Vily and ExookiZ talk about the CSM summit and EVE Online. NoizyGamer reviews the MER and Security Report – thousands of bot accounts banned. The largest ban wave of its type. Then the MER to see what the statistics show us about Blackout.
On this episode, Matterall, Carneros, and Elise are joined by Ashterothi, Exonfang, and guest Noizy Gamer to go over the news of this busier-than-average week in New Eden. Later in the show, we take a deep dive into the data highlighted by the July Monthly Economic and Security Reports.
We meet Wind Spirits, a Chinese leader of Fraternity and the Winter Coalition – a coalition of Asian corporations. Jinn’Taan joins us as we explore the fascinating differences in culture between east and west. Eastern players are paid real money to be fleet commanders and approach the game as athletes, while the western players rely heavily on the meta (out of game advantages) to win wars. Two very different approaches to EVE Online.
EVE is under constant attack from non-players that hack accounts and liquidate game assets. The CCP Security Analysts explained their role in saving players from doom. In this episode, we take a look at the fascinating work life of CCP Grimmi and CCP Peligro, as they investigate account hacking, RMT, and botting. CCP Guard of the Community Team reports that CCP will be more open about efforts in the future. Near the end of the show, we discovered just how dark gambling addiction affects some players.
Killah Bee (NC.) and Tuzy (GSF) join the TIS crew to talk about Pandemic Horde’s move to Geminate and Triumverate’s withdrawal from Insmother. Structures 2.0 leads to the mass destruction of citadels in wormhole-space, while players from all security sectors try the Guardian’s Gala event. Find out who CCP T0rfifrans was and why he left CCP after 19 years. Finally, TIS introduces their official website.