209: Porc’in Across America feat. Auraus Porcaleus

“I HAVE THE POWER OF GOD AND ANIME ON MY SIDE!!!”

-Youtuber and small gang PVP powerhouse Auraus Porcaleus (AP for short) joins us for a packed extra long episode

-AP’s favorite ships to fly and fight

-How AP finds fights and figures out which fights to make videos for

-Bastions of War Patch breakdown, specifically how these changes will impact the solo and small gang meta

-A HAC nerf? Should all HACs pay the price for the Muninn’s dominance and how badly will this affect their viability in the meta

-Fleet formations goes bolder than any predicted

-Is BRAVE in trouble? An update on the Big War and the toll it’s taking on some alliances

Dictor pilots post-patch:
  • Sabre 71%, 5 votes
    5 votes 71%
    5 votes - 71% of all votes
  • Eris 29%, 2 votes
    2 votes 29%
    2 votes - 29% of all votes
Total Votes: 7
February 25, 2021 - March 7, 2021
Voting is closed

Video bonuses:

207: Massacre

“Ohhhh my god it’s happening!”

-Update on our recent highsec contracts: Bhaalgorn Brawl AAR!

-Black Mark Award nominations revealed!

-The Massacre of M2-XFE: the devastating (in more ways than one) conclusion to EVE’s most biggest battle yet

-Bonus footage: Artimus’ ESS fight

VOTE NOW FOR THE 2020 BLACK MARK AWARDS!

204: Goodfellas feat. CCP Goodfella and CCP Dopamine

That’s a good question…

http://www.declarationsofwar.com/episodemp3/dow204.mp3

-CCP Goodfella and CCP Dopamine (EVE’s Brand Director and Senior Community Manager respectively) join the show for a wide ranging interview

-The challenges and opportunities of marketing the EVE brand: what’s working and what isn’t?

-The evolution of CCP’s community team

-The development of the EVE streaming community and it’s impact on EVE growth

-Discussion on the relative accessibility of EVE to the casual observer and potential player

-How has COVID-19 affected life at CCP?

-Pochven

-Releasing big patches during a massive EVE conflict and the role of server performance in tipping the outcome of high profile fights

-The Scope and Pulse

-The impact of EVE Echoes on EVE proper

-EVE Tournaments

-Plus: Host highlights and our first Golden Elite supporter (Oh hi Mark!)

202: Refuse to Starve

“Things are going to get a lot more expensive”

-Analysis of the upcoming Resource Depletion Update

-WWB2’s battle lines shift as Pandemic Legacy makes breakthroughs in Querious at the cost of a recaptured Fountain

-Contract Wrap Up: Noir. spends a bloody week in Delve as Imperium adjusts tactics to counter roaming fleets

-Triglavian Endgame approaches: are systems about to be quarantined?

-Rolling Thunder Update buffs BLOPS, but by how much?

-Highlights and Shoutouts: Alek rats in a Curse, Artimus gets top killer, Laeve whores on bot titans, Andy passes his 1T ISK milestone, and a generous donation sets Noir. up for the Core expansion later this year (plus much more!)

-Alek and Artimus unbox and review their DoW and Noir. swag from Redbubble