Tag Archives: Sleepers

The Jovian Tightrope

First, I have to compliment CCP on at long last reviving the Sleeper storyline in the lore. I think the hype and fervor that has risen in the player base in the last month shows that it was a shrewd marketing and … Continue reading

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The Part In Which I Flip My Desk

So … I have off work this week (Thanksgiving week US). I had grand ambitions. Catch up around the house. Catch up on EVE. Write a Pod and Planet entry. Write a bunch of blog posts on Rhea. I re-read … Continue reading

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The Enemy of My Enemy

This post has been in draft for nearly a year. For a long time, the ties were a bit too loose for me to draw any conclusions. In some ways, they still are. But recently, some things have begun to break loose … Continue reading

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Revenant

So in case you missed it, Hilen Tukoss himself has returned after disappearing nearly three years ago. This is probably due to a lot of things. CCP probably had some old notes that needed a reboot. It might have been … Continue reading

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A Freighter-Load of Wormhole Lore

I was invited to appear on Hydrostatic Podcast Episode 12 to discuss They’re Lying to You and The Arek’Jaalan Initiative. It was a fun discussion; Phyridean, Lockefox and Ashterothi are great hosts. They also mercifully cleaned up the rambling discussion … Continue reading

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They’re Lying To You

So today CCP Fozzie rolled out some details behind two in-character news pieces (here and here). Long story short, the empires are having a contest for who can bring them the most of two of the four kinds of Sleeper … Continue reading

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…and Sometimes You Win

So in the last post I told you about a fleet we took out that had one of the nastiest tactics in w-space used against it – the unexpected Sleeper capital escalation. I mentioned an Interdictor (in that case a … Continue reading

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Sometimes you lose…

I’m going to tell you two stories. They are stories of wormhole combat tactics. They happened on back to back days this week. Yes, I’m aware that the old saying starts with “sometimes you win…” but bear with me. In … Continue reading

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Intercession Audiobook by EVE Reader

The great Zendane at EVE Reader just completed and posted his audiobook version of Intercession. It turned out better than I ever thought possible. He actually recruited several other people to help him with conversation voices and it worked really … Continue reading

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Behind the Curtain

For those curious, I wanted to give a few bits of background to the stories I wrote for Pod and Planet. I’ll work backward, and will bullet point it to TLDR things as much as possible. NOTE: SPOILERS AHEAD; READ … Continue reading

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