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BB29: Pixels or Passengers?

“EVE Online is renowned for its depth. Its backstory, gameplay and social aspects are all qualities that draw players in. What does immersion in EVE Online mean to you?” I find the universe of EVE beguiling. It is in the quiet moments whilst bereft of purpose that I catch myself Read more…

By Mat Westhorpe, ago
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The Accidental Podcaster

If my trip to Fanfest in March 2011 was my first contact with the passionate core of the EVE Online community I dubbed ‘The Cult of EVE‘, then my summer visit to EVE Vegas was a pilgrimage to rediscover that passionate community and re-energise my love affair with New Eden. Read more…

By Mat Westhorpe, ago
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(Fiction) Meat Salvage

It’s not just the wrecks of ships that get re-used after a battle. Hear the gruesome truth about what lies in store after death for a capsuleer in EVE Online. This is an audio adaption of a short fiction piece written by Seismic Stan. The original can be found here. Read more…

By Mat Westhorpe, ago
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(Fiction) Social Clones

‘Social Clones’ is an audio adaption of a short piece of EVE Online inspired fiction written by Seismic Stan. It focuses on two engineers working deep within the bowels of a space station trying to fix a blocked biomass processor and their unique perspective on a universe filled with space-faring clones. The Read more…

By Mat Westhorpe, ago