New Eden Grand Prix Winners!!!

We had 18 entrants to our first Grand Prix event and it was a very spirited contest.

Catch the Replay here!!!

1st Place: Zavand Crendraven

2nd Place: Julius Rigel

3rd Place: Kronthar Lionkur

Shout out to our organizers in Noir. particularly N’Hoj Greb, Lioso Cadelanne, Arkentantix CarpeNoctem, Sovereign Apocalypse, and Gabriel Karade.

The Grand Prix was brought to you by EVE-Bet, Noir., and Suddenly Spaceships.

DoW Episode 43 – ‘Phone calls of a sexual nature’

-Turtle and Alek joined by Deletor (and later Hanthion T Chlovirissian) from Noir. Academy and Puppy UK from EVE Co-Pilot on Youtube
-Milwaukee, WI meetup EVE-O thread: http://bit.ly/14Fo8tb
-Video guides, EVE tutorials, and the direction CCP should take the NPE
-Poll Discussion: the BC changes
-Contract Wrap Up: NA. deploys to Syndicate
-Theorycrafting the Micro Jump Drive
-This Week in Mercs: Chitsa Jason launches CSM campaign
-News: CFC/Test reset, Battle of Asakai, RvB Poinen rumble, armor tanking changes
-CSM Update: Progress on the CSM-as-Stakeholder, next expansion theme picked, CSM8 candidates announce early

DoW Episode 42 – Winter Minutes Edition

Hello friends,

Declarations of War is proud to bring you an episode devoted completely to the CSM 7’s recently released minutes from the 2012 Winter Summit. We didn’t stop there; we also convinced TWO CSM8 candidates to come! Mynnna (aka Corestwo) and Ripard Teg join the discussion to help us tackle some of the most important sections of the minutes. Enjoy!

00:04:21 Context of the CSM7 Winter Summit
00:10:40 Thoughts regarding stakeholdership
00:27:10 Null sec 1 & 2
00:54:45 CSM Whitepaper and voting reform
01:08:40 Ship Balancing
01:21:55 Closing thoughts

DoW Episode 39 – “Arydanika Returns”

The wonderful Arydanika returns to Declarations of War for a FULL episode that will ACTUALLY be released!! I know, right? It’s great.

-Thanks to Arydanika for the re-do, shoutouts to CCP Fozzie, Rooks and Kings, Moment of Silence, and the EVE Pod Pack Skype channel
-A nearly tied poll about 0.0 renting sparks an interesting discussion about sov
-Arydanika talks about her latest happenings with the New Eden Open and the Pod Pack channel
-Dec Shield “war” and organizing our space junk on Contract Wrapup
-This Week in Mercs: Wiking Brigade leaves Dec Shield and joins Marmite Collective
-Anticipation builds for HBC vs Stainwagon
-We talk New Eden Open Finals
-New devblogs on the Inventory, Bounties, and War Decs
-CSM breaks new ground with its Development Strategy, look for townhall coming soon
-Superstar Power Ballad