Broken Paramedic

EVE Community Media Power

Art imitates life they say. In many ways, EVE too imitates life with its long history of virtual cultures evolving to compete, collude and conquer. It strikes me that New Eden’s accelerated process of simulating reality’s rise and fall of dynasties and cultural trends seems to be coming full circle Read more…

By Mat Westhorpe, ago
Broken Paramedic

Tips for Tools

EVE Online has been publicly playable for 11 years, but its development began in the final years of the previous century. Few games can boast a lifespan equal to half that. But, despite EVE’s continued growth, it is a victim of its own success. In such a lengthy time period, Read more…

By Mat Westhorpe, ago
Broken Paramedic

Last Mother’s Day

My Mother inspired this blog. When I was forced to retire from the ambulance service in 2012 due to a back injury, it was Mum who directed my continued concerns about the direction of pre-hospital healthcare toward writing about it. Together, we created the Broken Paramedic and she became my Read more…