Tag Archives: Blog Banter

EOM

No, not Empire of Man, End of Month.  I stole this from bloggers I read and respect and it seemed like a good way to end the Blaugust challenge.  I have managed, for the whole month, to do a post … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Room Names

OOC CCP is, apparently, changing facilities and will be wanting to name the new meeting rooms.  So they are asking for player input and we have narrowed it down to ship names.  These are some of my thoughts. Terror HMS Terror was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Vegas Announcement

OOC Well, yesterday CCP dropped the news that next year they would not be doing an Eve Vegas. I have a few thoughts about this and seeing as I am doing a post a day for the month I figured … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Delay, Rock on Road

He was almost to the ship when a friend contacted him. ‘Some results for those questions you had. ‘ Mike spun on his heel and headed up to an agreed upon coffee shop to meet up with the miner. “You … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Incentives

Mike paged through the comms advertisements and deleted them after a quick glance to each.  This one offered free mining ships if you joined their corp.  That one two sides with every entree.  Sale sale sale and for Gods sakes … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Sandbox Blues

One of the hazards of sandbox games is the very question Pinky asks.  Without a set goal some folks become lost while other revel in the freedom.  The two ends of the scale are ‘on rails’ games where your path … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Combat, Once more, with feeling.

OK, this one is going to be all over the place so bear with me.  Combat, in mmo’s is a contentious issue.  Player want it to be visceral.  You hear devs talk about field trips to gun ranges to get … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Meeting Security

The Oracle class ship hovered close to the planet docking bay until the automatic systems took over and it glided in to form a giant Egg structure.  The pilot exited the ship into a corridor that lead to a room … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Hull Bonuses

This post by Rixx got me thinking.  Hull bonuses are, in Eve, an indicator of best use for a ship. They also are the reason for training the skills beyond the minimum needed.  This one likes shields, that one likes … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Modified 14 (3rd and last bit)

Mike looked to his comm reminders and swore softly. “OK gang, I have to wrap this up quick because there are some things I need to do in Yulai with Concord.” “You work for Concord now?”  The admin could not … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment