CSM XII Candidate Roundtable 2

The second panel discussion with candidates for the CSM. Due to only 10 seats open and so many incumbents running for reelection, this year’s roundtables are focusing on the new blood this election. With Alek, Jin, and Artimus pushing for specifics and asking the hard questions this is a can’t miss if you have any open spots on your ballot.

The particpants:

We covered a wide range of topics including the impact of Citadels on sov/FW, CSM communication, the NPE, and several candidate specific questions.

DoW 88: Freeport Emma Watson

“Five and a convo.”

Special Guest: Thaddeus Drake, PVP director for Noir.’s most recent contract target Violent Declaration

-Thaddeus talks about his rise from new player to CEO and FC of a young alliance

Poll Results: Was Phoebe a success?

EVE News:

Contract Wrap Up: Sukanen Slobberknocker, feat. Thaddeus giving the target’s perspective of the campaign

Major announcement of the New Eden Grand Prix, Jan. 17th at 18:00 

CSM Corner:

  • Rhea patch rundown
  • CCP Greyscale now just regular Greyscale
  • Industry Teams removed in a rare, possibly first time, feature removal
  • CSM X campaign madness begins
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DoW 79: Kings of Snuff

“aka BROZAAAAAAH!!!”

-Special guests from Snuff Box: ex-Noir. Academy CEO Brother Zahariel and Wex Manchester

-Filling in for NinjaTurtle this week is Noir. veteran, FC, and financier Kingblade

EVE News: Crius deploys shortly after we record so we have a last minute review of features and likely impacts, PCU Count vs In Game Activity: Is EVE Dying or Just Changing?, Kugutsumen shuts down

Contract Wrap Up: Scrimming on Duality sucks hardcore, along with most of the setups Noir. tested this weekend

This Week In Mercs: A look at the Marmite Collective vs Pursuit of Happiness feud

CSM Corner: CCP is on vacation aside from the Crius deployment, the participants of the next summit have been announced

Ending Song: Sailor Moon Theme (classic 😉 )

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CSM9 Issue Panel: Industry

Featuring CSM9 candidates Mynnna, Steve Ronuken, and Sugar Kyle

Topics covered: Industry UI, each candidates thoughts on the direction indy improvements should take, highsec production capacity, impact of FW on lowsec industry, Farms and Fields from the producer perspective

Recorded the day before the release of today’s dev blog regarding changes to refining. Kudos to CSM8 incumbent Mynnna for being able to stop himself from letting the cat out of the bag during this in depth discussion.

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