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    The big challenge for CCP, I reckon, is making sure they don't blow up the economy in the process.
    Would that be such a bad thing?
    Yes. Not only would it rob the game of one of its most interesting elements, but it would cause production to grind to a halt. T2 and T3 production is based on a massive, interconnected web of resource generation and manufacturing, and no one is going to do that work if they can't profit from it.
    What if other people profit from it? Eg: the ones doing bthe disruption?
    Then I hope no one minds a lack of HACs, Dictors, and T2 mods...
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    The big challenge for CCP, I reckon, is making sure they don't blow up the economy in the process.
    Would that be such a bad thing?
    Yes. Not only would it rob the game of one of its most interesting elements, but it would cause production to grind to a halt. T2 and T3 production is based on a massive, interconnected web of resource generation and manufacturing, and no one is going to do that work if they can't profit from it.
    What if other people profit from it? Eg: the ones doing bthe disruption?
    Then I hope no one minds a lack of HACs, Dictors, and T2 mods...
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    Have to go back to officer fitting the suicide roam titans.

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    Ok...now I just read CCP is potentially changing it's stance on warp core stabs

    All the jokes regarding GHSC Raven's aside and all the wasted aggro timers thanks to a spread of WCS cheese.....what is happening? No local and now this?

    Screw subbing....its the end of the world as we know it (and I feel fine ).

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    What, stabs are the FOTM currently?

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    no, just hilmar probably tried solo roaming for the first time in 15 years, lost a kill to being terrible and assumed stabs ruined his fun.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duckslayer View Post
    no, just hilmar probably tried solo roaming for the first time in 15 years, lost a kill to being terrible and assumed stabs ruined his fun.
    Gotta take the wins no matters where they come from.

    Have they said what they want to do with stabs?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duckslayer View Post
    no, just hilmar probably tried solo roaming for the first time in 15 years, lost a kill to being terrible and assumed stabs ruined his fun.
    mate, not now
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    Quote Originally Posted by depili View Post
    What, stabs are the FOTM currently?
    When were they not?

    Back in the good ole days some pewpewcorps would not even take you/kick you if your lossmails showed stab use. Ehonor aside the things gimped the shit out of pewpew fits (GHSC and other evil herded-cat killers excepted) increasing lock time to pointless levels.

    In those same old fun days when mission busting in low sec was my favorite pastime and in more modern w-space multiple points on a covops Cheetah/Stiletto (if mucking about in null) and multi-point Arazu generally took care of all but the worst offenders. I learned pretty quick to bump everything .

    I have not played since mid-2016 so couldn't say if WCS is FOTM or just normal circumstantial use.

    On another note I actually went to download the client again and sub for 3 months to check it out; however, gonna stay on the fence for now until permanence of disappearing local is guaranteed and no retarded null-sec sov-holding malarky module magically re-enables local. It's also summertime, golf course/beach is calling, and Battlestar Galactica: Deadlock among other games has my current attention.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RuleOfTheBone View Post
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    What, stabs are the FOTM currently?
    When were they not?

    Back in the good ole days some pewpewcorps would not even take you/kick you if your lossmails showed stab use. Ehonor aside the things gimped the shit out of pewpew fits (GHSC and other evil herded-cat killers excepted) increasing lock time to pointless levels.

    In those same old fun days when mission busting in low sec was my favorite pastime and in more modern w-space multiple points on a covops Cheetah/Stiletto (if mucking about in null) and multi-point Arazu generally took care of all but the worst offenders. I learned pretty quick to bump everything .

    I have not played since mid-2016 so couldn't say if WCS is FOTM or just normal circumstantial use.

    On another note I actually went to download the client again and sub for 3 months to check it out; however, gonna stay on the fence for now until permanence of disappearing local is guaranteed and no retarded null-sec sov-holding malarky module magically re-enables local. It's also summertime, golf course/beach is calling, and Battlestar Galactica: Deadlock among other games has my current attention.
    I never had a problem in the past with countering WCS I don't know why that ginger pillock is moaning about it now. I'll bet he still thinks Bill Clinton is president of the US.

    As regards to the local nerf... well it's another nail in the coffin of my play-style (solo nomad) and as I used to be in NPC null pretty much 99% of the time I pretty much can't do anything atm unless I join some group or another which I really can't be bothered with. I did take a solo BS out the other day into low sec for some old school lulz and got dropped within 3 jumps.... ho hum

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    The big challenge for CCP, I reckon, is making sure they don't blow up the economy in the process.
    Would that be such a bad thing?
    Yes. Not only would it rob the game of one of its most interesting elements, but it would cause production to grind to a halt. T2 and T3 production is based on a massive, interconnected web of resource generation and manufacturing, and no one is going to do that work if they can't profit from it.
    What if other people profit from it? Eg: the ones doing bthe disruption?
    Then I hope no one minds a lack of HACs, Dictors, and T2 mods...
    The economy has already blown up. Just look how many structures certain groups can drop with little consideration for the economics involved.

    The whole point of a market economy is to distribute scarce resources efficiently, if resources aren't scarce you don't need a market system.
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    Quote Originally Posted by depili View Post
    What, stabs are the FOTM currently?
    Stabs were a problem with defensive plexing, but that role has now been taken over by Ventures and their built in bonus. You can always fit 2 scrams to counter and that seems to surprise a lot of them.

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