Invasion Special Episode — On October 14, 2019, Killah Bee resigned from the Council of Stellar Management. He joins Matterall on the hour of the news breaking to discuss what led to his decision to resign, his thoughts on the CSM, and his plans for the future.
Invasion, Special Episode — On this special episode, CCP Dopamine and CCP Goodfella join Matterall and Carneros to discuss the recent CSM Summit. The week long CSM summit, which occurs twice annually at CCP’s headquarters in Reykjavik, Iceland, is an opportunity for the player-elected Council of Stellar Management to meet with CCP and provide input and feedback on the ongoing development of Eve Online.
Recording of breaking news. Brisc Rubal, CSM member is removed from CSM 13 and banned permanently, along with Pando and Dark Shines of Initiative, for profiting from NDA information.
Episode 18 – Fraternity leader Noraus asses the situation as enemies gather at his walls. TEST and the new, yet unnamed, Russian block are held back by a nonaggression pact that ends in 3 weeks. Meanwhile, a disastrous loss of two titans for Fraternity has turned around instantly as TEST fumbles a withdrawal and leaves behind a Komodo that is killed by Fraternity. First ever. That and more.
Dirk MacGirk, Artimus Albosa, MacCloud, and Matterall review the second half of the CSM Summit Minutes. 10. Server performance and tech issues 11. Ship and module balance 12. Sovereignty and fleet warfare 13. Upwell structures 14. Structures part II: Galactic Boogaloo 15. Balance follow-up with Team Size Matters 16. Community session 17. The Activity Tracker 18. The Agency & The Fleet Finder 19. Wormholes and Factional Warfare 20. Player Gatherings in 2019 21. Recruitment Program & Marketing Projects 22. Summit Close
Dirk MacGirk, Artimus Albosa, and Matterall review the first half of the CSM Summit Minutes. Summit welcome EVE Leadership Team Abyssal Deadspace, Status and plans War declarations Economy session ESI meeting with Team Tech-Co and friends Live events New player experience Customer Support Team – Policies (more in part 2)
This week on Talking in Stations, we look down South – in the region of Immensea – where there have been some strategic alliance movements. We will talk with Vily from TEST and Garst Tyrell from Triumvirate. Are these activities the opening shots to something much bigger? In our second half, we look at the diversity of CSM 2018 and what it means for the soul of Eve. Is Eve missing out on opportunities for player engagement and interaction because most of the CSM candidates are very homogeneous in their thinking?
The election results are in for CSM13. The council of stellar management, CSM for short, has concluded with a live-streamed broadcast of the winners. Voting tallies were released a day later. This is the 13th time in 10 years that players of EVE online have elected a select group of representatives to be their voice at the table with CCP, the makers of EVE online, plan new features for the game. Thirty thousand votes were cast for 48 candidates. Ten of those candidates become full CSM members. Seven of the 10 were incumbent CSM members. Of the three new arrivals,...