DoW 123: The Best Worst Episode Ever

In which Alek’s mic fucks up to the point where¬†reconstructive surgery was needed to save some amazing content.¬†

-Former Noir. XO and current important person in Pandemic Horde Nidia Masters returns to the podcast

-EVE Vegas! Alek and Nidia tell the tales of one of the biggest live events of the year

-EVE Valkyrie: Alek flies¬†logistics for Chessur and gets his mind blown, the cast discusses the potential of EVE’s hottest VR property

-DJ Big Country passes away suddenly and is fondly remembered for his contributions to the community and EVE podcasting

Engineering Complexes: The cast dives deep on the new line of structures, their likely impacts on the EVE economy, and how structures in general have reshaped the game

Highsec mercs and the impact of Citadels on the merc meta in EVE

-Imperium expands in the southwest as NC. takes a foothold in Tribute

-Jin and Nidia dive deep on the factors driving the faction battleship meta

DoW 76: Fallen Angels

“I don’t know what more to say about it: it sucks”

-Noir. director Deletor subs in for NinjaTurtle this week

Poll Results/Discussion: Do these new lowsec drops make you want to move there?

EVE News: CCP lays off high-profile staff, An investigative report into the death of World of Darkness, CSM8 Vice Chair Ripard Teg retires from blogging, and Kronos first impressions

Contract Wrap Up: Noir. is reminded why they don’t do assassination contracts and ATXII preparations begin

This Week In Mercs:¬†Narwhals Ate My Duck returns, Pursuit of Happiness vs Marmite Collective + Darwin’s Lemmings (payback’s a bitch), and shortly thereafter Darwin’s Lemmings shuts its doors

CSM Corner: CSM9 gets onboarding meetings with key devs in advance of the summer summit

Master Class: Shield Ishtars, how to use them and how to beat them

Outro: I Burn, RWBY