History

19 Op-Ed

The Community Was EVE: A Four-Year Retrospective

Dirk Stetille 2022-05-06

In recent weeks, CCP Games has been mired in controversy, after controversy, after controversy, in the run up to EVE Online’s first Fanfest event in four years. I’m talking, of course, about selling in-game ships for real money with no…

106 Analysis

What’s PAPI’s Casus Belli?: Too Big To Fail vs. Allowed to Lose

Seir Luciel 2021-06-16

As the war continues, I increasingly believe that this war is incredibly significant for EVE. I also come to believe that the consequences of it are even deeper than we initially realize. Some of this has already been spoken about,…

92 Op-Ed

A Path to Dominance: Pandemic Legion

JMoravia 2019-02-25

Few people would dispute that New Eden’s current leader in military and economic strength is Goonswarm Federation, but how could another group take that crown? In the series A Path to Dominance, INN examines some of the major corporations and…

155 Featured

Tenth Anniversary: Band of Brothers – A Shattered Alliance

Guilford Australis 2019-02-13

Ten years ago last week Band of Brothers, the original superpower in EVE Online, lost all their systems in a single night, and then disbanded the alliance. The following weeks saw Band of Brothers (BoB) dissolve into a few minor corporations,…

16 Eve Online

How Not to Run a Corp: A Sub–Zero Story

D'nara Atreidis 2018-03-31

The vast cold expanses of New Eden are a galaxy filled with war, friendship, betrayal, and no shortage of floating corpses. The large empires, beset by problems on all sides, sit stagnant. Faced with relentless attacks from pirates and entities…

5 Eve Online

Amarr Reconquista Part 2: Rise of the Spanish Empire

Vulxanis Viceroy 2017-08-18

This article is a continuation of an academic cultural analysis regarding one of the real-life parallels to the fictional faction of the Amarr Empire. In part one, I covered how the Amarr originated from Earth and discussed multiple points of…

8 Editorial

Amarr Reconquista Part 1: From the Ashes, an Empire of the Stars

Vulxanis Viceroy 2017-08-14

This past semester was especially stressful. I had many papers and I barely slept for the two weeks prior to finals. A silver lining to this insomnia and caffeine-fueled late night paper writing nightmare, was the chance to actually use…

0 Uncategorized

Historical Ties: Mahan and EVE

TMC Archives 2016-06-14

Introduction In 1890, a United States Navy officer named Alfred Thayer Mahan published The Influence of Sea Power Upon History: 1660–1783. The book outlined Mahan’s theories on the Navy’s place in military strategy and how dominance of the seas would…

0 Eve Online

Historical Ties: Risk in EVE Warfare

TMC Archives 2016-05-20

Introduction Many historical analogies have been brought to bear on the current conflict between the Imperium and the MBC. From barbarians at the gates of Rome, to Vietnam-style guerilla war, history is full of parallels to current events in EVE….

0 DOTA 2

Dota 2: A History Lesson

Submission 2013-07-15

Ah, the wonderful history of Dota. This is an article that I’ve had a number of people request from me, and one that I was dreading to write. “Why, my humble writer,” I hear you ask, “what could possibly be…

0 Sins of a Solar Spymaster

16: The History of the Second Great War (2/2)

TMC Archives 2009-06-15

Meanwhile, In Period Basis: April 15th – April 25th Something had to be done to staunch the coalition’s bleeding in Querious. Pilot participation was in the gutter, and increasingly it seemed that the average pilot viewed Querious as an irrelevant…