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Goodbye SC, Hello SC

Goodbye SC, Hello SC

For the last three and a half years my main video game has been StarCraft 2. I finished the main and expansion campaigns almost immediately, and the majority of my time has been spent playing against other players online. I played several thousand games, and if I had to make a rough estimation of 10 […]

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Rest In Peace, Sean “Vile Rat” Smith
By September 20, 20121 Comments Read More →

Rest In Peace, Sean “Vile Rat” Smith

I played the massively multiplayer online role-playing game EVE Online back in 2006. On the surface, the game is about flying spaceships around and banding together in “corporations” to mine virtual minerals used to make virtual space stations, factories, and bigger spaceships. EVE was part math, part tactics, and all community. You could do very […]

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Is the company behind my Internet spaceship game corrupt?

Is the company behind my Internet spaceship game corrupt?

Warning: this is a long and nerdy post. I have been playing EVE again lately, a Massive Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Game wherein an average of 25,000+ players mine asteroids, blow up computer-controlled pirates, and most importantly, battle other human players over large swaths of virtual territory. Players come together in the forms of corporations, and […]

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EVE of destruction

EVE of destruction

Now that winter’s over and riding season is coming up, I’ve re-activated my accounts on EVE Online, the massively multiplayer online role playing game. Yeah, the timing doesn’t make sense, but EVE gives me something to do instead of traverse my deal of the day sites, looking for something to buy. For those of you […]

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MORG Free, Time Free

MORG Free, Time Free

I’ve been playing Massively Multi-player Online Role Playing Games for quite a long time. I started with Everquest at launch, then Dark Age of Camelot, then Shadowbane, then City of Heroes, (beta-tested Star Wars Galaxies at some point in there), then World of Warcraft, and finally EVE Online. I played Everquest for about three or […]

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