co-opted the idea of the ‘swarm’ for its own self-image. Its pilots adopted the mascot of a chubby, cigar-smoking bumblebee wearing a World War 1-era German helmet, which they appropriately named “Fat Bee.” Their battlecry: “We’re terrible at this game!”

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Git Gud: Reframing the Delve Miracle

Gray Doc 2021-06-28

One of PAPI’s casus belli for the current war included the idea that the Imperium had just gotten too big and too powerful, and hence, all other groups needed to band together to take down the “top dog.” For the good of the whole game, of course. These claims are false, at least for Legacy and I won’t belabor that point. But, for the other members of PAPI, that war justification might have some legs, so let’s look at exactly what caused “the Delve Miracle” that led to Goons being so far ahead in economic and military power.

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To Legacy, with love, from INIT

Aneu 2021-03-24

We are fast approaching a year of World War Bee, the biggest and bloodiest fight to have ever occurred in EVE Online, and there is very little evidence of it slowing down.  Fountain of Glass On June 21st 2020 Imperium…

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PAPI Holds Karmafleet IHUBs

Gwailar 2021-03-18

Two days after a large sov victory in which the Imperium captured one IHUB and reinforced several more in the Karmafleet pocket in Delve, PAPI forces have held the line in the followup battle and prevented the Imperium from flipping…

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The Imperium Strikes Back

Gwailar 2021-03-13

In the early hours of March 13, less than a week after abandoning the M2 hellcamp and within hours of the fall of Big Disco’s Keepstar, the Imperium struck back against PAPI’s conquest of Delve. For the for first time…

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No Retreat, No Surrender

Elthar Nox 2021-03-05

The Mittani (PBUH) tightened the great shieldwall of the Imperium last weekend in a rousing fireside speech that announced his intentions for the next stage in the war. Like Leonidas at Thermopylae, but with better abs, he declared, “There is…

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Is PAPI Winning?

Gwailar 2021-02-16

“When you cant defend forts in delve that is a clear sign you are losing.” — Redditor comment on PAPI’s recent activity in Delve. Delve is burning. In the two and a half weeks since the M2 breakout on Jan…

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TEST’s Sword of Damocles

Cato Azizora 2021-01-05

A lot of nonsense gets tossed around regarding World War Bee and the Imperium’s supposed demise. Yet despite fighting outnumbered for so many months, the invader’s assured victory seems rather tenuous. Claims on Querious seem mixed and confused. Period Basis,…

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WAR UPDATE: OUR FINEST HOUR

Alexander "The Mittani" Gianturco 2020-11-26

“We shall go on to the end. We shall fight in Delve, we shall fight in T5Z, we shall fight in 1DQ, and E3O-I; we shall never surrender, even if, which I do not for a moment believe, this Region…

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The Soviet Strategy

Sophia 'Alizabeth' S 2020-11-10

They crossed over the border, the hour before dawn Moving in lines through the day Invasions, as a general rule, begin successfully. The invader has the initiative, and won’t invade if they do not believe in their chances for success….

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World War Bee: Week 16

Ban Syrin 2020-10-26

Week 16 of World War Bee was roughly on par with Week 15, as there were 17 hostile actions and 12 battles, per INN’s tracking. Delve and Querious largely dominated the headlines this week, with the W-4U1E constellation in Delve…

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The Third Strike: The Battle of 319-3D

Gray Doc 2020-10-14

On Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, the Imperium coalition successfully attacked and destroyed a Keepstar, the third such Keepstar to be destroyed in Delve within a week. The attackers consisted of the largest coalition ever to come together in New Eden,…